Red Grange Biography

Harold Edward "Red" Grange, nicknamed "The Galloping Ghost", was a college and professional American football halfback for the University of Illinois, the Chicago Bears, and for the short-lived New York Yankees. His signing with the Bears helped legitimize the National Football League. He was a charter member of both the College and Pro Football Hall of Fame. In 1924, Grange became the first recipient of the Chicago Tribune Silver Football award denoting the Big Ten's MVP. In 2008, he was named the best college football player of all time by ESPN, and in 2011, he was named the Greatest Big Ten Icon by the Big Ten Network. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Red Grange
Full Name:
Harold Edward Grange
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
American football player
Date of Birth:
June 13, 1903
Astrological Sign:
Date of Death:
January 28, 1991
Age at Death:
87
Cause of Death:
Parkinson's disease
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