Lester Gatewood

IntroAmerican football player
Was American football player 
Football player 
From United States of America 
Type Sports 
Birth 30 May 1921 
, Dallas, USA
Death 9 April 1965 

(aged 43 years)
Star signGemini
Sports Teams
Green Bay Packers

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.