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April 23, 2017 Happy Birthday Anniversary Bob Ptacek!

Posted on April 23, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to celebrate the Happy Birthday Anniversary of a Wolverine named Bob Ptacek. Robert J. “Bob” Ptacek was born on this day in 1937 in Cleveland, […]

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April 22, 2017 Happy Birthday Anniversary Harry Allis!

Posted on April 22, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post celebrates the Happy Birthday Anniversary of an outstanding Michigan Man  ̶  Harry Allis. Harry Dean Allis was born on this date in 1928. Allis was raised in Flint, […]

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April 21, 2017 Happy Birthday Tony McGee!

Posted on April 21, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to wish a Happy Birthday to Michigan Man Tony McGee.  Tony Lamont McGee was born on this day in Terre Haute, Indiana. He grew up […]

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April 20, 2017 Michigan’s First Football Games in April!

Posted on April 20, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today we are looking at Michigan’s first football games in the month of April. In order to do that, we have to go all the way back to 1888. Yes, […]

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April 19, 2017 Happy Birthday Anniversary Germany Schulz!

Posted on April 19, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to remember a Michigan Legend named Germany Schulz on his birthday anniversary.  Adolph “Germany” Schulz was born on this day in 1883 at Fort Wayne, […]

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April 18, 2017 Rest in Peace Fred Negus!

Posted on April 18, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post celebrates the life of a Wolverine named Fred Negus who went to rest in peace on this day in 2005 at the age of eighty-one. Frederick Wilson “Fred” […]

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April 17, 2017 Happy Birthday Anniversary Miller Pontius!

Posted on April 17, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post celebrates the Happy Birthday Anniversary of a Michigan Wolverine named Miller Pontius. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Miller Hall Pontius was born on this date in […]

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April 16, 2017 Happy Birthday Anniversary Rosewell Wendell!

Posted on April 16, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a good day to wish a Happy Birthday Anniversary in honor of Rosewell Wendell. Rosewell Murray Wendell was born in Detroit, Michigan on this date in 1885. Wendell […]

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April 15, 2017 Happy Birthday Anniversary Elmer Gedeon!

Posted on April 15, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post celebrates the birthday anniversary of Elmer Gedeon. Elmer John Gedeon was born on this date in 1917. He grew up in Cleveland, Ohio and became an excellent athlete […]

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April 14, 2017 Happy Birthday John Kolesar!

Posted on April 14, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to wish a BIG BLUE Happy Birthday to a Wolverine named John Kolesar.   According to the 1988 Michigan Football Media Guide, John Kolesar was born […]