Sol Butler

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Sol Butler
Sol Butler passport 1919.jpg
Passport photo of Sol Butler from 1919
Born (1897-07-27)July 27, 1897
Kingfisher, Oklahoma
Died December 1, 1954(1954-12-01) (aged 57)
Chicago, Illinois
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight 185 pounds (84 kg)
Position(s) Fullback, Halfback, Quarterback
College University of Dubuque
Statistics
Teams
1923
1923
1924
1925-1926
1926
Hammond Pros
Rock Island Independents
Akron Pros
Hammond Pros
Canton Bulldogs

Solomon "Sol" Butler (March 3, 1895 – December 1, 1954) was a multitalented athlete who competed in American football and track and field. He finished seventh in the long jump competition at the 1920 Summer Olympics. He also played in the National Football League for the Hammond Pros, Akron Pros, Canton Bulldogs, Buffalo Bisons, and Rock Island Independents. Butler is buried at Maple Grove Cemetery in Wichita, KS.

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