🏆🏈Marc Edwards -- is 46 in the year 2020 and 47 in the year 2021; b.11/17/1974
🏆🏈Howard Griffith -- is 53 in the year 2020 and 54 in the year 2021; b.11/17/1967
🏆🏈Scott Rehberg -- is 47 in the year 2020 and 48 in the year 2021; b.11/17/1973
NFL Player, Football Offensive Lineman
🏆🏈Leonard Russell -- is 51 in the year 2020 and 52 in the year 2021; b.11/17/1969
🏆🏈Reginald "Reggie" Wayne -- is 42 in the year 2020 and 43 in the year 2021; b.11/17/1978
NFL Wide Receiver
Misc: he recorded 7 straight 1,000-yard seasons between 2004 and 2010
🏆🏈Herman Weaver -- is 72 in the year 2020 and 73 in the year 2021; b.11/17/1948
🎭🎵🏆🎾🏈Dean Paul Martin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/17/1951 d.3/21/1987 (35)
Movie Actor, Musician, Tennis Player, NFL Player, WFL Figure
Names/Places: Dean's son; Dorothy Hamill's ex-
Group Names: Dino Desi and Billy
TV Shows: The Misfits of Science (as Dr. Billy Hayes)
⚖🎭🏆🏈Bob Mathias -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/17/1930 d.9/2/2006 (75)
Congressperson, Actor, NFL Player, Olympic Athlete, Track and Field
Names/Places: b. in Tulare, California
Misc: the youngest winner of decathlon with gold medal in 1948 Olympics at age 17; first to repeat as decathlon champ in 1952; Sullivan Award winner (1948); 4-term member of U.S. Congress (R,Calif.) from 1967-74; Olympic torch lighter ; U.S. congressman; played himself in The Bob Mathias Story; director: Olympic Training Center); played halfback for Stanford in 1952 Rose Bowl.
🏆🏈Willie Louis Richardson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/17/1939 N.S. d.2/8/2016 N.S. (76)
Hall of Famer, NFL Wide Receiver, College Football Player
Misc: 2x Pro Bowl; in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Jackson Tate, Baltimore Colts (1963-1969, 1971), Miami Dolphins (1970)
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🏆🏈"Weeb" Ewbank -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/6/1907 d.11/17/1998 (91)
Hall of Famer, NFL Coach, NFL Player
Misc: led Baltimore to 2 NFL titles (1958-59); coached NY Jets to AFL'S 1st SuperBowl win in 1969; he was the only coach to win both the American and National Football League championships.
Sports Teams: Van Wert High School (coach 1928-1929), McGuffey High School (coach 1930-1943), Naval Station Great Lakes, Asst. (coach 1943-1945), Brown University, Asst. (coach 1946), Washington University (coach 1947-1948), Cleveland Browns, Asst. (coacch 1949-1953), NFL Baltimore Colts (coach 1954-1962), AFL New York Jets (coach 1963-1969), NFL New York Jets (coach 1970-1973), Columbia University, Asst. (1975)
🏆🏈Glen Edward "Bo" Schembechler -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/1/1929 d.11/17/2006 (77)
College Football Coach
Misc: retired in 1989 as fifth winningest Div. I college coach ever; 234-65-8 record in 27 years; coached Michigan from 1969-89; 10 Rose Bowls but only 2 wins.
🏆🏈Billy Vessels -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/22/1931 d.11/17/2001 (70)
Hall of Famer, College Football Player
Misc: Heisman Trophy (1952)
Sports Teams: University of Oklahima, Edmonton Eskimos (1953), Baltimore Colts (1956)
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