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David K. Blase is an actor, known for Breaking Away (1979).

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The race announcer in Breaking Away, he was the real-life inspiration for Steve Tesich's Italian-posing, bicycle enthusiast Dave Stoller. Both Blase and Tesich competed on the same team in the Little 500 race at IU in 1962, Blase completing 136 laps solo is legendary. And yes, he loved everything Italian like the character Stoller.

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