Awards & Winners

David Coleman

Date of Birth 26-April-1926
Place of Birth Alderley Edge
(United Kingdom, Cheshire, Macclesfield, England, North West England, England and Wales, Europe, Northern Hemisphere, SK postcode area)
Nationality United Kingdom
Also know as David Robert Coleman
Profession Sports commentator, Commentator, Actor
David Robert Coleman, OBE was an English sports commentator and TV presenter who worked for the BBC for over 40 years. He covered eleven Summer Olympic Games from 1960 to 2000 and six football World Cups. Coleman presented some of the BBC's leading sporting programmes, including Grandstand and Sportsnight, and was the host of A Question of Sport for 18 years. He retired from the BBC in 2000. Later that year he became the first broadcaster to receive the Olympic Order award, in recognition of his contribution to the Olympic movement.

Awards by David Coleman

Check all the awards nominated and won by David Coleman.


British Academy Television Special Award
Honored for : 1968 Olympics BBC Coverage
(Production Team also included in winner.)