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us: Jones, Deacon, 1938-2013


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  • Variants

    • us: Jones, David Deacon, 1938-2013
    • us: Jones, David, 1938-2013
  • Variants

    • us: Jones, David Deacon, 1938-2013
    • us: Jones, David, 1938-2013
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19381209
    • Death Date

        20130603
    • Birth Place

        Eatonville, Fla.
    • Death Place

        Anaheim Hills, Anaheim, Calif.
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Washington Redskins (Football team)
        • Affiliation Start: 1974
        • Source: New York times (online), viewed June 5, 2013
    • Organization

        (naf) Washington Redskins (Football team)
    • Affiliation Start

        1974
    • Source

        New York times (online), viewed June 5, 2013
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) San Diego Chargers (Football team)
        • Affiliation Start: 1972
        • Affiliation End: 1973
        • Source: New York times (online), viewed June 5, 2013
    • Organization

        (naf) San Diego Chargers (Football team)
    • Affiliation Start

        1972
    • Affiliation End

        1973
    • Source

        New York times (online), viewed June 5, 2013
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Los Angeles Rams (Football team)
        • Affiliation Start: 1961
        • Affiliation End: 1971
        • Source: New York times (online), viewed June 5, 2013
    • Organization

        (naf) Los Angeles Rams (Football team)
    • Affiliation Start

        1961
    • Affiliation End

        1971
    • Source

        New York times (online), viewed June 5, 2013
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Sources

    • found: Libby, B. Life in the pit ... 1970.
    • found: Headslap, 1996: CIP t.p. (Deacon Jones) galley (David Deacon Jones; lives in Anaheim Hills, CA; former defensive lineman for the L.A. Rams)
    • found: The book of Deacon, 2001: CIP t.p. (Deacon Jones) data sheet (b. Dec. 9, 1938)
    • found: Information from publisher, Apr. 11, 2001 (correct birthdate is Dec. 9, 1938)
    • found: New York times (online), viewed June 5, 2013 (in obituary published June 4: Deacon Jones; b. David Jones, Dec. 9, 1938, Eatonville, Fla.; d. Monday [June 3, 2013], Anaheim Hills, Calif., aged 74; prototype of the pass-rushing defensive end who became a master of the sack and one of the National Football League's greatest defensive players with the Los Angeles Rams' line known as the Fearsome Foursome; when he arrived in the N.F.L. he called himself Deacon, having met Deacon Dan Towler, an outstanding Rams fullback of the 1950s and one of professional football's early black stars, who became a minister)
  • Change Notes

    • 1983-03-02: new
    • 2013-06-05: revised
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