Pro Football Hall of Fame. Thomas Wade Landry (September 11, 1924 – February 12, 2000) was an American professional football coach, player, and World War II veteran. Regarded as one of the greatest head coaches of all time,  he was the first head coach of the Dallas Cowboys in the National Football League (NFL), a position he held for 29 ...
Jul 1, 2020 · Then, on February 12, 2000, the father of three died after a battle with leukemia. The 75-year-old left behind his wife of 51 years, Alicia Landry, who died in 2021 at 91. Best in NFL. Hall of Fame coach Tom Landry put forth a legendary career, but that saw his life end in a saddening disappointing manner.
Jan 5, 2000 · Tom Landry, the Dallas Cowboys coach who led America's Team to five Super Bowls and was famous for pacing the sidelines for three decades wearing a stone face, business suit and felt hat, died ...
Feb 13, 2022 · When a new NFL franchise was granted to Dallas in 1960, Landry nabbed the head coaching job. It was a struggle from the start: there were lean losing seasons, not to mention a winless debut year. But with his engineer’s thoroughness and football genius, Tom improved the Cowboys season after season.
Tom Landry. Thomas Wade Landry Position: DB-HB-QB Throws: Right 6-1, 195lb (185cm, 88kg) Born: September 11, 1924 in Mission, TX. Died: February 12, 2000 in Dallas, TX. College: Texas (College Stats) High School: Mission Hall of Fame: Inducted as Coach in 1990 . As Player: 7 Yrs
Nov 8, 2023 · Tom Landry, American professional gridiron football coach, notably with the National Football League (NFL) Dallas Cowboys from 1960 to 1989. He molded the Cowboys into a dominant team from the late 1960s to the early ’80s. Landry began his professional career as a player with the All-America.
May 28, 2019 · Here are 10 things you might not know about Thomas Wade "Tom" Landry, who for 29 years was the head coach of the Cowboys.