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Shirley Povich (1905–1998)

Shirley Povich was born on July 15, 1905 in Bar Harbor, Maine, USA as Shirley Lewis Povich. He was married to Ethyl Friedman. He died on June 4, 1998 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. See full bio »

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Baseball Himself
ESPN SportsCentury
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 1998 The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg (Documentary) (in loving memory of)
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 2005 Mornings with Shirley Povich: A Century of Writing Sports (TV Movie documentary)
 2000-2003 ESPN SportsCentury (TV Series documentary)
Himself / Himself (sportswriter)
- New York Yankees: Part 1 (2003) ... Himself
- Bill Tilden (2003) ... Himself
- Arnold 'Red' Auerbach (2000) ... Himself
- Joe Louis (2000) ... Himself (sportswriter)
- Rocky Marciano (2000) ... Himself
 1998 The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg (Documentary)
Himself - interviewee
 1994 Baseball (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- A National Heirloom (1994) ... Himself
- Something Like a War (1994) ... Himself
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 2004 Bud Greenspan's Reflections (TV Series documentary)
- Pound for Pound (2004) ... Himself

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5' 8" (1.73 m)

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Father of Maury Povich. See more »

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