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42 Persons in the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame:

Location:
4040 N Lincoln Blvd Oklahoma City OK 73105
Web Site:
Years Active:
1986-

Abe Lemons

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
A.E. Lemons
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:

Given initials-only name of "A.E.". Center /forward, college teams Hardin College, Oklahoma City. Coach, teams Oklahoma City University, Pan American University, University of Texas. Longhorn Men's Hall of Honor 1994. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 1990. Oklahoma Hall of Fame 1999. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013. Texas Sports Hall of Fame.

Allie Reynolds

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Allie Pierce Reynolds
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:

Pitcher. Teams Cleveland Indians, New York Yankees. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. Yankee Stadium Monument Park 1989. American Indian Athletic Hall of Fame 1972.

Alvan Adams

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Alvan Leigh Adams
Birth Date:
Age today:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Height 6' 9". Power forward/center, teams University of Oklahoma, Phoenix Suns. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 2012. Arizona Sports Hall of Fame 1988. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 1995.

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.

Bart Conner

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Bart Wayne Conner
Birth Date:
Age today:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Older than Nadia Comăneci by 3 years.

Brief Facts:

Olympic Gold Medal 1984. Movie Peaceful Warrior. International Gymnastics Hall of Fame 1997. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 1996. Oklahoma Hall of Fame 2012. United States Olympic Hall of Fame. National High School Hall of Fame 1986.

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.

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.

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.

Carl Hubbell

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Carl Owen Hubbell
Nickname(s):
The Meal Ticket
King Carl
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher. Known for screwball pitch. Team New York Giants. Director of player development for 35 years. Died from injuries in an auto accident. Missouri Sports Hall of Fame 1951. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1947. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 1986.

Dewey Selmon

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Dewey Willis Selmon
Birth Date:
Age today:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older brother of
Older than Lee Roy Selmon by less than 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams University of Oklahoma, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, San Diego Chargers. Earned a PhD in philosophy. Academic All-America Hall of Fame 2010. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 2012.

Drew Pearson (football)

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Drew Pearson
Birth Date:
Age today:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of

Brief Facts:

Wide receiver, team Dallas Cowboys. Coach, team Dallas Texans. Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor 2011. New Jersey Sports Hall of Fame 2001. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 2008. Texas Sports Hall of Fame.

Eddie Sutton

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Edward Eugene Sutton
Birth Date:
Age today:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Head coach for 36 years, various colleges, a win-loss of 806-326. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1983. Kansas Sports Hall of Fame 2009. National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame 2011. North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame 1999. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. Henry Iba Award 1977. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2014.

Ferguson Jenkins

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ferguson Arthur Jenkins Jr.
Birth Date:
Age today:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher. Teams Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, Texas Rangers, Boston Red Sox. The first Canadian to be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame 1991. Canada's Walk of Fame 2001. Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame 1987. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. Texas Rangers Hall of Fame 2004. Cy Young Award 1971. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame.

Greg Pruitt

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Gregory Donald Pruitt
Birth Date:
Age today:
66
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.

Henry Iba

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Henry Payne Iba
Nickname(s):
Hank
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

College team Westminster College. Coached team Oklahoma State University and Olympic teams 1964 and 1968. FIBA Hall of Fame 2007. National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame 2006. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 1986. Oklahoma Hall of Fame 1965. United States Olympic Hall of Fame. Missouri Sports Hall of Fame 1961. Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame 1969.

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.

J.C. Watts

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Julius Caesar Watts Jr.
Also Known As:
J. C. Watts
Birth Date:
Age today:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams University of Oklahoma, Ottawa Rough Riders, Toronto Argonauts. Ordained as a Baptist minister in 1993. U.S. House of Representatives from Oklahoma 4th district 1995 - 2003. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 2014. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1991. Ottawa Sport Hall of Fame 2004. Federation of Christian Athletes Hall of Champions 1997. National High School Hall of Fame 2002.

