Sid Luckman Birthday, Date of Birth

Sid Luckman

Sidney Luckman (November 21, 1916 – July 5, 1998) was an American football quarterback for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League (NFL) from 1939 through 1950. During his 12 seasons with the Bears he led them to four NFL championships (1940, 1941, 1943, and 1946).

Sportswriter Ira Berkow wrote that Luckman was "the first great T-formation quarterback", and he is considered the greatest long-range passer of his time. He was named the NFL's Most Valuable Player in 1943. Luckman was also a 3× NFL All-Star (1940–42), 5× First-team All-Pro (1941–44, 1947), Second-Team All-Pro (1946), 3× NFL passing yards leader (1943, 1945, and 1946), 3× NFL passing touchdowns leader (1943, 1945, and 1946), 3× NFL passer rating leader (1941, 1943, and 1946), named to the NFL 1940s All-Decade Team, had his Chicago Bears No. 42 retired, and tied the NFL record of 7 touchdown passes in a game.

Luckman was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1965, and in 1988 he was declared a joint winner of the Walter Camp Distinguished American Award. Following his retirement from playing, Luckman continued his association with football by tutoring college coaches, focusing on the passing aspect of the game.

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Birthday, Date of Birth
Tuesday, November 21, 1916
Place of Birth
Brooklyn
Age
104
Star Sign

The November 21, 1916 was a Tuesday under the star sign of . It was the 325 day of the year. President of the United States was Woodrow Wilson.

If you were born on this day, you are 104 years old. Your last birthday was on the Saturday, November 21, 2020, 6 days ago. Your next birthday is on Sunday, November 21, 2021, in 358 days. You have lived for 37,992 days, or about 911,830 hours, or about 54,709,851 minutes, or about seconds.

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21st of November 1916 News

News as it appeared on the front page of the New York Times on November 21, 1916

GOOD TONE IN LONDON.; American Securities Idle, with Exception of U. S. Steel.

Date: 21 November 1916

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AGED RULER STRONG TO END; Refused to Obey Orders of Physicians and Gave Audiences Daily.

Date: 22 November 1916

LONDON, Wednesday, Nov. 22. -- Emperor Francis Joseph died last night at 9 o'clock at Schonbrunn Castle, according to a Reuter dispatch from Vienna, by way of Amsterdam.

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Denies Airmen Damaged Ostend.

Date: 21 November 1916

Overseas News Agency denies that Allies damaged Ostend and Zeebrugge

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Front Page 3 -- No Title

Date: 22 November 1916

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Front Page 6 -- No Title

Date: 21 November 1916

entire Brussels City Council arrested for refusing to furnish lists of unemployed

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BELGIANS IMPLORE OUR AID.; Minister of Justice Urges a Campaign Here.

Date: 22 November 1916

H. Carton de Wiart sends telegram to Mary Patten, imploring aid of U. S.

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CRAIOVA TAKEN BY FALKENHAYN; Swift Success of Teutons Puts Rumanian Army in Wallachia in a Critical Position.

Date: 22 November 1916

Falkenhayn takes Craiova

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Garrison After Wilson.

Date: 21 November 1916

PHILIP A. PAYNE

Philip PAYNE

letter by P. A. Payne on his fitness as Presidential candidate

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NO RELIEF WORKERS EXILED FROM BELGIUM; Chairman Hoover Says That Germans Have Not Molested His 100,000 Aids.

Date: 21 November 1916

receives messages on Belgian deportations

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HOOTS STOP WAGNER MUSIC.; Toscanini's Concert in Rome Ended Prematurely by Demonstration.

Date: 21 November 1916

Toscanini concert interrupted in Rome because of attempt to play Wagner music

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