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Bobby Layne

AKA Robert Lawrence Layne

Born: 19-Dec-1926
Birthplace: Santa Anna, TX
Died: 1-Dec-1986
Location of death: Lubbock, TX
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, City of Lubbock Cemetery, Lubbock, TX

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: NFL Hall of Famer

Military service: US Merchant Marine

Wife: Carol Ann Krueger (m. 17-Aug-1946, two sons)

    High School: Highland Park High School, Dallas, TX
    University: University of Texas at Austin

    Texas Sports Hall of Fame 1960
    Pro Football Hall of Fame 1967
    College Football Hall of Fame 1968
    Risk Factors: Cancer

    Pittsburgh Steelers (1958-62)
    Detroit Lions (1950-58)
    New York Bulldogs (1949)
    Chicago Bears (1948)

Author of books:
Always on Sunday (1962, memoir)

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