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 Joseph Francis Carr

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Joseph Francis Carr

Birth
Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, USA
Death 20 May 1939 (aged 58)
Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, USA
Burial Lockbourne, Franklin County, Ohio, USA
Plot St. Agnes, Lot 229
Memorial ID 7390280 View Source
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Professional Football Hall of Fame Executive. He help organized the National Football League in 1920 and was elected its president in 1921, serving until 1939. He also helped organize the American Basketball League and founded the Columbus Panhandles football team. He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1963.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 26 Apr 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7390280
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/7390280/joseph-francis-carr : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Francis Carr (22 Oct 1880–20 May 1939), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7390280, citing Saint Joseph Cemetery, Lockbourne, Franklin County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .