Tom Dickinson (American football)

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Tom Dickinson
Born:(1897-07-20)July 20, 1897
Detroit, Michigan
Died:October 20, 1999(1999-10-20) (aged 102)
Brown County, Ohio
Career information
Position(s) End
College Syracuse University
Career history
As player
1920 Detroit Heralds

Thomas Passmore Dickinson (July 20, 1897 – October 29, 1999) was a professional American football player who played three games as an end for the Detroit Heralds of the National Football League (NFL) during their 1920 season. [1] He was an alumnus of Syracuse University and enlisted to fight World War I prior to his professional career, although he never made it overseas. He later served in World War II and the Korean War, retiring from the armed forces as a lieutenant colonel in 1955. Born in Detroit, Michigan, he died in Brown County, Ohio at the age of 102. [2] [3]

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  1. "Tom Dickinson". . Retrieved 18 February 2021.
  2. "Tom Dickinson, Past Stats, Statistics, History, and Awards". 2011. Archived from the original on 2014-05-02. Retrieved 2013-05-27.
  3. "Thomas Passmore Dickinson". Oldest Living Pro Football Players. 2013. Retrieved 2013-05-27.