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On this Date 1935 - HOF John Baker Born in Raleigh

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 06/10/19, 5:00AM EDT

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A North Carolina College football star, Baker went on to play 10 years...

June 10, 1935 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, John Baker, Jr., was born in Raleigh.  A North Carolina College football star, Baker went on to play 10 years in the National Football League before going into law enforcement. He served as sheriff in Wake County from 1978 to 2002. He was enshrined in the NCSHOF in 1972.

John Baker - NCSHOF