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Broadcaster - Historical Events
Date Event
1948-09-24

Mildred Gillars (Axis Sally), an American broadcaster employed by the Third Reich in Nazi Germany to proliferate propaganda during World War II, pleads not guilty to eight chargs of treason in Washington, DC

1956-08-06

After going bankrupt in 1955, the American broadcaster DuMont Television Network makes its final broadcast, a boxing match from St. Nicholas Arena.

1967-04-09

Shortwave broadcaster Radio NY Worldwide's transmitter burns down

1989-02-02

NL announces Yanks' broadcaster Bill White will be 1st black president

1989-06-08

Pirates score 10 in 1st (their best inning since 1942), prompts Pirate broadcaster Jim Rooker to say he would walk from Pitts to Phila if Pirates lost, Phillies beat them 15-11, Rooker walks at end of season

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Broadcaster - Notable Birthdays

Louis TherouxMay 20, 1970

Jay OnraitAug 29, 1974

Broadcaster - Birthdays
Date Event
1891-10-25

Father Coughlin, Roman Catholic priest and pro-Fascist radio broadcaster (d. 1979)

1893-05-08

Teddy Wakelam, English sports broadcaster and rugby union player (d. 1963)

1897-06-22

Edmund A. Chester, American broadcaster and journalist (d. 1973)

1898-02-18

K'Tut Tantri, broadcaster/hotelier

1908-06-27

William Eric David Davis, broadcaster

1908-10-29

Stewart Myles MacPherson, broadcaster

1908-12-20

Norman Hackforth, broadcaster

1909-02-24

Jean Yves Morvan Marin, broadcaster

1910-07-10

Ronald Fletcher, broadcaster

1912-01-12

Peter Pooley, broadcaster

1913-04-29

Thomas Chalmers, broadcaster

1913-05-25

Richard Dimbleby, British journalist and broadcaster (d. 1965)

1915-11-04

Courtenay E Benson, broadcaster

1916-01-24

Jack Brickhouse, American sports broadcaster (d. 1998)

1916-04-12

Brian Connell, writer/broadcaster

1916-05-07

Huw Wheldon, British broadcaster (d. 1986)

1916-05-16

Bernard Braden, broadcaster/actor (All Night Lone, Full Treatment)

1916-06-20

Johnny Morris, British broadcaster/actor (Once in a Lifetime)

1920-04-29

Edward Blishen, writer teacher/broadcaster

1920-12-18

Willis Conover, broadcaster

1921-01-09

Lister Sinclair, Canadian broadcaster and playwright (d. 2006)

1921-05-23

Montague Modlyn, broadcaster

1921-11-22

Brian Cleeve, Irish broadcaster (d. 2003)

1923-04-20

Mother Angelica, American nun and broadcaster

1923-08-18

John Mason, Sir Patrick Moore: Astronomer, Broadcaster, Eccentric

1923-12-23

Kenneth Henry Lowry Lamb, broadcaster

1924-12-20

Judy LaMarsh, Canadian politician and broadcaster (d. 1980)

1925-08-02

Alan Wicker, British broadcaster

1925-11-18

Alex Macintosh, broadcaster/actor (Hell Fight)

1926-01-11

Phil Sidey, broadcaster

1926-07-01

Franclaois-Regis Bastide, writer/broadcaster

1927-09-11

Vernon Corea, Sri Lankan broadcaster (d. 2002)

1928-01-30

Andrew Salkey, author editor/broadcaster

1929-02-15

Gerald Harper, broadcaster/actor (Tunes of Glory, Extra Day)

1929-05-29

Katie Boyle, [Lady Sander Saunders], British broadcaster

1929-09-23

Wally Whyton, musician/broadcaster

1929-09-25

Barbara Walters, American broadcaster

1929-11-21

Laurier LaPierre, Canadian journalist, broadcaster and senator

1930-04-16

Frank Page, British broadcaster/actor (Hudson Hawk, Dark Dancer)

1930-12-26

Sayed Mutawli imam ad-Darsh, scholar/broadcaster

1931-05-21

Desmond Wilcox, broadcaster

1932-01-26

Ronald Allison, British author/broadcaster

1932-09-25

Andrew Gardner, British broadcaster

1933-03-06

William Davis, author/broadcaster (Battle at Bull Run)

1933-04-16

Joan Bakewell, British broadcaster/actress (Cold Comfort Farm)

