Profession: Hall of Fame American Football Player
Why Famous: Symbol of power football during the 1930s. Best remembered for his bull-like running, but was also an excellent blocker and tackler.
- 1936-12-28 Football player Bronko Nagurski (28) weds childhood sweetheart Eileen Kane in International Falls, Minnesota
- 1939-06-23 Bronko Nagurski beats Lou Thesz in Houston, to win National Boxing Association world heavyweight title
- 1940-03-07 Ray Steele beats B Nagurski in St Louis, to become wrestling champ
- 1941-03-11 Bronko Nagurski beats Ray Steele in Minn, to become wrestling champ
- 1941-06-05 Sandor Szabo beats B Nagurski in St Louis, to become wrestling champ