Roone Pinckney Arledge

Roone Pinckney Arledge

Birth
Forest Hills, Queens County, New York, USA
Death 5 Dec 2002 (aged 71)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Southampton, Suffolk County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 6991730 · View Source
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Television Producer. 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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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: John T. Chiarella
  • Added: 5 Dec 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6991730
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Roone Pinckney Arledge (8 Jul 1931–5 Dec 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6991730, citing Southampton Cemetery, Southampton, Suffolk County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .