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Peter Gent (I) (1942–2011)

Peter Gent was born on August 23, 1942 in Bangor, Michigan, USA as George Davis Peter Gent. He was a writer, known for North Dallas Forty (1979), 1966 NFL Championship Game (1967) and ESPN SportsCentury (1999). He died on September 30, 2011 in Bangor. See full bio »

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 1979 North Dallas Forty (novel) / (screenplay)
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 2004 ESPN SportsCentury (TV Series documentary)
- Jerry's Cowboys (2004) ... Himself
- Tom Landry (2004) ... Himself
 1997 Sports on the Silver Screen (TV Movie documentary)
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 1967 1966 NFL Championship Game (TV Special)
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Other Works:

(novel) "North Dallas after 40". New York: Signet, 1990. ISBN-10: 0451169034; ISBN-13: 9780451169037 See more »

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1 Print Biography | 2 Articles | See more »


6' 4" (1.93 m)

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Presented the Michigan State University Scholar-Athlete Alumni Award for outstanding post-graduation achievements by Rev. Jesse Jackson, at the Spartan Academic Excellence Gala - April 2000. See more »

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