Insall Bailey "I.B." Hale

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Insall Bailey Hale

Also Known As: "I.B. Hale"
Birthdate:
Death: Died
Cause of death: ASHD (arteriosclerotic heart disease), ventricular fibrillation
Immediate Family:

Son of William Marion Hale and Ida Mae Hale
Husband of Virginia Hale
Father of Robert Allen Hale and <private> Hale
Brother of Andie Hale; Altie Hale; Lucile E. Hale; Ersie Hale; Couger J. Hale and 1 other

Occupation: Football player, FBI agent
Managed by: Private User
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About Insall Bailey "I.B." Hale

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/I._B._Hale

Insall Bailey "I. B." Hale (September 9, 1916 – May 14, 1971) was an American football offensive tackle at Texas Christian University who was voted an All-American. He was drafted in the first round of the 1939 NFL Draft by the Washington Redskins, but never played football professionally.

He was married to the former Virginia Kingsbery, and the couple had at least two sons (twins Robert Allen Hale and William Hale). Hale became an FBI agent in Fort Worth, Texas and was a close associate of J. Edgar Hoover. Later he became chief of security for Convair aircraft factory and General Dynamics, and was a chairman of ASIS International. Hale died of a heart attack in 1971.

Hale was best friends with Heisman winner Davey O'Brien, who played football with him at Woodrow Wilson High School in Dallas, Texas and also at TCU. They both worked for the FBI.

Hale was inducted into the Texas Sports Hall of Fame in 1985.

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Insall Bailey "I.B." Hale's Timeline

1916
September 9, 1916
1941
April 7, 1941
Age 24
1971
May 14, 1971
Age 54
May 17, 1971
Age 54
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