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 McCracken

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Jack D. McCracken
Nickname(s):
Jumping Jack
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:

Forward. Never turned professional. Team Northwest Missouri State Teachers College. Colorado Sports Hall of Fame 1968. Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame 1962. National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame 2006. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 2015.

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 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.

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.

Johnny Bench

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

Brief Facts:

Outstanding catcher. Team Cincinnati Reds. National League Rookie of the Year Award 1968. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1989. Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame 1986. Oklahoma Hall of Fame 1984. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. Babe Ruth Award 1976. Hutch Award 1981. Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1975. National High School Hall of Fame 1986.

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:

father of

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.

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.

Marques Haynes

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Marques Oreole Haynes
Nickname(s):
World's Greatest Dribbler
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

father of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Teams Langston University, The Harlem Globetrotters. Known for dribbling skills. The first Globetrotter to be enshrined in Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame 1998. National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame 2006. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 1993. Southwestern Athletic Conference Hall of Fame 2001.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6922 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with team The Harlem Globetrotters for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Mickey Mantle

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Mickey Charles Mantle
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:

Center fielder, team New York Yankees. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1974. Yankee Stadium Monument Park 1969. Oklahoma Hall of Fame 1964. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. Hutch Award 1965.

Nadia Comăneci

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Nadia Elena Comăneci
Also Known As:
Nadia Comaneci
Birth Date:
Age today:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Younger than Bart Conner by 3 years.

Brief Facts:

Olympic Gold Medal 1976 3 times. Olympic Gold Medal 1980 two medals. Scored a perfect 10. June 29, 2001 she became a naturalized citizen of the United States. She retained her Romanian citizenship. International Gymnastics Hall of Fame 1993. International Women's Sports Hall of Fame 1990. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 2013.

Pepper Martin

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Leonard Roosevelt Martin

Brief Facts:

Outfield. Teams Philadelphia Athletics, St. Louis Cardinals. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame.

Prentice Gautt

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Prentice Gautt
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back. Teams University of Oklahoma, Cleveland Browns, St. Louis Cardinals. Federation of Christian Athletes Hall of Champions 2005. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 2000. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1986.

Steve Largent

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Stephen Michael Largent
Birth Date:
Age today:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Republican US Representative from Oklahoma, 1994-2002. Football wide receiver, teams University of Tulsa, Seattle Seahawks. Federation of Christian Athletes Hall of Champions 1995. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 1994. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1995. Seattle Seahawks Ring of Honor 1989. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1988. Walter Camp Distinguished American Award 1997. Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award 1988.

Steve Owen

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Stephen Joseph Owen
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66, 26 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tackle, guard. Teams Phillips University, Kansas City Blues, Hartford Blues, Cleveland Bulldogs, Kansas City Cowboys, New York Giants. Coach, teams New York Giants, Philadelphia Eagles, Toronto Argonauts, Calgary Stampeders, Saskatchewan Roughriders, Syracuse Stormers. New York Giants Ring of Honor 2010. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame 2000. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1966.

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.

Thurman Thomas

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Thurman Lee Thomas
Birth Date:
Age today:
52, 11 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Running back. Teams Oklahoma State University, Buffalo Bills, Miami Dolphins. Buffalo Bills Wall of Fame 2005. College Football Hall of Fame 2008. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2007. Senior Bowl Hall of Fame 1998. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 1992. Associated Press NFL Offensive Player of the Year Award 1991. NFL Player of the Year 1991. Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame 2003.

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.

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.

Warren Spahn

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Warren Spahn
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher. Teams Boston Braves, Milwaukee Braves, New York Mets, San Francisco Giants. Braves Hall of Fame 1999. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1973. Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame 1973. Milwaukee Brewers Walk of Fame 2007. Cy Young Award 1957. Oklahoma Hall of Fame 1993. Lou Gehrig Memorial Award 1961. Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame 1991.
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