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Frank Wydo
Birth: Jun. 15, 1924
Footedale
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 17, 1979
Uniontown
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA

Professional Football Player. For eleven seasons (1947 to 1957), he played at the offensive and defensive tackle positions in the National Football League with the Pittsburgh Steelers and Philadelphia Eagles. He began his association with the gridiron while attending German Township High School in Pennsylvania and played one year of collegiate football at Duquesne University. While serving with the United States Army Air Corps during World War II, he continued his athletics in his group's football squad. Upon his return home, he enrolled at Cornell University and went onto earn 3rd-Team All-American honors. Selected by Pittsburgh during the 5th round of the 1947 NFL Draft, he compiled an astonishing 132 regular season games consecutively. After retiring from football, he served as a tax collector in his native German Township, Pennsylvania in addition to becoming a high school basketball coach. Wydo was inducted posthumously into the Cornell University Athletic Hall of Fame in 2012. (bio by: C.S.) 
 
Burial:
Saint Marys Nativity Orthodox Cemetery
Masontown
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
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Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: Jan 15, 2008
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