Bobby Hayes

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Birthday
20, 1942
Birthplace
Jacksonville, FL
Death Date
Sep 18, 2002 (59)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
20, 1942
Birthplace
Jacksonville, FL
Death Date
Sep 18, 2002 (59)

About

Olympic sprinter who became a Hall of Fame wide receiver with the Dallas Cowboys in the NFL, known as Bullet Bot.

Before Fame

He set multiple world records, including in the Olympic 100-meter dash, which he ran in 10.06 seconds, despite competing in a worn lane while wearing borrowed shoes.

Trivia

He was the second Olympic gold medalist to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and the first one to win a Super Bowl ring.

Family Life

He grew up in Jacksonville, Florida.

Associated With

Jim Thorpe was another Olympian turned NFL star, though he never won the Super Bowl.