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Dan Reeves - Chronology

Famous Sports StarsFootballDan Reeves Biography - Brought First Major Team To West Coast, Hired Coach George Allen, Chronology, Awards And Accomplishments


1912 Born June 30 in New York, NY
1930 Enters Georgetown University (leaves before completing degree)
1935 Marries Mary V. Corroon
1941 Purchases two-thirds of Cleveland Rams franchise
1942 Serves in Army Air Corps as second lieutenant, then captain
1943 Joins Wall Street firm Adler, Coleman and Co.
1946 Moves Rams to Los Angeles
1946 Hires NFL's first African American players since 1932
1946 Founds Wall Street firm Daniel Reeves & Co.
1966 Hires head coach George Allen
1967 Inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame
1971 Dies at age 58

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