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Henry Lane Williams
Birth: Jul. 26, 1869
Hartford
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Jun. 14, 1931
Minneapolis
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA

Football coach and gynecologist. Henry Williams was the first full-time salaried coach of the Minnesota Gophers football team. He had a record of 136 wins, 33 losses, and 11 ties from 1900 to 1921. Williams had played football at Yale University and was also a champion hurdler on Yale's track team. At Minnesota, he was allowed to continue practicing medicine at the same time he coached the football team. Williams Arena, home of the Gophers basketball teams, is named after Williams. (bio by: Stew Thornley) 

Cause of death: Heart
 
Burial:
Lakewood Cemetery
Minneapolis
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Stew Thornley
Record added: May 20, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7470770
Henry Lane Williams
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Henry Lane Williams
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