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Violet Bidwell Wolfner
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Birth: 1900
Death: Jan. 29, 1962

National Football League Owner. Owner of the Chicago/St. Louis Cardinals football team from 1947 to her passing in 1962. He became the first woman principal owner in the National Football League in 1947 after the passing of her husband Charles Bidwell. She, along with her second husband Walter Wolfner, moved the team from Chicago to St. Louis in 1960. The team (now the Arizona Cardinals) remains in the Bidwell family to this day. 
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  Charles W Bidwell (1895 - 1947)
Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye
Record added: Feb 01, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65052107
Violet Bidwell Wolfner
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