Sprague, Bud

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Name
Sprague, Bud Gender: M
Mortimer Ernest Sprague
born on 8 September 1904 at 11:00 (= 11:00 AM )
Place Dallas, Texas, 32n47, 96w48
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 15°35' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 29°11 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 16°45'



Biography

American football player, elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1970.

He was one of the eight children born to Minna and George Sprague. Bud's father George served on the Dallas City Council and as the Mayor of Dallas from 1937 to 1939. Bud originally played on University of Texas' varsity football team (Texas Longhorns), and later transferred to the United States Military Academy to play out his eligibility for the Army Black Knights. Eventually Bud settled in the Greenwich Village neighbourhood of Manhattan and made his fortune in maritime insurance.

Bud Sprague died on 25 April 1973, aged 68, in New York City.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Work : Prize 1970 (College Football Hall of Fame)

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.

Categories

  • Traits : Body : Size (Height: 6 ft 2 in/ 1.88 m)
  • Traits : Body : Weight (210 lb/ 95 kg)
  • Vocation : Business : Insurance fields (Maritime insurance)
  • Vocation : Sports : Football (American football tackle)
  • Notable : Awards : Hall of Fame (College Football)