Mel Allen bio

Birth Name: Melvin Allen Israel

Occupation: Sportscaster

Place Of Birth: Birmingham

Date Of Birth: February14, 1913

Date Of Death: June 16, 1996

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Mel Allen was born on the 14th of February, 1913. He was famous for being a Sportscaster. The radio voice of the New York Yankees from 1939 to 1964.

Mel Allen was born in Birmingham. He graduated from the University of Alabama with a law degree. He was the first host of the TV program This Week in Baseball.

Mel Allen was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Mel Allen was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Melvin Allen Israel is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Mel’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Mel Allen’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Mel Allen’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Mel Allen kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Mel Allen was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Melvin Allen Israel



Zodiac Sign: Mel Allen was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Mel Allen was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Mel Allen had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Mel Allen’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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