Guess Who This Is

496 Persons in the College Football Hall of Fame:

Location:
111 South Saint Joseph Street
South Bend, Indiana 46601
Web Site:
Years Active:
1951 to present

Abe Mickal

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Abe Mickal
Nickname(s):
Miracle
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team Louisiana State University. College Football Hall of Fame 1967. Greater New Orleans Sports Hall of Fame 1985. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum 1985. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1970.

Ace Mumford

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Arnett William Mumford
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

As head football coach, compled a record of 233-85-23 with the black college teams: Jarvis Christian College, Bishop College, Texas College, Southern University. College Football Hall of Fame 2001.

Ace Parker

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Clarence McKay Parker
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
101
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Brooklyn Dodgers, Boston Yanks, New York Yankees, Duke University. Also played pro baseball. College Football Hall of Fame 1955. Virginia Sports Hall of Fame 1972. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1972. North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame 1963. Hampton Roads Sports Hall of Fame 2008. Duke Athletics Hall of Fame 1975.

Adrian N. Peterson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Adrian Nicholas Peterson
Birth Date:
Age today:
39, 17 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back/special teamer. Teams Georgia Southern University, Chicago Bears, Virginia Destroyers. College Football Hall of Fame 2017. Southern Conference Hall of Fame 2009. Walter Payton Award 1999. Georgia Southern Athletics Hall of Fame 2012.

Ahmad Rashad

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert Earl Moore
Nickname(s):
Bobby
Birth Date:
Age today:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Younger than Phylicia Rashad by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Team Minnesota Vikings. NBC sports. College Football Hall of Fame 2007. Boys and Girls Clubs Alumni Hall of Fame. State of Washington Sports Hall of Fame 1996. Oregon Sports Hall of Fame. University of Oregon Athletics Hall of Fame 1992. Minnesota Vikings Ring of Honor 2017.

Alan Ameche

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Lino Dante Ameche
Nickname(s):
The Iron Horse
The Horse
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
55
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1954, team University of Wisconsin, as fullback. Team Baltimore Colts. College Football Hall of Fame 1975. Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1967. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2004. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 1992. University of Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1991. National High School Hall of Fame 1986.

Alan Page

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Alan Cedric Page
Birth Date:
Age today:
72, 20 days before his 73rd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams University of Notre Dame, Minnesota Vikings, Chicago Bears. Associate Justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court. Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award 1971. College Football Hall of Fame 1993. Dick Enberg Award 2002. Minnesota Vikings Ring of Honor 1998. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1988. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2003. Theodore Roosevelt Award 2004. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 1988.

Alex Agase

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Alexander Arrasi Agase
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guard, linebacker. Teams University of Illinois, Los Angeles Dons, Chicago Rockets, Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Colts. Coach, teams Northwestern University, Purdue University. College Football Hall of Fame 1963. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1970.

Alex Karras

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Alexander George Karras
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Susan Clark, until he died.
Older than Susan Clark by 7 years.

Brief Facts:

Tackle for the team Detroit Lions. Movies Blazing Saddles, Porky's. TV series Webster. College Football Hall of Fame 1991. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1980. Outland Trophy 1957. Iowa Sports Hall of Fame 1977. Indiana Football Hall of Fame. UPI Lineman of the Year 1957.

Alex Wojciechowicz

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Alexander Francis Wojciechowicz
Nickname(s):
Wojie
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76, 30 days before his 77th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive lineman and linebacker. Teams Fordham University, Detroit Lions, Philadelphia Eagles. Eagles Hall of Fame 1987. College Football Hall of Fame 1955. National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame. New Jersey Sports Hall of Fame 1995. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968.

Amos Alonzo Stagg

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Amos Alonzo Stagg
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
102
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

In college, an end for team Yale University. Head coach teams University of Chicago, College of the Pacific. Invented many traditions of the football game. Also baseball coach at Chicago. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Los Angeles Memorial Coloseum Court of Honors 1965. Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame 1959. New Jersey Sports Hall of Fame 2001.

Andre Ware

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Andre Ware
Birth Date:
Age today:
49, 13 days before his 50th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1989, team University of Houston, as quarterback. The first African-American quarterback to win the award. Teams Detroit Lions, Los Angeles Raiders, Jacksonville Jaguars, Ottawa Rough Riders, BC Lions, Toronto Argonauts, Berlin Thunder. College Football Hall of Fame 2004. Texas Sports Hall of Fame 2012. Davey O'Brien Award 1989. University of Houston Cougars Hall of Honor 2000. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Andy Gustafson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Andrew Gustafson
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback, teams University of Pittsburgh. Coach, teams Virginia Polytechnic Institute, University of Miami. College Football Hall of Fame 1985. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1969. University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame 1972.

Angelo Bertelli

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Angelo Bortolo Bertelli
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78, 8 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1943, team University of Notre Dame, as quarterback. Teams Los Angeles Dons, Chicago Rockets. College Football Hall of Fame 1972. New Jersey Sports Hall of Fame 2000. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame.

Anthony Carter

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Anthony Carter
Nickname(s):
AC
A.C.
the Darter
Birth Date:
Age today:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wide receiver. Teams University of Michigan, Michigan Panthers, Oakland Invaders, Minnesota Vikings, Detroit Lions. . College Football Hall of Fame 2001. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 2011. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 2000. University of Michigan Athletic Hall of Honor 2002.

Anthony Thompson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Anthony Q. Thompson
Birth Date:
Age today:
51
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back, teams Indiana University, Phoenix Cardinals, Los Angeles Rams. Chic Harley Award 1989. College Football Hall of Fame 2007. Maxwell Award 1989. Walter Camp Award 1989. Indiana Football Hall of Fame. IU Athletics Hall of Fame 2003.

Ara Parseghian

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ara Raoul Parseghian
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback for NFL team Cleveland Browns. Coach for team University of Notre Dame. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 1980. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1980. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2007. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1964. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1997. Indiana Football Hall of Fame.

Archie Griffin

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Archie Mason Griffin
Birth Date:
Age today:
63, 34 days before his 64th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1974, team Ohio State University, as running back. Also Heisman Trophy 1975. The only two-time winner and the first player ever to start in four Rose Bowls. Pro football team Cincinnati Bengals. College Football Hall of Fame 1986. Ohio State Men's Varsity "O" Hall of Fame 1981. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1990. Maxwell Award 1975. Walter Camp Award 1974. Walter Camp Award 1975. Federation of Christian Athletes Hall of Champions 1991. Chic Harley Award 1974. Chic Harley Award 1975. National High School Hall of Fame 1996. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 1993.

Art Monk

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James Arthur Monk
Birth Date:
Age today:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Brief Facts:

Wide receiver. Teams Washington Redskins, New York Jets, Philadelphia Eagles. College Football Hall of Fame 2012. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2008. Washington Redskins Ring of Fame. Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame.

Art Shell

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Arthur Shell
Birth Date:
Age today:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team Oakland Raiders. As a coach, team Los Angeles Raiders. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1998. College Football Hall of Fame 2012. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1989. Black College Football Hall of Fame 2011. CIAA Hall of Fame 2006.

Art Still

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Arthur Barry Still
Birth Date:
Age today:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive end. Teams University of Kentucky, Kansas City Chiefs, Buffalo Bills. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2005. Chiefs Hall of Fame 1998. College Football Hall of Fame 2015. Kentucky Pro Football Hall of Fame 2004. Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame 2005.

Babe Hollingbery

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Orin Ercel Hollingbery
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach, team Washington State University (then known as State College of Washington). The creator of the East-West Shrine Game and head coach of the West team in the first Shrine Game in 1925. College Football Hall of Fame 1979. Inland Northwest Sports Hall of Fame. State of Washington Sports Hall of Fame 1962. Washington State University Athletic Hall of Fame 1978.

Banks McFadden

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Banks McFadden
Nickname(s):
Bonnie Banks
The Great
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Player, coach, and administrator at Clemson University. Football, halfback for NFL team Brooklyn Dodgers. Clemson Athletic Hall of Fame 1973. College Football Hall of Fame 1959. Southern Conference Hall of Fame 2010.

Barry Alvarez

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Barry Lee Alvarez
Birth Date:
Age today:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams University of Nebraska. Coach, teams University of Notre Dame, University of Wisconsin. Athletic director. Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Award 1993. College Football Hall of Fame 2010. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 2016. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2009. University of Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 2010. Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 2009.

Barry Sanders

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Barry Sanders
Birth Date:
Age today:
50, 2 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1988, team Oklahoma State University, as running back. Running back. Team Detroit Lions. College Football Hall of Fame 2003. Kansas Sports Hall of Fame 1998. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 2003. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2004. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. Maxwell Award 1988. Walter Camp Award 1988. Holiday Bowl Hall of Fame 1999. Bert Bell Award 1991. Bert Bell Award 1997. Chic Harley Award 1988. Associated Press NFL Offensive Player of the Year Award 1994. Associated Press NFL Offensive Player of the Year Award 1997. NFL Player of the Year 1990.

Barry Switzer

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Barry Switzer
Birth Date:
Age today:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach of team University of Oklahoma from 1973 through 1988. 157 wins 29 losses 4 ties. Also coached pro team Dallas Cowboys including a Super Bowl win. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1980. College Football Hall of Fame 2001. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1987. Oklahoma Hall of Fame 1999. Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award 1974. University of Arkansas Sports Hall of Honor 1996.

Bear Bryant

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Paul William Bryant
Nickname(s):
Bear
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Winning football head coach at the University of Alabama for 25 years. Subject of movie Junction Boys. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1983. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1969. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1965. College Football Hall of Fame 1986. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1993. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1981. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 2007. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2000. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1983. Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame 1988.

Beattie Feathers

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Beattie Feathers
Nickname(s):
Big Chief
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback. Teams University of Tennessee, Chicago Bears, Brooklyn Dodgers, Green Bay Packers. Coach, teams Appalachian State Teachers College, North Carolina State University. Also coached baseball. College Football Hall of Fame 1955. Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 1966. Virginia Sports Hall of Fame 1981.

Ben Schwartzwalder

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Floyd Benjamin Schwartzwalder
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach, team Syracuse University. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1977. College Football Hall of Fame 1982. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1959.

Ben Stevenson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ben Stevenson
Nickname(s):
Big Ben
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback, team Tuskegee University. Named to seven consecutive Black College All-America teams. Black College Football Hall of Fame 2010. College Football Hall of Fame 2003.

Bennie Blades

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Horatio Benedict Blades
Also Known As:
Horatio Benedict Blades Sr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
51
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Cornerback, safety. Teams University of Miami, Detroit Lions, Seattle Seahawks. College Football Hall of Fame 2006. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 2010. University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame 1998. University of Miami Ring of Honor 2009. Jim Thorpe Award 1987.

Bennie Oosterbaan

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Benjamin Oosterbaan
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

End. Teams University of Michigan. Coach football and basketball there. College Football Hall of Fame 1954. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1958. University of Michigan Athletic Hall of Honor 1978.

Benny Friedman

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Benjamin Friedman
Nickname(s):
Benny
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Considered the first great passer as a quarterback. Teams University of Michigan, Cleveland Bulldogs, Detroit Wolverines, New York Giants, Brooklyn Dodgers. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame 1979. National Jewish Sports Hall of Fame 2004. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2005. University of Michigan Athletic Hall of Honor 1980. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1961.

Bernie Bierman

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Bernard W. Bierman
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82, 4 days before his 83rd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback, team University of Minnesota. Head coach, teams University of Montana, Mississippi State University, Tulane University, University of Minnesota. Also basketball coach. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1958. College Football Hall of Fame 1955. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1967. Tulane Athletics Hall of Fame 1977.

Bert Jones

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Bertram Hays Jones
Nickname(s):
The Ruston Rifle
Birth Date:
Age today:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Baltimore Colts, Los Angeles Rams. College Football Hall of Fame 2016. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1986. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 2002. Associated Press NFL Offensive Player of the Year Award 1976. NFL Player of the Year 1976.

Bill Dudley

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William McGarvey Dudley
Nickname(s):
Bullet Bill
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback/defensive back/punter/kicker. Teams Pittsburgh Steelers, Detroit Lions, Washington Redskins. Virginia House of Delegates. College Football Hall of Fame 1956. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1966. Virginia Sports Hall of Fame 1974. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1971. Washington Redskins Ring of Fame. Maxwell Award 1941. Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame. Pittsburgh Steelers Hall of Honor 2017. NFL Player of the Year 1946.

Bill Fralic

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William P. Fralic Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
55
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive guard, tackle. Height 6' 5". Teams University of Pittsburgh, Atlanta Falcons, Detroit Lions. UPI Lineman of the Year 1984. College Football Hall of Fame 1999. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1983. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 2000.

Bill McCartney

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Paul McCartney
Birth Date:
Age today:
77, 35 days before his 78th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach, team University of Colorado. College Football Hall of Fame 2013. Colorado Sports Hall of Fame 1999. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1989. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1995. Paul "Bear" Bryant Award 1989. Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award 1989.

Bill McColl

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Frazer McColl Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

A surgeon. End, teams Stanford University, Chicago Bears. Breitbard Hall of Fame 1965. College Football Hall of Fame 1973. Stanford Athletic Hall of Fame. UPI Lineman of the Year 1951.

Bill Osmanski

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Thomas Osmanski
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80, 4 days before his 81st birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Fullback. Teams College of the Holy Cross, Chicago Bears. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 1973. National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame.

Bill Snyder

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Bill Snyder
Birth Date:
Age today:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach team Kansas State University. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2015. College Football Hall of Fame 2015. Holiday Bowl Hall of Fame 2007. Kansas Sports Hall of Fame 2006. Missouri Sports Hall of Fame 2006. Paul "Bear" Bryant Award 1998. Woody Hayes Trophy 2011. Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Award 1998. Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Award 2012. Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award 1998.

Bill Stanfill

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Thomas Stanfill
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive end. Teams University of Georgia, Miami Dolphins. College Football Hall of Fame 1998. Miami Dolphin Honor Roll 2010. Outland Trophy 1968. University of Georgia Athletic Association Circle of Honor 2000. Florida-Georgia Hall of Fame.

Bill Wallace

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Bill Wallace
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback. Team Rice University. 1936 NFL draft round 4 to team Philadelphia Eagles. College Football Hall of Fame 1978. Rice Athletics Hall of Fame 1970. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1985. Texas Sports Hall of Fame.

Bill Willis

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Karnet Willis
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams Ohio State University, Cleveland Browns. Coach team Kentucky State University. Cleveland Browns Ring of Honor 2010. College Football Hall of Fame 1971. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1977.

Bill Yeoman

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Bill Yeoman
Birth Date:
Age today:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Center. Team United States Military Academy ("Army"). Coach, teams Michigan State University, University of Houston. College Football Hall of Fame 2001. Federation of Christian Athletes Hall of Champions 2011. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2001. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. University of Houston Cougars Hall of Honor 1998. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Billy Cannon

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Abb Cannon
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1959, team Louisiana State University, as halfback. Pro (AFL and NFL) teams Houston Oilers, Oakland Raiders, Kansas City Chiefs. Orthodontist. Convicted of counterfeiting and served time in federal prison. College Football Hall of Fame 2008. LSU Athletic Hall of Fame 1975. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1976. Chic Harley Award 1958. Chic Harley Award 1959.

Billy Joe

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Joe
Birth Date:
Age today:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back, AFL teams Denver Broncos, Buffalo Bills, Miami Dolphins, New York Jets. Head coach team Miles College. College Football Hall of Fame 2007.

Billy Johnson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Billy Johnson
Also Known As:
Billy "White Shoes" Johnson
Nickname(s):
White Shoes
Birth Date:
Age today:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Kickoff return specialist for NFL football team Houston Oilers, known for elaborate celebration dances. College Football Hall of Fame 1996. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1997.

Billy Kilmer

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Orland Kilmer Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams UCLA, San Francisco 49ers, New Orleans Saints, Washington Redskins. College Football Hall of Fame 1999. New Orleans Saints Hall of Fame 1990. UCLA Athletics Hall of Fame 1984. Washington Redskins Ring of Fame. Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame. NFL Player of the Year 1971.

Billy Neighbors

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Wesley Neighbors
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive guard. Teams University of Alabama, Boston Patriots, Miami Dolphins. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1983. College Football Hall of Fame 1973.

Billy Ray Smith Jr.

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Billy Ray Smith Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
56, 23 days before his 57th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams University of Arkansas, San Diego Chargers. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1995. College Football Hall of Fame 2000. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1982. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2015. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1989. University of Arkansas Sports Hall of Honor 1997.

Billy Sims

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Billy Ray Sims
Nickname(s):
Kung Fu Billy Sims
Birth Date:
Age today:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1978, team University of Oklahoma, as running back. Team Detroit Lions. College Football Hall of Fame 1995. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1990. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1988. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. Walter Camp Award 1978. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Chic Harley Award 1978. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1985.

Billy Vessels

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Billy Vessels
Nickname(s):
Curly
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1952, team University of Oklahoma, as halfback. Team Baltimore Colts. College Football Hall of Fame 1974. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame.

Bo Jackson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Vincent Edward Jackson
Birth Date:
Age today:
55
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1985, team Auburn University, as running back. Played pro baseball, team Kansas City Royals, and football, with team Los Angeles Raiders. College Football Hall of Fame 1998. Missouri Sports Hall of Fame 2005. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1996. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1995. Walter Camp Award 1985. Chic Harley Award 1985. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 1999.

Bo McMillin

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Alvin Nugent McMillin
Nickname(s):
Bo
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Centre College, Milwaukee Badgers, Cleveland Indians. Coach, teams Centenary College of Louisiana, Kansas State University, Indiana University, Detroit Lions, Philadelphia Eagles. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1952. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1964. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1985. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. IU Athletics Hall of Fame 1982.

Bob Breunig

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert Paul Breunig
Birth Date:
Age today:
65, 14 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams Arizona State University, Dallas Cowboys. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2015. College Football Hall of Fame 2015. Sun Devil Sports Hall of Fame 1977. Arizona High School Sports Hall of Fame 2010.

Bob Brown (offensive lineman)

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert Stanford Brown
Nickname(s):
The Boomer
Boomer
Birth Date:
Age today:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive tackle, guard in college. Teams University of Nebraska, Philadelphia Eagles, Los Angeles Rams, Oakland Raiders. In six Pro Bowls. College Football Hall of Fame 1993. Eagles Hall of Fame 2004. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2004. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2013. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1994.

