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Alex Wojciechowicz
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Date of birth August 12, 1915
Place of birth South River, New Jersey
Date of death July 13, 1992
Place of death Forked River, New Jersey
Position(s) Linebacker,Center
College Fordham
NFL Draft 1938 / Round 1/ Pick 6
Detroit Lions
Philadelphia Eagles
Pro Football Hall of Fame, 1968

Alex Wojciechowicz was born in South River, New Jersey on August 12, 1915 and died in Forked River, New Jersey on July 13, 1992. Wojciechowicz was a linebacker and center for both the Detroit Lions (1938-1946) and the Philadelphia Eagles (1946-1950). He went to college at Fordham University and was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1968. The detective Stan Wojciehowicz on the TV show Barney Miller is named after him in his honor.