Cal Jones

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Birth Name: Cal Jones

Occupation: Football Player

Place Of Birth: Ohio

Date Of Birth: February 7, 1933

Date Of Death: December 9, 1956

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Cal Jones was born on the 7th of February, 1933. He was popular for being a Football Player. University of Iowa legend who played offensive guard and broke the color barrier in college football, and had his number retired by the team.

Cal Jones was born in Ohio. He joined a floundering Iowa football team that had only one winning season its last 10 years, and helped take the team to No. 9 in the polls his rookie season. He was on Sports Illustrated’s College Football preview edition in 1955, the first African American on the cover of the respected publication.

Cal Jones was a Aquarius and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Cal Jones 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.

Cal Jones 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.


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

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Personal Life

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

Cal Jones was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Cal Jones
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Cal Jones was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Cal Jones was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Cal Jones had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Cal Jones’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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