Parker, Ace

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Name
Parker, Ace Gender: M
Clarence Mckay Parker
born on 17 May 1912 at 01:15 (= 01:15 AM )
Place Norfolk, Virginia, 36n51, 76w17
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 25°58' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 00°25 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 01°47'



Ace Parker (circa 1936)

Biography

American football and baseball player and coach. He played professional football as a quarterback in the National Football League (NFL) for the Brooklyn Dodgers (1937–1941) and Boston Yanks (1945) and in the All-America Football Conference (AAFC) for the New York Yankees. He was an All-American halfback at Duke University in 1936. Parker also played Major League Baseball with the Philadelphia Athletics (1936-1937). He served as the head baseball coach at Duke from 1953 to 1966. Parker was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1955 and the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1972.

Parker died in the morning of 6 November 2013 at the age of 101. He is the first and so far only member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame to have lived past their hundredth birthday.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Work : Prize 1972 (Pro Football Hall of Fame)

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate stating "at the hour of 1,15 M."

Categories

  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Centenarian, age 101)
  • Vocation : Sports : Baseball
  • Vocation : Sports : Football (American football quarterback)
  • Vocation : Sports Business : Coach/ Manager/ Owner (Coach)
  • Notable : Awards : Hall of Fame (Pro Football)
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession (NFL player, 1937-1941, 1945)
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession (MLB player, 1936-1937)