Len Eshmont American Football Running back

Leonard Charles Eshmont (August 26, 1917 – May 12, 1957) was an American football running back and defensive back for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League. He was drafted out of Fordham University by the New York Giants in the 1941 NFL Draft. He served as an assistant football coach at Virginia. Eshmont died in 1957 of infectious hepatitis. The 49ers created The Len Eshmont Award, the 49ers most prestigious annual honor, which is given to the Niner who best exemplifies the "inspirational and courageous play" of Len Eshmont, a player from the original 1946 Forty Niners team.

Personal details

Date of birth
August 26th, 1917
United States of America
Date of death
May 12th, 1957 at age of 39
Place of death
Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America
Cause of death
Places lived
Pennsylvania , United States of America
pop. 12,773,801 (2013)
Mount Carmel , Pennsylvania
pop. 5,806 (2013)


1. Fordham University Colleges/University

Fordham University is a private, nonprofit, coeducational research university in the United States, with three campuses in and around New York City. It was founded by the Roman Catholic Diocese of New York in 1841 as St. John's College, placed in the care of the Society of Jesus shortly thereafter, and has since become an independent institution under a lay Board of Trustees, which describes the University as "in the Jesuit tradition.

Type Catholic school
2012. 492 mil. $
2010. 372 mil. $
Institution colors
441 East Fordham Road, Bronx, 10458 - New York City, New York
2012. 8,325
2010. 8,220
2009. 7,950
2012. 6,845
2010. 6,938
Acceptance rate
2012. 47.0 %
2010. 42.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 42.8 K $
2010. 37.1 K $
Official web page www.fordham.edu
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People attended Fordham University connected by profession and/or age

b. 1921., American Football Running back
b. 1920., American Football Running back
b. 1911., American Football Running back
b. 1895., American Football Running back
b. 1918., Baseball Pitcher
b. 1916., Baseball Pitcher
b. 1915., American Football Guard
b. 1922., Writer


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