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Stephen W. 'Steve' Van Buren

 

Steve Van Buren

Pro Football Hall of Fame 1965

Date of Birth: December 28, 1920, in La Ceiba, Honduras

Date of Death: August 23, 2012, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania (91 years old)

Source:

Washington Post - Published 08/23/12

He died of pneumonia

His brother, Ebert Van Buren, also attended LSU and played for the Philadelphia Eagles

from 1951 - 1953.

 

Teams:

1944 Philadelphia Eagles (NFL)

1945 Philadelphia Eagles (NFL)

1946 Philadelphia Eagles (NFL)

1947 Philadelphia Eagles (NFL)

1948 Philadelphia Eagles (NFL)

1949 Philadelphia Eagles (NFL)

1950 Philadelphia Eagles (NFL)

1951 Philadelphia Eagles (NFL)

College:

Louisiana State University (LSU)