skip navigation

On this Date 1925 - HOF Shirley "Red" Wilson Born

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 09/26/19, 5:00AM EDT

Share

On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Shirley “Red” Wilson was born in Madison, NC.

September 26, 1925 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Shirley “Red” Wilson was born in Madison, NC. He was an outstanding head football coach, first of all at R.J. Reynolds High in Winston-Salem and then collegiately and Duke.  His teams won seven conference titles at Elon. He was enshrined in the NCSHOF in 1985.

Shirley "Red" Wilson - NCSHOF