Wismer

Wismer may refer to:

  • Donald Wismer, a science fiction novelist
  • Harry Wismer, a broadcaster
  • Wismer (surname)
  • Wismar, a city in Germany

Other articles related to "wismer":

History Of The New York Jets - Origins and The Polo Grounds Era (1959–1964) - Organization and First Season
... Hunt met with him, and Shea suggested Harry Wismer, a minority shareholder in both the Washington Redskins and Detroit Lions, as a potential New York franchise owner for the new football league ... Wismer was willing he was feuding at the time with the Redskins' principal owner, George Preston Marshall, and realized he would never own the Washington ... Wismer, while wealthy, was not nearly as rich as the other potential team owners ...
Harry Wismer - Biography - AFL Owner
... Wismer was a charter owner in the AFL, which was announced in 1959 and began actual play in 1960 ... Wismer devised a plan in which the proceeds from the broadcast rights to league games (initially with ABC) would be shared equally by all teams, very innovative at the time but setting the ... As Wismer owned what would seem to have been the most potentially lucrative franchise, especially with regard to broadcasting rights, in the nation's largest media market, the act seemed at ...
Harry Wismer - Biography - Broadcaster
... After the 1936 season, Wismer was encouraged by Richards to abandon his studies and come to work for WJR on a full-time basis as the station's sports director ... Among Wismer's WJR duties was serving as play-by-play announcer for the station's Lions broadcasts ... During the 1940s Wismer was named Sportscaster of the Year three years running by Sporting News magazine ...
Wismer Commons, Ontario
... Wismer Commons is a residential area of Markham, Ontario, Canada ... Wismer Commons is named after the Wismer Family, one of the original founding pioneer families of Markham, Ontario ... The family of David Wismer, originally from Germany and subsequently Pennsylvania, arrived in Markham Township in 1806 ...
WHLS - History
... The station was found by the late John Wismer and H.L ... Wismer operated the station and FM sister WSAQ until his death on September 30, 1999 at age 85 ... Communications (now Radio First) in 2000 by Wismer's estate ...