Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy.
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Hosted a 15-minute television program on Saturdays called "Little League Baseball School" in 1953. On the program on May 16, 1953 his guests were Tommy Henrich and Johnny Mize.
1 Biographical Movie |
6 Print Biographies |
5 Portrayals |
1 Interview |
4 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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[While announcing an Monday Night Football game] "Films from tonight's game should be taken to schools all across the country as an example of a study in futility."
On Dec. 8, 1980 at 11:30 pm while broadcasting a game between the Miami Dolphins and New England Patriots on NFL Monday Night Football
(1970), he was the first person to publicly announce the death of John Lennon
. This was long before there was the Internet and 24-hour news channels. Concidentally, Lennon had appeared in the broadcast booth on NFL Monday Night Football
(1970) exactly five years ...
Strange accent, exaggeratedly impeccable diction, and snarky demeanor
"Humble" Howard Cosell