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William G. 'Bill' Thompson

 

Bill Thompson

Date of Birth: August 12, 1906

Date of Death: February 15, 1937 (30 years old)

Source:

Chicago Tribune - Published 02/18/37

Did you know?

He was a Chicago police officer at the time of his death from pneumonia. 

He was also a football star at Englewood High School before playing in

the NFL.

 

Teams:

1925 Milwaukee Badgers (NFL)

College:

None