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Otto Graham

NFL Quarterback Otto Graham

Profession: NFL Quarterback

Nationality:
United States of America
American

Why Famous: Regarded as one of the most dominant players of his era, having taken the Cleveland Browns to league championship games every year between 1946 and 1955, winning seven of them.

Born: December 6, 1921
Birthplace: Waukegan, Illinois, USA

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Died: December 17, 2003 (aged 82)
Cause of Death: Heart aneurysm

Historical Events

  • 1951-01-14 1st NFL Pro Bowl, Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum: American Conference beats National Conference, 28-27; MVP: Otto Graham, Cleveland Browns, QB
  • 1953-10-25 Cleveland Browns' QB Otto Graham sets club record with 4 fumbles

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