STATISTICS & HISTORY
Irwin “King Kong” Klein was a two-sport star at New York University in the mid-thirties. He was an All American end on the Violets’ football team and the starting center on the basketball team that compiled a 49-5 record over three seasons. Klein played professional football for the New York Yankees in the American Football League. Klein played himself in the 1936 Hollywood film The Big Game.
|KING KONG KLEIN||Height:||6:03||Weight:||210||College:||NYU’36|
|Irwin Klein||Born: Mar 23,1911||Died: Aug 16, 1972||Hometown:||Yonkers, NY|
|REGULAR SEASON RECORD|
|1936-37||New York King Kong Kleins||Indep|
|Major League Totals||1||0||0||0||0.0|