Tom Landry Biography, Age, Weight, Height, Friend, Like, Affairs, Favourite, Birthdate & Other

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Tom Landry

This Biography is about one of the best Coach Tom Landry including his Height, weight, Age & Other Detail…

Biography Of Tom Landry
Real NameTom Landry
ProfessionCoaches, American Football Players
Nick NameThomas Wade Landry
Famous asFormer American Football Player & Coach
NationalityAmerican
Personal life of Tom Landry
Born on11 September 1924
Birthday11th September
Died At Age75
Sun SignVirgo
Died on12 February 2000
Place of deathDallas
CityTexas
Spouse/PartnerAlicia Wiggs
ChildrenTom Landry, Jr. – Lisa Childress Landry – Kitty Landry,
EducationUniversity of Houston – University of Texas at Austin – Mission High School,
Awards1986 – Walter Camp Distinguished American Award 1966 – NFL Coach of the Year Award
Personal Fact of Tom Landry

Thomas Wade Tom Landry was a famous American football player and a more famous coach. He was known for brining in new techniques and coaching methods in American football and made a name for himself in National Football League (NFL). He served for a good 30 years as the head coach for the Dallas Cowboys and gave the team its 20 uninterrupted successes. He was born and brought up in Texas by his middle class parents. His father was an auto machine mechanic and used to play football in his younger days.

He went to the University of Texas to study industrial engineering but his studies were interrupted when he decided to take part in World War II. He played football in his college and university days before getting signed on by the Yankees team. He was also a player-assistant coach for the New York Giants and it was here that he realized that coaching the players was his real calling.

He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame for his perfect coaching techniques and innovative ideas. He was married to his high school sweetheart Alicia Wiggs and remained married to her until he died after struggling with leukemia for many years.

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