Oldest Living Pro Football Players

Pro Football's Online Encyclopedia

www.OldestLivingProFootball.com

John Edward 'Jack' Chevigny

 

Jack Chevigny

Indiana Football Hall of Fame 1979

Date of Birth: August 14, 1906, in Dyer, Indiana

Date of Death: February 19, 1945, in Iwo Jima, Japan (38 years old)

Source:

L.A. Times - Published 03/25/45

Chicago Tribune - Published 03/25/45

Did you know?

He landed on "Red Beach 1&2" on February 19, 1945. Sadly, Jack Chevigny was

one of the hundreds of Marines, killed in action on that day. 

 

Teams: (Coach)

1932 Chicago Cardinals (NFL) - Head Coach

College:

University of Notre Dame