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Slip Madigan
Birth: Nov. 18, 1896
Ottawa
LaSalle County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 10, 1966
Oakland
Alameda County
California, USA

Football coach. A star lineman, Edward Patrick "Slip" Madigan played for Knute Rockne at Notre Dame, and took over coaching at St. Mary's College in Oakland, California in 1921. That same year after a 127-0 fight at the hands of California he recruited some 60 men and taught them Notre Dame plays and some tricks of his own, including the "forward fumble." By 1926 his team had defeated California, Army and the College of the Pacific. His team remained the best in the nation until he quit football in 1940. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Charlotte Catherine Kopp Madigan (1897 - 1983)*
 
 Children:
  Patricia Madigan Henshaw (1927 - 2016)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Marys Cemetery
Oakland
Alameda County
California, USA
 
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Record added: Nov 12, 2002
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