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Pat Tillman MP (1976 - 2004)

Patrick Daniel "Pat" Tillman (November 6, 1976 – April 22, 2004) was an American football player who left his professional career and enlisted in the United States Army in June 2002 in the aft...

2/1/2016 2/1/2016

Capt. Maurice L. Britt, Medal of Honor (1919 - 1995)

"Lee", "Maurice", "Morris"

The President of the United States in the name of The Congress takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to BRITT, MAURICE L. Rank and organization: Captain (then Lieutenant), U.S. Army, ...

11/7/2011 1/13/2016

Thomas S. Hammond (1883 - 1950)

"Tom", "T.S. Hammond"

Thomas Stevens "Tom" or "T.S." Hammond (October 29, 1883 – June 15, 1950) was an American business and political leader, soldier and football player and coach. He played football for Fielding ...

10/28/2015 10/28/2015

Harry S. Hammond (1884 - 1960)

Harry Stevens Hammond (November 13, 1884 – June 9, 1960) was an American football player and businessman. He played college football at the University of Michigan from 1904 to 1907. He later h...

10/28/2015 10/28/2015

Lawyer played in 1949 Rose Bowl

10/3/2015 10/3/2015

9/11/2015 9/11/2015

Timothy Richard Tebow (born August 14, 1987) is an American football quarterback who is currently a free agent. In addition to his playing skills, he received considerable press attention for his publi...

3/18/2011 9/11/2015

Maj Robert Treat Paine Storer ... Birth: Apr. 17, 1893 Boston Suffolk County Massachusetts, USA Death: Feb. 1, 1962 Cambridge Middlesex County Massachusetts, USA Interred 01 Feb 1962 During World W...

12/4/2013 8/19/2015

John W. Mayhew (1885 - 1941)

John W. Mayhew (October 2, 1885 – September 30, 1941) was an American football player and coach of football, basketball, and baseball coach. He played college football at Brown University from...

8/17/2015 8/17/2015

Phillippi Dwain Sparks (born April 15, 1969) is a former American football player in the National Football League.

7/30/2015 7/30/2015

Hugh Ellsworth Rodham MP (1911 - 1993)

Hugh Ellsworth Rodham (April 2, 1911 – April 7, 1993) was an American textile wholesaler and father of former New York Senator, former First Lady of the United States and current United States S...

6/26/2007 5/26/2015

Truxtun Hare, Jr. (c.1907 - 1999)

Truxtun Hare, Jr. was an All American football player at Yale, class of 1933. Truxtun served in the Navy, the CIA and was President of the Pennsylvania Hospital from 1957 to 1970.

5/20/2015 5/20/2015

Truxtun Hare (1878 - 1956)

Thomas Truxtun Hare (October 12, 1878 – February 2, 1956) was an American track and field athlete who competed in the hammer throw and All rounder events. He was also a college football player...

5/20/2015 5/20/2015

Laurence G. Leavitt (1903 - 2000)

Laurence Gillelan Leavitt (1903–2000) was the longtime headmaster of Vermont Academy in Saxtons River, Vermont, United States, where he succeeded in steering the preparatory school from dire f...

5/19/2015 5/19/2015

Charles Grimes (1935 - 2007)

) Charles Livingston Grimes (July 9, 1935 – February 5, 2007) was an American competition rower and Olympic champion. Early life Grimes was the son of Charles Pennebaker Grimes and Louise ...

6/11/2014 5/16/2015

Brooke Brewer (1894 - 1970)

Edward "Untz" Brooke Brewer (1894–1970) was an American athlete. Brewer played two seasons of professional football with the Cleveland Indians and the Akron Pros in the National Football Leagu...

5/15/2015 5/15/2015

Eben Britton (born October 14, 1987 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American football offensive tackle for the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Jaguars in the ...

2/19/2012 5/12/2015

Michael Anthony Strahan (/ˈstreɪhæn/; born November 21, 1971) is a retired American football defensive end who spent his entire 15-year career with the New York Giants of the Natio...

