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Ace Parker

Born: May 17, 1912

Death: Nov 6, 2013

Birthplace: Portsmouth

Profession: American football player

Nationality: United States

Ace Parker

Date of Birth : May 17, 1912
Date of Death : Nov 6, 2013
Birth Place : Portsmouth

Clarence McKay "Ace" Parker was an American football and baseball player and coach. He played professional football as a quarterback in the National Football League for the Brooklyn Dodgers and Boston Yanks and in the All-America Football Conference the New York Yankees . He was an All-American halfback at Duke University in 1936. Parker also played Major League Baseball during 1936 and 1937 with the Philadelphia Athletics. He served as the head baseball coach at Duke from 1953 to 1966. Parker was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1955 and the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1972.

Profession


  • American football player
  • Baseball player

Also known as


  • Clarence Parker
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