Elroy Hirsch's Career Capsule

Full Name: Elroy Leon Hirsch

Birthdate: June 17, 1923

Birthplace: Wausau, Wisconsin

High School: Wausau (Wis.)

Died: January 28, 2004

Enshrined into Pro Football Hall of Fame: Aug. 3, 1968

Presenter: Hamp Pool, Former coach, Rams

Other Members of Class of 1968: Cliff Battles, Art Donovan, Wayne Millner, Marion Motley, Charley Trippi, Alex Wojciechowicz

Pro Career: 12 seasons, 127 games

Drafted: 1st round (5th player overall) in 1945 by Cleveland Rams

Uniform Number: 40