4/28/2015 4/29/2015

Joseph Gilman (1883 - 1933)

) Joseph Taylor Gilman (October 4, 1883 – September 15, 1933) was an American football player. He played college football at Dartmouth College and was a consensus selection at the guard positi...

4/28/2015 4/28/2015

Frank Barbour (1870 - 1948)

Francis Edward "Frank" Barbour (April 3, 1870 – February 4, 1948) was an American football player, coach, and businessman. He played quarterback for the Yale University football team in 1890 a...

4/27/2015 4/27/2015

Knowlton Ames (1868 - 1931)

Knowlton Lyman "Snake" Ames (May 27, 1868 – December 23, 1931) was an American football player for Princeton University from 1886 to 1889, and the Chicago Athletic Association, in 1892. In 189...

4/16/2015 4/16/2015

Mitchell Bryan Schwartz (born June 8, 1989) is an American football offensive tackle for the Cleveland Browns of the National Football League (NFL). He is 6 feet 5 inches (1.96 m) tall, and weighs 32...

6/8/2014 4/13/2015

Geoffrey Isaiah "Geoff" Schwartz (born July 11, 1986) is an American football offensive guard for the New York Giants of the National Football League (NFL). He is 6 feet 6 inches (1.98 m) tall, and w...

6/8/2014 4/13/2015

Curt Randy Grossman (born September 20, 1952) is a former professional American football player who played tight end for eight seasons for the Pittsburgh Steelers in the National Football League. C...

9/19/2014 4/12/2015

Sid Gillman (1911 - 2003)

Sidney "Sid" Gillman (October 26, 1911 – January 3, 2003) was an American football player, coach, executive, and innovator. Gillman's insistence on stretching the football field by throwing de...

9/12/2007 4/11/2015

Bill Goldberg MP

"Bill"

William Scott "Bill" Goldberg (born December 27, 1966) is an American actor, former football player and former professional wrestler. He is best known for his appearances with World Championship Wres...

9/18/2012 4/10/2015

Julian Edelman (born May 22, 1986) is an American football wide receiver and punt returner for the New England Patriots. He was drafted in the seventh round of the 2009 NFL Draft by the Patriots. He ...

2/1/2015 4/8/2015

Sir Henry Worth Thornton, KBE (6 November 1871 in Logansport, Indiana – 14 March 1933 in New York City) was a businessman and president of Canadian National Railways. His parents were Henry Cl...

4/6/2015 4/6/2015

Vance C. McCormick (1872 - 1946)

Vance Criswell McCormick (June 19, 1872 – June 16, 1946) was an American politician and prominent businessman from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. He served as mayor of Harrisburg from 1902 to 1905 ...

4/5/2015 4/5/2015

Joe Sewell (1898 - 1990)

Joseph Wheeler Sewell (October 9, 1898 - March 6, 1990) was a Major League Baseball infielder for the Cleveland Indians and New York Yankees. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1977. Se...

8/22/2011 4/1/2015

Bart Starr (1934 - d.)

Bryan Bartlett "Bart" Starr (born January 9, 1934) is a former professional American football player and coach. He wore #15 and he was the quarterback for the Green Bay Packers from 1956 to 1971, dur...

4/1/2015 4/1/2015

Lynn Compton (1921 - 2012)

Lynn Davis "Buck" Compton (December 31, 1921 – February 25, 2012) was a California Court of Appeals judge who served as the lead prosecutor in Sirhan Sirhan's trial for the assassination of Ro...

3/22/2015 3/22/2015

Doak Walker (1927 - 1998)

Ewell Doak Walker, Jr. (January 1, 1927 – September 27, 1998) was an American football player. He played college football as a halfback at Southern Methodist University (SMU), where he won the...

3/21/2015 3/21/2015

Tobin Rote (1928 - 2000)

Tobin Cornelius Rote (January 18, 1928 – June 27, 2000) was an American college and Professional Football player who played quarterback for the NFL's Green Bay Packers and Detroit Lions, the C...

3/21/2015 3/21/2015

Kyle Rote (1928 - 2002)

William Kyle Rote, Sr. (October 27, 1928 – August 15, 2002) was an All-American running back at Southern Methodist University, Class of 1951, played for 11 years for the New York Giants, 1951-...

