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Encyclopedia > Les Horvath
Les Horvath
Date of birth October 12, 1921
Place of birth Flag of United States South Bend, Indiana
Date of death November 14, 1995
Position(s) Halfback
College Ohio State University
Awards 1944 Heisman Trophy
Statistics
Team(s)
1947-1948
1949
Los Angeles Rams
Cleveland Browns
College Hall of Fame

Les Horvath (born October 12, 1921; died November 14, 1995) was the 1944 Heisman Trophy winner, who played quarterback and halfback for Ohio State University. He was born in South Bend, Indiana and raised in the Cleveland, Ohio area. October 12 is the 285th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (286th in leap years). ... Year 1921 (MCMXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for full calendar). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Location in the state of Indiana Coordinates: County St. ... November 14 is the 318th day of the year (319th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 47 days remaining. ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... In American football, each team has 11 players on the field at one time. ... High school running back A running back, halfback, tailback or wingback is the position of a player on an American and Canadian football team who lines up in the offensive backfield. ... This is a list of athletic conferences of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). ... The Ohio State University (OSU) is a coeducational public research university in the U.S. state of Ohio. ... John Cappellettis 1973 Heisman Trophy is part of an exhibit at the Penn State All-Sports Museum located at Beaver Stadium, on the campus of the Pennsylvania State University. ... The St. ... For historical information about the Cleveland Blowns (including all-time records, Hall of Famers, notable players and coaching history, see Cleveland Browns Archives Browns redirects here. ... October 12 is the 285th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (286th in leap years). ... Year 1921 (MCMXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for full calendar). ... November 14 is the 318th day of the year (319th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 47 days remaining. ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday. ... John Cappellettis 1973 Heisman Trophy is part of an exhibit at the Penn State All-Sports Museum located at Beaver Stadium, on the campus of the Pennsylvania State University. ... Navy quarterback Aaron Polanco sets up to throw. ... High school running back A running back, halfback or tailback is the position of a player on an American and Canadian football team who lines up in the offensive backfield. ... The Ohio State University (OSU) is a coeducational public research university in the U.S. state of Ohio. ... Location in the state of Indiana Coordinates: County St. ... Nickname: The Forest City Motto: Progress and Prosperity Location in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA Coordinates: Country United States State Ohio County Cuyahoga Founded 1796 Incorporated 1836 Mayor Frank G. Jackson (D) Area    - City 82. ...


Horvath played for the Buckeyes in 1940, 1941, 1942 and 1944. He had already graduated with a bachelor's degree after the 1942 season. While studying dentistry in graduate school, head coach Carroll Widdoes asked Horvath to come back to the team for the 1944 season because of the manpower shortage caused by World War II and the rules at the time permitted a fourth year of eligibility because of the war. A bachelors degree (Artium Baccalaureus, A.B. or B.A.) is usually an undergraduate academic degree awarded for a course or major that generally lasts for three, four, or in some cases and countries, five or six years. ... A Dentist and Dental Assistant perform surgery on a patient. ... A graduate school or grad school is a school that awards advanced degrees, with the general requirement that students must have earned an undergraduate (bachelors) degree. ... The head coach in sports coaching is the coach who is in charge of the other coaches. ... Carroll C. Widdoes was a college football coach at Ohio State University, and at the University of Ohio. ... Combatants Allied Powers Axis Powers Casualties Military dead: 17,000,000 Civilian dead: 33,000,000 Total dead: 50,000,000 Military dead: 8,000,000 Civilian dead: 4,000,000 Total dead 12,000,000 World War II (abbreviated WWII), or the Second World War, was a worldwide conflict...


After graduating from dental school in 1945, he joined the United States Navy as an ensign and served until he was discharged in July of 1947. He played professional football for three seasons from 1947 to 1949 for the Los Angeles Rams (now, St. Louis Rams) and the Cleveland Browns. He then became a practicing dentist in the Los Angeles Area. USN redirects here. ... Ensign is a junior rank of commissioned officer in the militaries of some countries, normally in the infantry or navy. ... United States simply as football, is a competitive team sport that is both fast-paced and strategic. ... City St. ... For historical information about the Cleveland Blowns (including all-time records, Hall of Famers, notable players and coaching history, see Cleveland Browns Archives Browns redirects here. ... Flag Seal Nickname: City of Angels Location Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates , Government State County California Los Angeles County Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 1,290. ...

Preceded by
Angelo Bertelli
Heisman Trophy Winner
1944
Succeeded by
Doc Blanchard
Preceded by
Otto Graham
Big Ten Football MVP
1944
Succeeded by
Ollie Cline
Preceded by
Gordon Appleby
Ohio State Buckeyes
Football Season MVP

1944
Succeeded by
Ollie Cline

The Ohio State Universitys intercollegiate sports teams are called the Buckeyes (after the state tree, the Buckeye), and participate in the NCAAs Division I in all sports (except in football, where they are located in Division I-A Football Bowl Subdivision) and the Big Ten Conference in most... Edward Nathan George, Jr. ... Vic Janowicz played halfback for Ohio State University. ... Howard Hopalong Cassady (born March 2, 1934 in Columbus, Ohio) is a former college and professional American football running back. ... Archie Mason Griffin is a a black man and has a huge dick married to tori leep. ... Charles Wesley Chic Harley (September 15, 1895 - April 21, 1974) was one of the outstanding American football players of the first half of the 20th century and the player who first brought the Ohio State University football program to national attention. ... Angelo Bertelli (June 18, 1921 - June 26, 1999) was an American football quarterback. ... John Cappellettis 1973 Heisman Trophy is part of an exhibit at the Penn State All-Sports Museum located at Beaver Stadium, on the campus of the Pennsylvania State University. ... Felix Anthony Doc Blanchard (born December 11, 1924, raised in Bishopville, South Carolina) is best known as the Army football player who won the 1945 Heisman, Maxwell Award, and James E. Sullivan Award. ... Otto Everett Graham Jr. ... The Chicago Tribune Silver Football is awarded by the Chicago Tribune to the college football player determined to be the Most Valuable Player of the Big Ten Conference. ... Head Coach Jim Tressel 6th Year, 62-14 Home Stadium Ohio Stadium Capacity 101,568 - Grass Conference Big Ten First Year 1889 Athletic Director Gene Smith Website OhioStateBuckeyes. ...

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