(1869-1936)Renowned college football coach and name-sake for the sport's highest amateur honor, the Heisman Memorial Trophy. His innovations included legalizing the forward pass, the center snap, the scoreboard, and game quarters. Heisman promoted player safety by advocating gear improvements and rule revisions. A founder of the American Football Coaches Association, he grew up in Titusville and played football near his father's local oil cooperage.
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 4:37pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 611195 N 4609298|
|Decimal Degrees||41.62766667, -79.66511667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 37.66', W 79° 39.907'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 37' 39.60" N, 79° 39' 54.42" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 3687-3891 E Central Ave, Titusville PA 16354, US|
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