3/21/2015 3/21/2015
       

Kenneth Thrash (1906 - 1970)

Kenneth Thrash played football for Georgia Tech and served in World War II as a Colonel in the US Army.

3/15/2015 3/15/2015

William Gay Thrash (September 17, 1916 – July 4, 2011) was a United States Marine Corps three-star general and highly decorated Naval Aviator. He retired from active duty on June 30, 1972 afte...

3/15/2015 3/15/2015

Jesse Thrash (1880 - 1942)

Jesse Little Thrash (October 21, 1880 – December 12, 1942) was a college football player and engineer. Georgia Tech Thrash was a prominent tackle for the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets footba...

3/15/2015 3/15/2015

Thomas J. "Tom" Rooney (born November 21, 1970) is the U.S. Representative for Florida's 16th congressional district, serving since 2009. He is a member of the Republican Party.

6/5/2012 3/6/2015

Daniel Milton "Dan" Rooney, CBE (Hon.) (born July 20, 1932) is the United States Ambassador to Ireland. He is chairman emeritus of the Pittsburgh Steelers football team in the National Football League ...

2/12/2012 3/6/2015

Art Rooney MP (1901 - 1988)

"Art Rooney"

Arthur Joseph "Art" Rooney, Sr. (January 27, 1901 – August 25, 1988), often referred to as "The Chief", was the founding owner of the Pittsburgh Steelers American football franchise in the Natio...

2/12/2012 3/6/2015

William Christie Benet, Jr. (December 26, 1879 – March 30, 1951) was a Democratic Party politician who briefly represented the state of South Carolina in the United States Senate in 1918. Ea...

3/5/2015 3/5/2015

Eric Tipton (1915 - 2001)

Eric Gordon Tipton (April 20, 1915 – August 29, 2001) was an outfielder in Major League Baseball who played for the Philadelphia Athletics and the Cincinnati Reds. Also known as a college foot...

3/2/2015 3/2/2015

12/1/2010 1/24/2015

Urban Frank Meyer, III (born July 10, 1964) is an American college football coach and former player, currently the head football coach of the Ohio State Buckeyes. Meyer served as the head coach of the ...

1/13/2015 1/13/2015

Bo Schembechler (1929 - 2006)

Glenn Edward "Bo" Schembechler, Jr. (April 1, 1929 – November 17, 2006) was an American football player, coach, and athletics administrator. He served as the head football coach at Miami Unive...

12/30/2014 12/30/2014

Woody Hayes (1913 - 1987)

Wayne Woodrow "Woody" Hayes (February 14, 1913 – March 12, 1987) was an American football player and coach. He served as the head coach at Denison University (1946–1948), Miami Universi...

12/30/2014 12/30/2014

Lou Groza (1924 - 2000)

"The Toe"

Louis Roy Groza (January 25, 1924 – November 29, 2000), nicknamed "The Toe", was an American football placekicker and offensive tackle who played his entire career for the Cleveland Browns in ...

12/30/2014 12/30/2014

Frank Clair (1917 - 2005)

Frank James Clair (May 12, 1917 – April 3, 2005) was a coach in the Canadian Football League, nicknamed "the Professor" for his ability to recognize and develop talent. Clair is the 3rd most s...

12/29/2014 12/29/2014

Branch Rickey (1881 - 1965)

Wesley Branch Rickey (December 20, 1881 – December 9, 1965) was an innovative Major League Baseball executive elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1967. He was known for breaking Major Leag...

8/21/2011 12/27/2014

Bobby Thomason (1926 - 2013)

Robert Lee "Bobby" Thomason (March 26, 1928 – November 5, 2013) was an American football quarterback in the National Football League for the Los Angeles Rams, Green Bay Packers, and the Philad...

12/18/2014 12/18/2014

John Ferraro (1924 - 2001)

John Ferraro (1924–2001) was the longest-serving Los Angeles City Council member in the history of the city—thirty-five years, from 1966 until his death in 2001—and the president...

