Johnny Unitas, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Johnny Unitas

American football player

Date of Birth: 07-May-1933

Place of Birth: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Date of Death: 11-Sep-2002

Profession: actor, American football player

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Taurus

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About Johnny Unitas

  • John Constantine Unitas (; May 7, 1933 – September 11, 2002), nicknamed "Johnny U" and "The Golden Arm", was an American football player in the National Football League (NFL).
  • He spent the majority of his career playing for the Baltimore Colts.
  • He was a record-setting quarterback, and the NFL's most valuable player in 1959, 1964, and 1967. For 52 years, he held the record for most consecutive games with a touchdown pass (set between 1956 and 1960), until it was broken in 2012 by Drew Brees.
  • Unitas was the prototype of the modern era marquee quarterback, with a strong passing game, media fanfare, and widespread popularity.
  • He has been consistently listed as one of the greatest NFL players of all time.

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