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Walter Payton

Football (25-Jul-1954 — 1-Nov-1999)


Walter Payton; with Don Yaeger. Never Die Easy: The Autobiography of Walter Payton. New York: Villard Books. 2000.

Walter Payton; with Jerry B. Jenkins. Sweetness. Contemporary Books. 1978. 162pp.

Jeff Pearlman. Sweetness: The Enigmatic Life of Walter Payton. Penguin. 2011. 496pp.

Mike Towle. I Remember Walter Payton: Personal Memories of Football's "Sweetest" Superstar by the People Who Knew Him Best. Cumberland House. 2000. 240pp.


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  4. Wikipedia [link]

  5. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  6. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.550)

  7. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1136)

  8. Celebrity Register 4th Issue (p.388)

  9. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.561)

  10. American Lives: Sports (vol.2, p.234)

  11. ESPN Sports Almanac 2004 (p.534)

  12. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.4, p.23)

  13. Sports Illustrated 2005 Almanac (p.877)

  14. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.270)

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