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American football player and coach

John Madden is ...

Born 10 Apr 1936 in Austin
Died 28 Dec 2021 in Pleasanton
Age85 years, 8 months
John Madden
John Madden
U.S. Senator Susan Collins, who co-chairs the Senate Diabetes Caucus, was joined recently by football legend and Coach John Madden, and a bipartisan, bicameral group of her colleagues in a press event calling for Congress to take action to avoid 35 percent cuts in crucial diabetes research.

About John Madden

John Madden born on 10 April 1936 in Austin. He is a citizen of United States of America. John Madden was educated at Jefferson High School. He died on 28 December 2021 in Pleasanton at age 85 years, 8 months.

He was an American football player and coach.

John Madden has worked as an American football player. He has has won California Hall of Fame and Pro Football Hall of Fame. He played for Philadelphia Eagles and Cal Poly Mustangs football.

He is also known as John Earl Madden.


Madden died of unidentified causes at his home in Pleasanton, California, on December 28, 2021, at the age of 85. In a press release announcing Madden's death, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said that Madden "was football", adding, "there will never be another John Madden, and we will forever be indebted to him for all he did to make football and the NFL what it is today."