Peter Sellers (broadcaster)

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Peter Heayne Joseph Sellers (1921/1922 – 22 April 2016) was a New Zealand sports broadcaster. He was born in the Wellington. He studied at Rongotai College.[1] Sellers began working for the New Zealand Broadcasting Service in Wellington in 1952. He moved to Dunedin in 1958.[1] He became one of the country's leading sports broadcasters, retiring in 1987.[2] He was best known as a radio broadcaster, Sellers also presented a television sports show from the early 1960s until 1975.[1]

Sellers died in Dunedin on 22 April 2016, aged 94.[2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Romanos, Joseph (16 June 2011). "A legend of our own". Dominion Post. Retrieved 23 April 2016. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Renowned New Zealand sports broadcaster Peter Sellers dies aged 94". Stuff.co.nz. 23 April 2016. Retrieved 23 April 2016.