George R. Pfann

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George R. Pfann

Birthdate: (94)
Birthplace: Marion, Marion County, Ohio, United States
Death: Died in Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York, United States
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Husband of Betty Wyckoff
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About George R. Pfann

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 named an All-American. Before graduating from Cornell in 1924, Pfann also played on the lacrosse and basketball teams, and was elected to the Sphinx Head Society. He then studied law at Cornell while serving as an assistant football coach and freshmen basketball coach. Pfann completed his law degree at Brasenose College, Oxford as a Rhodes scholar. From 1931 to 1935, Pfann was the head football coach at Swarthmore College, compiling a record of 8–26–1. He was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1957.

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October 6, 1902
Marion, Marion County, Ohio, United States
December 17, 1996
Age 94
Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York, United States