BOOK ALDERLEY EDGE HOTELS

Featured Destination

January 2019: Get Fit on the North York Moors

January is the traditional month for regretting the excesses of December and promising yourself and others that this year you are definitely going ...More
More Uk destinations

David Coleman
- Favourite Briton.

Born in Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Born on 26th of April 1926

Born 1926 - Sports commentator and broadcaster.

Middle distance runner winning the Manchester Mile in 1949. Entered journalism joining the BBC in 1959. Has covered World Cup finals since 1958 and Olympic Games since 1960. Hosted the television quiz programme A Question of Sport from 1979 to 1997. Awarded OBE in 1992.

More famous Britons here

Contributors: Do you have a site related to David Coleman?
Supply some content for this page and we will gladly add a link to your site. Email here.

6470 views since 16th February 2007

Brit Quote:
Culture is the process by which a person becomes all that they were created capable of being - Thomas Carlyle
More Quotes

On this day:
Army raised for Third Crusade - 1189, First Concorde flight - 1976
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages