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Frank William Leahy
Birth: Aug. 27, 1908
O'Neill
Holt County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Jun. 21, 1973
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA

College Football Coach. He was football coach, college athletics administrator and professional sports executive. For twenty-three seasons, he coached at Georgetown (1931), Michigan State (1932), Fordham (1933-38), Boston College (1939-40) and Notre Dame (1941-43, 1946-53). As head football coach for Notre Dame, he led his teams to four National titles (1943, 1946-47, (1949). He had a head coach record of 107 wins, 13 loss, 9 ties and was named AFCA Head Coach of the Year in 1941. He served as Notre Dame Athletics Administrator (1947-49) and was General Manger of the Los Angeles Chargers in 1960. In 1970, he was selected to the National Football Foundation Hall of Fame and inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame. He died of heart failure at age 65. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Francis Patrick Leahy (1863 - 1935)
  Mary Winifred Kane Leahy (1878 - 1969)
 
 Spouse:
  Florence V Leahy (1913 - 1977)*
 
 Children:
  James Patrick Leahy (1947 - 2017)*
 
 Siblings:
  Gene M. Leahy (1896 - 1984)*
  John Leahy (1898 - 1953)*
  Marie Leahy Brown (1902 - 1980)*
  Eileen Leahy Stennette (1905 - 1972)*
  Frank William Leahy (1908 - 1973)
  Thomas J. Leahy (1916 - 1975)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Calvary Cemetery
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: GP
Record added: Sep 19, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6787799
Frank William Leahy
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Frank William Leahy
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Frank William Leahy
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