KURT FREUDENTHAL (Deceased)
Inducted: January 16, 1975 in Richmond, IN
Date of Birth: December 13, 1922 in Mannheim, Germany
High School Attended: Richmond, IN Graduated: 1940
High School Honors: Honor Roll
College Attended: Butler University
Columbia University Graduated: 1944
Professional Career: Sportswriter, covering Indiana football at the high school and college levels since 1946; his work included coverage of major college and IHSAA games, including the Rose Bowl and several other top games around the country.
Special Recognition: Worked closely for a number of years with UPI Indiana High School Coaches Board in rating top teams in Indiana; worked with School Coaches Board in promotion of UPI Coaches Board All-State Teams; inducted into the Indiana Sportswriters and Sportscasters Association Hall of Fame in 2000; served in US Army in South Pacific during WWII.
Mr. Freudenthal passed away March 1, 2007.