Bo Schembechler

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Birthday
1, 1929
Birthplace
Barberton, OH
Death Date
Nov 17, 2006 (77)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
1, 1929
Birthplace
Barberton, OH
Death Date
Nov 17, 2006 (77)

About

Legendary coach who led the University of Michigan to 13 Big Ten titles during his tenure with the school, which spanned from 1969 to 1989. He was named Big Ten Coach of the Year on six occasions and in 1993, he was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame.

Before Fame

He played tackle for the University of Miami (Ohio) football team under head coach Woody Hayes from 1948 to 1950.

Trivia

He briefly served as president of the MLB's Detroit Tigers from 1990 to 1992.

Family Life

He married Mildred Williams in 1986; together they had a son named Glenn.

Associated With

After being coached by Woody Hayes at Miami, the two would go on to form a bitter rivalry as the respective coaches of Michigan and Ohio State.