PETRANOFF, ROBERT M.

ROBERT M. PETRANOFF

Inducted: July 30, 1976 in Bloomington, IN

Date of Birth: October 11, 1925 in Indianapolis, IN

High School Attended: Indianapolis Washington                        Graduated: 1943

High School Honors: Student manager under Coach Henry Bogue; active in Student Assembly; photographic editor of yearbook; sports reporter for Indianapolis Star; active in theater and science clubs.

College Attended: Indiana University            Graduated: 1948

College Honors: Studio director for radio; writer of several "Indiana Presents" radio programs; active in student theater honorary and various campus organizations.

Special Recognition: For ten years prior to induction, worked closely with Phil Dickens in promotion of North-South High School All-Star Football Game; in 7 of those years, served as publicity director, then continued to serve group in an advisory capacity; when IU went to 1968 Rose Bowl, produced and directed official university film "From Rags to Roses;" in capacity as broadcast editor of News Bureau, continued to promote IU football through radio and television news clips and features.

Family: Wife, Peggy Jane; children, Theodore and Claudia.