Roone Arledge Biography

Roone Pinckney Arledge, Jr. was an American sports and news broadcasting pioneer who was president of ABC Sports from 1968 until 1986 and ABC News from 1977 until 1998, and a key part of the company's rise to competition with the two other main television networks, NBC and CBS, in the 1960s, '70s, '80s and '90s. He created many programs still airing today, such as Monday Night Football, ABC World News, Primetime, Nightline and 20/20. Source: Wikipedia

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Name:
Roone Arledge
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter
Date of Birth:
July 8, 1931
Astrological Sign:
Cancer
Date of Death:
December 5, 2002
Age at Death:
71
Cause of Death:
Prostate cancer
Marriages
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