Ron Mix's Career Capsule
Full Name: Ronald Jack Mix
Birthdate: March 10, 1938
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California
High School: Hawthorne (CA)
Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame: January 20, 1979
Enshrined into Pro Football Hall of Fame: July 28, 1979
Presenter: Joe Madro, Mix's offensive line coach with the Chargers
Other Members of Class of 1979: Dick Butkus, Yale Lary, Johnny Unitas
Pro Career: 11 seasons, 142 games
Drafted: 1st round in 1960 by Boston Patriots, AFL. Also selected in 1st round, 10th overall, by the Baltimore Colts (NFL).
Transactions: 1960 - traded by Patriots to Chargers. June 3, 1970 -- Mix traded by Chargers to Oakland Raiders in exchange for two conditional draft picks, one each in 1971 and 1972 (draft picks were never secured by Chargers).
Uniform Number: #74 with Chargers. Also wore #77 during one season with the Raiders.