Roone Pinckney Arledge, Jr. was an American sports and news broadcasting pioneer who was president of ABC Sports from 1968 until 1986 and ABC News from 1977 until 1998, and a key part of the company's rise to competition with the two other main television networks, NBC and CBS, in the 1960s, '70s, '80s and '90s. He created many programs still airing today, such as 'Monday Night Football', 'ABC World News Tonight', 'Primetime', 'Nightline' and '20/20'. Wikipedia*
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Roone Arledge has six videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 House Committee as a President for the ABC Television. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1994 with an average of 54 views per program. Most common tag: Broadcast Television.