Bryan Bartlett "Bart" Starr
Class of 1976

Category: Football

Born: 1/9/1934
Birthplace: Montgomery, AL

Bryan Bartlett Starr was born January 9, 1934, in Montgomery, Alabama. Bart was a high school All-American quarterback at Sidney Lanier High and a 4 year letterman at the University of Alabama. He was a 17th draft pick by the Green Bay Packers in 1956. Midway in the 1959 season, Bart Starr was coach Vince Lombardi's starting quarterback. The Packers dominated in ‘61, ‘62, ‘65, ‘66 and ‘67 under Bart's leadership. He played 15 years and was Green Bay's head coach from 1975 to 1983. He was inducted into the Professional Football Hall of Fame. He presently resides in Birmingham, Alabama.

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