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Tex Schramm
Original name: Texas Earnest Schramm
Birth: Jun. 2, 1920
San Gabriel
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Death: Jul. 15, 2003
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA

Sports Magnate, Pioneer. He was the president and general manager of the Dallas Cowboys for 29 years. During his tenure, the Cowboys won two Super Bowls and had twenty winning seasons. He was also responsible for the creation of the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders, the first of their kind in professional football, the development of the Cowboys' ring of honor, shortening the play clock, and helping to develop the wild-card playoff system. Schramm served as a TV executive in 1960, and first came up with the idea of televising the Olympics in 1960. (bio by: Teresa L. Watson) 
 
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  Martha A Schramm (1922 - 2002)*
 
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Burial:
Restland Memorial Park
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Teresa L. Watson
Record added: Jul 15, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7687433
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Tex Schramm
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Where are when we need you? You were the heart of the Cowboys! Thanks for all you did! RIP & God Bless!
- Garlene Frazier
 Added: Jun. 10, 2014

- J Spencer
 Added: Feb. 13, 2014

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 Added: Jan. 5, 2014
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