Bob Devaney

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert S. Devaney
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82, 26 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Head coach, teams University of Wyoming, University of Nebraska. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1994. College Football Hall of Fame 1981. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1971. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1976. University of Wyoming Athletics Hall of Fame 1995. Nebraska Football Hall of Fame 1971. Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award 1971.

Bob Gain

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert Gain
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Lineman, both offense and defense. Teams University of Kentucky, Ottawa Rough Riders, Cleveland Browns. College Football Hall of Fame 1980. Kentucky Pro Football Hall of Fame 2006. Ohio Valley Athletic Conference Hall of Fame 2006. Outland Trophy 1950.

Bob Griese

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert Allen Griese
Birth Date:
Age today:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Name pronounced "Gree-see." NFL team Miami Dolphins. College Football Hall of Fame 1984. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1992. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1979. Indiana Football Hall of Fame 1984. Miami Dolphin Honor Roll 1990. Dolphins Walk of Fame 2011. Bert Bell Award 1977. Sammy Baugh Trophy 1966. Purdue Intercollegiate Athletic Hall of Fame 1994. Walter Camp Man of the Year 1992.

Bob Lilly

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert Lewis Lilly
Nickname(s):
Mr. Cowboy
Birth Date:
Age today:
78, 8 days before his 79th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams Texas Christian University, Dallas Cowboys. College Football Hall of Fame 1981. Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor 1975. Federation of Christian Athletes Hall of Champions 2009. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1980. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2006. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Bob Peck (football)

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Bob Peck
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
41, 15 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Center. Teams University of Pittsburgh, Youngstown Patricians, Massillon Tigers, Fort Wayne Friars. College Football Hall of Fame 1954.

Bob Pellegrini

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert Francis Pellegrini
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Center,linebacker. Teams University of Maryland, Philadelphia Eagles, Washington Redskins. UPI Lineman of the Year 1955. College Football Hall of Fame 1996. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1955. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1985.

Bobby Bell

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Bobby Lee Bell
Also Known As:
Bobby Lee Bell Sr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
78, 31 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker/defensive end. Team Kansas City Chiefs. Chiefs Hall of Fame 1980. College Football Hall of Fame 1991. North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame 1987. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1983. Outland Trophy 1962. Holiday Bowl Hall of Fame. Missouri Sports Hall of Fame 2006. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2016. UPI Lineman of the Year 1962.

Bobby Bowden

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert Cleckler Bowden
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Name pronounced BAO-den. Coach of football team Florida State University from the 1976 to 2009 seasons. College Football Hall of Fame 2006. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1986. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1983. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 2003. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 2010. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2013. Federation of Christian Athletes Hall of Champions 2001. Home Depot Coach of the Year Award 1994. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 2011. Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Award 1980. Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award 1991.

Bobby Dodd

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert Lee Dodd
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback for team University of Tennessee. Head coach and athletic director for team Georgia Institute of Technology. College Football Hall of Fame 1959. First as a player. College Football Hall of Fame 1993 as a coach. Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 1966. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1965. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1976. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1989. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2002. Georgia Tech Athletics Hall of Fame 1967. Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame.

Bobby Layne

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert Lawrence Layne
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
59, 18 days before his 60th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback, Teams University of Texas, Chicago Bears, New York Bulldogs, Detroit Lions, Pittsburgh Steelers. Longhorn Men's Hall of Honor 1963. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1973. College Football Hall of Fame 1968. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 1998. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1966. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967. Texas Sports Hall of Fame 1960. Pittsburgh Steelers Hall of Honor 2017. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Bones Hamilton

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert Hamilton
Also Known As:
Bob "Bones" Hamilton
Nickname(s):
Bones
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback. Team Stanford University. Movie The Big Game on 1936. College Football Hall of Fame 1972. Stanford Athletic Hall of Fame.

Brad Budde

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Brad Edward Budde
Birth Date:
Age today:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive guard. Teams University of Southern California, Kansas City Chiefs. UPI Lineman of the Year 1979. College Football Hall of Fame 1998. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2010. Rotary Lombardi Award 1979.

Brad Van Pelt

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Brad Alan Van Pelt
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams Michigan State University, New York Giants, Los Angeles Raiders, Cleveland Browns. Member of the linebacker group Crunch Bunch. College Football Hall of Fame 2001. Maxwell Award 1972. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 2002. New York Giants Ring of Honor 2011. MSU Athletics Hall of Fame 2000. National High School Hall of Fame 2011. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2009.

Brian Bosworth

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Brian Keith Bosworth
Nickname(s):
The Boz
Birth Date:
Age today:
53
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams University of Oklahoma, Seattle Seahawks. Movies The Longest Yard, Virus, Stone Cold, Three Kngs. College Football Hall of Fame 2015. Dick Butkus Award 1985. Dick Butkus Award 1986. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 2016. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2015.

Brian Kelley

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Brian Lee Kelley
Birth Date:
Age today:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Member of the linebacker group: Crunch Bunch. Team New York Giants. College Football Hall of Fame 2010.

Brian Urlacher

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Brian Urlacher
Birth Date:
Age today:
40
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams University of New Mexico, Chicago Bears. Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award 2005. College Football Hall of Fame 2017. New Mexico Sports Hall of Fame 2012. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 2008. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2018. UNM Athletics Hall of Honor 2000.

Brick Muller

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Harold Powers Muller
Nickname(s):
Brick
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
60, 26 days before his 61st birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Professional football player-coach for the team Los Angeles Buccaneers during their only season in the National Football League in 1926. Also high jump at 1920 Olympics. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1993. Cal Athletic Hall of Fame 1986.

Bronko Nagurski

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Bronislau Nagurski
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Fullback and defensive tackle. Teams University of Minnesota, Chicago Bears. Also a champion professional wrestler. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. National High School Hall of Fame 1989.

Bruce Smith (defensive end)

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Bruce Bernard Smith
Nickname(s):
The Sack Man
Birth Date:
Age today:
55, 30 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive end. Teams Virginia Tech University, Buffalo Bills, Washington Redskins. Buffalo Bills Wall of Fame 2008. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2009. Outland Trophy 1984. Hampton Roads Sports Hall of Fame 2008. College Football Hall of Fame 2006. Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award 1990. Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award 1996. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1984. NFL Player of the Year 1996.

Bruce Smith (halfback)

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Bruce P. Smith
Nickname(s):
Boo
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
47
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1941, team University of Minnesota, as halfback. Teams Green Bay Packers, Los Angeles Rams. College Football Hall of Fame 1972.

Bruiser Kinard

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Frank Manning Kinard
Also Known As:
Frank Manning Kinnard Sr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Teams University of Mississippi, Brooklyn Dodgers/Tigers, New York Yankees. Helms Athletic Foundation Hall of Fame. Ole Miss Athletics Hall of Fame 1986. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum 1961. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1969. University of Mississippi Alumni Hall of Fame 1980. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971.

Bubba Smith

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charles Aaron Smith
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

6' 7" defensive end. Teams University of Michigan, Baltimore Colts, Oakland Raiders, Houston Oilers. Movies Stroker Ace, Silence of the Hams, Police Academy and its next five sequels. Miller Lite commercials. College Football Hall of Fame 1988. MSU Athletics Hall of Fame 1992. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1993. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1988. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. UPI Lineman of the Year 1966.

Buck Buchanan

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Junious Buchanan
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
51
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Team Kansas City Chiefs. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1987. Black College Football Hall of Fame 2010. Chiefs Hall of Fame 1981. College Football Hall of Fame 1996. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1986.

Buck Flowers

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Allen Ralph Flowers Jr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84, 13 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback. Team Georgia Tech University. College Football Hall of Fame 1955. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1969. Georgia Tech Athletics Hall of Fame 1956.

Bud McFadin

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Lewis Pate McFadin
Also Known As:
Lewis "Bud" McFadin
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tackle and linebacker on defense, as well as tackle and guard on offense. Teams University of Texas, Los Angeles Rams, Denver Broncos, Houston Oilers. College Football Hall of Fame 1983. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1950. Longhorn Men's Hall of Honor 1973. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Bud Wilkinson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charles Burnham Wilkinson
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Head football coach at the University of Oklahoma from 1947 to 1963. 1964 legally changed his first name to Bud. Ran as a Republican for the U.S. Senate in 1964. College Football Hall of Fame 1969. Oklahoma Hall of Fame 1963. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1978. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1984.

Buddy Dial

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Gilroy Leroy Dial
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wide receiver. Teams Rice University, Pittsburgh Steelers, Dallas Cowboys. Rice Athletics Hall of Fame 1971. College Football Hall of Fame 1993. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 2002.

Buddy Young

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Claude Henry K. Young
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Height 5' 4". Halfback, teams University of Illinois, New York Yankees, New York Yanks, Dallas Texans, Baltimore Colts. Died in an auto accident. College Football Hall of Fame 1968. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame.

Bulldog Turner

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Clyde Douglas Turner
Also Known As:
Clyde Turner
Nickname(s):
Bulldog
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Six time all-pro center. Team Chicago Bears, from 1940 to 1952. As coach, team New York Titans. College Football Hall of Fame 1960. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1966. Texas Sports Hall of Fame 1961.

Bump Elliott

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Chalmers W. Elliott
Birth Date:
Age today:
93
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older brother of
Older than Pete Elliott by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Halfback. Team University of Michigan and later coach. College Football Hall of Fame 1989. University of Michigan Athletic Hall of Honor 1986. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 2002. National Iowa Varsity Club Hall of Fame 1997. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1989.

Buster Ramsey

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Garard Sliger Ramsey
Also Known As:
Garard S. Ramsey
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guard, linebacker. Teams College of William & Mary, Chicago Cardinals. Coach, teams Chicago Cardinals, Detroit Lions, Buffalo Bills, Pittsburgh Steelers. Credited with devising the 4-3 defense. College Football Hall of Fame 1978. Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 1977. Virginia Sports Hall of Fame 1974.

Byron White

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Byron Raymond White
Nickname(s):
Whizzer
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback. Team Detroit Lions. Associate Justice in the Supreme Court from 1962 to 1993. College Football Hall of Fame 1954. Presidential Medal of Freedom 2003. Colorado Sports Hall of Fame 1965. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1962. Colorado Athletic Hall of Fame 1998. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 1996. National High School Hall of Fame 1987. Theodore Roosevelt Award 1969.

Cal Hubbard

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert Calvin Hubbard
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76, 14 days before his 77th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tackle. NFL football teams New York Giants, Green Bay Packers, Pittsburgh Pirates. Later became an umpire in MLB. The only person in both national football and baseball halls. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1976. College Football Hall of Fame 1962. Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame 1970. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1971. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1966.

Carl Eller

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Carl Eller
Birth Date:
Age today:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive end. Teams University of Minnesota, Minnesota Vikings, Seattle Seahawks. Served 60 days for misdemeanors. Active in support of sleep apnea awareness. College Football Hall of Fame 2006. Minnesota Vikings Ring of Honor 2002. North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame 1991. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2004. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2008.

Century Milstead

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Century Allen Milstead
Nickname(s):
Wally
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Named because he was born on the first day of the 20th century. Tackle. Teams Wabash College, Yale University, Philadelphia Quakers, New York Giants. College Football Hall of Fame 1977.

Chad Hennings

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Chad William Hennings
Birth Date:
Age today:
52
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle, teams United States Air Force Academy, Dallas Cowboys. Four years as an Air Force pilot. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 1999. College Football Hall of Fame 2006. Colorado Sports Hall of Fame 2005. Iowa Sports Hall of Fame 2002. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1987. Outland Trophy 1987. UPI Lineman of the Year 1987. National High School Hall of Fame 2005. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 2014.

Charle Young

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charle Edward Young
Birth Date:
Age today:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tight end. Teams University of Southern California, Philadelphia Eagles, Los Angeles Rams, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks. College Football Hall of Fame 2004.

Charles Aldrich

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charles Collins Aldrich
Also Known As:
Charles "Ki" Aldrich
Nickname(s):
Ki
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Center, linebacker. Teams Texas Christian University, Chicago Cardinals, Washington Redskins. College Football Hall of Fame 1960. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1983. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Charles Haley

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charles Lewis Haley
Birth Date:
Age today:
54
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Outside linebacker/defensive end. Teams James Madison University, San Francisco 49ers, Dallas Cowboys. 49ers Hall of Fame 2015. College Football Hall of Fame 2011. Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor 2011. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2015. Virginia Sports Hall of Fame 2006.

Charles McClendon

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charles Youmans McClendon
Nickname(s):
Cholly Mac
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Head coach of team at Louisiana State University. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1992. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1972. College Football Hall of Fame 1986. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2003. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1982.

Charles White

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charles Raymond White
Birth Date:
Age today:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1979, team University of Southern California, as running back. Teams Los Angeles Rams, Cleveland Browns. College Football Hall of Fame 1996. Maxwell Award 1979. Walter Camp Award 1979. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1990. Chic Harley Award 1979.

Charley Trippi

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charles Louis Trippi
Birth Date:
Age today:
96
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback/quarterback. Team Chicago Cardinals. College Football Hall of Fame 1959. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1965. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968. Maxwell Award 1946. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1991. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame. Arizona Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006. University of Georgia Athletic Association Circle of Honor 1996. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. Florida-Georgia Hall of Fame.

Charlie Flowers

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charlie Flowers
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Fullback. Teams University of Mississippi, Los Angeles Chargers, San Diego Chargers, New York Titans. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 2010. College Football Hall of Fame 1997. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum 1985. Ole Miss Athletics Hall of Fame 1988.

Charlie Justice

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charles Ronald Justice
Nickname(s):
Choo-Choo
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback. Teams University of North Carolina, Washington Redskins. College Football Hall of Fame 1961. Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame. Washington Redskins Ring of Fame. Southern Conference Hall of Fame 2009.

Charlie Krueger

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charles Andrew Krueger
Birth Date:
Age today:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams Texas A&M University, San Francisco 49ers. 49ers Hall of Fame 2009. College Football Hall of Fame 1983. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Charlie Ward

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charlie Ward Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
47
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1993, team Florida State University, as quarterback. Pro basketball for team New York Knicks as a point guard. College Football Hall of Fame 2006. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 2012. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum 1979. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 2009. Maxwell Award 1993. Walter Camp Award 1993. Davey O'Brien Award 1993. Kellen Moore Award 1993. Chic Harley Award 1993. Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award 1993. James E. Sullivan Award 1993.

Chris Burford

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Christopher William Burford III
Birth Date:
Age today:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wide receiver. Teams Stanford University, Dallas Texans/Kansas City Chiefs. Nominated to ethnic hall even though he is white, by a teammate. Chiefs Hall of Fame 1975. College Football Hall of Fame 1995. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2004. Stanford Athletic Hall of Fame. African-American Ethnic Sports Hall of Fame 2010.

Chris Spielman

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charles Christopher Spielman
Birth Date:
Age today:
52
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams Ohio State University, Detroit Lions, Buffalo Bills, Cleveland Browns. Chic Harley Award 1987. College Football Hall of Fame 2009. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 2004. Ohio State Men's Varsity "O" Hall of Fame 2000. Rotary Lombardi Award 1987. Sam B. Nicola Trophy 1983. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 2011.

Chris Zorich

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Christppher Robert Zorich
Birth Date:
Age today:
49
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle, teamsUniversity of Notre Dame, Chicago Bears, Washington Redskins. College Football Hall of Fame 2007. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1989. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1990. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 2009. Rotary Lombardi Award 1990. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. UPI Lineman of the Year 1989. Byron "Whizzer" White NFL Man of the Year Award 1997.

Chuck Bednarik

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charles Philip Bednarik
Nickname(s):
Concrete Charlie
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

The last two-way player in the National Football League. Linebacker and center. Team Philadelphia Eagles. College Football Hall of Fame 1969. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1963. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2004. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967. Maxwell Award 1948. Eagles Hall of Fame 1987. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1947. Walter Camp Distinguished American Award 2010.

Chuck Long

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charles Franklin Long Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
55
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Teams Detroit Lions, Los Angeles Rams. Head coach at team San Diego State University. College Football Hall of Fame 1999. Maxwell Award 1985. Iowa Sports Hall of Fame 2001. Davey O'Brien Award 1985. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2008.

Clarence Munn

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Clarence Munn
Nickname(s):
Biggie
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guard, fullback. Team University of Minnesota. College Football Hall of Fame 1959. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1961. MSU Athletics Hall of Fame 1992.

Clark Shaughnessy

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Clark Daniel O'Shaughnessy
Also Known As:
Clark Daniel Shaughnessy
Nickname(s):
Father of the T formation
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Coach, teams Tulane University, Loyola University New Orleans, University of Chicago, Stanford University, University of Maryland, University of Pittsburgh, University of Hawaii, Los Angeles Rams. Innovator in football, especially the T formation and the forward pass. College Football Hall of Fame 1968. Greater New Orleans Sports Hall of Fame 1973. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1970. Tulane Athletics Hall of Fame 1977.

Clarke Hinkle

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Clarke Hinkle
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Fullback, linebacker, punter, placekicker. Teams Bucknell University, Green Bay Packers. Bucknell Athletics Hall of Fame 1979. College Football Hall of Fame 1971. Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame 1972. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1964. Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1951.

Cliff Battles

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Clifford Franklin Battles
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70, 3 days before his 71st birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback. Teams Boston Braves, Boston Redskins, Washington Redskins. Coach, teams Columbia University, Brooklyn Dodgers. College Football Hall of Fame 1955. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968. Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame. Washington Redskins Ring of Fame.

Clint Frank

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Clinton E. Frank
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1937, team Yale University, as halfback. Lieutenant Colonel in the Army Air Corps, serving as an aide to General Jimmy Doolittle during World War II. College Football Hall of Fame 1955. Maxwell Award 1937. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame.

Cornelius Bennett

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Cornelius O'Landa Bennett
Birth Date:
Age today:
52
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams University of Alabama, Buffalo Bills, Atlanta Falcons, Indianapolis Colts. College Football Hall of Fame 2005. Rotary Lombardi Award 1986. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1993. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 2005.

Craig Morton

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Larry Craig Morton
Birth Date:
Age today:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams (NFL) Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants, Denver Broncos. San Jose Sports Hall of Fame. Cal Athletic Hall of Fame 1992. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 2009. College Football Hall of Fame 1992. Colorado Sports Hall of Fame 1986. Denver Broncos Ring of Fame 1988. NFL Player of the Year 1977. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2003.

Curt Warner

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Curtis Edward Warner
Birth Date:
Age today:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back. Teams Pennsylvania State University, Los Angeles Rams, Seattle Seahawks. College Football Hall of Fame 2009. Seattle Seahawks Ring of Honor 1994. NFL Player of the Year 1983. State of Washington Sports Hall of Fame 2017.

