Chuck Gelatka

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Chuck Gelatka
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Personal information
Born:(1914-01-28)January 28, 1914
Chicago, Illinois
Died:May 23, 2001(2001-05-23) (aged 87)
Red Bank, New Jersey
Height:6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight:185 lb (84 kg)
Career information
High school:Chicago (IL) Francis W. Parker
College:Mississippi State
NFL Draft:1937 / Round: 10 / Pick: 94
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at
Player stats at PFR

Charles T. Gelatka (January 28, 1914 – May 23, 2001)[1] was an American football end who played four seasons with the New York Giants of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the New York Giants in the tenth round of the 1937 NFL Draft. He played college football at Mississippi State University and attended Francis W. Parker School in Chicago, Illinois.[2] Gelatka was a member of the New York Giants team that won the 1938 NFL Championship. He served in the United States Armed Forces during World War II.[3]


  1. ^ "Chuck Gelatka". Retrieved 2019-01-26.
  2. ^ "CHUCK GELATKA". Archived from the original on 26 August 2014. Retrieved 24 August 2014.
  3. ^ "FOOTBALL AND AMERICA: WW II Honor Roll". Retrieved 24 August 2014.

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