Bill Baird

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Birthday
1, 1939
Birthplace
California
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
1, 1939 (age 79)
Birthplace
California

About

Former New York Jets defensive back who was instrumental in bringing down the mighty Baltimore Colts in Super Bowl III.

Before Fame

He played for San Francisco State University as a defensive back, halfback, and kick returner.

Trivia

He played a total of 98 games over the course of his career, recording 34 interceptions and scoring three touchdowns.

Family Life

His wife and in-laws were both Mormons, leading him to convert to the faith, where he served as a bishop, a missionary, a temple worker, and a high priest group leader.

Associated With

He played alongside quarterback Joe Namath in Super Bowl III; Namath was MVP of the game.