Date of Birth: August 7, 1903, in Brooklyn, New York
Date of Death: October 29, 2007, in Kenmore, New York (104 years old)
New York Times - Published 11/01/07
Tonawanda News - Published 10/31/07
He is the longest living pro-football player in the history of the game. He died a few months
past his 104th birthday.
He is also one of six pro-football players to live to or pass the century mark.
Ralph Horween - 100 yrs. and the two newest members of the Century mark,
Clarence 'Ace' Parker who turned 100 years old on May 17, 2012 and
Johnny P. Kovatch who turned 100 years old on June 6, 2012.
1928 New York Yankees (NFL)
Columbia, St. Johns (NY)