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Birthday
24, 1926
Birthplace
Marshall, TX
Death Date
Oct 9, 2017 (90)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
24, 1926
Birthplace
Marshall, TX
Death Date
Oct 9, 2017 (90)

About

All-pro quarterback who spent 17 years in San Francisco and New York. He was named NFL MVP in 1963 and became the first quarterback to throw for 30 touchdowns in two straight seasons. 

Before Fame

He was MVP of the 1947 Cotton Bowl while playing for LSU.

Trivia

He was selected to 7 pro bowls in the 1950s and '60s.

Family Life

He had four children with his wife Minnette.

Associated With

He and Steve Young both had successful runs as quarterback of the 49ers.