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February 6, 2019 Black History Month Tribute #6 – Robert Mann

Posted on February 5, 2019 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post celebrates the career of a Wolverine stalwart named Robert Mann. Robert “Bob” Mann was born in 1924 in New Bern, North Carolina. Bob’s father, William, was the first […]

WIllis Ward Michigan Football 1934 | gobluefootballhistory.com Go Blue Michigan Football History | Michigan Wolverine Football History

February 5, 2019 Black History Month Tribute – WIllis Ward

Posted on February 4, 2019 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s article is about a Michigan Man named Willis Ward. It is the fifth edition of my Black History Month Tribute series to Michigan Men of color. Willis Franklin Ward […]

Michigan Football Team 1895 | gobluefootballhistory.com Go Blue Michigan Football History | Michigan Wolverine Football History

February 2, 2019 Happy Birthday Anniversary Fred Henninger

Posted on February 1, 2019 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to remember a Wolverine captain named Fred Henninger on his birthday anniversary. Frederick “Fred” Henninger was born in Cleveland, Ohio on this day in 1873. […]

1892 Michigan Football Team | gobluefootballhistory.com Go Blue Michigan Football History | Michigan Wolverine Football History

February 1, 2019 Black History Month Tribute to George Jewett

Posted on January 31, 2019 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to honor the memory of a legendary Wolverine named George Jewett. This special post is the first in a month long series of articles on […]

Michigan Football 1989 | gobluefootballhistory.com Go Blue Michigan Football History | Michigan Wolverine Football History

January 26, 2019 Happy Birthday Coach Gary Moeller

Posted on January 25, 2019 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to wish happy birthday to former Michigan Head Coach Gary Moeller. Gary Oscar Moeller is a Buckeye who was born in Lima, Ohio. Mo played […]

Garvie Craw Michigan Football 1969 | gobluefootballhistory.com Go Blue Michigan Football History | Michigan Wolverine Football History

January 25, 2019 Happy Birthday Anniversary Michigan Man Garvie Craw.

Posted on January 24, 2019 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to celebrate the happy birthday anniversary of Garvie Craw. Garvie was born on this date in 1948. Sadly, this true-blue Michigan Man died on July […]

1938 Michigan Football Team | gobluefootballhistory.com Go Blue Michigan Football History

May 14, 2018 – Happy Birthday Anniversary Ralph I. Heikkinen!

Posted on May 14, 2018 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to celebrate the birthday anniversary of Ralph I. Heikkinen. Ralph Isaac “Hike” Heikinen was born on this day in 1917 in Hancock, Michigan. According to […]

1983 Michigan Football team | gobluefootballhistory.com Go Blue Michigan Football History

May 13, 2018 – Happy Birthday Jake Sweeney

Posted on May 13, 2018 by Barry Gallagher

The purpose of today’s post is simple – Happy Birthday Jake Sweeney! According to the 1983 Michigan Football Media Guide, Lawrence “Jake” Sweeney was born on this day in Bay […]

1883 Michigan Football Team | gobluefootballhistory.com Go Blue Michigan Football History

May 12, 2018 – First Wolverine Home Football Game

Posted on May 12, 2018 by Barry Gallagher

Today is another historic day in Michigan Football History because it is the 135th anniversary of the first Wolverine Home Football game. Yes, it is hard to believe that the […]

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May 11, 2018 Happy Birthday Anniversary Biff Lea

Posted on May 11, 2018 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to celebrate the birthday anniversary of Biff Lea – the sixth coach in Michigan Football history. Langdon “Biffy” or “Biff” Lea was born on May […]