Billy Vessels

Billy Vessels bio

Birth Name: Billy Dale Vessels

Occupation: Football Player

Place Of Birth: Oklahoma

Date Of Birth: March 22, 1931

Date Of Death: November 17, 2001

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Billy Vessels was born on the 22nd of March, 1931. He was popular for being a Football Player. Legendary University of Oklahoma halfback who won the 1952 Heisman Trophy. He was selected second overall in the 1953 NFL Draft by the Baltimore Colts but only briefly saw the field in the NFL.

Billy Vessels was born in Oklahoma. His family moved from Cleveland, OK, to Oklahoma City when he was 14, but he stayed behind with relatives, getting by with odd jobs and support from the townspeople. He was the first player from the state of Oklahoma to win the Heisman Trophy.

Billy Vessels was a Aries and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Billy Vessels was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Billy Dale Vessels is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


Billy’s Billy Dale Vessels attended Oklahoma.


Billy Vessels’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Billy Vessels’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Billy Vessels kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Billy Vessels was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Billy Dale Vessels
RELIGION: Christian
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Billy Vessels was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Billy Vessels was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Billy Vessels had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Billy Vessels’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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