Alex Karras Biography (1935-)

Full name, Alexander G. Karras; born July 15, 1935, in Gary, IN; son of Lou (a physician) and Emmiline (a registered nurse; maiden name, Wilson) Karras; married Joan Jurgensen, 1958 (divorced, 1976); married Susan Clark (an actress); children: five. Addresses: AGENT--c/o William Morris Agency, 151 ElCamino Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.

As a football player with Iowa State University, Alex Karras was picked for the All-American team and received the Outland Trophy, both in 1957; later, inhis years with the Detroit Lions, Karras was selected all-pro defensive tackle in 1960, 1961, and 1965, and was named to the National Football League's Pro Bowl team in 1961, 1962, 1963, and 1966.

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July 15, 1935
Gary, Indiana, United States

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