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William 'Billy' Anderson


Billy Anderson

Date of Birth: March 8, 1929, in Los Angeles, California

Date of Death: May 6, 1978, in Los Angeles, California (49 years old)


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Did you know?

Billy Anderson was actually born George Billy Nelson.   His mother later

married radio comedian Eddie "Rochester" Anderson and Billy was

adopted and took the Anderson surname.  His step-father died in 1977

and his will mentions Billy Anderson and confirms his full birth name.



1953 Chicago Bears (NFL)

1954 Chicago Bears (NFL)


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