Red Barber

Feb 17, 1908
Columbus, Mississippi, USA

Bio: Red "The Old Redhead" Barber was considered one of the finest sportscasters in the history of professional American sports. He began his career just after WW II ended and was hired by Edward R. Murrow to become the director of sports for CBS News. As a sportscaster, Barber was known for his strict impartiality. He was the sportscaster who narrated the first night… More


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