1933-09-25

Hubie Brown, American basketball coach and broadcaster

1934-04-04

Dorothy Lousie Grenfell Williams, broadcaster

1934-04-16

Richard Kenshaw, British broadcaster

1935-03-28

Michael Parkinson, English broadcaster

1935-07-16

Tom Rosenthal, publisher/British broadcaster

1935-07-28

Simon Dee, British television broadcaster

1935-12-27

Norma Rae Beatty Ashby, broadcaster/TV producer

1936-08-01

Laurie Taylor, Liverpool, English sociologist and broadcaster (BBC Radio 4)

1936-09-27

Gordon Honeycombe, broadcaster/author

1937-04-09

Valerie Singleton, British broadcaster

1938-03-29

Margaret Howard, British broadcaster

1938-09-02

Glyn Worsnip, broadcaster

1938-10-12

Bob Miller, American NHL broadcaster

1939-04-16

Donald MacCormick, British broadcaster

1939-07-12

Phillip Adams, Australian broadcaster and journalist

1939-07-16

Mary Parkinson, British broadcaster

1940-02-20

Jimmy Greaves, British broadcaster/soccer player

1940-03-03

Owen Spencer-Thomas, English broadcaster, journalist and Anglican clergyman

1940-04-10

Gloria Hunniford, British broadcaster/actress (Old Curiosity Shop)

1942-01-10

Jack Regan, broadcaster

1942-02-20

Charlie Gillett, Lancashire, rock broadcaster (Sound of the City)

1942-06-23

Martin Rees, Sir Patrick Moore: Astronomer, Broadcaster, Eccentric

1942-10-29

Johan Fleming Ramsland, British broadcaster

1943-04-06

Roger Cook, investigative journalist/broadcaster

1943-10-02

Anna Ford, British broadcaster/actress (Secret Policeman's Ball)

1944-02-02

Karen Foss, American broadcaster

1944-04-19

Margo MacDonald, Scotish national broadcaster

1945-09-14

Martin Tyler, British sports broadcaster

1946-04-17

Henry Kelly, British broadcaster

1946-12-19

Rosemary Conley, English businesswoman, author and broadcaster

1946-12-26

Lisette Hordijk, Dutch TV broadcaster

1947-04-04

Ray Fosse, American baseball player and broadcaster

1947-10-09

Tony Zappone, American broadcaster, journalist, author, photographer

1947-10-13

Jerry Trupiano, American sports broadcaster

1947-12-28

Andrew Olle, broadcaster

1948-05-29

Michael Berkley, composer/broadcaster

1948-08-22

Rob Buckman, British broadcaster/actor (Pink Medicine Show)

1949-03-30

Sue Cook, British broadcaster

1949-06-23

Gordon Bray, Australian sports broadcaster

1949-07-17

Charlie Steiner, American sports broadcaster

1949-10-13

Tom Mees, American sports broadcaster (d. 1996)

1950-04-22

Jancis Robinson, wine writer/broadcaster

1950-05-11

Jeremy Paxman, broadcaster

1951-09-29

Mike Enriquez, Philippine broadcaster

1952-05-05

Campbell McComas, Australian impersonator and broadcaster (d. 2005)

1953-06-07

Dougie Donnelly, Scottish television broadcaster

1953-06-22

Bruce McAvaney, Australian sports broadcaster

1954-05-11

Lubomir Stoykov, Bulgarian journalist and broadcaster

1954-05-18

Martyn Wiley, writer/broadcaster

1954-09-27

Ray Hadley, Australian radio broadcaster

1954-11-08

David Bret, Anglo-French biographer and broadcaster

1956-04-28

Jeremy John Beadle, writer/broadcaster

1956-05-11

Alex Lester, British broadcaster

1957-04-09

Brian Alexander, British broadcaster

1957-08-08

Nancy Glass, TV broadcaster (American Journal)

1957-12-26

Dermot Murnaghan, British broadcaster

1958-03-17

Pat Bolland, Canadian Broadcaster

1958-04-29

Gary Cohen, Baseball broadcaster

1959-05-17

Jim Nantz, American broadcaster

1960-03-10

Anne MacKenzie, journalist and broadcaster

1960-04-04

Jonathan Agnew, Macclesfield, Cheshire, English cricket broadcaster

1961-01-06

Howie Long, former NFL tackle/actor/broadcaster (Broken Arrow)

1961-08-13

Stuart Maconie, English music writer and broadcaster

1961-09-24

Allen Bestwick, Nascar broadcaster

1962-06-25

Phill Jupitus, English comedian and broadcaster

1963-03-20

Manabu Suzuki, Japanese racing driver and broadcaster

1964-04-08

Lisa Guerrero, American sports broadcaster

1965-03-04

Andrew Collins, English journalist, scriptwriter and broadcaster

1966-07-16

Johnny Vaughan, English writer and broadcaster

1967-01-07

Mark Lamarr, British comedian and broadcaster

1969-04-25

Joe Buck, American sports broadcaster

1969-11-12

Jason Cundy, English footballer and broadcaster

1970-05-20

Louis Theroux, Singapore, English television broadcaster (Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends, When Louis Met....)

