At the Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony, Mc Millin’s daughter, Jane Mc Millin Bubier, was thankful to the Kentucky Athletic Association for recognizing her father’s contribution to the sport.“It makes me both happy and proud to know that my father’s accomplishments are still remembered almost a century after he scored the touchdown that enabled Centre to beat Harvard,” she said. With any new craze, we - the public are always warned about the hidden dangers of the new fad. Fans of rock n roll music were warned that tuning into music on the car radio could cost you more money.In 1955, after complaints from his neighbours, Rock 'n' Roll fan Sidney Adams was fined 3 and 10 shillings, (.80) by a London Court after playing Bill Haley's Shake Rattle and Roll all day at full volume. Blinded in his left eye as a child due to a botched operation, he later adopted his distinctive spit-curl hairstyle to distract attention from his blind eye.Nonetheless, he and his band continued to be a popular touring act.In 1980 it was reported that Haley had a brain tumor, a doctor at the clinic where Haley had been taken said, "The tumor can't be operated on anymore." On 9th Feb 1981 Haley was found dead - fully clothed on his bed at his home in Harlingen, Texas from a heart attack. The final twist in the tale is all of this almost didnt happen.
His mother, Maude Green was English, she came from Ulverston in Lancashire and had emigrated to the States during her teens.Finally, 92 years after his game-changing touchdown against Harvard University, Centre student and quarterback Bo Mc Millin ’22 has been inducted into the Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame.Mc Millin looms large as a hallowed legend in Centre lore: during the 1921 match against then-undefeated Harvard University, Mc Millin managed the only touchdown of the game, what The New York Times hailed 50 years later as “football’s upset of the century.” The Praying Colonels’ victory put Centre College, a mostly unknown Kentucky school, on the national stage as a football powerhouse and birthed the famous “C6-H0” that remains on one of Centre’s brick walls as a testament to the upset.Browse thousands of senior personal ads completely for free.Find love again, meet new friends, and add some excitement to your life as a single senior in Kentucky.