D.D. Lewis

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Dwight Douglas Lewis
Birth Date:
Age today:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams Mississippi State University, Dallas Cowboys. College Football Hall of Fame 2001. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum 1987. Mississippi State Sports Hall of Fame 1982. Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 2006.

Dan Devine

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Daniel John Devine
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach, teams Arizona State University, University of Missouri, Green Bay Packers, University of Notre Dame. College Football Hall of Fame 1985. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1989. Missouri Sports Hall of Fame 1973. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1993. Sun Devil Sports Hall of Fame 1987.

Dan Dierdorf

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Daniel Lee Dierdorf
Birth Date:
Age today:
69, 19 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pro football team St. Louis Cardinals. College Football Hall of Fame 2000. Missouri Sports Hall of Fame 1999. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1996. University of Michigan Athletic Hall of Honor 1996. St. Louis Rams Ring of Fame. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 2001. St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame 2009. Arizona Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006. St. Louis Walk of Fame: A star at 6642 Delmar Boulevard.

Dan Marino

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Daniel Constantine Marino Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Team Miami Dolphins. Analyst for TV show The NFL Today. Owner in NASCAR racing. College Football Hall of Fame 2002. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 2003. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2005. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1992. Miami Dolphin Honor Roll 2000. Dolphins Walk of Fame 2011. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame. Bert Bell Award 1984. Associated Press NFL Offensive Player of the Year Award 1984. NFL Player of the Year 1984. Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award 1998.

Dana X. Bible

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Dana Xenophon Bible
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach, teams Mississippi College, Louisiana State University, Texas A&M University, University of Nebraska, University of Texas. Athletic director. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1954. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Longhorn Men's Hall of Honor 1960. Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 1966. Nebraska Football Hall of Fame 1971. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Danny Ford

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Danny Lee Ford
Birth Date:
Age today:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive tackle. Team University of Alabama. Head coach, team Clemson University. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1993. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2016. College Football Hall of Fame 2017. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 2011. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1998. Woody Hayes Trophy 1981. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1981. Clemson Athletic Hall of Fame 1999.

Danny White

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Wilford Daniel White
Birth Date:
Age today:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback and punter, teams Arizona State University, Memphis Southmen, Dallas Cowboys. Coach, teams Arizona Rattlers, Utah Blaze. Arizona High School Sports Hall of Fame 2009. Arizona Sports Hall of Fame 1990. College Football Hall of Fame 1998. Sun Devil Sports Hall of Fame 1975.

Darrell Green

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Darrell Ray Green
Nickname(s):
Ageless Wonder
Birth Date:
Age today:
58
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Cornerback. Teams Texas A&M-Kingsville, Washington Redskins. College Football Hall of Fame 2004. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2008. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame 2012. Washington Redskins Ring of Fame. Division II Football Hall of Fame 2003. Lone Star Conference Hall of Honor 1998. Javelina Hall of Fame 1989. Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award 1996.

Dat Nguyen

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Dat Tan Nguyen
Birth Date:
Age today:
42
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. As player and later coach, teams Texas A&M University, Dallas Cowboys. Chuck Bednarik Award 1998. College Football Hall of Fame 2017. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2007. Jack Lambert Trophy 1998. Rotary Lombardi Award 1998. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 2017.

Dave Butz

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
David Butz
Birth Date:
Age today:
68, 25 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive lineman. Teams St. Louis Cardinals, Washington Redskins. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 2014. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1991. Washington Redskins Ring of Fame. Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame. Purdue Intercollegiate Athletic Hall of Fame 2004. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2008.

Dave Casper

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
David John Casper
Nickname(s):
The Ghost
Birth Date:
Age today:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tight End. Teams Oakland Raiders, Houston Oilers, Minnesota Vikings, Los Angeles Raiders. 5 times Pro Bowl, one time Super Bowl winner. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 2009. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 2012. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2002. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 1993. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 2002.

Dave Parks

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
David Wayne Parks
Birth Date:
Age today:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wide receiver/end. Teams Texas Technological College, San Francisco 49ers, New Orleans Saints, Houston Oilers, Southern California Sun. College Football Hall of Fame 2008. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Texas Tech Football Ring of Honor 2012. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Dave Rimington

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
David Brian Rimington
Birth Date:
Age today:
58
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Center. Teams Cincinnati Bengals, Philadelphia Eagles. College Football Hall of Fame 1997. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 2010. Outland Trophy 1981. Outland Trophy 1982. Rotary Lombardi Award 1982. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 2004. UPI Lineman of the Year 1982. Nebraska Football Hall of Fame 1983.

Dave Robinson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Richard David Robinson
Birth Date:
Age today:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams Pennsylvania State University, Green Bay Packers, Washington Redskins. College Football Hall of Fame 1997. Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame 1982. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1996. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2013.

Davey O'Brien

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert David O'Brien
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1938, team Texas Christian University, as quarterback. Team Philadelphia Eagles. College Football Hall of Fame 1955. Texas Sports Hall of Fame 1966. Woodrow Wilson High School Hall of Fame 1969. Maxwell Award 1938. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1993. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Deion Sanders

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Deion Luwynn Sanders
Nickname(s):
Prime Time
Birth Date:
Age today:
50, 22 days before his 51st birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Cornerback. Football teams Florida State University, Atlanta Falcons, San Francisco 49ers, Dallas Cowboys, Washington Redskins, Baltimore Ravens. Baseball teams New York Yankees, Atlanta Braves, Cincinnati Reds, San Francisco Giants. The only man to play in both Super Bowl and World Series. Atlanta Falcons Ring of Honor 2010. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 2005. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2011. College Football Hall of Fame 2011. Jim Thorpe Award 1988. Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award 1994. Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame.

Derrick Thomas

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Derrick Vincent Thomas
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
33
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker and defensive end for team Kansas City Chiefs. Died from a massive blood clot that developed in his paralyzed lower extremities and traveled to his lungs, the result of severe injuries sustained in a car accident weeks earlier. Chiefs Hall of Fame 2001. College Football Hall of Fame 2014. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2009. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1999. Dick Butkus Award 1988. Byron "Whizzer" White NFL Man of the Year Award 1995. Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award 1993.

Dick Anderson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Richard Paul Anderson
Birth Date:
Age today:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Safety. Teams University of Colorado, Miami Dolphins. Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award 1973. College Football Hall of Fame 1993. Colorado Sports Hall of Fame 1980. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 2012. Miami Dolphin Honor Roll 2006. Walter Camp Man of the Year 1994.

Dick Butkus

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Richard Marvin Butkus
Birth Date:
Age today:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Teams University of Illinois, Chicago Bears middle linebacker. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1979. TV series Blue Thunder, Hang Time. Movies Any Given Sunday, Necessary Roughness. Spokesman for Miller Lite. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1995. College Football Hall of Fame 1983. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1963. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1964. UPI Lineman of the Year 1964. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2002. Walter Camp Man of the Year 2007.

Dick Kazmaier

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Richard William Kazmaier Jr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1951, team Princeton University, as halfback. Did not go pro. College Football Hall of Fame 1966. New Jersey Sports Hall of Fame 1997. Maxwell Award 1951. Walter Camp Distinguished American Award 1989.

Dick MacPherson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Richard F. MacPherson
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach, teams University of Massachusetts Amherst, Syracuse University, Denver Broncos, New England Patriots. Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Award 1987. College Football Hall of Fame 2009. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1987. Paul "Bear" Bryant Award 1987. Woody Hayes Trophy 1987. Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award 1987.

Dick Modzelewski

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Richard Blair Modzelewski
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams University of Maryland, Washington Redskins, Pittsburgh Steelers, New York Giants, Cleveland Browns. College Football Hall of Fame 1993. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1952. National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame. Outland Trophy 1952. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 2000. Southern Conference Hall of Fame 2012.

Doak Walker

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ewell Doak Walker Jr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1948, team Southern Methodist University, as halfback. Team Detroit Lions. College Football Hall of Fame 1959. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1986. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1967. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1997. Maxwell Award 1947. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 1998. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1973. American Football Kicking Hall of Fame 2011. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Doc Blanchard

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Felix Anthony Blanchard
Nickname(s):
Doc
Little Doc
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

First junior to win the Heisman Trophy 1945, team United States Military Academy, as fullback. United States Air Force from 1947 until 1971, retired with the rank of Colonel. College Football Hall of Fame 1964. South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum 1994. Maxwell Award 1945. Walter Camp Man of the Year 1971. James E. Sullivan Award 1945.

Don Bosseler

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Donald John Bosseler
Birth Date:
Age today:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Fullback. Teams University of Miami, Washington Redskins. College Football Hall of Fame 1990. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 2000. University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame 1970. University of Miami Ring of Honor 1999. Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame 2016.

Don Coryell

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Donald David Coryell
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive back. Team University of Washington. As a coach, teams Whittier College, University of Southern California, San Diego State University, St. Louis Cardinals, San Diego Chargers. Breitbard Hall of Fame 1987. College Football Hall of Fame 1999. Husky Fever Hall of Fame 2000. San Diego Chargers Hall of Fame 1994. St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame 2012. State of Washington Sports Hall of Fame 2011.

Don Faurot

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Donald Burrows Faurot
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
93
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback, team University of Missouri. Coach, teams Kirksville State Teachers College, University of Missouri. Invented the split-T formation. College Football Hall of Fame 1961. Missouri Sports Hall of Fame 2001. Missouri Wall of Fame. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1989. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1992. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1964.

Don Hutson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Donald Montgomery Hutson
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wide receiver, safety and kicker, considered the first modern receiver. Teams University of Alabama, Green Bay Packers. Still holds performance records. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame 1972. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1993. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1960. Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1951.

Don James

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Donald Earl James
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Head coach at teams Kent State University, University of Washington. College Football Hall of Fame 1998. Husky Fever Hall of Fame 1994. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1997. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1994. University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame 1992. Woody Hayes Trophy 1984. Woody Hayes Trophy 1991. Paul "Bear" Bryant Award 1991. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1991. George Munger Award 1991. State of Washington Sports Hall of Fame 1998.

Don McPherson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Donald G. McPherson
Birth Date:
Age today:
53
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Syracuse University, Philadelphia Eagles, Hamilton Tiger-Cats, Ottawa Rough Riders. Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1983. College Football Hall of Fame 2008. Davey O'Brien Award 1987. Maxwell Award 1987. Sammy Baugh Trophy 1987. Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award 1987. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 2000.

Don Meredith

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Don Meredith
Nickname(s):
Dandy Don
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback for team Dallas Cowboys, threw for 17,199 yards and 111 touchdowns. TV program Monday Night Football. Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor 1976. College Football Hall of Fame 1982. Bert Bell Award 1966. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Don Miller

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Don Miller
Nickname(s):
Midnight
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team University of Notre Dame as a halfback in the group The Four Horsemen. Pro football team Hartford Blues. College Football Hall of Fame 1970 as a player. Indiana Football Hall of Fame.

Don Nehlen

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Donald Eugene Nehlen
Birth Date:
Age today:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback at team Bowling Green University. Coach, teams Bowling Green University, West Virginia University. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 2017. Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Award 1988. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2009. College Football Hall of Fame 2006. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 2001. Woody Hayes Trophy 1993. Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award 1988.

Don Trull

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Donald Dean Trull
Birth Date:
Age today:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Baylor University, Houston Oilers, Boston Patriots, Edmonton Eskimos, Houston Texans, Shreveport Steamer. College Football Hall of Fame 2013. Sammy Baugh Trophy 1962. Sammy Baugh Trophy 1963. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2014.

Donn Moomaw

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Donn Moomaw
Birth Date:
Age today:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Center and linebacker. Teams UCLA, Toronto Argonauts, Ottawa Rough Riders. Became a Presbyterian minister. Involved in a sex scandal. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 1988. College Football Hall of Fame 1973. Federation of Christian Athletes Hall of Champions 2010. Orange County Sports Hall of Fame 1981. UCLA Athletics Hall of Fame 1984.

Donnie Shell

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Donnie Shell
Birth Date:
Age today:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Safety. Teams South Carolina State University, Pittsburgh Steelers. Black College Football Hall of Fame 2015. College Football Hall of Fame 1998. Division II Football Hall of Fame 2005. Pittsburgh Steelers Hall of Honor 2017.

Donny Anderson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Gary Don Anderson
Birth Date:
Age today:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback, punter. Teams Texas Tech University, Green Bay Packers, St. Louis Cardinals. College Football Hall of Fame 1989. Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame 1983. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 2003. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 2001. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Texas Tech Football Ring of Honor 2012. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Doug Atkins

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Douglas Leon Atkins
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive end. Teams University of Tennessee, Cleveland Browns, Chicago Bears, New Orleans Saints. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 1985. New Orleans Saints Hall of Fame 1995. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1982. Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 1966.

Doug Dickey

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Douglas Adair Dickey
Birth Date:
Age today:
86, 24 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive back, quarterback. Team University of Florida. Coach teams University of Tennessee, University of Florida. College Football Hall of Fame 2003. Florida-Georgia Hall of Fame. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1994. Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 1991.

Doug English

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Lowell Douglas English
Birth Date:
Age today:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Height 6' 5". Teams University of Texas, Detroit Lions. College Football Hall of Fame 2011. Longhorn Men's Hall of Honor 1986. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1997. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2014.

Doug Flutie

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Douglas Richard Flutie
Birth Date:
Age today:
55
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1984, team Boston College, as quarterback. Teams New Jersey Generals, New England Patriots, Calgary Stampeders, Buffalo Bills, San Diego Chargers. Canada's Sports Hall of Fame 2007. College Football Hall of Fame 2007. Canadian Football Hall of Fame 2008. Maxwell Award 1984. Walter Camp Award 1984. Davey O'Brien Award 1984. Chic Harley Award 1984.

Duffy Daugherty

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Hugh Duffy Daugherty
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72, 17 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Head coach team Michigan State University 1954-1972. College Football Hall of Fame 1984. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1975. MSU Athletics Hall of Fame 1992. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1965. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1985. Walter Camp Man of the Year 1973.

Duke Slater

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Frederick Wayman Slater
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tackle. Teams University of Iowa, Milwaukee Badgers, Rock Island Independents, Chicago Cardinals. Iowa Sports Hall of Fame 1951. College Football Hall of Fame 1951.

Dutch Clark

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Earl Harry Clark
Nickname(s):
Flying Dutchman
Old Master
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Colorado College, Portsmouth Spartans, Detroit Lions. Coach, teams Colorado College, Colorado Mines, Detroit Lions, Cleveland Rams, Seattle Bombers, Los Angeles Dons, Detroit Titans. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1959. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963.

Dwayne Nix

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Dwayne Nix
Birth Date:
Age today:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tight end. Team Texas A&I University. College Football Hall of Fame 2003. Javelina Hall of Fame 1979. Lone Star Conference Hall of Honor 2016.

E.J. Holub

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Emil Joseph Holub
Also Known As:
E. J. Holub
Birth Date:
Age today:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Center and linebacker. Teams Texas Tech University, Dallas Texans/Kansas City Chiefs. Chiefs Hall of Fame 1976. College Football Hall of Fame 1986. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1987. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Texas Tech Football Ring of Honor 2012. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2008. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Earl Banks

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Earl C. Banks
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guard, teams University of Iowa, New York Yanks. Coach, team Morgan State College. Died in an auto crash. Black College Football Hall of Fame 2011. College Football Hall of Fame 1992.

Ed Marinaro

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Edward Francis Marinaro
Birth Date:
Age today:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Teams Minnesota Vikings, New York Jets, Seattle Seahawks. TV shows Blue Mountain State, Hill Street Blues. College Football Hall of Fame 1991. Maxwell Award 1971. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 1994.

Ed White

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Edward Alvin White
Birth Date:
Age today:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive guard. Teams University of California, Minnesota Vikings, San Diego Chargers. Breitbard Hall of Fame 1991. Cal Athletic Hall of Fame 1993. College Football Hall of Fame 1999. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2004. San Diego Chargers Hall of Fame 2004.

Eddie Anderson (football)

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Edward Nicholas Anderson
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Teams University of Iowa, Rochester Jeffersons, Chicago Cardinals. College Football Hall of Fame 1971. Iowa Sports Hall of Fame 1962.

Eddie George

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Edward Nathan George Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
44
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Younger than Taj by 2 years.

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1995, team Ohio State University, as running back. TV show I Married a Baller. Movies Into the Sun, The Game Plan. Running back, NFL teams Tennessee Titans, Dallas Cowboys. College Football Hall of Fame 2011. Maxwell Award 1995. Ohio State Men's Varsity "O" Hall of Fame 2006. Walter Camp Award 1995. Doak Walker Award 1995. Chic Harley Award 1995. Jim Brown Award 1995. Titans/Oilers Hall of Fame 2008. Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 2014. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 2017.

Eddie LeBaron

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Eddie Wayne LeBaron Jr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Height 5'7". Quarterback. Teams Washington Redskins, Calgary Stampeders, Dallas Cowboys. Shortest All-Pro quarterback. Sac-Joaquin Section Hall of Fame 2010. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 2004. College Football Hall of Fame 1980. Washington Redskins Ring of Fame. Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2002.

Eddie N. Robinson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Edward North Robinson
Nickname(s):
Robbie
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Head coach teams University of Nebraska, Brown University, University of Maine, Providence Steam Roller. College Football Hall of Fame 1955. Nebraska Football Hall of Fame 1971.

Eddie Robinson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Edward Gay Robinson
Also Known As:
Edward Gay Robinson Sr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

57 years from 1941 to 1997 as head coach, team Grambling State University. Black College Football Hall of Fame 2010. College Football Hall of Fame 1997. Greater New Orleans Sports Hall of Fame 2008. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 2001. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1985. Reds Bagnell Award 1990. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1982. Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Award 1992. Walter Camp Distinguished American Award 1982. Southwestern Athletic Conference Hall of Fame 1992.

Elmer Layden

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Elmer Francis Layden
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team University of Notre Dame as a fullback in the group The Four Horsemen. Pro football teams Hartford Blues, Brooklyn Horsemen, Rock Island Independents. Head coach or administrator at teams Duquesne University, University of Notre Dame. From 1941 to 1946, he was the commissioner of the NFL. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1992. Iowa Sports Hall of Fame 1951. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame.

