Ernie Harwell b. 1918

Ernie Harwell b. 1918 (HM1YIH)

Location: Lansing, MI 48933 Ingham County
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Country: United States of America
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N 42° 43.902', W 84° 33.134'

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Ernie Harwell is the only member of the American sports media in the Guinness Book of Records. Where he is named baseball's most enduring announcer. Harwell, the only announcer to broadcast over a span of seven decades, became the first active broadcaster inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1981. Harwell is also a member of the Radio Hall of Fame and seven other halls.
The Detroit Tigers honored Harwell with a statue at Comerica Park, and named their press box the "Ernie Harwell Media Center."
Sixty-five Harwell songs have been recorded. Harwell has appeared in seven movies, and written six books.
Note : Ernie Harwell died in 2010.
Year Placed2006
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Date Added Sunday, May 28th, 2017 at 9:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 700384 N 4733926
Decimal Degrees42.73170000, -84.55223333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 43.902', W 84° 33.134'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 43' 54.12" N, 84° 33' 8.04" W
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Area Code(s)517, 989
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 221 S Washington Square, Lansing MI 48933, US
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