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Sammy Baugh (1914–2008)


Football-player-turned-actor "Slinging" Sammy Baugh was born in Texas in 1914 to a father who worked for the Santa Fe Railroad, which meant that the family moved around a lot. Sammy attended Texas Christian University on a baseball scholarship, but he also played football and basketball at the college (although he is most famous for his football ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 94) in Rotan, Texas, USA

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Known For

King of the Texas Rangers
(1941)
Triple Threat
Triple Threat Professional Football Player
(1948)
The Way It Was
The Way It Was Himself
(1976)

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 1941 King of the Texas Rangers
Tom King Jr. (as Slingin' Sammy Baugh)
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 1976 The Way It Was (TV Series)
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 2015 NFL Films Presents (TV Series documentary)
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- Cradle of Quarterbacks (2015) ... Himself
 2008 Rome Is Burning (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 18 December 2008 (2008) ... Himself
 1946 Football Fanfare (Documentary short)
Himself - TCU / Washington Redskins Football Player
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Print ads: Lee jeans.

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 5 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Slingin' Sammy Baugh

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Trivia:

First Washington Redskins quarterback to pass for over 400 yards in a game--446 vs. Boston Yanks on 10/31/48. See more »

Nickname:

Slingin' Sammy Baugh

Star Sign:

Pisces

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