Elroy Hirsch

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Elroy Leon Hirsch
Also Known As:
Elroy "Crazylegs" Hirsch
Nickname(s):
Crazylegs
Crazy Legs
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

A Marine in World War II. Pro football for team Los Angeles Rams wide receiver. Nickname from his running style. Movies Crazylegs, Zero Hour!. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1968. College Football Hall of Fame 1974. Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1964. University of Michigan Athletic Hall of Honor 1984. St. Louis Rams Ring of Fame. University of Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1991. Madison Sports Hall of Fame 1977. National High School Hall of Fame 1988. Los Angeles Memorial Coloseum Court of Honors 2005.

Emerson Boozer

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Emerson Boozer
Birth Date:
Age today:
75, 14 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back. Teams Maryland State College, New York Jets. College Football Hall of Fame 2010. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1991. New York Jets Ring of Honor 2015. Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame 1996.

Emmitt Smith

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Emmitt James Smith III
Birth Date:
Age today:
49
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back. NFL teams Dallas Cowboys, Arizona Cardinals. Group The Triplets (Dallas Cowboys). TV show winner Dancing with the Stars. Gator Football Ring of Honor 2006. University of Florida Athletic Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 2006. Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor 2005. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2010. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 2006. International Civil Rights Walk of Fame 2012. Sam B. Nicola Trophy 1986. Bert Bell Award 1993. Texas Sports Hall of Fame.

Ernie Davis

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ernest R. Davis
Nickname(s):
The Elmira Express
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
23
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1961, team Syracuse University, as halfback/linebacker/fullback. Subject of movie The Express. Never played professional footnball, although he signed after his senior year with team Cleveland Browns. Died of leukemia before he could play. College Football Hall of Fame 1979. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2001. Chic Harley Award 1961.

Ernie Nevers

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ernest Alonzo Nevers
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher, baseball team St. Louis Browns. NFL football teams Duluth Eskimos, Chicago Cardinals as a fulback. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1980. College Football Hall of Fame 1971. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1991. Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1951. Arizona Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006. Stanford Athletic Hall of Fame.

Fielding Yost

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Fielding Harris Yost
Also Known As:
Fielding H. Yost
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach. Teams Ohio Wesleyan University, University of Nebraska, University of Kansas, Stanford University, San Jose State University, University of Michigan. Coached in the 1902 Rose Bowl, the first college football bowl game. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1955. University of Michigan Athletic Hall of Honor 1979. Nebraska Football Hall of Fame 1971.

Fisher DeBerry

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James Fisher DeBerry
Birth Date:
Age today:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach, team United States Air Force Academy. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 2012. Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Award 1985. College Football Hall of Fame 2011. Colorado Sports Hall of Fame 2008. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1985. Federation of Christian Athletes Hall of Champions 2004. Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award 1985.

Floyd Little

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Floyd Douglas Little
Nickname(s):
The Franchise
Birth Date:
Age today:
76, 14 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back. Teams Syracuse University, Denver Broncos. College Football Hall of Fame 1983. Colorado Sports Hall of Fame 1977. Denver Broncos Ring of Fame 1984. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2010. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1989. Byron "Whizzer" White NFL Man of the Year Award 1974. Walter Camp Distinguished American Award 2011. Walter Camp Man of the Year 1978.

Forest Evashevski

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Forest Evashevski
Nickname(s):
Evy
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams University of Michigan, Iowa Pre-Flight Seahawks. Coach, teams Washington State University, University of Iowa. College Football Hall of Fame 2000. Iowa Sports Hall of Fame 1989. National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame. University of Michigan Athletic Hall of Honor 1990.

Fran Tarkenton

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Francis Asbury Tarkenton
Birth Date:
Age today:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Attended U of Georgia. Drafted by team Minnesota Vikings. Known for ability to scramble. Minnesota Vikings Ring of Honor 1998. College Football Hall of Fame 1987. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1986. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1977. DeMolay International Alumni Association Hall of Fame 1986. Bert Bell Award 1975. Associated Press NFL Offensive Player of the Year Award 1975. University of Georgia Athletic Association Circle of Honor 1998. New Rochelle Walk of Fame 2017. NFL Player of the Year 1970. NFL Player of the Year 1975.

Francis Schmidt

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Francis Albert Schmidt
Also Known As:
Francis A. Schmidt
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
58
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Teams University of Nebraska, University of Tulsa, Texas Christian University, University of Arkansas, Ohio State University, University of Idaho. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1966. College Football Hall of Fame 1971.

Frank "Buck" O'Neill

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Frank J. O'Neill
Nickname(s):
Buck
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

End, on college team Williams College, where he also lettered in track, running the 440 yard race. As a coach, while also a lawyer, teams Syracuse College, Columbia University. As a coach, College Football Hall of Fame 1951.

Frank Broyles

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Franklin Broyles
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
92
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback, then coach. Team University of Arkansas. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1967. College Football Hall of Fame 1983. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1995. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1971. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1991. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 1999. Georgia Tech Athletics Hall of Fame 1960. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013. Walter Camp Distinguished American Award 2007. University of Arkansas Sports Hall of Honor 1988.

Frank Gifford

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Francis Newton Gifford
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84, 7 days before his 85th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

father of
father of
husband of
Kathie Lee Gifford, until he died.
Older than Kathie Lee Gifford by 23 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Running back and wide receiver for NFL team New York Giants. ABC TV show Monday Night Football. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1977. New York Giants Ring of Honor 2010. College Football Hall of Fame 1975. USC Athletic Hall of Fame 1994. International Best-Dressed Hall of Fame List 1975. Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame 2015. NFL Player of the Year 1956. NSMA Hall of Fame 2017.

Frank Howard

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Frank J. Howard
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach, team Clemson University. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1974. College Football Hall of Fame 1989. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1990. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1981. Mobile Sports Hall of Fame 1990. Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame.

Frank Kush

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Frank Joseph Kush
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive lineman, team Michigan State University. Coach, teams Arizona State University, Hamilton Tiger-Cats, Baltimore/Indianapolis Colts, Arizona Outlaws. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2007. College Football Hall of Fame 1995. MSU Athletics Hall of Fame 2000. National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame. Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award 1975.

Frank Leahy

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Francis William Leahy
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tackle. Team University of Notre Dame. Coach, teams University of Notre Dame, Boston College. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 1970. Indiana Football Hall of Fame. Los Angeles Memorial Coloseum Court of Honors 1974.

Frank Sinkwich

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Frank Francis Sinkwich
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70, 12 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1942, team University of Georgia, as halfback. Teams Detroit Lions, New York Yankees, Baltimore Colts. College Football Hall of Fame 1954. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1967. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1969. University of Georgia Athletic Association Circle of Honor 1996. Florida-Georgia Hall of Fame.

Frank Thomas

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Frank William Thomas
Also Known As:
Frank W. Thomas
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
55
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback for coach Knute Rockne at team University of Notre Dame. Roommate was George Gipp. Coach, teams University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, University of Alabama. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1969. College Football Hall of Fame 1951.

Frankie Albert

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Frank Cullen Albert
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback, left-handed. Teams Stanford University, Los Angeles Bulldogs, San Francisco 49ers, Calgary Stampeders. The first college T-formation quarterback in modern football history. In the Navy during World War II. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1981. College Football Hall of Fame 1956. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1992. Stanford Athletic Hall of Fame.

Fred Biletnikoff

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Frederick S. Biletnikoff
Birth Date:
Age today:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wide receiver. Teams Oakland Raiders, Montreal Alouettes. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1990. California Sports Hall of Fame 2010. College Football Hall of Fame 1991. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1970. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1988. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1995. Walter Camp Man of the Year 2015.

Fred Crawford

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Frederick A. Crawford Jr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tackle. Teams Duke University, Chicago Bears. College Football Hall of Fame 1973. North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame 1964. Duke Athletics Hall of Fame 1976.

Fred Dean

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Frederick Rudolph Dean
Birth Date:
Age today:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive end. Teams San Diego Chargers, San Francisco 49ers. 49ers Hall of Fame 2009. College Football Hall of Fame 2009. Louisiana Tech University Athletics Hall of Fame 1990. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2008. San Diego Chargers Hall of Fame 2008. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1995.

Fred Dryer

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Frederick Dryer
Birth Date:
Age today:
72, 12 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive end. Teams New York Giants, Los Angeles Rams. TV series Land's End, Hunter. Movie Death Before Dishonor. El Camino College Athletic Hall of Fame 1988. Breitbard Hall of Fame 1998. College Football Hall of Fame 1997.

Fred Sington

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Frederic William Sington
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tackle, team University of Alabama. Outfielder, baseball teams Washington Senators, Brooklyn Dodgers. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1972. College Football Hall of Fame 1955.

Fritz Crisler

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Herbert Orin Crisler
Nickname(s):
the father of two-platoon football
Fritz
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Also coached basketball and baseball, and was an administrator. End, team University of Chicago. Coach, teams University of Chicago, University of Minnesota, Princeton University, University of Michigan. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1979. College Football Hall of Fame 1954. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1960. University of Michigan Athletic Hall of Honor 1979.

Fritz Pollard

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Frederick Douglass Pollard
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
92
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

The first African-American NFL head coach. Teams Brown University, Akron Pros, Union Club of Phoenixville, Milwaukee Badgers, Gilberton Cadamounts, Hammond Pros, Akron Indians, Providence Steam Roller, Chicago Black Hawks. College Football Hall of Fame 1954. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2005. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2015. New Rochelle Walk of Fame 2017. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame.

Frosty Westering

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Forrest Westering
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Head coach at teams Parsons College, Lea College, Pacific Lutheran University. College Football Hall of Fame 2005. State of Washington Sports Hall of Fame 2007. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 2013.

Gary Beban

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Gary Joseph Beban
Nickname(s):
The Great One
Birth Date:
Age today:
71, 18 days before his 72nd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1967, team UCLA, as quarterback. Team Washington Redskins. College Football Hall of Fame 1988. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1995. Maxwell Award 1967. UCLA Athletics Hall of Fame 1984. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame. Chic Harley Award 1967.

Gary Johnson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Gary Lynn Johnson
Also Known As:
Gary "Big Hands" Johnson
Nickname(s):
Big Hands
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
57, 27 days before his 58th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams San Diego Chargers, San Francisco 49ers. Black College Football Hall of Fame 2017. Breitbard Hall of Fame 2007. College Football Hall of Fame 1997. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1991. San Diego Chargers Hall of Fame 1999. Southwestern Athletic Conference Hall of Fame 1997.

Gene Washington (football 1944)

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Eugene Washington
Birth Date:
Age today:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wide Receiver. Teams Michigan State University, Minnesota Vikings, Denver Broncos. College Football Hall of Fame 2011. MSU Athletics Hall of Fame 1992.

George "Wildcat" Wilson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
George Wilson
Nickname(s):
Wildcat
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback. All-American 1925. Teams University of Washington, Los Angeles Wildcats, Providence Steam Roller. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Husky Fever Hall of Fame 1980. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1991. State of Washington Sports Hall of Fame 1960.

George Connor

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
George Leo Connor
Nickname(s):
Moose
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tackle on offense, and on defense was recognized as one of the first linebackers. Teams College of the Holy Cross, University of Notre Dame, Chicago Bears. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 1963. Outland Trophy 1946. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1975.

George Gipp

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
George Gipp
Nickname(s):
The Gipper
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
25
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Multiple roles, halfback, quarterback, punter. Team University of Notre Dame. Mentioned in the movie Knute Rockne, All American. Died young of infected throat or pneumonia. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1957. American Football Kicking Hall of Fame 2017.

George McAfee

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
George Anderson McAfee
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90, 9 days before his 91st birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback. Teams Duke University, Chicago Bears. College Football Hall of Fame 1961. North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame 1967. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1966. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. Duke Athletics Hall of Fame 1975.

George Rogers

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
George Washington Rogers
Birth Date:
Age today:
59
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1980, team University of South Carolina, as running back. Teams New Orleans Saints, Washington Redskins. College Football Hall of Fame 1997. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 2004. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 2007. New Orleans Saints Hall of Fame 1992. Chic Harley Award 1980. Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 2004.

Gil Steinke

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Gilbert Erwin Steinke
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76, 7 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback, teams Texas A&I University, Philadelphia Eagles. Coach at Texas A&I. College Football Hall of Fame 1986. Javelina Hall of Fame 1972. Lone Star Conference Hall of Honor 1996. Texas Sports Hall of Fame.

Gino Torretta

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Gino LouisTorretta
Birth Date:
Age today:
47, 23 days before his 48th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1992, team University of Miami, as quarterback. Teams Minnesota Vikings, Detroit Lions, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks, Indianapolis Colts. College Football Hall of Fame 2009. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 2011. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1998. Maxwell Award 1992. Walter Camp Award 1992. Davey O'Brien Award 1992. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame. University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame 2003. Chic Harley Award 1992. University of Miami Ring of Honor 2008. Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award 1992.

Glenn Davis

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Glenn Woodward Davis
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Terry Moore by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1946 team United States Military Academy, as halfback. Team Los Angeles Rams. United States Olympic Hall of Fame 1986. College Football Hall of Fame 1961. Maxwell Award 1944. Ohio State Men's Varsity "O" Hall of Fame 1978. National Track and Field Hall of Fame 1974. National High School Hall of Fame 1991.

Grant Teaff

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Grant Garland Teaff
Birth Date:
Age today:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker in college. Coach, teams McMurry University, Angelo State University, Baylor University. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 2006. College Football Hall of Fame 2001. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1974. Federation of Christian Athletes Hall of Champions 1998. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Grant Wistrom

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Grant Alden Wistrom
Birth Date:
Age today:
42, 15 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive end. Teams University of Nebraska, St. Louis Rams, Seattle Seahawks. Bill Willis Trophy 1996. College Football Hall of Fame 2009. Missouri Walk of Fame 2013. Rotary Lombardi Award 1997. Nebraska Football Hall of Fame 1998.

Greasy Neale

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Alfred Earle Neale

Brief Facts:

Outfielder, baseball team Cincinnati Reds. Coach for football team Philadelphia Eagles. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1969. College Football Hall of Fame 1967. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2007. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1976. Eagles Hall of Fame 1987.

Greg Pruitt

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Gregory Donald Pruitt
Birth Date:
Age today:
66, 31 days before his 67th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back. Subject of the "Greg Pruitt Rule" against tear-away jerseys. Teams University of Oklahoma, Cleveland Browns, Los Angeles Raiders. College Football Hall of Fame 1999. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 1997. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1997.

Hank Lauricella

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Francis Edward Lauricella
Nickname(s):
Mr. Everything
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback, quarterback. Teams University of Tennessee, Dallas Texans. Member of the Louisiana state legislature, both houses. Real estate developer. College Football Hall of Fame 1981. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2005. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1983. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame.

Harrison Stafford

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Albert Harrison Stafford
Nickname(s):
Harry
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
92
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback. Teams University of Texas, New York Giants. College Football Hall of Fame 1975. Longhorn Men's Hall of Honor 1959. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1987. Texas Sports Hall of Fame.

Harry Carson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Harold Donald Carson
Birth Date:
Age today:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Team New York Giants. Black College Football Hall of Fame 2012. College Football Hall of Fame 2002. New Jersey Sports Hall of Fame 1993. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2006. Division II Football Hall of Fame 2000. New York Giants Ring of Honor 2010. Walter Camp Man of the Year 2011.

Harry Gilmer

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Harry Vincent Gilmer Jr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback, left halfback, quarterback, kickoff returner, and defensive back. College team University of Alabama. Pro teams Washington Redskins, Detroit Lions. Head coach, team Detroit Lions. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1973. College Football Hall of Fame 1993. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1995.

Harry Stuhldreher

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Harry Augustus Stuhldreher
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team University of Notre Dame as quarterback in the group The Four Horsemen. Head football coach at Villanova University from 1925 to 1935 and at the University of Wisconsin-Madison from 1936 to 1948. College Football Hall of Fame 1958. University of Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1994. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1965. Madison Sports Hall of Fame 1966.

Hayden Fry

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Hayden Fry
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team Baylor University as a quarterback. Head coach for teams Southern Methodist University, North Texas State University, University of Iowa. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2004. College Football Hall of Fame 2003. Holiday Bowl Hall of Fame. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2010. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1997. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 2005. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Herschel Walker

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Herschel Junior Walker
Birth Date:
Age today:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1982, team University of Georgia, as running back. Pro teams New Jersey Generals, Dallas Cowboys, Minnesota Vikings, Philadelphia Eagles, New York Giants. College Football Hall of Fame 1999. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 2000. Maxwell Award 1982. Walter Camp Award 1982. Chic Harley Award 1982. Florida-Georgia Hall of Fame. National High School Hall of Fame 2003. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 2001.

Hobey Baker

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Hobart Amory Hare Baker
Nickname(s):
Hobey
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
26, 25 days before his 27th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

College Football Hall of Fame 1975. Hockey Hall of Fame 1945. United States Hockey Hall of Fame 1973. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2010.

Howard Cassady

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Howard Albert Cassady
Nickname(s):
Hopalong
Birth Date:
Age today:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1955, team Ohio State University, as halfback. Teams Detroit Lions, Cleveland Browns, Philadelphia Eagles. College Football Hall of Fame 1979. Maxwell Award 1955. Ohio State Men's Varsity "O" Hall of Fame 1977. Chic Harley Award 1955.

Howard Twilley

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Howard James Twilley Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wide receiver. Teams University of Tulsa, Miami Dolphins. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 1990. College Football Hall of Fame 1992. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 1995. UPI Lineman of the Year 1965.

Hugh Gallarneau

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Hugh H. Gallarneau
Nickname(s):
Duke
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback. Teams Stanford University, Chicago Bears. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 1982. Stanford Athletic Hall of Fame.

Hugh Green

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Hugh Donell Green
Birth Date:
Age today:
58, 9 days before his 59th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Miami Dolphins. College Football Hall of Fame 1996. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 2002. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum 2009. Maxwell Award 1980. Rotary Lombardi Award 1980. Walter Camp Award 1980. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1980. UPI Lineman of the Year 1980.

Hugh McElhenny

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Hugh Edward McElhenny
Nickname(s):
The King
Hurryin' Hugh
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back. Teams San Francisco 49ers, Minnesota Vikings, New York Giants, Detroit Lions. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1982. College Football Hall of Fame 1981. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970. Husky Fever Hall of Fame 1979. 49ers Hall of Fame 2009. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2003. State of Washington Sports Hall of Fame 1963.

J.C. Caroline

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James C. Caroline
Birth Date:
Age today:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

NFL team Chicago Bears. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 1989. South Carolina Athletic Hall of Fame.

J.D. Roberts

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John David Roberts
Also Known As:
J. D. Roberts
Birth Date:
Age today:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team University of Oklahoma. Coach, team New Orleans Saints. College Football Hall of Fame 1993. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 1997. Outland Trophy 1953. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1994. UPI Lineman of the Year 1953.

