George Edward Trafton

George Edward Trafton

Birth
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Death 5 Sep 1971 (aged 74)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Culver City, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Memorial ID 13391983 · View Source
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Professional Football Player. A native of Chicago, Illinois, he played the position of center for the Chicago Bears from 1920 to 1921, and from 1923 to 1932. He was also a noted football player at the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana, and the the first center to snap the football with one hand. He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1964. He died in Los Angeles, California, in September 1971, at the age of 74.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Peterborough K
  • Added: 19 Feb 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 13391983
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Edward Trafton (6 Dec 1896–5 Sep 1971), Find a Grave Memorial no. 13391983, citing Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .