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Mel Allen (born Melvin Allen Israel; February 14, 1913 – June 16, 1996) was an American sportscaster, best known for his long tenure as the primary play-by-play announcer for the New York Yankees. During the peak of his career in the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s, Allen was arguably the most prominent member of his profession, his voice familiar to millions. Years after his death, he is still promoted as having been the "Voice of the New York Yankees." In his later years, he gained a second professional life as the first host of This Week in Baseball.

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Age: 83 (age at death)
Height: Height unknown
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: New York Yankees

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1993 Needful Things Baseball Announcer
1993 Baseball Funny Side Up Goes Extra Innings Narrator
1992 Baseball 1992: A Video Chronicle Narrator
1991 Baseball 1991: A Video Yearbook Narrator
1991 Baseball's Funniest Bloopers Narrator
1990 This Week in Baseball 1990 Narrator
1988 The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! The Baseball Announcer
1975 Ellery Queen Baseball Announcer
1951 The Red Skelton Hour Mel Allen, Baseball Sketch
1947 Aqua Capers Narrator
1954 Sport Show: Touchdown Trophies -

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