12/1/2014 12/1/2014

John "Shipwreck" Kelly (1910 - 1986)

John Simms "Shipwreck" Kelly (July 8, 1910 – August 17, 1986) was a professional American football player who played halfback in the National Football League; he was also an owner and banker, ...

11/20/2014 11/20/2014

Langdon Lea (1874 - 1937)

Langdon "Biffy" Lea (May 11, 1874 – October 10, 1937) was an American football player and coach. He played college football at Princeton University, where he was selected as a first-team All-A...

11/19/2014 11/19/2014

Gilbert Lea (1912 - 2008)

Gilbert Lea (December 16, 1912 – May 4, 2008) was an American football player, advertising executive and publisher. Lea was born in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania, and grew up in Wynnewood, Penns...

11/19/2014 11/19/2014

Bob Waterfield (1920 - 1983)

Robert Stanton "Bob" Waterfield (July 26, 1920 – March 25, 1983) was an American football player, a Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback in the National Football League.

11/15/2014 11/15/2014

Nobby Wirkowski MP (1926 - 2014)

"Nobby"

From SharingMemories.ca : It is with heavy hearts we announce that Nobby passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 15th in his 89th year surrounded with the love of his family. Married to Theresa ...

10/20/2014 10/20/2014

Gordon Jones (1911 - 1963)

) Gordon Jones (April 5, 1911 - June 12, 1963) was an American character actor, a member of John Wayne's informal acting company best known for playing Lou Costello's TV nemesis "Mike the Cop" and ap...

9/6/2014 9/6/2014

Bill Fleckenstein (1903 - 1967)

William P. Fleckenstein (November 4, 1903 - January 1967) was a professional American football player who played offensive lineman for seven seasons for the Chicago Bears, the Portsmouth Spartans, th...

12/7/2010 9/3/2014

Maurice Bennett Flynn (1892 - 1959)

Maurice Bennett Flynn (May 26, 1892 – March 6, 1959) was an American football player and actor. He was also known as "Lefty" Flynn because in football, he kicked with his left foot. Biogra...

8/27/2014 8/27/2014

Johnny Mack Brown (1904 - 1974)

"John Mack Brown"

Johnny Mack Brown (September 1, 1904 – November 14, 1974) was an American college football player and film actor originally billed as John Mack Brown at the height of his screen career. Earl...

8/25/2014 8/25/2014

Ward Bond (1903 - 1960)

Wardell Edwin "Ward" Bond (April 9, 1903 – November 5, 1960) was an American film actor whose rugged appearance and easygoing charm were featured in over 200 films and the television series Wa...

8/24/2014 8/24/2014

Charles Noel Crosby MP (1876 - 1951)

From Wikipedia (English) : Charles Noel Crosby (September 29, 1876 – January 26, 1951) was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania and an American football c...

9/14/2010 8/8/2014

Lt. General Thomas J. H. Trapnell (1902 - 2002)

"Trap"

Thomas John Hall "Trap" Trapnell (November 23, 1902 - February 13, 2002) was a United States Army general. Trapnell survived the Bataan Death March and the sinking of two transportation ships during ...

8/7/2014 8/7/2014

Charles Dudley "Charlie" Daly (October 31, 1880 – February 12, 1959) was an American football player and coach, an author, and served in the United States Army during World War I. He played co...

8/4/2014 8/4/2014

Pat Summerall (1930 - 2013)

George Allen "Pat" Summerall (May 10, 1930 – April 16, 2013) was an American football player and television sportscaster, having worked at CBS, Fox, and ESPN. In addition to football, he also ...

7/31/2014 7/31/2014

Earl Blaik (1897 - 1989)

Earl Henry "Red" Blaik (February 15, 1897 – May 6, 1989) was an American football player, coach, college athletics administrator, and United States Army officer. He served as the head football...

7/1/2014 7/1/2014

Bill Dudley (1921 - 2010)

"Bullet Bill"

William McGarvey "Bullet Bill" Dudley (December 24, 1921 – February 4, 2010) was a professional American football player in the National Football League for the Pittsburgh Steelers, Detroit ...

