Andy Sidaris’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

February 20, 1931

Death Date

Mar 7, 2007

Age of Death

76 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Beverly Hills, California, United States


Tv Show Host

The tv show host Andy Sidaris died at the age of 76. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Emmy Award winning director and for his coverage of the 1968 Mexico City Summer Olympics and 7 time Emmy winner for his work covering football, basketball, and other special programs. He may be best known as the director of ABC’s Wide World of Sports.

He was a film and television director during the 1970s including directing episodes of Kojak and The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries. He even directed several B-movies later in his career.

He was considered a sports pioneer including his contribution of the term “honey shot” which referred to close-ups of cheerleaders and pretty girls in the audience.

He was married to Arlene Sidaris with whom he worked with on the films he directed.

He directed a 1976 episode of Gemini Man which starred Ben Murphy.