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|Caption||RTÉ sports commentator Michael O'Hehir (1963)|
O'Hehir, Michael (1920 - 1996)
RTÉ sports commentator Michael O'Hehir standing outside the main television building at Donnybrook in 1963. He is holding a microphone. This shot, or a very similar one from the same shoot, featured on the cover of the RTV Guide of 15 March 1963.
Michael O'Hehir started his career as a radio commentator in 1938. He was appointed RTÉ's first Head of Sports Programmes in 1961 at the establishment of Telefís Éireann, a position he held until 1972 when he returned to being a freelance journalist.
|Date of photograph||
(01/Jan/1963 - 01/Jan/1963)