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Bill Hewitt

Born: Oct 8, 1909

Death: Jan 14, 1947

Birthplace: Bay City

Profession: American football player

Nationality: United States

Bill Hewitt

Date of Birth : Oct 8, 1909
Date of Death : Jan 14, 1947
Birth Place : Bay City

William Ernest "Bill" Hewitt was a professional American football player in the National Football League. He played five seasons for the Chicago Bears, three for the Philadelphia Eagles, and one for the Phil-Pitt Steagles. He is probably most remembered for his refusal to wear a helmet as the last NFL player not to wear one. He attended the University of Michigan.


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