Lou Creekmur's Career Capsule

Full Name: Louis Creekmur

Birthdate: January 22, 1927

Birthplace: Hopelawn, New Jersey

High School: Woodbridge (NJ)

Died: July 5, 2009

Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame: January 27, 1996

Enshrined into Pro Football Hall of Fame: July 27, 1996

Presenter: Doak Walker, Former Lions' teammate

Other Members of Class of 1996: Dan Dierdorf, Joe Gibbs, Charlie Joiner, Mel Renfro

Pro Career: 10 seasons, 116 games

Drafted: 2nd round of special draft in 1950 by Detroit Lions

Uniform Number: 76