Eddie Kaw

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Eddie Kaw
1922 Eddie Kaw.jpeg
Date of birth (1897-01-18)January 18, 1897
Place of birth Houston, Texas, United States
Date of death December 13, 1971(1971-12-13) (aged 74)
Place of death Walnut Creek, California
Career information
Position(s) Halfback
College Cornell
Career history
As player
1924 Buffalo Bisons
Career stats

Eddie Kaw (January 18, 1897 – December 13, 1971) was an American football player. He attended Cornell University, where he was a prominent halfback on the football team, graduating in 1923. Kaw was elected into the Sphinx Head Society during his senior year.

In 1956, Kaw, then a resident of Oakland, California, was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame. He was flown to New York and inducted into the Hall of Fame during a halftime ceremony at the Cornell–Harvard game in October 1956.[1][2] He died in Walnut Creek, California in 1971.


  1. ^ "Eddie Kaw To Receive Grid Honors". Oakland Tribune. 1956-10-10. 
  2. ^ Arnie Burdick (1956-10-08). "Eddie Kaw in Hall of Fame". Syracuse Herald Journal. 

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