6/29/2014 6/29/2014

Gerald Ford, Jr., 38th President of the United States MP (1913 - 2006)

"Leslie Lynch King", "Gerald Ford", "Gerald Rudolph /Ford/", "Gerald Rudolf /Ford/", "Jr.", "Jerry"

Gerald Rudolph Ford, Jr. (July 14, 1913 – December 26, 2006) was the thirty-eighth President of the United States, serving from 1974 to 1977, and the fortieth Vice President of the United States...

2/25/2007 6/20/2014

Andrew Frank Schoeppel (November 23, 1894 – January 21, 1962) was an American politician and a member of the Republican Party. He was the 29th Governor of Kansas from 1943 to 1947 and a U.S. S...

5/17/2014 5/17/2014

Frederick Josiah Bradlee Jr. (1892 - 1970)

"B"

Frederick Josiah Bradlee, Jr. (December 20, 1892 – April 29, 1970) was an American football player. He was a first-team All-American while attending Harvard University in 1914. He was also the...

10/25/2008 4/25/2014

Jackie Dickerson Parker MP (1932 - 2006)

'Jack Dickerson "Jackie" Parker ' Jack Dickerson "Jackie" Parker (January 1, 1932 – November 7, 2006), born in Knoxville, Tennessee, was an American football player who became an All-American ...

3/5/2014 3/6/2014

Reyman Edward Bonar (1906 - 1970)

Reyman Edward "Bud" Bonar (July 26, 1906 – November 21, 1970) was an American football player and coach from Bellaire, Ohio. As a senior at Bellaire High School in 1926, Bonar was the football...

2/28/2014 2/28/2014

Frederick Lefavor Waters (1878 - 1943)

Frederick Lafavor Waters (born December 31, 1878 in Denver, Colorado; died November 10, 1943 in Chicago, Illinois) was an American football player and a starting quarterback for the University of Notre...

2/28/2014 2/28/2014

Bud Talbott (1892 - 1952)

Nelson S. "Bud" Talbott (June 10, 1892 - July 6, 1952) was a head coach of the Dayton Triangles of the "Ohio League" and later a charter member of the National Football League. He served in World W...

1/11/2014 1/11/2014

John J. Tigert (1882 - 1965)

John James Tigert, IV (February 11, 1882 – January 21, 1965) was an American university president, university professor and administrator, college sports coach and the U.S. Commissioner of Edu...

12/21/2013 12/21/2013

George R. Pfann (1902 - 1996)

George R. Pfann (October 6, 1902 – December 17, 1996) was an American football player and coach. He played college football at Cornell University, where he starred as a quarterback and was twice...

12/19/2013 12/19/2013

Bud Adams (1923 - 2013)

Kenneth Stanley "Bud" Adams, Jr. (January 3, 1923 – October 21, 2013) was the owner of the Tennessee Titans, a National Football League franchise. He was instrumental in the founding and estab...

10/26/2013 10/26/2013

Henderson E. "Harry" "Dutch" Van Surdam (September 28, 1881 – May 28, 1982) was an American football player and coach. He played college football at Wesleyan University from 1902 to 1905. Surd...

10/25/2013 10/25/2013

Augustus Eugene Staley (1867 - 1940)

American entrepreneur Augustus Eugene (Gene) Staley was born in 1867 on his father's 265-acre red clay farm in North Carolina . Busy with farm work, Gene dropped out of primary school after a few y...

10/19/2013 10/19/2013

Pop Warner (1871 - 1954)

Glenn Scobey Warner (April 5, 1871 – September 7, 1954), most commonly known as Pop Warner, was an American football player and coach. He served as the head coach at the University of Georgia ...

8/26/2013 8/26/2013

Andrew Jackson Lummus, Jr. (October 22, 1915–March 8, 1945) was a two-sport athlete at Baylor University, a professional football player with the New York Giants, and an officer in the Unite...

8/18/2013 8/18/2013

Tom Harmon (1919 - 1990)

Heisman Trophy winner Thomas Dudley Harmon was a star player in United States college football, a sports broadcaster, and patriarch of a family of American actors. As a player, he is considered by some...

