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Curtis Karl Merz Edit Profile

Radio personality , athlete

Curtis Karl Merz, American radio personality, retired athlete. Named All-American Player Look magazine, 1958, #1 Kansas City disc jockey, 1978. Member NFL Alumni Association.

Background

Merz, Curtis Karl was born on April 17, 1938 in Newark. Son of Fritz George and Elise (Grupp) Merz.

Education

Bachelor, Iowa University, 1962.

Career

Football player Winnipeg (Canada) Blue Bombers, 1960-1961, Ottawa (Canada) Rough Riders, 1960-1961, Dallas Texans, 1961-1962, Kansas City (Missouri) Chiefs, 1963-1968. Disc jockey Station WDAF, Kansas City, 1969-1974, Station KWBZ, Kansas City, 1974-1984, Station KGBX, Springfield, Missouri, since 1984.

Membership

Member NFL Alumni Association.

Connections

Married Marilyn Jean Miller.

father:
Fritz George Merz

mother:
Elise (Grupp) Merz

spouse:
Marilyn Jean Miller.