Dobbs, Glenn

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Name
Dobbs, Glenn Gender: M
Glenn Dobbs Jr.
born on 12 July 1920 at 12:00 (= 12:00 noon )
Place McKinney, Texas, 33n12, 96w37
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 20°02' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 06°18 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 11°38'



Biography

American football player in the All-America Football Conference (AAFC). A skilled running back, quarterback, and punter, Dobbs was named the AAFC's MVP in 1946. After sitting out the 1950 season with a knee injury, Dobbs was persuaded to come out of retirement to play with the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Western Interprovincial Football Union (WIFU), forerunner of the Canadian Football League (CFL). In 1951 Dobbs was named the Most Valuable Player of the WIFU. Dobbs played college football at the University of Tulsa, where he was later head football coach from 1961 to 1968 and athletic director from 1955 to 1970. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1980. He died on 12 November 2002, aged 82, in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Work : Prize 1980 (College Football Hall of Fame)

Source Notes

Birth certificate provided by Sy Scholfield ("12 PM").

Categories

  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 82)
  • Vocation : Sports : Football (American football running back, quarterback, punter)
  • Notable : Awards : Hall of Fame (College Football Hall of Fame)