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Gale Sayers (1943–2020)

Gale Sayers was born on May 30, 1943 in Wichita, Kansas, USA as Gale Eugene Sayers. He was an actor and writer, known for Brian's Song (1971), Guiding Light (1952) and Reggie's Prayer (1996). He was married to Ardythe Elaine Bullard and Linda Lou McNeil. He died on September 23, 2020 in Wakarusa, Indiana, USA. See full bio »

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Brian's Song Writer
Guiding Light Wedding Guest
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Other Works:

Print ads for Dewar's White Label Scotch Whisky in a "Dewar's Profile". See more »

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2 Biographical Movies | 2 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | See more »


6' (1.83 m)


Ardythe Elaine Bullard  (his death) | See more »

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When I'm carrying the ball, there isn't any play going through my mind. When I come to a tackler I don't think, "Now fake one way and cut the other." My feet just go. I don't think about it at all. I just do it, and I don't really know how. Where my feet go, I go. See more »


Halfback with the Chicago Bears, 1965-1971. See more »


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