Alford, Bruce

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Name
Alford, Bruce Gender: M
Herbert Bruce Alford Sr.
born on 12 September 1921 at 06:30 (= 06:30 AM )
Place Speegleville, Texas, 31n33, 97w15
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 19°11' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 26°47 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 22°27'



Bruce Alford (1951 Bowman card)

Biography

American football end in the National Football League (NFL) for the New York Yanks (1950-1951). He also played football in the All-America Football Conference for the New York Yankees (1946-1949). Alford played college football at Texas Christian University (TCU). Alford was an all Southwest Conference end in 1941 and 1942 was named MVP in the 1942 Orange Bowl and received Rogers Trophy in 1942, awarded to the TCU Most Valuable Player. After retiring from playing, he was a line judge in the NFL for 20 seasons, from 1960 to 1979, working three Super Bowls (II, VII, IX), wearing number 24. His son, Bruce Alford Jr., also played in the NFL. Alford Sr. died on 8 May 2010, aged 88, in Fort Worth, Texas.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • associate relationship with Edwards, Dan (born 18 July 1926). Notes: New York Yanks teammates, 1950-1951
  • associate relationship with Iversen, Duke (born 26 February 1920). Notes: New York Yanks teammates, 1950-1951; New York Yankees, 1948-1949
  • associate relationship with Ratterman, George (born 12 November 1926). Notes: New York Yanks teammates, 1950-1951

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate. Wikipedia has 1922 in error.

Categories

  • Family : Parenting : Kids - Noted
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 88)
  • Vocation : Sports : Football (American football end)
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession (NFL player, 1950-1951)