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Kenneth Robert Coleman
Birth: Apr. 22, 1925
Quincy
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Aug. 21, 2003
Plymouth
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA

Sports Broadcaster. Coleman did play-by-play coverage in both radio and television. From 1952 to 1965, he was the voice of both the Cleveland Indians (baseball) and Cleveland Browns (football). During this time, he called every touchdown by NFL great, Jim Brown. From 1965 to 1975, and from 1979 until his retirement in 1989, he covered Boston Red Sox games. His broadcast partners included Johnny Pesky and Ned Martin. Coleman was the author of five books dealing with sports and broadcasting. He was elected to the Red Sox Hall of Fame in 2000. (bio by: Chuck Kearns) 
 
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  Ellen Theresa Veader Coleman (1923 - 2008)*
 
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Burial:
Massachusetts National Cemetery
Bourne
Barnstable County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Section 36 Grave 211
 
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Originally Created by: Chuck Kearns
Record added: Jul 02, 2006
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- R I P
 Added: Aug. 21, 2014
When I was a kid you broadcast black and white football games for the Cleveland Browns. To this day I know Jim Brown is the greatest football player ever to live and your descriptions of his exploits on the field is what cemented those beliefs. I enjoye...(Read more)
- oldguy
 Added: Aug. 21, 2014

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 Added: Aug. 21, 2014
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