Larner Somers Gardner Conover
Date of Birth: May 21, 1894, in Atlantic City, New Jersey
Date of Death: August 4, 1945, in Atlantic City, New Jersey (51 years old)
The Pittsburgh Press - Published 08/05/45
The Daily Boston Globe - Published 08/05/45
Did you know?
He was a life guard captain on the beaches of Atlantic City, New Jersey.
Conover died of a heart attack while attempting to revive a young boy who
drowned in the surf. He collapsed while working over the boy's body. According
to the Atlantic City County physician, he died from over-exertion.
1921 Canton Bulldogs (APFA)
1923 Canton Bulldogs (NFL)
1925 Cleveland Bulldogs (NFL)
Penn State University (PSU)
Larry Conover's Autograph
Larry Conover's Autograph - Courtesy of OldestLivingProFootball.com