Dave Zuidmulder
No. 12, 10, 41     
Personal information
Date of birth: (1906-02-04)February 4, 1906
Place of birth: New Franken, Wisconsin
Date of death: June 8, 1978(1978-06-08) (aged 72)
Career information
College: Georgetown
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Green Bay Packers ( 1929)
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A
Games played     7
Games started     1
Stats at

David C. "Dave" Zuidmulder (February 4, 1906 – June 8, 1978) was an American football player.


Zuidmulder was born David Zuidmulder on February 4, 1906 in New Franken, Wisconsin.[1] After playing football and baseball, he was appointed head of the Green Bay fire department in 1955 after having served on the force since 1934.[2] He died on June 8, 1978.

Athletics careerEdit

Zuidmulder was a star football player for East Green Bay High School.[2][3] He played at the collegiate level at Georgetown University and St. Ambrose University.[2] After this he became a tailback in the National Football League for the Green Bay Packers from 1929 to 1931. Zuidmulder was also a semi-professional baseball player for the Green Bay Green Sox,[2][4][5] and he was an athletics coach at Central Catholic High School in Green Bay from 1944 to 1945.[2][5]

See alsoEdit


  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 "Green Bay Group Named Zuidmulder as New Fire Chief". Oshkosh Daily Northwestern: p. 22. August 3, 1955. Retrieved January 15, 2015. open access
  3. "Zuidmulder Is Star as Champs Trounce Locals". The Post-Crescent: p. 12. November 2, 1925. Retrieved January 15, 2015. open access
  4. "Errors Costly as Sox Defeat Manitowoc Club: Dave Zuidmulder Drives in Five Runs For Bays; Schoepke Hit Hard". Manitowoc Herald-Times: p. 8. June 6, 1938. Retrieved January 15, 2015. open access
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Zuidmulder to Coach at Central Catholic." 1944. The Milwaukee Journal (23 July): 6.

External linksEdit

David C. Zuidmulder at Find a Grave

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.