Walter Camp

Walter Camp bio

Birth Name: Walter Camp

Occupation: Football Coach

Place Of Birth: Connecticut

Date Of Birth: April 7, 1859

Date Of Death: March 14, 1925

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Walter Camp was born on the 7th of April, 1859. He was famous for being a Football Coach. Famous for helping to establish the Intercollegiate Football Association and for creating the sport’s down and line of scrimmage rules, Camp is regarded as a founding father of the American game of football. During the late 19th century, he coached three national championship winning football teams at Yale and went on to coach at Stanford.

Walter Camp was born in Connecticut. After earning a bachelor’s degree from Yale College and briefly attending Yale Medical School, he found early employment with the New Haven Clock Company. Apart from his coaching career, he was a prolific sportswriter. Over the course of his life, he penned nearly three dozen books and over two hundred articles.

Walter Camp was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Walter Camp was born in 1850s.

Walter Camp is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Walter’s Walter Camp attended Hopkins School, New Haven, CT and Yale.


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

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Personal Life

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

Walter Camp was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Walter Camp
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Walter Camp 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: Walter Camp 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: Walter Camp 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.

Walter Camp’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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