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On this Date 1918 - HOF Furman Bisher Born in Denton

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 11/04/19, 5:00AM EST

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On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Furman Bisher was born in Denton, NC.

November 4, 1918 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Furman Bisher was born in Denton, NC. A UNC graduate, Bisher went on to a legendary career as a sports reporter spanning almost 60 years. For many years he was a columnist and sports editor of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The first sports writer inducted into the North Carolina Journalism Hall of Fame, Bisher joined the NCSHOF in 1995.

Furman Bisher - NCSHOF