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Grantland Rice 3 A 63
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member haole122
N 35° 50.799 W 086° 23.400
16S E 555084 N 3967111
Quick Description: Grantland Rice, sports writer and poet.
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 7/23/2008 10:01:49 PM
Waymark Code: WM4939
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Titansfan
Views: 25

Long Description:
Grantland Rice was a distinguished sports writer and poet. Rice was born November 1, 1880 in a house which stood here. A graduate of Vanderbilt University, 1901, he later was called the Dean of American Sports Writers, and became internationally famous for his influence on sportsmanship and fair play. He died in 1954.
Marker Name: Grantland Rice

Marker Location: City

Type of Marker: Person

Marker Number: 3 A 63

Group(s) Responsible for placing Marker:
Tennessee Historical Commission


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