|Intro||American football player|
|Was|| American football player |
|From||United States of America|
|Birth|| 30 May 1921 |
, Dallas, USA
|Death|| 9 April 1965 |
(aged 43 years)
Lester Boyd “Buddy” Gatewood (May 30, 1921 – April 9, 1965) was a center in the National Football League. He played for the Green Bay Packers.
Gatewood was born in Dallas, Texas, and played college football at Baylor University and Tulane University. He was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the eighth round of the 1943 NFL Draft and played two seasons with the team. He died in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma at the age of 43 from a heart attack.