1972-03-09

Spencer Howson, Australian radio broadcaster

1973-11-03

Nemone, athlete and broadcaster

1974-08-29

Jay Onrait, Athabasca Alberta, Canadian sports broadcaster (TSN, Fox Sports 1)

1977-05-07

Patrick Johnson, American broadcaster

1979-05-04

Wes Butters, British broadcaster

1983-07-11

Evan Roberts, American radio broadcaster

Broadcaster - Notable Weddings

Paul HarveyJun 4, 1940

David AttenboroughFeb 17, 1950

Vin ScullyFeb 15, 1958

Howard SternJun 4, 1978

Broadcaster - Weddings
Date Event
1940-06-04

Radio broadcaster Paul Harvey (21) weds radio producer Lynne Cooper

1950-02-17

Natural history broadcaster David Attenborough (24) weds Jane Elizabeth Ebsworth Oriel

1958-02-15

Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully (30) weds model Joan Crawford in California

1973-11-10

Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully (45) weds Sandra Hunt

1978-06-04

Broadcaster Howard Stern (24) marries Alison Berns at Temple Ohabei Shalom, Brookline Massachusetts.

1986-06-21

The Boomtown Rats singer Bob Geldof (34) weds broadcaster and writer Paula Yates (27) in Las Vegas

Broadcaster - Notable Deaths

Paul HarveyFeb 28, 2009

Broadcaster - Deaths
Date Event
1963-07-10

Teddy Wakelam, English sports broadcaster and rugby union player (b. 1893)

1965-12-22

Richard Dimbleby, English journalist and broadcaster (b. 1913)

1973-10-14

Edmund A. Chester, American broadcaster and journalist (b. 1897)

1979-12-09

Fulton J Sheen, archbishop/religious broadcaster, dies in NYC at 84

1980-10-27

Judy LaMarsh, Canadian politician, author and broadcaster (b. 1924)

1981-01-07

Alvar Lidell, UK radio broadcaster (b. 1908)

1988-06-08

Russell Harty, broadcaster, dies

1990-03-15

Tom Harmon, American football player and broadcaster (b. 1919)

1994-01-23

Brian Redhead, English journalist and broadcaster (b. 1929)

1994-05-06

Montague Modlyn, broadcaster, dies at 72

1994-08-11

Dorothy Lousie Grenfell Williams, broadcaster, dies at 60

1994-10-30

Martyn Wiley, writer/broadcaster, dies at 40

1995-02-05

Courtenay E Benson, broadcaster, dies at 79

1995-03-28

Jack Regan, broadcaster, dies at 53

1995-04-16

Stewart Myles MacPherson, broadcaster, dies at 86

1995-04-28

Andrew Salkey, author editor/broadcaster, dies at 67

1995-06-21

Kenneth Henry Lowry Lamb, broadcaster, dies at 71

1995-07-12

Michael Clegg, naturalist/broadcaster, dies at 62

1995-08-21

Len Martin, sports broadcaster, dies at 76

1995-08-30

Thomas Chalmers, broadcaster, dies at 82

1995-10-15

Phil Sidey, broadcaster, dies at 69

1995-11-10

Margaret Annie Nan Macdonald, broadcaster, dies at 87

1995-12-12

Andrew Olle, broadcaster, dies at 48

1995-12-27

Jeremy John Beadle, writer/broadcaster, dies at 39

1996-02-05

Peter Pooley, broadcaster, dies at 84

1996-02-06

Ronald Fletcher, broadcaster, dies at 85

1996-04-29

David William Eric Davis, broadcaster, dies at 87

1996-05-17

Willis Conover, broadcaster, dies at 75

1996-06-06

Glyn Worsnip, broadcaster, dies at 57

1996-10-29

Patricia Ticia Anne Ingrams, broadcaster, dies at 50

1996-11-17

Johan Fleming Ramsland, broadcaster, dies at 54

1996-12-13

Edward Blishen, writer teacher/broadcaster, dies at 76

1996-12-14

Norman Hackforth, broadcaster, dies at 88

1997-01-22

Wally Whyton, musician/broadcaster, dies at 66

1997-07-27

K'Tut Tantri, broadcaster/hotelier, dies at 99

1997-09-07

Alex Macintosh, broadcaster/actor (Hell Fight), dies at 72

1997-09-25

Sayed Mutawli ad Imam scholar/broadcaster-Darsh, dies at 66

1999-01-30

Ed Herlihy, American broadcaster (b. 1909)

