Jim Champion

About Jim Champion

Birth Day: January 11, 1926
Birth Place: Tilatoba, MS

Jim Champion

Jim Champion was born on January 11, 1926 in Tilatoba, MS. Football coach at all levels from 1954-1980, most notably as head coach for the CFL's BC Lions from 1967-1969.
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Popular As Jim Champion
Occupation Football Coach
Age 98 years old
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Born January 11, 1926 (Tilatoba, MS)
Birthday January 11
Town/City Tilatoba, MS
Nationality MS

🌙 Zodiac

Jim Champion’s zodiac sign is Capricorn. According to astrologers, Capricorn is a sign that represents time and responsibility, and its representatives are traditional and often very serious by nature. These individuals possess an inner state of independence that enables significant progress both in their personal and professional lives. They are masters of self-control and have the ability to lead the way, make solid and realistic plans, and manage many people who work for them at any time. They will learn from their mistakes and get to the top based solely on their experience and expertise.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Jim Champion was born in the Year of the Tiger. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Tiger are authoritative, self-possessed, have strong leadership qualities, are charming, ambitious, courageous, warm-hearted, highly seductive, moody, intense, and they’re ready to pounce at any time. Compatible with Horse or Dog.

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Football coach at all levels from 1954-1980, most notably as head coach for the CFL's BC Lions from 1967-1969.

Before Fame

He was a versatile two-way player who played one season for the NFL's New York Yanks.


He won the 52nd Grey Cup as defensive coach of the BC Lions.

Family Life

He was born in Tillatoba, Mississippi.

Associated With

His final stint came in 1980 as defensive line coach for a Green Bay Packers team coached by Bart Starr.

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