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Who is known as father of football?

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Who is known as father of football?
posted Feb 28, 2016 by Amit Kumar Pandey

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Walter Chauncey Camp (April 7, 1859 – March 14, 1925) was an American football player, coach, and sports writer known as the "Father of American Football".
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Biographical details
Born April 7, 1859
New Britain, Connecticut
Died March 14, 1925 (aged 65)
New York, New York
Playing career
1876–1882 Yale
Position(s) Halfback
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1888–1892 Yale
1892, 1894–1895 Stanford
Head coaching record
Overall 79–5–3
College Football Data Warehouse
Accomplishments and honors
3 National (1888, 1891–1892)

answer Feb 29, 2016 by Gunjan Saraswat