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Fran Tarkenton

Fran Tarkenton was born on February 3, 1940 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Francis Asbury Tarkenton. He is an actor, known for NFL Monday Night Football (1970), That's Incredible! Reunion (1988) and 1982 NFL Pro Bowl (1982). He is married to Linda. They have one child. He was previously married to Anna Elaine Merrell. See full bio »

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Known For

NFL Monday Night Football
NFL Monday Night Football Himself - Color Commentator / Himself - Minnesota Vikings Quarterback / Himself - New York Giants Quarterback
(1970-1983)
1982 NFL Pro Bowl
1982 NFL Pro Bowl Himself - Color Commentator
(1982)
1980 NFL Pro Bowl
1980 NFL Pro Bowl Himself - Color Commentator
(1980)

Filmography

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 1984-1985 1st & Ten: The Championship (TV Series)
Play-by-play Announcer / Play-by-play announcer
- You Are Who You Eat (1985) ... Play-by-play Announcer (uncredited)
- Wine Time (1985) ... Play-by-play Announcer
- Uneasy Lies the Head (1985) ... Play-by-play Announcer
- The Sins of the Quarterback (1985) ... Play-by-play Announcer
- Super Bull Sunday (1985) ... Play-by-play Announcer (uncredited)
 1981 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
Sportscaster
- Fruits of the Poisonous Tree (1981) ... Sportscaster (voice)
 1970 MASH
Football Player - 325th Evac. (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Book, with Tad Tuleja: "How to Motivate People: The Team Strategy for Success". New York: HarperCollins. ISBN: 0060155434 See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Article | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Trivia:

Started the opening game of his rookie season (1961) with the Minnesota Vikings and tossed four touchdown passes in a 37-13 win against the Chicago Bears. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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