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Tom Harmon (I) (1919–1990)

Tom Harmon was a legendary college football player who became a sportscaster and sired TV superstar Mark Harmon (who also played college football at UCLA). Harmon starred for the University of Michigan, being voted All-American his junior and senior years and winning the Heisman Trophy in 1940 as a senior. As a wolverine, he led college football in... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »

Filmography

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 1984 Pigs vs. Freaks (TV Movie)
Game Announcer
 1982 The Greatest American Hero (TV Series)
 1975 Return to Campus
Sports announcer
 1975 Emergency! (TV Series)
Newscaster
- 905-Wild (1975) ... Newscaster (uncredited)
 1974 Sonic Boom (Short)
Officer Candy
 1966 Run for Your Life (TV Series)
Sports Announcer
- The Dark Beyond the Door (1966) ... Sports Announcer
 1962 Pages of Death (Short)
Narrator
 1954-1957 The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series)
Dodger Sportscaster / Cameo
- Freddie and the Brooklyn Dodgers (1957) ... Dodger Sportscaster
- Deadeye at the Golden Nugget (1954) ... Cameo
 1955 An Annapolis Story
Announcer
 1953 The All American
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 1953 The Caddy
Announcer
 1952 Bonzo Goes to College
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 1952 Pat and Mike
Sportscaster (uncredited)
 1948 Triple Threat
Announcer
 1947 The Spirit of West Point
Radio Sportscaster
 1941 Harmon of Michigan
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Show Show Self (17 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

With Curt Gowdy, Tom Harmon anchored coverage of the 1964 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo for NBC Television - including the opening ceremonies, which were broadcast live via satellite, in color.

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Tommy Harmon

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Trivia:

Ex-father-in-law of Ricky Nelson, Mark Tinker and John DeLorean. See more »

Nickname:

Old 98

Star Sign:

Libra

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