Archive for the ‘FAMOUS BOWLERS’ Category

Fred Riccilli (1959)

January 5, 2015

Riccilli, Fred (1959)

(1921-   )

Petersen Classic winner, 1952

First player to sign with National Bowling League, 1960

 

Fred Bujack (1953)

December 29, 2014

Bujack, Fred (1953)

(1912-1971)

ABC Hall of Fame, 1967

#78 Bowler of the 20th Century

All-American, 1949-50, 1954-55

8 ABC championships (1949-TAE, 1950-TAE, 1952-T, 1953-T, 1953-TAE, 1955-AE, 1955-T, 1955-TAE)

Tony Karlicek (1918)

December 15, 2014

Karlicek, Tony (1918)

(1876-1924)

Chicago Bowling Star

Bowlers Journal 1910-1925 Special All-American

 

 

Kenny Barber (1963)

December 12, 2014

Barber, Kenny (1963)

(1943-2011)

Legendary New York Action Bowler

 

Lewis Ray (1961)

December 1, 2014

Ray, Lewis (1963)

(1925-1993)

1 PBA title

 

Bobbie Shaler for Manhattan (1964)

November 28, 2014

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Louis Franz (1903)

November 24, 2014

Franz, Louis (1903)

(1876-1932)

Cleveland Bowling Star

Bowlers Journal 1910-1925 Special All-American

 

Carmen Salvino (1976)

November 23, 2014

SalvinoCarmen (1976)

(1933-  )

ABC Hall of Fame, 1979

#34 Bowler of the 20th Century

All-American, 1974-75

PBA National champion, 1962

Match Game Doubles champion, 1953

3 ABC championships (1954-T, 1954-TAE, 1972-CD)

17 PBA titles

Don Johnson (1971)

November 10, 2014

Johnson, Don

(1940-2003)

ABC Hall of Fame, 1982

#20 Bowler of the 20th Century

Bowler of the Year, 1970-71, 1971-72

All-American, 1968-69, 1969-70, 1970-71, 1971-72, 1976-77

U.S. Open champion, 1972

Tournament of Champions winner, 1970

3 ABC championships (1968-CD, 1976-CD, 1977-CT)

26 PBA titles

Ed Hovorka (1916)

November 3, 2014

(1877?-1932)

Chicago Bowling Star


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