|born on||20 September 1916 at 05:00 (= 05:00 AM )|
|Place||Indianapolis, Indiana, 39n46, 86w09|
|Timezone||CST h6w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||27°08' 10°30 Asc. 20°17'|
American basketball forward and center, an All-Big Ten player for the University of Michigan from 1935 to 1938. In 1938, he was named an All-American. He later played professional basketball for the Indianapolis Kautskys, Oshkosh All-Stars and Rochester Royals.
Townsend later became a lawyer in Indianapolis. He also officiated basketball games in the 1940s for the Big Ten Conference, as well as four Indiana-Kentucky all-star games. He later worked as a broadcaster and coach.
He was inducted into the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame in 1972.
He died on 4 December 2001, aged 85, in Indianapolis, Indiana.
- Work : Prize 1972 (Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame)
Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.
- Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 85)
- Vocation : Law : Attorney
- Vocation : Sports : Basketball (Forward and center)
- Vocation : Sports Business : Coach/ Manager/ Owner (Basketball coach)
- Notable : Awards : Hall of Fame (Indiana Basketball)