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Allen, George Herbert

Born: 1918 AD
Died: 1990 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Football Coach

1918 – George Herbert Allen was born in Detroit, Michigan on April 29, 1918.

1948 – He became a coach to Morningside College in Iowa.

1951-1956 – He coached Whittier College in California.

1957 – He joined the Los Angeles Rams staff.

1958 – He was hire as personnel director and assistant coach with the Chicago Bears by George Halas.

1962 – He became the Bears’ defensive coordinator.

1963 – He helped the team’s defense dethrone the two-time champion Green Bay Packers.

1965 – He was hired as head coach of the Los Angeles Rams.

1967 – He received the Coach of the Year honors for leading the Rams to the NFL COastal Division title.

1971-1977 – He became the coach of the Washington Redskins.

1981 – He had contructed Halas.

1990 – He died in Palos Verdes Estates, California on December 31, 1990.