2000-02-08

Bob Collins, American radio broadcaster (b.1942)

2002-01-24

Peter Gzowski, Canadian broadcaster, writer and reporter (b. 1934)

2002-09-23

Veteran BBC/Radio Ceylon Broadcaster, Vernon Corea died in New Malden, Surrey, UK at 75

2004-03-30

Hubert Gregg, British broadcaster (b. 1914)

2004-06-02

Loyd Sigmon, American amateur ("ham") radio broadcaster (b. 1909)

2004-10-25

John Peel, English DJ and Broadcaster dies of a heart attack aged 65

2005-01-08

Campbell McComas, Australian impersonator and broadcaster (b. 1952)

2005-01-13

Earl Cameron, Canadian broadcaster (b. 1915)

2005-02-21

Eugene Scott, American religious broadcaster (b. 1929)

2005-10-18

Bill King, American sports broadcaster (b. 1927)

2006-02-24

John Martin, Canadian broadcaster (b. 1947)

2006-07-06

Tom Weir, Scottish climber, author and broadcaster (b. 1914)

2006-10-16

Lister Sinclair, Canadian broadcaster and playwright (b. 1921)

2006-12-18

Mike Dickin, British radio broadcaster (b. 1943)

2007-04-01

Herb Carneal, American sports broadcaster (b. 1923

2007-08-10

Tony Wilson, British music personality and broadcaster (b. 1950)

2007-10-01

Ned Sherrin, English broadcaster, author and stage director (b. 1931)

2007-11-06

George Grljusich, Australian sports broadcaster (b. c1939)

2008-02-27

Myron Cope, American sports broadcaster (b. 1929)

2008-04-25

Humphrey Lyttelton, Jazz musician and broadcaster, (b. 1921)

2008-04-30

John Cargher, Australian radio broadcaster (b. 1919)

2008-08-03

Skip Caray, American TV and radio broadcaster (b. 1939)

2009-01-11

David Vine, British sports broadcaster (b. 1936)

2009-02-07

Brian Naylor (broadcaster), Australian television presenter (b. 1931)

2009-02-26

Norm Van Lier, Basketball player and broadcaster (b. 1947)

2009-02-26

Johnny Kerr, Basketball player and Chicago Bulls broadcaster (b. 1932)

2009-02-28

Paul Harvey, American radio broadcaster, dies at 90

2009-04-15

Clement Freud, British writer, broadcaster and former liberal MP (b.1924)

2009-09-19

Eduard Zimmermann, German broadcaster (b. 1929)

2010-04-30

Gerry Ryan, Irish radio broadcaster (b. 1956)

2010-12-02

Ron Santo, American baseball player and broadcaster (b. 1940)

2010-12-05

Don Meredith, American football player and broadcaster (b. 1938)

2011-03-19

Kym Bonython, Australian radio broadcaster, jazz musician, speedway promoter (b. 1920)

2011-05-07

Big George, British broadcaster, composer, bandleader and musician (b. 1957)

2013-02-01

Sir Paul Holmes, New Zealand media broadcaster, dies from prostate cancer and heart problems at 62

2013-05-17

Ken Venturi, American golfer and sports broadcaster, dies from multiple infections at 82

2013-08-31

David Frost, British broadcaster, dies from a heart attack at 74

2015-01-06

John Mason, Sir Patrick Moore: Astronomer, Broadcaster, Eccentric

2015-12-19

Jimmy Hill, former footballer and broadcaster, dies aged 87

2016-03-17

Cliff Michelmore: BBC radio and TV broadcaster dies aged 96

2016-03-24

Joe Garagiola, ex-player turned glib broadcaster, dies at 90

2016-04-17

Television and radio broadcaster Bruce Mansfield dies aged 71

2016-04-23

Renowned New Zealand sports broadcaster Peter Sellers dies aged 94

2016-08-25

Veteran Wellington broadcaster Justin du Fresne dies aged 74

2016-09-11

Sports Broadcaster Norman May Dead, Aged 88

2016-11-08

Veteran BBC broadcaster Jimmy Young dies aged 95

2016-12-13

Australian broadcaster, writer and filmmaker Anne Deveson dies aged 86

2016-12-16

Craig Sager, beloved NBA broadcaster, dies aged 65

2017-01-18

Prominent Maori broadcaster Kingi Ihaka dies aged 74

2017-04-06

Veteran BBC broadcaster Brian Matthew dies aged 88

2017-06-15

Legendary sports broadcaster Fred Cogley dies aged 82

2017-08-26

Drew Morphett, veteran sports broadcaster, dies at 69


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