Ara Henry Raoul Parseghian MP

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Birthdate: (91)
Birthplace: Akron, OH, USA
Occupation: Football coach
Managed by: Geoffrey David Trowbridge
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About Ara Henry Raoul Parseghian

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ara_Parseghian

Ara Parseghian is a former American football player and coach of Armenian descent. He served as the head football coach at Miami University (1951–1955), Northwestern University (1956–1963), and the University of Notre Dame (1964–1974), compiling a career college football record of 170–58–6. During his 11 seasons as head coach of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, known popularly as "the Era of Ara," Parseghian tallied a mark of 95–17–4 record for a .836 winning percentage. His teams of 1966 and 1973 won national titles. Parseghian was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1980.

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Ara Parseghian's Timeline

1923
May 21, 1923
Akron, OH, USA
1948
December 30, 1948
Age 25