Jack Ham

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Jack Raphael Ham Jr.
Nickname(s):
Dobre Shunka
Birth Date:
Age today:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Outside linebacker. Teams Pennsylvania State University, Pittsburgh Steelers. College Football Hall of Fame 1990. National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame. Pittsburgh Steelers Hall of Honor 2017. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1988.

Jack Mollenkopf

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Kenneth Mollenkopf
Nickname(s):
Jack
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70, 10 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

End, team Bowling Green University. Head coach, team Purdue University. College Football Hall of Fame 1988. Indiana Football Hall of Fame. Purdue Intercollegiate Athletic Hall of Fame 1994.

Jack Pardee

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Perry Pardee
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76, 18 days before his 77th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker and fullback. Teams Texas A&M University, Los Angeles Rams, Washington Redskins. Coach for multiple leagues, teams Florida Blazers, Chicago Bears, Washington Redskins, San Diego Chargers, Houston Gamblers, University of Houston, Houston Oilers, Birmingham Barracudas. College Football Hall of Fame 1986. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1990. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1988. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. NFL Player of the Year 1971. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Jack Tatum

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John David Tatum
Nickname(s):
The Assassin
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
61
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Free safety. Teams Ohio State University, Oakland Raiders, Houston Oilers. College Football Hall of Fame 2004. Ohio State Men's Varsity "O" Hall of Fame 1981.

Jack Youngblood

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Herbert Jackson Youngblood III
Birth Date:
Age today:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive end. Teams University of Florida, Los Angeles Rams. Movies for television C.A.T. Squad, C.A.T. Squad: Python Wolf. Gator Football Ring of Honor 2006. College Football Hall of Fame 1992. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2001. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1975. St. Louis Rams Ring of Fame. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1989. Orange County Sports Hall of Fame 1987. Florida-Georgia Hall of Fame.

Jackie Jensen

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Jack Eugene Jensen
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
55
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

A two-sport collegian. First person to be in the Rose Bowl, World Series and All-Star games. Teams New York Yankees, Washington Senators, Boston Red Sox. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1983. Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame 2000. Cal Athletic Hall of Fame 1986. College Football Hall of Fame 1984.

James Williams

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James Williams
Nickname(s):
Froggy
Froggie
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Left end and kicker. Team Rice University. College Football Hall of Fame 1965. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1971. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Rice Athletics Hall of Fame 1970. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Jay Berwanger

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Jacob Berwanger
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1935, team University of Chicago, as halfback. The award was then called by another name. The first player dafted in the first NFL draft. Turned down offers to play NFL. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 1954. University of Chicago Athletics Hall of Fame 2003. Iowa Sports Hall of Fame 1951.

Jerry Rhome

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Jerry Byron Rhome
Birth Date:
Age today:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams University of Tulsa, Dallas Cowboys, Cleveland Browns, Houston Oilers, Los Angeles Rams, Montreal Alouettes. College Football Hall of Fame 1998. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 2001. Sammy Baugh Trophy 1964. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 2001.

Jerry Sisemore

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Jerald Grant Sisemore
Birth Date:
Age today:
67, 2 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive tackle / guard. Teams University of Texas, Philadelphia Eagles. College Football Hall of Fame 2002. Eagles Hall of Fame 1991. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2007. Longhorn Men's Hall of Honor 1980. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1994.

Jerry Tubbs

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Gerald J. Tubbs
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams University of Oklahoma, Chicago Cardinals, San Francisco 49ers, Dallas Cowboys. Cowboys linebackers coach for 21 years. College Football Hall of Fame 1996. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1956. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 1999. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1971. UPI Lineman of the Year 1956.

Jess Neely

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Jess Claiborne Neely
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Head football coach at teams Southwestern University, Clemson University, Rice University. Also head baseball coach at the University of Alabama, Clemson University and Rice University. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1967. College Football Hall of Fame 1971. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2001. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 1966. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Jessie Tuggle

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Jessie Floyd Tuggle III
Birth Date:
Age today:
53
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams Valdosta State College, Atlanta Falcons. Atlanta Falcons Ring of Honor 2004. Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 2007. Division II Football Hall of Fame 2002. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 2007.

Jim Crowley

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James Harold Crowley
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team University of Notre Dame as a fullback in the group The Four Horsemen. Coach for team Fordham University. As a player, College Football Hall of Fame 1966. Indiana Football Hall of Fame. Walter Camp Distinguished American Award 1978. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1970.

Jim Dombrowski

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James Matthew Dombrowski
Birth Date:
Age today:
54
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guard and offensive tackle. Teams University of Virginia, New Orleans Saints. Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame 2009. National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame 2013. College Football Hall of Fame 2008. New Orleans Saints Hall of Fame 2003. Virginia Sports Hall of Fame 2010.

Jim Grabowski

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James S. Grabowski
Birth Date:
Age today:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back. Teams University of Illinois, Green Bay Packers, Chicago Bears. College Football Hall of Fame 1995. National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1997. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 1993. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame.

Jim Lynch

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James Robert Lynch
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams University of Notre Dame, Kansas City Chiefs. Chiefs Hall of Fame 1990. College Football Hall of Fame 1992. Maxwell Award 1966. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1966.

Jim Mandich

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James Michael Mandich
Nickname(s):
Mad Dog
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tight end. Teams University of Michigan, Miami Dolphins, Pittsburgh Steelers. College Football Hall of Fame 2004. Miami Dolphin Honor Roll 2011. University of Michigan Athletic Hall of Honor 1994.

Jim McMahon

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James Robert McMahon Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
58, 34 days before his 59th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Brigham Young University, Chicago Bears, San Diego Chargers, Philadelphia Eagles, Minnesota Vikings, Arizona Cardinals, Cleveland Browns, Green Bay Packers. College Football Hall of Fame 1999. Davey O'Brien Award 1981. Holiday Bowl Hall of Fame. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1998. Sammy Baugh Trophy 1981. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame.

Jim Parker

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James Thomas Parker
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive guard and tackle. Teams Ohio State University, Baltimore Colts. Baltimore Ravens Ring of Honor 2000. College Football Hall of Fame 1974. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1974. Outland Trophy 1956. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1973. Rice Athletics Hall of Fame 1997.

Jim Phelan

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James Joseph Phelan
Birth Date:
Age today:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guard. Teams La Salle University, Philadelphia Warriors, Pottstown Packers. Coach, team Mount Saint Mary's University. College Football Hall of Fame 1973. National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame 2008. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 2007. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2010.

Jim Plunkett

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James William Plunkett
Birth Date:
Age today:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1970, team Stanford University, as quarterback. Pro football for teams New England Patriots, San Francisco 49ers, Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1992. California Sports Hall of Fame 2007. College Football Hall of Fame 1990. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1989. Maxwell Award 1970. Walter Camp Award 1970. Chic Harley Award 1970. Stanford Athletic Hall of Fame. National High School Hall of Fame 2007. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 1997.

Jim Ritcher

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James Alexander Ritcher
Birth Date:
Age today:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Center, guard, offensive lineman. Teams North Carolina State University, Buffalo Bills, Atlanta Falcons. Buffalo Bills Wall of Fame 2004. College Football Hall of Fame 1998. North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame 1999. Outland Trophy 1979. Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame 2014.

Jim Stillwagon

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Jim Stillwagon
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
68, 7 days before his 69th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams Ohio State University, Toronto Argonauts. College Football Hall of Fame 1991. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1970. Ohio State Men's Varsity "O" Hall of Fame 1979. Outland Trophy 1970. Rotary Lombardi Award 1970. UPI Lineman of the Year 1970.

Jim Swink

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James E. Swink
Nickname(s):
The Rusk Rambler
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Later a surgeon. Halfback. Teams Texas Christian University, Dallas Texans. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 1989. College Football Hall of Fame 1980. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2000. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1989. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Jim Thorpe

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James Francis Thorpe
Also Known As:
Wa-Tho-Huk
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Football teams Canton Bulldogs, New York Giants. Movie White Heat. Olympic champion, medals taken away, restored posthumously. United States Olympic Hall of Fame 1983. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963. American Indian Athletic Hall of Fame 1972. Oklahoma Hall of Fame 1950. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1963. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. Texas Trail of Fame 2013. National Track and Field Hall of Fame 1975. American Football Kicking Hall of Fame 2008.

Jim Tressel

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James Patrick Tressel
Birth Date:
Age today:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach teams Youngstown State University, Ohio State University. University president. Baldwin-Wallace College Athletic Hall of Fame 1975. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2015. College Football Hall of Fame 2015. Paul "Bear" Bryant Award 2002. Woody Hayes Trophy 2002. Woody Hayes Trophy 2006. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 2002. Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Award 2002.

Jimmy Johnson (coach)

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James William Johnson
Birth Date:
Age today:
75, 2 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Head coach teams Oklahoma State University, University of Miami, Dallas Cowboys, Miami Dolphins. Analyst for TV show Fox NFL Sunday. College Football Hall of Fame 2012 as a coach. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1998. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1998. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 2000. Texas Sports Hall of Fame 2000 1996. University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame 1996.

Jimmy Johnson (quarterback)

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Jimmy Johnson
Nickname(s):
Jimmie
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. A full-blooded Stockbridge Indian. Team Northwestern University. College Football Hall of Fame 1969. American Indian Athletic Hall of Fame 1972.

Joe Bellino

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Michael Bellino
Birth Date:
Age today:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1960, team Naval Academy, as halfback. Team Boston Patriots. College Football Hall of Fame 1977. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1992. Maxwell Award 1960. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame. Chic Harley Award 1960.

Joe Delaney

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Joe Alton Delaney
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
24
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back. Teams Northwestern State University, Kansas City Chiefs. Drowned while trying to save three children from drowning in a pond. Chiefs Hall of Fame 2004. College Football Hall of Fame 1997. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1996. Presidential Citizens Medal 1983.

Joe Greene

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charles Edward Greene
Also Known As:
"Mean" Joe Greene
Nickname(s):
Mean Joe
Mean
Birth Date:
Age today:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. One member of the group Steel Curtain. Subject of a famous Coca-Cola commercial. Team Pittsburgh Steelers. As a coach, teams Pittsburgh Steelers, Miami Dolphins, Arizona Cardinals. Pittsburgh Steelers Hall of Honor 2017. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1987. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 2017. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 1984. Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award 1972. Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award 1974. NFL Player of the Year 1974. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2006. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 1986. Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award 1979.

Joe Guyon

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Napoleon Guyon
Also Known As:
O-Gee-Chidah
Nickname(s):
Big Chief
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79, 1 day after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tackle, halfback. Native American, Ojibwa tribe (Chippewa). Teams Georgia Institute of Technology, Canton Bulldogs, Washington Senators, Union Quakers of Philadelphia, Cleveland Indians, Oorang Indians, Rock Island Independents, Kansas City Cowboys, New York Giants. Baseball coach at Clemson. College Football Hall of Fame 1971. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1972. Georgia Tech Athletics Hall of Fame 1956. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1966.

Joe Hamilton (football)

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Fitzgerald Hamilton
Birth Date:
Age today:
41
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Georgia Institute of Technology, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Frankfurt Galaxy, Indianapolis Colts, Orlando Predators. College Football Hall of Fame 2014. Davey O'Brien Award 1999. Georgia Tech Athletics Hall of Fame 2009. Kellen Moore Award 1999.

Joe Kendall

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Nathaniel Kendall
Nickname(s):
Tarzan
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback. Team Kentucky State University. KSU Hall of Fame 1975. Black College Football Hall of Fame 2011. College Football Hall of Fame 2007. Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame 2008.

Joe Paterno

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Vincent Paterno
Nickname(s):
Joe
JoePa
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85, 32 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Long-time (almost 46 years) coach for team Pennsylvania State University. Fired mid-season 2011 after a scandal involving an assistant coach. College Football Hall of Fame 2007. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1987. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 2000. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame. Woody Hayes Trophy 1978. Woody Hayes Trophy 1982. Woody Hayes Trophy 1986. Woody Hayes Trophy 2005. Dick Enberg Award 2012. Paul "Bear" Bryant Award 1986. Reds Bagnell Award 1999. Home Depot Coach of the Year Award 2005. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1978. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1982. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1986. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 2002. Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Award 1981. Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Award 2005. Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year 1986. Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award 1972. Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award 1994. Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award 2005.

Joe Romig

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Joe Romig
Birth Date:
Age today:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guard, team University of Colorado. Rhodes scholar, became an astrophysicist. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 1989. College Football Hall of Fame 1984. Colorado Sports Hall of Fame 1973. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1961. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1987. UPI Lineman of the Year 1961. National High School Hall of Fame 1990.

Joe Steffy

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Benton Steffy Jr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive guard, defensive center. Teams University of Tennessee, US Military Academy. College Football Hall of Fame 1987. Outland Trophy 1947. Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 1999.

John Brodie

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Riley Brodie
Birth Date:
Age today:
82, 27 days before his 83rd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Stanford University, San Francisco 49ers. African-American Ethnic Sports Hall of Fame 2010. 49ers Hall of Fame 2009. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1988. College Football Hall of Fame 1986. Stanford Athletic Hall of Fame.

John Cappelletti

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Raymond Cappelletti
Nickname(s):
Cappy
Birth Date:
Age today:
65, 22 days before his 66th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1973, team Pennsylvania State University, as running back. Teams Los Angeles Rams, San Diego Chargers. His story in television movie Something for Joey. College Football Hall of Fame 1993. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 2005. Maxwell Award 1973. Walter Camp Award 1973. Chic Harley Award 1973. Anaheim / Orange County Walk of Stars: A star for Sports fame.

John Cooper

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Harold Cooper
Birth Date:
Age today:
81, 16 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back, defensive back, team Iowa State University. Coach, Teams University of Tulsa, Arizona State University, Ohio State University plus lower positions. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 2016. College Football Hall of Fame 2008. Ohio State Men's Varsity "O" Hall of Fame 2013. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2012. Sun Devil Sports Hall of Fame 2016.

John David Crow

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John David Crow
Birth Date:
Age today:
83, 10 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1957, team Texas A&M University, as halfback. Teams Chicago Cardinals, St. Louis Cardinals, San Francisco 49ers. College Football Hall of Fame 1976. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 2001. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1976. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Chic Harley Award 1957. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

John Elway

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Albert Elway Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
58, 20 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Stanford University, Denver Broncos. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 2003. College Football Hall of Fame 2000. Colorado Sports Hall of Fame 1999. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2004. Denver Broncos Ring of Fame 1999. Sammy Baugh Trophy 1982. Stanford Athletic Hall of Fame. NFL Player of the Year 1987. Walter Camp Man of the Year 2009. Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award 1992.

John Gagliardi

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Gagliardi
Birth Date:
Age today:
91
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Teams Saint John's University, Carroll College. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 2009. College Football Hall of Fame 2006. Colorado Sports Hall of Fame 2015. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame.

John H. Vaught

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Howard Vaught
Also Known As:
Johnny Vaught
Nickname(s):
Johnny
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
96
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guard, team Texas Christian University. Head coach, team University of Mississippi, winning 10 bowls. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum 1976. Ole Miss Athletics Hall of Fame 1987. University of Mississippi Alumni Hall of Fame 1990. College Football Hall of Fame 1979. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1992. Texas Sports Hall of Fame.

John Hadl

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Willard Hadl
Birth Date:
Age today:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams University of Kansas, San Diego Chargers, Los Angeles Rams, Green Bay Packers, Houston Oilers. Coach of team Los Angeles Express. Breitbard Hall of Fame 1984. College Football Hall of Fame 1994. Kansas Sports Hall of Fame 1976. San Diego Chargers Hall of Fame 1983. KU Football Ring of Honor. Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award 1971.

John Hannah

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Allen Hannah
Nickname(s):
Hog
Birth Date:
Age today:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Left guard, teams University of Alabama, New England Patriots. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1988. College Football Hall of Fame 1999. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1972. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 2007. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1991. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. New England Patriots Hall of Fame 1991.

John Heisman

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John William Heisman
Nickname(s):
pioneer of Southern football
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66, 20 days before his 67th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

College, team Brown University, University of Pennsylvania. Coach, teams Oberlin College, Buchtel College, Auburn University, Clemson University, Georgia Institute of Technology, University of Pennsylvania, Washington & Jefferson College, Rice University. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1970. Clemson Athletic Hall of Fame 1981. College Football Hall of Fame 1954. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1967. Georgia Tech Athletics Hall of Fame 1964. Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame.

John Hicks

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Charles Hicks Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Lineman. Teams Ohio State University, New York Giants. College Football Hall of Fame 2001. Ohio State Men's Varsity "O" Hall of Fame 1985. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2009. Outland Trophy 1973. Rotary Lombardi Award 1973. UPI Lineman of the Year 1973.

John Huarte

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Gregory Huarte
Birth Date:
Age today:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1964, team University of Notre Dame, as quarterback. Teams New York Jets, Boston Patriots, Philadelphia Eagles, Kansas City Chiefs, Chicago Bears, Memphis Southmen. College Football Hall of Fame 2005. Orange County Sports Hall of Fame 1981.

John Kimbrough

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Kimbrough
Nickname(s):
Haskell Hurricane
Jarrin' John
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Fullback / quarterback. Teams Texas A&M University, New York Americans, Los Angeles Dons. Head coach, teams Baylor University, West Texas A&M University. Member of the Texas Legislature as a Democrat. Fighter pilot in the Pacific during World War II. Movies Sundown Jim, The Lone Star Ranger. College Football Hall of Fame 1954. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2000. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 2001. Texas Sports Hall of Fame.

John McKay

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Harvey McKay
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77, 25 days before his 78th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Head coach, teams University of Southern California, Tampa Bay Buccaneers. College Football Hall of Fame 1988. Los Angeles Memorial Coloseum Court of Honors 2001. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1991. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Ring of Honor 2010. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1962. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1972.

John Randle

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Anthony Randle
Birth Date:
Age today:
50
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams Texas A&M-Kingsville, Minnesota Vikings, Seattle Seahawks. College Football Hall of Fame 2008. Division II Football Hall of Fame 2006. Javelina Hall of Fame 1997. Lone Star Conference Hall of Honor 2008. Minnesota Vikings Ring of Honor 2008. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2010. Texas Sports Hall of Fame.

Johnny Bailey

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Johnny Lee Bailey
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
43
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back. Teams Texas A&I University, Chicago Bears, Phoenix Cardinals, Los Angeles/St. Louis Rams, Iowa Barnstormers. College Football Hall of Fame 2000. Division II Football Hall of Fame 1999. Javelina Hall of Fame 1996. Lone Star Conference Hall of Honor 2000.

