Dave Zuidmulder

Dave Zuidmulder
No. 12, 10, 41
Position: Tailback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1906-02-04)February 4, 1906
Place of birth: New Franken, Wisconsin
Date of death: June 8, 1978(1978-06-08) (aged 72)
Career information
College: Georgetown/St. Ambrose
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 7
Games started: 1
Player stats at NFL.com

David C. "Dave" Zuidmulder (February 4, 1906 – June 8, 1978) was an American football player.


Zuidmulder was born David Zuidmulder on February 4, 1906 in New Franken, Wisconsin.[1] After playing football and baseball, he was appointed head of the Green Bay fire department in 1955 after having served on the force since 1934.[2] He died on June 8, 1978.

Athletics Career

Zuidmulder was a star football player for East Green Bay High School.[2][3] He played at the collegiate level at Georgetown University and St. Ambrose University.[2] After this he became a tailback in the National Football League for the Green Bay Packers from 1929 to 1931. Zuidmulder was also a semi-professional baseball player for the Green Bay Green Sox,[2][4][5] and he was an athletics coach at Central Catholic High School in Green Bay from 1944 to 1945.[2][5]

See also


  1. http://www.pro-football-reference.com/players/Z/ZuidDa20.htm
  2. 1 2 3 4 5 "Green Bay Group Named Zuidmulder as New Fire Chief". Oshkosh Daily Northwestern. August 3, 1955. p. 22. Retrieved January 15, 2015 via Newspapers.com.
  3. "Zuidmulder Is Star as Champs Trounce Locals". The Post-Crescent. November 2, 1925. p. 12. Retrieved January 15, 2015 via Newspapers.com.
  4. "Errors Costly as Sox Defeat Manitowoc Club: Dave Zuidmulder Drives in Five Runs For Bays; Schoepke Hit Hard". Manitowoc Herald-Times. June 6, 1938. p. 8. Retrieved January 15, 2015 via Newspapers.com.
  5. 1 2 "Zuidmulder to Coach at Central Catholic." 1944. The Milwaukee Journal (23 July): 6.

David C. Zuidmulder at Find a Grave

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