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Enberg, Dick

Born: 1935 AD
Died: 1998 AD
Nationality: N/A
Categories: Sportscaster

1935 – Born on the 9th of January in Mount Clemens, Michigan, United States.

1961 – He was an assistant professor and baseball coach at California State University, Northridge, U.S.A.

1965 – He began a full-time sportscasting career.

1967 – He hosted three game shows beside the aforementioned Sports Challenge: The Perfect Match.

1970 – He had run out of statistics and began to fill his television broadcast with small talk.

1975 – He joined the NBC television network.

1979 – He anchored NBC’s coverage of Super Bowl XIII.

1980 – He was scheduled to be the prime time host for NBC’s coverage of the Summer Olympics in

               Moscow, Russia.

1993 – He was inducted into Central Michigan University’s Athletics Hall of Fame.

2000 – He was hired by CBS.

2002 – He received an honorary doctorate of humane letters in Indiana University, United States.

2004 – He served as a lead commentator for ESPN2’s coverage of the Wimbledon, French Open, and 

            Australian Open tennis tournaments.

2006 – He was inducted into the Indiana University Intercollegiate Athletics Hall of Fame in the fall.