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Elroy 'Crazylegs' Hirsch (1923–2004)

Elroy 'Crazylegs' Hirsch was born on June 17, 1923 in Wausau, Wisconsin, USA as Elroy Leon Hirsch. He was an actor, known for Unchained (1955), Crazylegs (1953) and Zero Hour! (1957). He was married to Ruth Stahmer. He died on January 28, 2004 in Madison, Wisconsin. See full bio »

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Unchained Steve Davitt
Crazylegs Elroy Hirsch
Zero Hour!
Zero Hour! Capt. Bill Wilson


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 1965 The Munsters (TV Series)
Elroy 'Crazylegs' Hirsch
- Herman the Rookie (1965) ... Elroy 'Crazylegs' Hirsch
 1961 Michael Shayne (TV Series)
Vic Regan
- Murder at the Convention (1961) ... Vic Regan (as Elroy Hirsch)
 1957 Zero Hour!
Capt. Bill Wilson
 1955 The Pepsi-Cola Playhouse (TV Series)
- The Boy and the Coach (1955) ... (as Elroy Hirsch)
 1955 Unchained
Steve Davitt (as Elroy Hirsch)
 1953 Crazylegs
Elroy Hirsch
 1949 Easy Living
Football Player (uncredited)
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 1983 Super Bowl XVII (TV Movie)
Himself - Ceremonial Coin Toss

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Elroy Hirsch


6' 2" (1.88 m)

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Played only one season at the University of Wisconsin (1942), where he rushed for 786 yards. After joining the Marines, he was stationed in Ann Arbor, Michigan. In his lone season at the University of Michigan (1943), he became the only Wolverine to letter in four sports in the same year (basketball, track, baseball, football). He served as Wisconsin's Director of Athletics from 1969-1987. See more »

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