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Emlen Tunnell

AKA Emlen Lewis Tunnell

Born: 29-Mar-1922
Birthplace: Bryn Mawr, MA
Died: 22-Jul-1975
Location of death: Pleasantville, NY
Cause of death: Heart Failure

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Football

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: NFL Hall of Famer

Military service: US Coast Guard (his ship USS Etamin torpedoed, WWII)

The first African-American to enter the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Father: Elzie Tunnell
Mother: Catherine Adams
Wife: Patricia Dawkins (m. 1962, until his death)

    High School: Radnor High School, Randor, PA
    University: University of Toledo
    University: University of Iowa (attended 1946-47)

    Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967

    New York Giants Assistant Coach (1965-73)
    New York Giants Scout (1963-65)
    Green Bay Packers (1959-61)
    New York Giants (1948-58)

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