(; February 2, 1895 – October 31, 1983), nicknamed "Papa Bear" and "Mr.
Everything", was a player, coach, and owner involved with professional American football.
He was the founder, owner, and head coach of the National Football League's Chicago Bears.
He was also lesser known as a Major League Baseball player for the New York Yankees.
Halas was one of the co-founders of the National Football League (NFL) in 1920, and in 1963 became one of the first 17 inductees into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.