BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A local TV icon has passed away.
Mac McGarry, the longtime host of quiz show “It’s Academic,” has died.
He was 87.
“It’s Academic,” which airs right here on WJZ-TV, first debuted in October 1961.
The Saturday morning program is the longest running television quiz show in the world.
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