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John Paul Kovatch

 

Johnny Kovatch

Date of Birth: June 6, 1912, in South Bend, Indiana

Date of Death: October 11, 2013, in Santa Barbara, California (101 years old)

Source:

tributes.com

 

The other pro-football players to reach the Century Club are:

Sam 'Smoke' Dana - 104 years old (1903-2007)

Thomas P. Dickinson - 102 years old (1897-1999)

Joe Marhefka - 101 years old (1902-2003)

Clarence 'Ace' Parker - 101 years old (1912-2013)

Bill Glassford - 100 years old (1914- )

Ralph Horween - 100 years old (1896-1997)

 

Teams: (Player)

1938 Cleveland Rams (NFL)

Teams: (Coach)

1947 Northwestern University - Assistant Coach

1948 Northwestern University - Assistant Coach

1949 Northwestern University - Assistant Coach

1950 Northwestern University - Assistant Coach

1951 Northwestern University - Assistant Coach

1952 Northwestern University - Assistant Coach

1953 Northwestern University - Assistant Coach

1954 Northwestern University - Assistant Coach

College:

Northwestern University