Johnny Bright

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Johnny D. Bright
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
53
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Teams Drake University, Calgary Stampeders, Edmonton Eskimos. Injured by another player, event called the Johnny Bright Incident. Became a Canadian citizen in 1962. Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1970. College Football Hall of Fame 1984. Iowa Sports Hall of Fame 1970.

Johnny Lattner

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Joseph Lattner
Birth Date:
Age today:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1953, team University of Notre Dame, as halfback. Team Pittsburgh Steelers one year, 1954. College Football Hall of Fame 1979. Maxwell Award 1952. Maxwell Award 1953. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame.

Johnny Lujack

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Christopher Lujack Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
93
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1947, team University of Notre Dame, as quarterback. Team Chicago Bears. National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame 1978. College Football Hall of Fame 1960. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1965.

Johnny Mack Brown

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Mack Brown
Also Known As:
John Mack Brown
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

A star on the football team at the University of Alabama, then an actor in films, mostly westerns and serials. Movies Coquette, Belle of the Nineties, Montana Moon. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1969. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2000. College Football Hall of Fame 1957. Alabama Stage and Screen Hall of Fame 2004. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6101 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Johnny Majors

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Johnny Terrill Majors
Birth Date:
Age today:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback. Teams University of Tennessee, Montreal Alouettes. As head coach, teams Iowa State University, University of Pittsburgh, University of Tennessee. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2005. College Football Hall of Fame 1987. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1973. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1976. Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award 1973.

Johnny Rodgers

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Johnny Steven Rodgers
Nickname(s):
The Jet
Birth Date:
Age today:
67, 13 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1972, team University of Nebraska, as wide receiver. Pro teams Montreal Alouettes, San Diego Chargers. College Football Hall of Fame 2000. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1996. Walter Camp Award 1972. Chic Harley Award 1972. Nebraska Football Hall of Fame 1973.

Jonathan Ogden

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Jonathan Phillip Ogden
Birth Date:
Age today:
43, 13 days before his 44th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive tackle. Teams UCLA, Baltimore Ravens. Baltimore Ravens Ring of Honor 2008. College Football Hall of Fame 2012. Jim Parker Trophy 1995. Morris Trophy 1995. Outland Trophy 1995. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2013. UPI Lineman of the Year 1995.

Keith Jackson (tight end)

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Keith Jerome Jackson
Birth Date:
Age today:
53
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Tight End. Teams University of Oklahoma, Philadelphia Eagles, Miami Dolphins, Green Bay Packers. In the Pro Bowl six times. Arkansas Black Hall of Fame 1997. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1999. College Football Hall of Fame 2001. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1999. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 2006.

Kellen Winslow

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Kellen Boswell Winslow
Also Known As:
Kellen Boswell Winslow Sr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tight end. Athletic director. Teams University of Missouri, San Diego Chargers. First round draft pick 1979. California Sports Hall of Fame 2007. College Football Hall of Fame 2002. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1995. San Diego Chargers Hall of Fame 1995. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1996. Breitbard Hall of Fame 1995. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2010. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 1992.

Ken Kavanaugh

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Kenneth William Kavanaugh
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

End. Teams Louisiana State University, Chicago Bears. Ends coach, several teams, then a scout. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1966. College Football Hall of Fame 1963. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1939. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1970.

Kenny Easley

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Kenneth Mason Easley Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
59
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Strong safety. Teams UCLA, Seattle Seahawks. College Football Hall of Fame 1991. Hampton Roads Sports Hall of Fame 2010. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2017. UCLA Athletics Hall of Fame 1991. Virginia Sports Hall of Fame 1998. Seattle Seahawks Ring of Honor 2002. Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award 1984.

Kevin Butler

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Kevin Gregory Butler
Birth Date:
Age today:
55, 6 days before his 56th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Placekicker. Teams University of Georgia, Chicago Bears, Arizona Cardinals. American Football Kicking Hall of Fame 2012. College Football Hall of Fame 2001. Florida-Georgia Hall of Fame. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 2003.

Kirk Gibson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Kirk Harold Gibson
Birth Date:
Age today:
61
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Outfielder (baseball) and All-American wide receiver in college football team Michigan State University. MLB teams Detroit Tigers, Los Angeles Dodgers, Kansas City Royals, Pittsburgh Pirates. Manager, baseball teams Detroit Tigers, Arizona Diamondbacks. College Football Hall of Fame 2017. Major League Baseball Manager of the Year Award 2011. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1999. MSU Athletics Hall of Fame 1994. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6807 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with team team: Los Angeles Dodgers; ceremony: 20 June 2008.
A star at 6807 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with team team: Los Angeles Dodgers; ceremony: 20 June 2008.

Knute Rockne

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Knut Larsen Rokne
Also Known As:
Knute Kenneth Rockne
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
43, 27 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pronounced Kuh-NOOT. Emigrated to Chicago with his parents when he was five years old. Coach for team University of Notre Dame. Famed for "Win one for the Gipper" speech. 5 seasons with no loss. Only 12 losses in 13 years. Subject of movie Knute Rockne All American with Ronald Reagan as the Gipper. Died in a plane crash. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2014. Los Angeles Memorial Coloseum Court of Honors 1955. Indiana Football Hall of Fame. Scandinavian-American Hall of Fame 1988. NSMA Hall of Fame 1990.

Kyle Rote

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Kyle Rote
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Halfback, wide receiver. Teams Southern Methodist University, New York Giants. College Football Hall of Fame 1964. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2003. New Rochelle Walk of Fame 2017. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1969. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

LaDainian Tomlinson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
LaDainian Tramayne Tomlinson
Nickname(s):
LT
L.T.
LDT
The President
Birth Date:
Age today:
39, 25 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back. Teams Texas Christian University, San Diego Chargers, New York Jets. In commercials for Nike, Campbell Soup and Vizio. College Football Hall of Fame 2014. Doak Walker Award 2000. Breitbard Hall of Fame 2015. San Diego Chargers Hall of Fame 2015. Bert Bell Award 2006. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2017. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 2016. Associated Press NFL Offensive Player of the Year Award 2006. Jim Brown Award 2000. NFL Player of the Year 2006. Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award 2006.

Lance Alworth

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Lance Dwight Alworth
Birth Date:
Age today:
77, 16 days before his 78th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wide receiver. Teams San Diego Chargers, Dallas Cowboys. College Football Hall of Fame 1984. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum 1988. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1978. San Diego Hall of Champions 1972. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1979. San Diego Chargers Hall of Fame 1977. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2005. Breitbard Hall of Fame 1972. NFL Player of the Year 1967. NFL Player of the Year 1969. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2014. University of Arkansas Sports Hall of Honor 1988.

Larry Csonka

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Larry Richard Csonka
Birth Date:
Age today:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Last name pronounced "ZONK-ah." Running back. Teams Miami Dolphins, Memphis Southmen, New York Giants. College Football Hall of Fame 1989. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1991. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1987. Miami Dolphin Honor Roll 1990. Dolphins Walk of Fame 2011. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2010.

Larry Kelley

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Lawrence Morgan Kelley
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85, 28 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1936, team Yale University, as end. Team Boston Shamrocks. Suicide by gunshot after health problems. College Football Hall of Fame 1969.

LaVell Edwards

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Reuben LaVell Edwards
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Head coach team Brigham Young University. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 2003. Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Award 1979. College Football Hall of Fame 2004. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1984. Holiday Bowl Hall of Fame. West Coast Conference Hall of Honor 2013.

Lee Roy Jordan

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Lee Roy Jordan
Birth Date:
Age today:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams University of Alabama, Dallas Cowboys. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1980. College Football Hall of Fame 1983. Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor 1989. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1988. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1984. Texas Sports Hall of Fame.

Lee Roy Selmon

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Lee Roy Selmon
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

younger brother of
Younger than Dewey Selmon by less than 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Defensive lineman. Team Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Ring of Honor 2009. College Football Hall of Fame 1988. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1989. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1983. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1995. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. Outland Trophy 1975. Rotary Lombardi Award 1975. Oklahoma Hall of Fame 2009. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 1994. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1975. Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award 1979. UPI Lineman of the Year 1975. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 1996.

Leo Nomellini

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Leo Joseph Nomellini
Nickname(s):
The Lion
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive and defensive tackle. Grew up in Chicago. Teams University of Minnesota, San Francisco 49ers. 49ers Hall of Fame 2009. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1985. College Football Hall of Fame 1977. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1969.

Leon Hart

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Leon Joseph Hart
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1949, team University of Notre Dame, as end. Team Detroit Lions. College Football Hall of Fame 1973. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1997. National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1985. Maxwell Award 1949. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1949.

Leroy Keyes

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Marvin Leroy Keyes
Birth Date:
Age today:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back, halfback, and safety. Teams Purdue University, Philadelphia Eagles, Kansas City Chiefs. College Football Hall of Fame 1990. Purdue Intercollegiate Athletic Hall of Fame 1994. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2010. Virginia Sports Hall of Fame 1987. Indiana Football Hall of Fame.

Les Horvath

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Leslie Horvath
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74, 33 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1944, team Ohio State University, as quarterback/halfback. Teams Los Angeles Rams, Cleveland Browns. College Football Hall of Fame 1969. Parma Senior High School Athletics Hall of Fame 2007. Ohio State Men's Varsity "O" Hall of Fame 1977.

Les Richter

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Leslie Alan Richter
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Team Los Angeles Rams. College Football Hall of Fame 1982. Cruisin' Hall of Fame 1997. Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 2009. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2011. Riverside Sport Hall of Fame 2005. Daytona Beach Stock Car Racing Hall of Fame 2007. St. Louis Football Ring of Honor 2011. UPI Lineman of the Year 1950.

Lester Lautenschlaeger

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Lester Joseph Lautenschlaeger
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Team Tulane University. Louisiana House of Representatives from 1928 to 1932. College Football Hall of Fame 1975. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1983. Tulane Athletics Hall of Fame 1977.

Lincoln Kennedy

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Tamerlane Fizel Kennedy Jr.
Also Known As:
Tamerlane Lincoln Kennedy Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
47
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tackle. Teams University of Washington, Atlanta Falcons, Oakland Raiders, Tampa Bay Storm. Legally changed his middle name after college. Breitbard Hall of Fame 2011. College Football Hall of Fame 2015. Husky Fever Hall of Fame 2004. Morris Trophy 1991. Morris Trophy 1992. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2015. Jim Parker Trophy 1992.

Lloyd Carr

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Lloyd Henty Carr Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
72, 12 days before his 73rd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach, team University of Michigan. College Football Hall of Fame 2011. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 2011. Paul "Bear" Bryant Award 1997. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2013. Woody Hayes Trophy 1997. George Munger Award 1997. Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Award 2007. Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award 1997.

Lou Holtz

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Louis Leo Holtz
Birth Date:
Age today:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach at Arkansas, Minnesota, South Carolina and Notre Dame. College Football Hall of Fame 2008. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1983. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2012. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1998. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2008. Woody Hayes Trophy 1977. Woody Hayes Trophy 1988. Paul "Bear" Bryant Award 1988. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1977. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1988. Indiana Football Hall of Fame. Walter Camp Man of the Year 1998. Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award 1977. University of Arkansas Sports Hall of Honor 2016.

Lou Michaels

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Louis Andrew Michaels
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Placekicker, defensive end. Teams University of Kentucky, Los Angeles Rams, Pittsburgh Steelers, Baltimore Colts, Green Bay Packers. College Football Hall of Fame 1992. Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame 1993. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1957. National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1989.

Loyd Phillips

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Loyd Phillips
Birth Date:
Age today:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle/end, teams University of Arkansas, Chicago Bears. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1986. College Football Hall of Fame 1992. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2001. Outland Trophy 1966. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 2000. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2014. University of Arkansas Sports Hall of Honor 1990.

Lynn Swann

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Lynn Curtis Swann

Brief Facts:

All-American for team University of Southern California and wide receiver for team Pittsburgh Steelers. Football analyst for ABC Sports. College Football Hall of Fame 1993. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2001. Republican candidate for 2006 governor of Pennsylvania. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 2002. USC Athletic Hall of Fame 2005. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2013. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1993. Pittsburgh Steelers Hall of Honor 2017. Walter Camp Man of the Year 1996. Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award 1981.

Malcolm Kutner

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Malcolm James Kutner
Nickname(s):
Mal
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

End, defensive back. Teams University of Texas, Chicago Cardinals. College Football Hall of Fame 1974. Longhorn Men's Hall of Honor 1965. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Marcus Allen

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Marcus LeMarr Allen
Birth Date:
Age today:
58
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1981, team University of Southern California, as running back. Teams Los Angeles Raiders, Kansas City Chiefs. California Sports Hall of Fame 2007. College Football Hall of Fame 2000. San Diego Hall of Champions 1999. USC Athletic Hall of Fame 1995. Missouri Sports Hall of Fame 2001. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2003. Maxwell Award 1981. Walter Camp Award 1981. Breitbard Hall of Fame 1999. Chic Harley Award 1981. Associated Press NFL Offensive Player of the Year Award 1985.

Marshall Goldberg

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Marshall Goldberg
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback, fullback. Teams University of Pittsburgh, Chicago Cardinals. Arizona Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 1958. International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame 1980. National Jewish Sports Hall of Fame 2000.

Marty Lyons

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Martin Anthony Lyons
Birth Date:
Age today:
61
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams University of Alabama, New York Jets. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 2000. College Football Hall of Fame 2011. Nassau County Sports Hall of Fame 2002. New York Jets Ring of Honor 2013. Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award 1984.

Matt Leinart

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Matthew Stephen Leinart
Birth Date:
Age today:
35
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 2004, team University of Southern California, as quarterback. Teams Arizona Cardinals, Houston Texans, Oakland Raiders, Buffalo Bills. Manning Award 2004. Walter Camp Award 2004. Kellen Moore Award 2004. Kellen Moore Award 2005. College Football Hall of Fame 2017. Archie Griffin Award 2003. Archie Griffin Award 2004. Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award 2005. Anaheim / Orange County Walk of Stars: A star for Sports fame.

Maxie Baughan

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Maxie Callaway Baughan Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
79, 16 days before his 80th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams Philadelphia Eagles, Los Angeles Rams, Washington Redskins. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1983. College Football Hall of Fame 1988. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1992. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1980. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2012. Eagles Hall of Fame 2015.

Mel Hein

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Melvin Jack Hein
Nickname(s):
Old Indestructible
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Center (both ways), linebacker. Teams Washington State University, New York Giants. Assistant coach, various. College Football Hall of Fame 1954. Inland Northwest Sports Hall of Fame. New York Giants Ring of Honor 2010. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963. State of Washington Sports Hall of Fame 1961. Washington State University Athletic Hall of Fame 1979.

Mel Renfro

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Melvin Lacy Renfro
Birth Date:
Age today:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive back, team Dallas Cowboys for 14 years. University of Oregon Athletics Hall of Fame 1992. College Football Hall of Fame 1986. Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor 1981. Oregon Sports Hall of Fame. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1996. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. National High School Hall of Fame 1995.

Merlin Olsen

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Merlin Jay Olsen
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Lineman, football team Los Angeles Rams, the Fearsome Foursome. TV shows Little House on the Prairie, Father Murphy. Spokesmodel on television commercials. Sports analyst. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1982. College Football Hall of Fame 1980. California Sports Hall of Fame 2010. St. Louis Rams Ring of Fame. Outland Trophy 1961. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 1988. Bert Bell Award 1974. National High School Hall of Fame 1987. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2003. Walter Camp Man of the Year 1982.

Michael Payton

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Michael Payton
Birth Date:
Age today:
48
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Marshall University, Saskatchewan Roughriders, Florida Bobcats. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2015. College Football Hall of Fame 2015. Walter Payton Award 1992. Marshall University Athletic Hall of Fame 1999.

Mike Ditka

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Michael K. Ditka
Nickname(s):
Mike
Birth Date:
Age today:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach of team Chicago Bears. College Football Hall of Fame 1986. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1988. National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame. Paul Brown Trophy 1985.

Mike Garrett

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Mike Garrett
Birth Date:
Age today:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1965, team University of Southern California, as halfback. Pro teams Kansas City Chiefs, San Diego Chargers. Athletic director at USC 1993 until 2010. College Football Hall of Fame 1985. Chiefs Hall of Fame 1978. Chic Harley Award 1965. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2004.

Mike Haynes

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Michael James Haynes
Birth Date:
Age today:
65, 17 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Cornerback and punt return specialist. Teams Arizona State University, New England Patriots, Los Angeles Raiders. College Football Hall of Fame 2001. New England Patriots Hall of Fame 1994. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1997. Sun Devil Sports Hall of Fame 1977. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2006.

Mike Holovak

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Michael Joseph Holovak
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Fullback, teams Boston College, Los Angeles Rams, Chicago Bears. Coach, teams Boston College, Boston Patriots, San Francisco 49ers, Oakland Raiders. College Football Hall of Fame 1985. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1983. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1984. Titans/Oilers Hall of Fame 1999.

Mike McGee

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Michael B. McGee
Birth Date:
Age today:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive guard. Teams Duke University, St. Louis Cardinals. College Football Hall of Fame 1990. North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame 1991. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1994. Outland Trophy 1959. Duke Athletics Hall of Fame 1983.

Mike Phipps

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Michael Elston Phipps
Birth Date:
Age today:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Purdue University, Cleveland Browns, Chicago Bears. College Football Hall of Fame 2006. Indiana Football Hall of Fame. Purdue Intercollegiate Athletic Hall of Fame 1995. Sammy Baugh Trophy 1969.

Mike Reid

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Michael Barry Reid
Birth Date:
Age today:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle, teams Pennsylvania State University, Cincinnati Bengals. Song Stranger in My House. College Football Hall of Fame 1987. Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame 2005. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1987. Maxwell Award 1969. Outland Trophy 1969. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1969. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 1987.

Mike Rozier

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Michael T. Rozier
Birth Date:
Age today:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1983, team University of Nebraska, as running back. Teams Pittsburgh Maulers, Jacksonville Bulls, Houston Oilers, Atlanta Falcons. College Football Hall of Fame 2006. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1995. Maxwell Award 1983. Walter Camp Award 1983. Chic Harley Award 1983. Nebraska Football Hall of Fame 1984. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 2006.

Neil Lomax

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Neil Vincent Lomax
Birth Date:
Age today:
59
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback, teams Portland State University, St. Louis Cardinals, Phoenix Cardinals. College Football Hall of Fame 1996. Federation of Christian Athletes Hall of Champions 2012. Oregon Sports Hall of Fame. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1990.

