John Grattan 'Grat' O'Connell
Date of Birth: October 27, 1902
Date of Death: March 14, 1942 (39 years old)
New York Times - Published 03/15/42
Did you know?
He passed away in his home after a long undisclosed illness
He was a sports writer and cartoonist for the Hartford Courant from 1929 to 1939
when illness forced him to retire.
1926 Hartford Blues (NFL)
1927 Providence Steam Roller (NFL)