1895 – Born on February 18th in Laurium. American football player.
1915 – The Laurium Baseball Team was the champion of the Upper Peninsula with George Gipp playing center field.
1917 – Was the fullback for Notre Dame.
1919 – Gipp was expelled from Notre Dame, allegedly for cutting classes.
1920 – During the Illinois game on November 20nd that Gipp contracted a serious streptococcic infection of the throat.
– He died on December 14th at 3:27 AM.
1935 – The George Gipp Memorial Park was dedicated on August 3rd.