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October 20, 2020 – Rest in Peace George C. Schemm

Posted on October 19, 2020 by Barry Gallagher

Okay, today we jump way, way back in time to remember George C. Schemm who died on this day in 1904. George Schemm was another Michigan “Pigskin Pioneer” from Saginaw, […]

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October 18, 2020 – Happy Birthday Mark Huyge

Posted on October 17, 2020 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to wish a Happy Birthday to Michigan Man Mark Huyge. According to the 2011 Michigan Football Media Guide, Mark Christopher Huyge (pronounced Hugh – gee) […]

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October 17, 2020 Happy Birthday Anniversary of Michigan Legend Ron Johnson

Posted on by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to celebrate the happy birthday anniversary of a Wolverine record setter named Ron Johnson. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Ronald Adolphis “Ron” Johnson […]

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October 14, 2020 – The Heisman Showdown that Fizzled in 1939

Posted on October 13, 2020 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post will take a look back at The Heisman showdown that fizzled in 1939. Yes, we’re going back eighty-one years to take a closer look at the 1939 Michigan […]

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October 13, 2020 – Michigan’s First Championship Quarterback Charles Street

Posted on October 12, 2020 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s blog post remembers the contributions of a Michigan Man named Charles Street. Mr. Charles E. Street died on this day in 1950. Mr. Street was born on April 6. […]

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October 10, 2020 – Happy Birthday Michigan Man and Team MVP Dick Hill

Posted on October 9, 2020 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to remember the happy birthday anniversary of a Michigan Man named Dick Hill. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Richard F. “Dick” Hill was […]

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October 9, 2020 – Happy Birthday Jerry Quaerna

Posted on October 8, 2020 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to wish “Happy Birthday to a Wolverine named Jerry Quaerna. Jerold Oscar “Jerry” Quaerna was born on this day near Janesville, Wisconsin. He was a very […]

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October 6, 2020 Bo Schembechler Lost Three Times in One Day in 1984

Posted on October 5, 2020 by Barry Gallagher

 October 6, 1984 – The Day That Bo Schembechler Lost Three Times in One Day October 6, 1984 was an interesting day for Michigan Football Coach Bo Schembechler. I am […]

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October 3, 2020 A Look Back at Michigan vs Michigan Normal in 1896

Posted on October 2, 2020 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post recalls an interesting date in Michigan Football History – the  anniversary of the first Michigan vs Michigan Normal College from Ypsilanti, Michigan. Although you really can’t call it […]

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September 15, 2020 Happy Birthday Anniversary Louis Gilbert

Posted on September 14, 2020 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s blog celebrates the Happy Birthday Anniversary (#114) of Louis Gilbert. Mr. Louis Matthew Gilbert was born on this date in Long Beach, California in 1906. He grew up in […]