Nile Kinnick

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Nile Clarke Kinnick Jr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
24
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1939, team University of Iowa, as quarterback. In the Navy, his plane crashed into the ocean after an oil leak killed the engine. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Maxwell Award 1939. Iowa Sports Hall of Fame 1951.

Norm Van Brocklin

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Norman Mack Van Brocklin
Nickname(s):
The Dutchman
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback, punter. Teams University of Oregon, Los Angeles Rams, Philadelphia Eagles. As coach, teams Minnesota Vikings, Atlanta Falcons. University of Oregon Athletics Hall of Fame 1992. College Football Hall of Fame 1966. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971. South Dakota Hall of Fame 1991. St. Louis Rams Ring of Fame. Eagles Hall of Fame 1987. Bert Bell Award 1960. Oregon Sports Hall of Fame. NFL Player of the Year 1954. NFL Player of the Year 1960.

O.J. Simpson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Orenthal James Simpson
Also Known As:
OJ Simpson
O. J. Simpson
Nickname(s):
The Juice
Birth Date:
Age today:
71, 9 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Nicole Brown Simpson by 11 years.

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1968, team University of Southern California, as halfback. Running back for team Buffalo Bills. Movies The Towering Inferno, Capricorn One, The Cassandra Crossing, The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!. Acquitted of murdering his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman 1995. Later lost a suit by her family. Arrested September 2007 for armed robbery in Las Vegas. Convicted by jury October 3, 2008 of kidnapping, armed robbery in a hotel room, and conspiracy. Sentenced December 5, 2008 to 15 years in jail. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1985. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1987. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1993. Buffalo Bills Wall of Fame 1980. College Football Hall of Fame 1983. USC Athletic Hall of Fame 1994. Maxwell Award 1968. Walter Camp Award 1967. Walter Camp Award 1968. Bert Bell Award 1973. Chic Harley Award 1968. Associated Press NFL Offensive Player of the Year Award 1973. NFL Player of the Year 1973. Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame 1991.

Ollie Matson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ollie Genoa Matson II
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Teams Chicago Cardinals, Los Angeles Rams, Detroit Lions, Philadelphia Eagles. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1983. College Football Hall of Fame 1976. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1972. Eagles Hall of Fame 1987. Arizona Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2002.

Orlando Pace

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Orlando Lamar Pace
Birth Date:
Age today:
42
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive tackle. Teams St. Louis Rams, Chicago Bears. College Football Hall of Fame 2013. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2013. Ohio State Men's Varsity "O" Hall of Fame 2011. Outland Trophy 1996. Rotary Lombardi Award 1995. Rotary Lombardi Award 1996. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2016. Jim Parker Trophy 1996. St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame 2012. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1996. UPI Lineman of the Year 1996. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 2016.

Otis Armstrong

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Otis Armstrong
Birth Date:
Age today:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back. Teams Purdue University, Denver Broncos. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 2012. Colorado Sports Hall of Fame 2014. Indiana Football Hall of Fame. Purdue Intercollegiate Athletic Hall of Fame 1997.

Otto Graham

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Otto Everett Graham Jr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82, 11 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Northwestern University, Cleveland Browns. Coach, teams Washington Redskins, Coast Guard Academy. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. Cleveland Browns Ring of Honor 2010. College Football Hall of Fame 1956. Federation of Christian Athletes Hall of Champions 2004. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965. NFL Player of the Year 1949. NFL Player of the Year 1951. Walter Camp Man of the Year 1981.

Ozzie Newsome

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ozzie Newsome Jr.
Nickname(s):
The Wizard of Oz
Birth Date:
Age today:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Teams University of Alabama, Cleveland Browns. General manager of the team Baltimore Ravens. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1992. College Football Hall of Fame 1994. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1999. Cleveland Browns Ring of Honor 2010. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1989. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 2002. Little League Hall of Excellence 2008. National High School Hall of Fame 2014. Byron "Whizzer" White NFL Man of the Year Award 1990. Walter Camp Man of the Year 2003.

Paddy Driscoll

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Leo Driscoll
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback, halfback, drop kicker. Teams Northwestern University, Hammond All-Stars, Great Lakes Navy, Hammond Pros, Chicago Cardinals, Chicago Bears. Coach, and baseball for team Chicago Cubs. Arizona Cardinals Ring of Honor 2006. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 1974. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965.

Pappy Waldorf

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Lynn Osbert Waldorf
Nickname(s):
Pappy
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tackle. Head Coach. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1987. Cal Athletic Hall of Fame 1987. As a coach, College Football Hall of Fame 1966. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1970.

Parker Hall

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Linus Parker Hall
Nickname(s):
Bullet
Tunica Tornado
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback / tailback. Teams University of Mississippi, Cleveland Rams, San Francisco 49ers. College Football Hall of Fame 1991. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum 1970. Ole Miss Athletics Hall of Fame 1987.

Pat Dye

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Patrick Fain Dye
Birth Date:
Age today:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Head coach and athletic director known for his coaching at Auburn University. As a coach: College Football Hall of Fame 2006. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1990. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1987. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1995. ECU Athletics Hall of Fame 2006. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2010. University of Georgia Athletic Association Circle of Honor 2013.

Pat Fitzgerald

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Pat Fitzgerald
Birth Date:
Age today:
43
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Team Northwestern University. Later head coach. College Football Hall of Fame 2008. Chuck Bednarik Award 1995. Chuck Bednarik Award 1996. Jack Lambert Trophy 1996. Bronko Nagurski Trophy 1995. Bronko Nagurski Trophy 1996.

Pat O'Dea

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Patrick John O'Dea
Nickname(s):
Kangaroo Kicker
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90, 19 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Kicker and fullback. College team University of Wisconsin. Head coach, teams University of Notre Dame, University of Missouri. American Football Kicking Hall of Fame 2016. College Football Hall of Fame 1962. University of Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1991. Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1951.

Pat Richter

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Hugh Vernon Richter
Birth Date:
Age today:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

End, wide receiver, punter at team University of Wisconsin. Later athletic director. College Football Hall of Fame 1996. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1962. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1994. University of Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1991. Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1988. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 1995.

Pat Sullivan

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Patrick Joseph Sullivan
Birth Date:
Age today:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1971, team Auburn University, as quarterback. Teams Atlanta Falcons, Washington Redskins. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1981. College Football Hall of Fame 1991. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1988. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1990. Walter Camp Award 1971. Sammy Baugh Trophy 1970. Chic Harley Award 1971. National High School Hall of Fame 2012.

Pat Swilling

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Patrick Travis Swilling
Birth Date:
Age today:
53
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams New Orleans Saints, Detroit Lions, Oakland Raiders. Louisiana House of Representatives. College Football Hall of Fame 2009. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 2004. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 2007. New Orleans Saints Hall of Fame 2000. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1992. Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award 1991. Georgia Tech Athletics Hall of Fame 1991.

Paul Hornung

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Paul Vernon Hornung
Birth Date:
Age today:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1956, team University of Notre Dame, as quarterback. Team Green Bay Packers. Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1990. College Football Hall of Fame 1985. Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame 1975. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1986. Bert Bell Award 1961. Chic Harley Award 1956. Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame 1975. NFL Player of the Year 1961. National High School Hall of Fame 1989.

Paul Robeson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Paul Leroy Robeson
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Song Ol' Man River. In role of Othello on Broadway. Controversy over his support of Soviet Communism. College Football Hall of Fame 1995. Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame 1974. New Jersey Hall of Fame 2009. Theater Hall of Fame. New Jersey Sports Hall of Fame 1995. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6660 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry; ceremony: 9 April 1979.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Paul Schwegler

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Paul Anthony Schwegler
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tackle. Team Univerity of Washington. Movie 365 Nights in Hollywood. College Football Hall of Fame 1967. Husky Fever Hall of Fame 1983. State of Washington Sports Hall of Fame 1986.

Percy Snow

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Percy Lee Snow
Birth Date:
Age today:
50
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams Michigan State University, Kansas City Chiefs, Chicago Bears, Rhein Fire. College Football Hall of Fame 2013. Dick Butkus Award 1989. MSU Athletics Hall of Fame 2010. Rotary Lombardi Award 1989.

Pete Dawkins

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Peter Miller Dawkins
Birth Date:
Age today:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1958, team United States Military Academy, as halfback. Ran for the Senate as a Republican, failed. Brigadier General in the Army. College Football Hall of Fame 1975. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1987. Maxwell Award 1958. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 1988. Walter Camp Man of the Year 1975.

Pete Elliott

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Peter R. Elliott
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

younger brother of
Younger than Bump Elliott by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Head coach for teams University of Nebraska, University of California, University of Illinois, University of Miami. University of Michigan Athletic Hall of Honor 1986. College Football Hall of Fame 1994. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1983.

Pete Pihos

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Peter Louis Pihos
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

End, fullback. Teams Indiana University, Philadelphia Eagles. College Football Hall of Fame 1966. Eagles Hall of Fame 1987. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2005. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970. Indiana Football Hall of Fame 1978. IU Athletics Hall of Fame 1982. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame.

Pierce Holt

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Leslie Pierce Holt
Birth Date:
Age today:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive end. Teams Angelo State University, San Francisco 49ers, Atlanta Falcons. College Football Hall of Fame 1997. Division II Football Hall of Fame 2000. Lone Star Conference Hall of Honor 2000.

Pudge Heffelfinger

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Walter Heffelfinger
Also Known As:
William Heffelfinger
Nickname(s):
Pudge
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Team Yale University, then tried coaching, then business. Later proved to be the first paid professional football player, in 1892. College Football Hall of Fame 1951.

Pug Lund

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Francis Lund
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback, team University of Minnesota. College Football Hall of Fame 1958.

Rags Matthews

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Raymond Matthews
Also Known As:
Raymond "Rags" Matthews
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
93
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

End, both offense and defense. Team Texas Christian University. College Football Hall of Fame 1971. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013. Texas Sports Hall of Fame.

Randall Cunningham

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Randall W. Cunningham
Birth Date:
Age today:
55
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Philadelphia Eagles, Minnesota Vikings, Dallas Cowboys, Baltimore Ravens. Eagles Hall of Fame 2009. Bert Bell Award 1988. Bert Bell Award 1990. Bert Bell Award 1998. Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame 2000. College Football Hall of Fame 2016. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2017. NFL Player of the Year 1998.

Randall McDaniel

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Randall Cornell McDaniel
Birth Date:
Age today:
53
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guard. Teams Arizona State University, Minnesota Vikings, Tampa Bay Buccaneers. College Football Hall of Fame 2008. Minnesota Vikings Ring of Honor 2006. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2009. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1999. Sun Devil Sports Hall of Fame 1999. Morris Trophy 1987. National High School Hall of Fame 2011.

Randy Gradishar

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Randy Charles Gradishar
Birth Date:
Age today:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams Ohio State University, Denver Broncos. College Football Hall of Fame 1998. Colorado Sports Hall of Fame 1987. Denver Broncos Ring of Fame 1989. Ohio State Men's Varsity "O" Hall of Fame 1983. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 1992. Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award 1978.

Randy White

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Randall Lee White
Birth Date:
Age today:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams University of Maryland, Dallas Cowboys. Delaware Sports Museum and Hall of Fame 1994. College Football Hall of Fame 1994. Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor 1994. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1994. Outland Trophy 1974. Rotary Lombardi Award 1974. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2002. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1974. UPI Lineman of the Year 1974. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2007.

Ray Evans (football)

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ray Richard Evans
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback. Teams University of Kansas, Pittsburgh Steelers. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1988. University of Kansas Athletic Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 1964. KU Football Ring of Honor.

Ray Graves

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Samuel Ray Graves
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
96
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Deaf in one ear. Center. Teams University of Tennessee, Philadelphia Eagles, Phil-Pitt Steagles. Coach at team University of Florida. College Football Hall of Fame 1990. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1972. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 2001. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1989. Florida-Georgia Hall of Fame. Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 1990.

Ray Guy

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Ray Guy
Birth Date:
Age today:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Punter. Team Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 2008. College Football Hall of Fame 2004. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1997. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum 1994. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2014. American Football Kicking Hall of Fame 2009. National High School Hall of Fame 2004. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 2007.

Red Grange

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Harold Edward Grange
Nickname(s):
Red
Galloping Ghost
Ice Man
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Fullback, teams University of Illinois, Chicago Bears of the NFL. Credited with rise of professional football. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1994. National High School Hall of Fame 1984. Walter Camp Distinguished American Award 1981.

Red Sitko

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Emil Sitko
Nickname(s):
Red
Six-Yard Sitko
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
50
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback and fullback, teams University of Notre Dame, San Francisco 49ers, Chicago Cardinals. College Football Hall of Fame 1984.

Reds Bagnell

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Francis Bagnell
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback/tailback. Team University of Pennsylvania. College Football Hall of Fame 1977. Maxwell Award 1950. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1970.

Reggie McKenzie

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Reginald McKenzie
Birth Date:
Age today:
67, 9 days before his 68th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guard. Teams University of Michigan, Buffalo Bills, Seattle Seahawks. College Football Hall of Fame 2002. Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame 2016. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1994. University of Michigan Athletic Hall of Honor 2004.

Reggie White

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Reginald Howard White
Nickname(s):
Minister of Defense
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
43, 7 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive end. Teams University of Tennessee, Memphis Showboats, Philadelphia Eagles, Green Bay Packers, Carolina Panthers. College Football Hall of Fame 2002. Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame 2006. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2006. Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 2004. Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 2005. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2007. Eagles Hall of Fame 2005. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2003. Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award 1987. Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award 1998. Byron "Whizzer" White NFL Man of the Year Award 1992.

Reggie Williams

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Reginald Williams Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
35
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wide receiver. Teams Jacksonville Jaguars, Sacramento Mountain Lions, Toronto Argonauts. Byron "Whizzer" White NFL Man of the Year Award 1985. College Football Hall of Fame 2007. Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year 1987. Walter Camp Man of the Year 1995. Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award 1986.

Rex Kern

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Rex William Kern
Birth Date:
Age today:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback, cornerback and safety as a pro. Teams Ohio State University, Baltimore Colts, Buffalo Bills. College Football Hall of Fame 2007. Ohio State Men's Varsity "O" Hall of Fame 1978. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1991.

Rich Glover

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Richard Edward Glover
Nickname(s):
Richie
Birth Date:
Age today:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams New York Giants, Shreveport Steamer, Philadelphia Eagles. College Football Hall of Fame 1995. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1990. Outland Trophy 1972. Rotary Lombardi Award 1972. UPI Lineman of the Year 1972. Nebraska Football Hall of Fame 1973.

Richie Lucas

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Richard John Lucas
Birth Date:
Age today:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. College Football Hall of Fame 1986. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1975. Maxwell Award 1959.

Ricky Bell (football)

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ricky Lynn Bell
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
29
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back. Teams University of Southern California, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, San Diego Chargers. Subject of television movie A Triumph of the Heart: The Ricky Bell Story. College Football Hall of Fame 2003.

Ricky Williams

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Errick Lynne Williams Jr.
Nickname(s):
Texas Tornado
Birth Date:
Age today:
41
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1998, team University of Texas, as running back. Commercials for a drug company. Pro teams New Orleans Saints, Miami Dolphins, Toronto Argonauts, Miami Dolphins, Baltimore Ravens. Maxwell Award 1998. Walter Camp Award 1998. College Football Hall of Fame 2015. Doak Walker Award 1997. Doak Walker Award 1998. Breitbard Hall of Fame 2016. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2015. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Chic Harley Award 1998. Jim Brown Award 1997. Jim Brown Award 1998. Longhorn Men's Hall of Honor 2010.

Riley Smith

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Riley Henry Smith
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88, 26 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams University of Alabama, Washington Redskins. Coached at Washington and Lee University. College Football Hall of Fame 1985. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum 1984. Mobile Sports Hall of Fame 1988. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1978.

Rip Engle

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charles A. Engle
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76, 19 days before his 77th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

End. Team Western Maryland College. Coach, team Brown University, also basketball. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1969. College Football Hall of Fame 1973. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1994.

Rob Waldrop

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert F. Waldrop
Birth Date:
Age today:
46
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle, teams University of Arizona, Kansas City Chiefs, Memphis Mad Dogs, Toronto Argonauts. Bronko Nagurski Trophy 1993. Chuck Bednarik Award 1993. College Football Hall of Fame 2011. Morris Trophy 1992. Outland Trophy 1993. UPI Lineman of the Year 1993.

Robert Neyland

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert Reese Neyland
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pronounced 'KNEE-land'. Brigadier general. Appointed MBE. Lineman at team United States Military Academy. Coach, team University of Tennessee. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1957. College Football Hall of Fame 1956. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1969. Southern Conference Hall of Fame 2011. Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 1966.

Robert Zuppke

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert Carl Zuppke
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Head coach at team University of Illinois from 1913 to 1941. He is credited for many football inventions and traditions, including the huddle and the flea flicker. In 1914, he reintroduced the I formation. Also a landscape artist. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 1948. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1951.

Robin Olds

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert Oldys Jr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84, 30 days before his 85th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Younger than Ella Raines by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Tackle, offense anddefense. Team US Military Academy. Fought both World War II and Vietnam as a fighter pilot. Triple Ace. Final rank Brigadier General. College Football Hall of Fame 1985. National Aviation Hall of Fame 2001.

Rod Smith (wide receiver)

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Roderick Duane Smith
Birth Date:
Age today:
48
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wide receiver. College team Missouri Southern State University. Pro team Denver Broncos. First undrafted player to reach 10,000 receiving yards. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 2007. College Football Hall of Fame 2009. Colorado Sports Hall of Fame 2009. Denver Broncos Ring of Fame 2012. Division II Football Hall of Fame 2008.

Rod Woodson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Roderick Kevin Woodson
Birth Date:
Age today:
53
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Teams Purdue University, Pittsburgh Steelers, San Francisco 49ers, Baltimore Ravens, Oakland Raiders. Coach at Raiders. Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year Award 1993. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2010. College Football Hall of Fame 2016. Pittsburgh Steelers Hall of Honor 2017. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2009. Purdue Intercollegiate Athletic Hall of Fame 2003. NFL Player of the Year 1993.

Roger Staubach

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Roger Thomas Staubach
Birth Date:
Age today:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1963, team Naval Academy, as quarterback. Pro football team Dallas Cowboys after service in the Navy. Real estate business. Part owner NASCAR racing group. College Football Hall of Fame 1981. Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor 1983. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1985. Maxwell Award 1963. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2000. Dick Enberg Award 2016. Bert Bell Award 1971. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Federation of Christian Athletes Hall of Champions 1991. Chic Harley Award 1963. NFL Player of the Year 1976. Theodore Roosevelt Award 2000. Byron "Whizzer" White NFL Man of the Year Award 1979. Walter Camp Man of the Year 1983. Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award 1978.

