Interview with Roy Kidd


  • Identifier: 1986 OH 059
  • Date: 4/28/1986
  • Interviewer: Brady, David
  • Interviewee: Kidd, Roy
  • Description: Roy Lee Kidd was born in Corbin, KY on December 4, 1931. He was the youngest of seven children. In high school he was an All-State football player and was an All-American at Eastern. In this interview he discusses his playing days in both high school and college, his coaching career, his coaching philosophy, the influences on his coaching philosophy, the championship teams he has coached, and some of the best players he has coached.
  • Location: Richmond, KY
  • Duration: 0:53:16
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  • Restrictions: none
  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
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“Interview with Roy Kidd,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed May 31, 2020,