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December 31, 1981 First Ever Bluebonnet Bowl Game

Posted on December 31, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post recalls the thirty-sixth anniversary of Michigan’s first ever Bluebonnet Bowl game on December 31, 1981. This historic game took place in Houston, Texas against the UCLA Bruins. It […]

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December 30, 2017 Happy Birthday Harlan Huckleby

Posted on December 30, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

The purpose of today’s blog is to wish a very happy birthday to a Michigan Man named Harlan Huckleby. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Harlan Charles Huckleby was […]

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December 29, 2017 Happy Birthday Alan K. Branch!

Posted on December 29, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to wish Alan K. Branch a very Happy Birthday! Alan Keith Branch was born on this date in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He grew up to […]

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December 28, 1979 First Ever Game in December

Posted on December 28, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post recalls the thirty-eighth anniversary of Michigan’s first ever game in December in 1979. This historic matchup was also the first ever bowl game (Gator Bowl) between Michigan and […]

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December 27, 2017 Happy Birthday Chris Perry

Posted on December 27, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to wish happy birthday to a Michigan Wolverine named Chris Perry. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Raymond Christopher “Chris” Perry was born on […]

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December 26, 2017 Happy Birthday Michigan Man Coleman Wallace!

Posted on December 26, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Happy birthday Michigan Man Coleman Wallace on your special day today! Coleman “Cole” Wallace is another out-of-state player who saw the Maize and Blue “light.” He came to Ann Arbor […]

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December 25, 2017 Happy Birthday Gordon G. Bell

Posted on December 25, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

The purpose of today’s blog is simple: to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and to wish Happy Birthday to a Michigan Man named Gordon G. Bell. Gordon Granville Bell was […]

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December 24, 2017 Happy Birthday Dick Vidmer!

Posted on December 24, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today’s post celebrates a Happy Birthday wish for a Wolverine named Dick Vidmer. According to the Wikipedia article linked below, Richard F. “Dick” Vidmer was born on this day in […]

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December 23, 2017 Happy Birthday Coach James Joseph Harbaugh!

Posted on December 23, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

Today is a great day to wish a very Happy Birthday to Coach James Joseph Harbaugh. I know that Jim Harbaugh is working hard today – remember this guy is […]

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December 22, 2017 Happy Birthday Kurt F. Becker!

Posted on December 22, 2017 by Barry Gallagher

The purpose of today’s blog is to wish a very happy birthday to a Michigan Man named Kurt F. Becker. The tough, and talented, Kurt Frank Becker was born on […]