Roger Wehrli

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Roger Wehrli
Birth Date:
Age today:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Cornerback, Teams University of Missouri, St. Louis Cardinals. Arizona Cardinals Ring of Honor 2007. College Football Hall of Fame 2003. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2007. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1999. St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame 2009.

Roman Gabriel

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Roman Ildonzo Gabriel Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
77, 18 days before his 78th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Los Angeles Rams, Philadelphia Eagles. As coach, teams Cal Poly Pomona, Boston Breakers, Raleigh-Durham Skyhawks. Bert Bell Award 1969. College Football Hall of Fame 1989. North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame 1971.

Ron Dayne

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ronald Dayne
Birth Date:
Age today:
40
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1999, team University of Wisconsin, as running back. Teams New York Giants, Denver Broncos, Houston Texans. College Football Hall of Fame 2013. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2011. Maxwell Award 1999. Walter Camp Award 1999. Doak Walker Award 1999. University of Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 2009. Chic Harley Award 1999. Jim Brown Award 1999.

Ron Kramer

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ronald J. Kramer
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Teams Green Bay Packers, Detroit Lions. College Football Hall of Fame 1978. Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame 1975. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1971. University of Michigan Athletic Hall of Honor 1979.

Ron Sellers

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ron Sellers
Nickname(s):
Jingle Joints
Birth Date:
Age today:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wide receiver. Teams Florida State University, Boston Patriots, New England Patriots, Dallas Cowboys, Miami Dolphins. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2002. College Football Hall of Fame 1988. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1973. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1991.

Ron Yary

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Anthony Ronald Yary
Birth Date:
Age today:
72, 2 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Football lineman for teams University of Southern California, Minnesota Vikings. College Football Hall of Fame 1987. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2001. Minnesota Vikings Ring of Honor 2001. USC Athletic Hall of Fame 1997. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2012. Outland Trophy 1967. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1967.

Ronnie Lott

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ronald Mandel Lott
Birth Date:
Age today:
59
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Football cornerback, free safety and strong safety. Teams University of Southern California, San Francisco 49ers, Los Angeles Raiders, New York Jets, Kansas City Chiefs. College Football Hall of Fame 2002. USC Athletic Hall of Fame 1995. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1999. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2000. 49ers Hall of Fame 2009.

Roosevelt Leaks

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Roosevelt Leaks Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back. Teams University of Texas, Baltimore Colts, Buffalo Bills. College Football Hall of Fame 2006. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 2002. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Longhorn Men's Hall of Honor 1985. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Ross Browner

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ross Dean Browner
Birth Date:
Age today:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive end. Teams Cincinnati Bengals, Houston Gamblers, Green Bay Packers. College Football Hall of Fame 1999. Maxwell Award 1977. Outland Trophy 1976. Rotary Lombardi Award 1977. TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1998. UPI Lineman of the Year 1976. UPI Lineman of the Year 1977.

Ruben Brown

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ruben Parnell Brown
Birth Date:
Age today:
46
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guard. Teams University of Pittsburgh, Buffalo Bills, Chicago Bears. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2015. College Football Hall of Fame 2015. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1994. Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame 2011.

Russell Maryland

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Russell James Maryland
Birth Date:
Age today:
49
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams University of Miami, Dallas Cowboys, Oakland Raiders, Green Bay Packers. University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame 2001. College Football Hall of Fame 2011. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2001. Outland Trophy 1990. University of Miami Ring of Honor 2014. UPI Lineman of the Year 1990.

Sam Huff

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert Lee Huff
Birth Date:
Age today:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams New York Giants, Washington Redskins. WVU Sports Hall of Fame 1991. College Football Hall of Fame 1980. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1982. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1992. Washington Redskins Ring of Fame. Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame. Southern Conference Hall of Fame 2009. National High School Hall of Fame 1999. New York Giants Ring of Honor 2010.

Sam Mills

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Samuel Davis Mills Jr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
45
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams Philadelphia/Baltimore Stars, New Orleans Saints, Carolina Panthers. College Football Hall of Fame 2009. Greater New Orleans Sports Hall of Fame 2002. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 2001. New Jersey Sports Hall of Fame 2003. New Orleans Saints Hall of Fame 1998. Carolina Panthers Hall of Honor 1998.

Sammy Baugh

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Samuel Adrian Baugh
Nickname(s):
Slingin' Sammy
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback, defensive back and punter. Teams Texas Christian University, Washington Redskins. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 1999. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963. Washington Redskins Ring of Fame. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 2010. American Football Kicking Hall of Fame 2008. NFL Player of the Year 1947. NFL Player of the Year 1948. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Shug Jordan

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James Ralph Jordan
Also Known As:
Ralph Jordan
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

First name pronounced like the first syllable of "sugar" and the last name pronounced as Jurr-dun. Head football coach at team Auburn Univerity from 1951 to 1975. Also coached basketball including team University of Georgia. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1969. College Football Hall of Fame 1982. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1993.

Sid Gillman

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Sidney Gillman
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Position end for teams Ohio State University, Cleveland Rams. Coach for teams Miami University, University of Cincinnati, Los Angeles Rams, San Diego Chargers, Houston Oilers. College Football Hall of Fame 1989. International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame 1991. National Jewish Sports Hall of Fame 2002. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1983. San Diego Chargers Hall of Fame 1985. Breitbard Hall of Fame 1987. Ohio State Men's Varsity "O" Hall of Fame 1981.

Sid Luckman

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Sidney Luckman
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback, the first modern T-formation quarterback, and considered the greatest long range passer of his time. Teams Columbia University, Chicago Bears. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 1960. International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame 1979. National Jewish Sports Hall of Fame 1995. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965. Columbia University Athletics Hall of Fame 2006. Walter Camp Distinguished American Award 1988.

Sterling Sharpe

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Sterling Sharpe
Birth Date:
Age today:
53
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older brother of
Older than Shannon Sharpe by 3 years.

Brief Facts:

Wide receiver. Teams University of South Carolina, Green Bay Packers. Analyst for channel NFL Network. College Football Hall of Fame 2014. Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame 2002. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1997.

Steve Bartkowski

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Steven Joseph Bartkowski
Birth Date:
Age today:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Atlanta Falcons, Washington Redskins, Los Angeles Rams. Atlanta Falcons Ring of Honor 2004. Cal Athletic Hall of Fame 1990. College Football Hall of Fame 2012. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 2007. National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame 1993. Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame. NFL Player of the Year 1980. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2013.

Steve DeLong

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Steven Cyril DeLong
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive end / tackle. Teams University of Tennessee, San Diego Chargers, Chicago Bears. College Football Hall of Fame 1993. Outland Trophy 1964. Virginia Sports Hall of Fame 2000. Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 1989.

Steve Emtman

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Steven Charles Emtman
Birth Date:
Age today:
48
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle and defensive end. Teams University of Washington, Indianapolis Colts, Miami Dolphins, Washington Redskins. College Football Hall of Fame 2006. Husky Fever Hall of Fame 1999. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2006. Outland Trophy 1991. Rotary Lombardi Award 1991. State of Washington Sports Hall of Fame 2013. Inland Northwest Sports Hall of Fame. Morris Trophy 1990. Morris Trophy 1991. Bill Willis Trophy 1991. UPI Lineman of the Year 1991.

Steve McMichael

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Stephen Douglas McMichael
Birth Date:
Age today:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams University of Texas, New England Patriots, Chicago Bears, Green Bay Packers. Coach indoor team Chicago Slaughter. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 2009. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1992. Longhorn Men's Hall of Honor 1999.

Steve Owens

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Loren Everett Owens
Birth Date:
Age today:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1969, team University of Oklahoma, as fullback. Team Detroit Lions. College Football Hall of Fame 1991. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1992. Walter Camp Award 1969. Federation of Christian Athletes Hall of Champions 1991. Chic Harley Award 1969. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 1991.

Tank Younger

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Paul Lawrence Younger
Also Known As:
Paul "Tank" Younger
Nickname(s):
Tank
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Fullback and linebacker. Teams Grambling State University, Los Angeles Rams, Pittsburgh Steelers. Assistant general manager with team San Diego Chargers. Black College Football Hall of Fame 2010. College Football Hall of Fame 2000. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1973. National Black Sports and Entertainment Hall of Fame 2003.

Ted Brown

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Edward Brown
Birth Date:
Age today:
61
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back. Teams North Carolina State University, Minnesota Vikings. North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame 1995. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2014. College Football Hall of Fame 2013.

Ted Hendricks

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Theodore Paul Hendricks
Birth Date:
Age today:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Born in Guatemala where his father was working. Linebacker, teams Baltimore Colts, Green Bay Packers, Oakland Raiders, Los Angeles Raiders 1980. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 2006. College Football Hall of Fame 1987. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1976. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1990. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 2003. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame. University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame 1980. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1968. Baltimore Ravens Ring of Honor 2000. University of Miami Ring of Honor 1997. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. UPI Lineman of the Year 1968.

Tedy Bruschi

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Tedy Lacap Bruschi
Birth Date:
Age today:
45
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Inside linebacker. Teams University of Arizona, New England Patriots. Bill Willis Trophy 1995. College Football Hall of Fame 2013. Morris Trophy 1995. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame. New England Patriots Hall of Fame 2013. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 2010.

Terry Baker

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Terry Wayne Baker
Birth Date:
Age today:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1962, team Oregon State University, as quarterback. Teams Los Angeles Rams, Edmonton Eskimos. College Football Hall of Fame 1982. Maxwell Award 1962. Chic Harley Award 1962. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 1991. Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year 1962. National High School Hall of Fame 2006.

Terry Beasley

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Terry Paul Beasley
Birth Date:
Age today:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wide receiver. Teams Auburn University, San Francisco 49ers. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1986. College Football Hall of Fame 1986. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 2003.

Terry Bradshaw

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Terry Paxton Bradshaw
Birth Date:
Age today:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than JoJo Starbuck by 2 years.

Brief Facts:

Quarterback with NFL team Pittsburgh Steelers. Movies The Cannonball Run, Hooper. College Football Hall of Fame 1996. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1988. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1989. Louisiana Tech University Athletics Hall of Fame 1984. Bert Bell Award 1978. Pittsburgh Steelers Hall of Honor 2017. Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year 1979. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7080 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry; ceremony: 11 October 2001.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Terry Kinard

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Alfred Terance Kinard
Birth Date:
Age today:
58
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Safety. Teams Clemson University, New York Giants, Houston Oilers. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2011. Clemson Athletic Hall of Fame 1992. College Football Hall of Fame 2001. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 2013.

Thomas Everett

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Gregory Everett
Birth Date:
Age today:
53
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Safety. Teams Baylor University, Pittsburgh Steelers, Dallas Cowboys, Tampa Bay Buccaneers. College Football Hall of Fame 2006. Jim Thorpe Award 1986. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1998. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2015.

Tim Brown

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Timothy Donell Brown
Birth Date:
Age today:
51, 4 days before his 52nd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1987, team University of Notre Dame, as wide receiver. Teams Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders, Tampa Bay Buccaneers. College Football Hall of Fame 2009. Woodrow Wilson High School Hall of Fame 1969. Walter Camp Award 1987. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2015. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 2008.

Tom Brown (guard)

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Tom Brown
Nickname(s):
Rock of Gibralter
Birth Date:
Age today:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guard. Teams University of Minnesota, BC Lions. Canadian Football Hall of Fame 1984. Outland Trophy 1960. UPI Lineman of the Year 1960. College Football Hall of Fame 2003. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1960.

Tom Fears

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Jesse Fears
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77, 32 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

American father, Mexican mother. Split end. Teams UCLA, Los Angeles Rams. Coach, teams Los Angeles Rams, Green Bay Packers, Atlanta Falcons, New Orleans Saints, Philadelphia Eagles, Southern California Sun. Executive, team Los Angeles Express. College Football Hall of Fame 1976. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1970. St. Louis Rams Ring of Fame. UCLA Athletics Hall of Fame 1989.

Tom Harmon

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Dudley Harmon
Nickname(s):
Old 98
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Elyse Knox, until he died.
Younger than Elyse Knox by 1 year.
grandfather of
father of
father of
father of
grandfather of
grandfather of
grandfather of
grandfather of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1940, team University of Michigan, as halfback. Pilot in World War II, surviving two crashes. Teams New York Americans, Los Angeles Rams. Sports announcer/commentator. Movies Harmon of Michigan, Sweetheart of Sigma Chi, Bonzo Goes to College. College Football Hall of Fame 1954. University of Michigan Athletic Hall of Honor 1978. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1962. Maxwell Award 1940. Indiana Football Hall of Fame. Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame 1992. Walter Camp Distinguished American Award 1983.

Tom Osborne

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Tom William Osborne
Birth Date:
Age today:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback, wide receiver. Teams Hastings College, San Francisco 49ers, Washington Redskins. Coach team University of Nebraska. Republican U.S. Representative from Nebraska 2001 to 2007. College Football Hall of Fame 1999. DeMolay International Alumni Association Hall of Fame 1986. Dick Enberg Award 2003. Woody Hayes Trophy 1983. Woody Hayes Trophy 1994. Federation of Christian Athletes Hall of Champions 2001. Home Depot Coach of the Year Award 1999. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 2000. Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Award 1978. Nebraska Football Hall of Fame 1998. National High School Hall of Fame 2018. Walter Camp Distinguished American Award 2012.

Tommie Frazier

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Tommie James Frazier Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
44, 2 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams University of Nebraska, Montreal Alouettes. College Football Hall of Fame 2013. Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award 1995. Kellen Moore Award 1995. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 2002. East-West Shrine Game Hall of Fame 2015. Nebraska Football Hall of Fame 1996.

Tommy Casanova

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Henry Casanova III
Birth Date:
Age today:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive back. Teams Louisiana State University, Cincinnati Bengals. Republican, former member of the Louisiana State Senate. Opthalmologist and surgeon. College Football Hall of Fame 1995. Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 1985. LSU Athletic Hall of Fame 1980. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1990.

Tommy Kramer

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Francis Kramer
Birth Date:
Age today:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Rice University, Minnesota Vikings, New Orleans Saints. College Football Hall of Fame 2012. Rice Athletics Hall of Fame 1984. Sammy Baugh Trophy 1976. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1984. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Tommy McDonald

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Franklin McDonald
Birth Date:
Age today:
83, 8 days before his 84th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

NFL teams Philadelphia Eagles, Dallas Cowboys, Los Angeles Rams, Atlanta Falcons, Cleveland Browns. College Football Hall of Fame 1985. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1981. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1975. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2005. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1998. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. Maxwell Award 1956. Eagles Hall of Fame 1988. New Mexico Sports Hall of Fame 1980. National High School Hall of Fame 1997.

Tommy Prothro

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James Thompson Prothro Jr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coach at teams Oregon State University, UCLA, Los Angeles Rams, San Diego Chargers, Cleveland Browns. College Football Hall of Fame 1991. Oregon Sports Hall of Fame. UCLA Athletics Hall of Fame 1985. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 2016. Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 1988. Duke Athletics Hall of Fame 1983.

Tony Boselli

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Don Anthony Boselli Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
46
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Offensive tackle. Teams University of Southern California, Jacksonville Jaguars, Houston Texans. College Football Hall of Fame 2014. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 2011. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2016. Morris Trophy 1994.

Tony Casillas

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Tony Steven Casillas
Birth Date:
Age today:
54
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle, nose guard. Teams University of Oklahoma, Atlanta Falcons, Dallas Cowboys, New York Jets. College Football Hall of Fame 2004. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1985. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 2008. Rotary Lombardi Award 1985. UPI Lineman of the Year 1985.

Tony Dorsett

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Anthony Drew Dorsett
Birth Date:
Age today:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1976, team University of Pittsburgh, as running back. Name pronounced Dor-SETT. Teams Dallas Cowboys, Denver Broncos. College Football Hall of Fame 1994. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1994. Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor 1994. Maxwell Award 1976. Walter Camp Award 1976. Chic Harley Award 1976. NFL Player of the Year 1981. Walter Camp Alumni of the Year Award 1998.

Tracy Ham

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Tracy Ham
Birth Date:
Age today:
53
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Georgia Southern University, Edmonton Eskimos, Toronto Argonauts, Baltimore Stallions, Montreal Alouettes. Canadian Football Hall of Fame 2010. College Football Hall of Fame 2007. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 2012. Georgia Southern Athletics Hall of Fame 1992.

Tracy Rocker

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Tracy Quinton Rocker
Birth Date:
Age today:
52
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive tackle. Teams Auburn University, Washington Redskins, Orlando Thunder. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 2005. College Football Hall of Fame 2004. Outland Trophy 1988. Rotary Lombardi Award 1988. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1988.

Trev Alberts

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Trevor Kendall Alberts
Birth Date:
Age today:
47, 21 days before his 48th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams University of Nebraska, Indianapolis Colts. Athletic director. Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2015. College Football Hall of Fame 2015. Dick Butkus Award 1993. Jack Lambert Trophy 1993. Nebraska Football Hall of Fame 1994.

Troy Aikman

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Troy Kenneth Aikman
Birth Date:
Age today:
51
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback for teams UCLA, Dallas Cowboys. Group The Triplets (Dallas Cowboys). Part owner in auto racing. College Football Hall of Fame 2008. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2006. Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor 2005. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. UCLA Athletics Hall of Fame 1999. Davey O'Brien Award 1988. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 2005. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award 1997.

Tucker Frederickson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ivan Charles Frederickson
Birth Date:
Age today:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back. Teams Auburn University, New York Giants. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1982. College Football Hall of Fame 1994. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 2014. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1990.

Turk Edwards

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Albert Glen Edwards
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tackle. Teams Washington State University, Boston Braves, Washington Redskins. College Football Hall of Fame 1975. Inland Northwest Sports Hall of Fame. State of Washington Sports Hall of Fame 1968. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1969.

Ty Detmer

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ty Hubert Detmer
Birth Date:
Age today:
50
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1990, team Brigham Young University, as quarterback. Teams Green Bay Packers, Philadelphia Eagles, San Francisco 49ers, Cleveland Browns, Detroit Lions, Atlanta Falcons. College Football Hall of Fame 2012. Maxwell Award 1990. Holiday Bowl Hall of Fame 2001. Davey O'Brien Award 1990. Davey O'Brien Award 1991.