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Earl L. (Curly) Lambeau

Founder/V.P./Head Coach/Player 1919–49

 
 
Earl L. (Curly) Lambeau Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, August 15, 2008
1. Earl L. (Curly) Lambeau Marker
Inscription. Curly Lambeau founded the Green Bay Packers in 1919 and was a driving force in the team's early years, including the 1921 decision to join what is now the NFL. He served as head coach for the franchise's first 31 seasons, leading the Packers to six league championships (1929-30-31, 1936, 1939, 1944) and posting a 212-106-21 NFL record (.656). Inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1963. City Stadium renamed in his honor two years later. Was an outstanding prep athlete at Green Bay East High School before brief collegiate career at Notre Dame. Born April 9, 1898, in Green Bay. Died June 1, 1965, at age 67.
 
Erected 2003.
 
Location. 44° 30.151′ N, 88° 3.641′ W. Marker is in Green Bay, Wisconsin, in Brown County. Marker can be reached from Lombardi Avenue west of South Oneida Street, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at the Lambeau Field Atrium – Miller Brewing Company Gate - Robert E. Harlan Plaza. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1265 Lombardi Avenue, Green Bay WI 54304, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Robert E. Harlan Plaza (a few steps from this marker); Vincent T. (Vince) Lombardi
Earl L. (Curly) Lambeau Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, August 15, 2008
2. Earl L. (Curly) Lambeau Marker
(a few steps from this marker); Love at First Leap (within shouting distance of this marker); Green Bay Packers (approx. mile away but has been reported missing); Bryan Bartlett Starr (approx. 0.3 miles away); Shantytown (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Port & the Environment (approx. 2 miles away); Hazelwood (approx. 2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Green Bay.
 
Also see . . .
1. Birth of a Team and a Legend. (Submitted on August 28, 2008.)
2. Wikipedia Article on "Curly" Lambeau. (Submitted on December 19, 2010.)
3. Lambeau biography. (Submitted on October 13, 2013, by Trevor Morris of Fond du lac, Wisconsin.)
 
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Lombardi and Lambeau Markers image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, August 15, 2008
3. Lombardi and Lambeau Markers
Vince Lombardi and Curly Lambeau Statues in Bob Harlan Plaza image. Click for full size.
By Robert L Weber
4. Vince Lombardi and Curly Lambeau Statues in Bob Harlan Plaza
Earl L. (Curly) Lambeau Statue image. Click for full size.
By Kevin C, September 25, 2014
5. Earl L. (Curly) Lambeau Statue
The statue was moved during stadium expansion, this is its new setting.
Earl L. (Curly) Lambeau Statue Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 5, 2015
6. Earl L. (Curly) Lambeau Statue Detail
Vince Lombardi and Earl L. (Curly) Lambeau at Relocated Harlan Plaza image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 5, 2015
7. Vince Lombardi and Earl L. (Curly) Lambeau at Relocated Harlan Plaza
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 2,340 times since then and 30 times this year. Last updated on , by Kevin C of Algoma, Wisconsin. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.   4. submitted on , by Bob (peach) Weber of Prescott Valley, Arizona.   5. submitted on , by Kevin C of Algoma, Wisconsin.   6, 7. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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