Gust Zarnas

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Gust Zarnas
Date of birth: December 16, 1913 (1913-12-16)
Place of birth: Ikaris, Greece
Date of death: December 26, 2000 (2000-12-27) (aged 87)
Place of death: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Career information
Position(s): Guard
College: Ohio State
NFL Draft: 1938 / Round: 5 / Pick 40
Organizations
As player:
1938
1939
1939–1940
Chicago Bears
Brooklyn Dodgers
Green Bay Packers
Career stats
Playing stats at DatabaseFootball.com

Gustave Constantine Zarnas (December 16, 1913 – December 26, 2000) was a college football All-American and professional football player.

Born in Ikaria, Greece, Zarnas came to America with his parents. He played the guard position at the Ohio State University from 1935 to 1937 and received All-American recognition his last year as a Buckeye. At 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m), 220 lbs., Zarnas played professionally in the NFL for the Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers from 1938 to 1940, and enlisted into the United States Navy becoming a lieutenant during World War II. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1975.

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