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Roone Pinckney Arledge
Birth: Jul. 8, 1931
Death: Dec. 5, 2002

Television Producer, Sports and News Innovator. He was a mainstay at ABC, first innovating and guiding the sports division to heights it had never before achieved, then later taking over and reparing the slumping news division. He was responsible for innovations in sports such as the slow motion instant replay, and also created Monday Night Football. Mr. Arledge had retired in 1998 and had been suffering from cancer. (bio by: John T. Chiarella) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Gisele Shaw Arledge (1952 - 2010)*
 
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Burial:
Southampton Cemetery
Southampton
Suffolk County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John T. Chiarella
Record added: Dec 05, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6991730
Roone Pinckney Arledge
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Roone Pinckney Arledge
Added by: John T. Chiarella
 
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- bob tarte
 Added: Feb. 2, 2014

- Sunshine>♥<
 Added: Jan. 4, 2014
Thank you Roone for giving us MNF and slow motion instant replay. What was watching a football game like before ? And I remember before ! Completely different......Thank you again. R.I.P.
- MosherSt.Munger
 Added: Dec. 5, 2013
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