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Les Keiter (1919–2009)

Les Keiter was born on April 27, 1919. He attended the University of Washington where he met and married Lila Hamerslough. The couple moved to Hawaii the year they were married. Their Les Keiter did baseball re-creations, something that was common in those days. Returning to the mainland he became one of the most well known sportscasters of ... See full bio »

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Known For

Hawaii Five-O
Hawaii Five-O Announcer / Gen. Cardell / General Cole / Mark Maynard / Moderator / Newscaster / Perstin Franklin / Reporter / Tennis announcer
(1970-1979)
1960 AFL Championship Game
1960 AFL Championship Game Himself - Sideline Reporter
(1961)
1982 Aloha Bowl
1982 Aloha Bowl Himself - Sideline Reporter
(1982)
Sonny Liston vs. Albert Westphal
Sonny Liston vs. Albert Westphal Himself - Ringside Commentator
(1961)

Filmography

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 1970-1979 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series)
Mark Maynard / Announcer / Newscaster / ...
- Good Help Is Hard to Find (1979) ... Mark Maynard
- Sign of the Ram (1979) ... Announcer
- A Distant Thunder (1978) ... Newscaster
- Small Potatoes (1978) ... Moderator
- A Short Walk on the Longshore (1978) ... Reporter
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 1982 1982 Aloha Bowl (TV Movie)
Himself - Sideline Reporter
 1972 World Heavyweight Championship: Joe Frazier vs. Ron Stander (TV Movie)
Himself - Ringside Commentator
 1961 1960 AFL Championship Game (TV Special)
Himself - Sideline Reporter
 1961 Sonny Liston vs. Albert Westphal (Short)
Himself - Ringside Commentator
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Personal Details

Other Works:

New York Knicks Announcer 1955 to 1962 See more »

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1 Print Biography | See more »

Alternate Names:

Lester Keiter
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Trivia:

Living in retirement in Hawaii. See more »

Nickname:

The General

Star Sign:

Taurus

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