Norm Cote was President of the World Boxing Hall of Fame in 2003. He was a longtime employee of ABC-TV. He was a member of the Fort Dix Army boxing team in 1956 and won several titles. The team was presented to President Dwight D. Eisenhower. Cote died May 2, 2009, of heart failure, in Montrose, California.
- 2006 California Boxing Hall of Fame Inductee (Non-Boxer)