1/24/2010 8/16/2013

Charlie Conerly (1921 - 1996)

Charles Albert Conerly, Jr. (September 19, 1921 – February 13, 1996) was an American football quarterback in the National Football League for the New York Giants from 1948 through 1961. Conerl...

8/15/2013 8/15/2013

) John "Jack" Beckett (January 5, 1892 – July 26, 1981) was an American football offensive tackle who played for the University of Oregon and the U.S. Marine Corps' Mare Island team. Early l...

8/15/2013 8/15/2013

Bob Mathias (1930 - 2006)

Robert Bruce "Bob" Mathias (November 17, 1930 – September 2, 2006) was an American decathlete, two-time Olympic gold medalist, a United States Marine Corps officer, actor and United States Con...

8/14/2013 8/14/2013

Frederick Bushnell "Jack" Ryder (November 16, 1871 – June 5, 1936) was an American football player and coach and sportswriter. He served as the second head football coach and the first paid at...

8/10/2013 8/10/2013

Frank "Buck" O'Neill (1875 - 1958)

Frank J. "Buck" O'Neill (March 6, 1875 – April 21, 1958) was an American football player and coach. He served as head football coach at Colgate University (1902, 1904–1905), Syracuse Un...

8/10/2013 8/10/2013

Benny Boynton (1898 - 1963)

"The Purple Streak"

Benjamin Lee Boynton (December 6, 1898 – January 23, 1963), aka "The Purple Streak", was a professional football player who played during the early years of the National Football League. He wa...

8/10/2013 8/10/2013

Knox Wagner "Bulldog" Ramsey (February 13, 1926 – March 19, 2005) was an American football offensive lineman in the National Football League for the Chicago Cardinals, the Philadelphia Eagles,...

8/7/2013 8/7/2013

Buster Ramsey (1920 - 2007)

"Buster Ramsey"

Garrard Sliger "Buster" Ramsey (March 16, 1920 – September 16, 2007) was an American football player who starred at William and Mary and was the first head coach of the American Football Lea...

8/7/2013 8/7/2013

Otis Douglas (1911 - 1989)

Otis Whitfield Douglas, Jr. (July 25, 1911 – March 21, 1989) was an American football player and coach. He served as the head coach at the University of Akron (1941–1942) and the Univer...

8/7/2013 8/7/2013

C. Everett Bacon (1890 - 1989)

C. Everett "Ev" Bacon (August 18, 1890 – February 1, 1989) was an American football quarterback in college. He was also a star athlete in baseball, basketball, tennis, and golf. Bacon was tw...

8/5/2013 8/5/2013

Insall Bailey "I.B." Hale (1916 - 1971)

"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...

7/24/2013 7/24/2013

Benjamin Harrison Dibblee (July 8, 1876 – November 11, 1945) was an All-American football player who played halfback for Harvard University. Dibblee attended preparatory school at the Groton S...

7/2/2013 7/2/2013

Nile Kinnick (1918 - 1943)

Nile Clarke Kinnick, Jr. (July 9, 1918 – June 2, 1943) was a student and a college football player at the University of Iowa. He won the 1939 Heisman Trophy and was a consensus All-American. H...

6/4/2013 6/4/2013

George Dupont Pratt (1869 - 1935)

George Dupont Pratt was a conservationist, philanthropist, Boy Scout sponsor, big-game hunter and collector of ancient antiquities. Pratt was born in Brooklyn, NY, the third son of Standard Oil mag...

9/2/2010 5/26/2013

Mark Harmon’s breakout role in the NBC television series “St. Elsewhere” launched the actor as a major eighties heartthrob, leaving him to enjoy decades of solid roles in crime and...

1/24/2010 4/14/2013

Bert Bell (1895 - 1959)

De Benneville "Bert" Bell (February 25, 1895 – October 11, 1959) was the National Football League (NFL) commissioner from 1945 until his death in 1959. As commissioner, he introduced competi...

4/11/2013 4/11/2013