John Golemgeske

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John Golemgeske
Position: Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1915-11-14)November 14, 1915
Place of birth: Waukesha, Wisconsin
Date of death: December 22, 1958(1958-12-22) (aged 43)
Place of death: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight: 225 lb (102 kg)
Career information
High school: Waukesha High School
College: Wisconsin
NFL Draft: 1937 / Round: 6 / Pick: 53
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 42
Games started: 26
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John William Golemgeske (November 14, 1915 – December 22, 1958) was an American football offensive lineman in the National Football League. He played four seasons for the Brooklyn Dodgers (1937 to 1940) as a tackle and guard. He played at the collegiate level at the University of Wisconsin–Madison.[1] Golemgeske died at age 43 on December 22, 1958 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin of a heart attack suffered the day before.[2]