fritz pollard

by cory


fritz pollard was born on January 27 1894 ,in Chicago Illinois. fritz lived in a white neighborhood of rogers parks

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fritz career

fritz pollard was the first black man in the rose bowl. fritz play for and coached the browns. fritz won three country track champions,a gifted baseball player and star on the football gridiron.

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but After leaving Brown, Pollard briefly pursued a degree in dentistry before joining the military and serving as a director of an Army YMCA

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He was elected to the Rhode Island Heritage Hall of Fame in 1967, and in 1981 he received an Honorary Doctor of Letters from Brown University. Pollard died on May 11, 1986, at age 92.