Glen Bingham

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Glen Bingham
Biographical details
Born(1890-11-02)November 2, 1890
Sabetha, Kansas
DiedMarch 13, 1966(1966-03-13) (aged 75)
Des Moines, Iowa
Playing career
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1918Wisconsin (assistant)
1922Denver (assistant)
1923–1925Des Moines Roosevelt HS (IA)
1926–1936Iowa Wesleyan
1925–1936Iowa Wesleyan
Administrative career (AD unless noted)
1926–1937Iowa Wesleyan
Head coaching record
Overall54–33–7 (college football)
75–93 (college basketball)

Glen Arthur Bingham (November 2, 1890 – March 13, 1966) was an American football and basketball coach. He served as the head coach at Iowa Wesleyan College from 1926 to 1936, compiling a record of 54–33–7.[1] Bingham was also the head basketball coach at Iowa Wesleyan from 1925 to 1936, tallying a mark of 75–93.

Bingham worked for the Veterans Administration Center in Des Moines, Iowa, before retiring in 1960. He died of leukemia on March 13, 1966, at Iowa Methodist Hospital in Des Moines.[2]


  1. ^ Who's Who in American Sports. National Biographical Society. 1928. Retrieved March 22, 2018.
  2. ^ "Glen Bingham Rites Tuesday". Des Moines Tribune. Des Moines, Iowa. March 14, 1966. p. 6. Retrieved June 17, 2019 – via open access.

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