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Louis John "Luke" Urban
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Birth: Mar. 22, 1898
Fall River
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 1980
Somerset
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA

Professional Football and Professional Baseball Player. After a prestigious college career at Boston College, lettering in four sports (baseball, football, basketball, and hockey), he signed a contract to play end with the Buffalo All-Americans. He played three seasons with the All-Americans in the National Football League from 1921 thru 1923. He was named first team All-NFL in all three years. He played a total of 32 games and scored two touchdowns. In 1922 he began playing minor league baseball. After working his way up in the minors, he made it to the major leagues in 1927. He was a catcher for the Boston Braves in 1927 and 1928. In his two years in the majors, he batted .273. 
 
Burial:
Notre Dame Cemetery
Fall River
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Mel Bashore
Record added: May 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37025443
Louis John Luke Urban
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Louis John Luke Urban
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Louis John Luke Urban
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