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Today in Aggie History, Oct. 15: Statues of Crow (2010) and Rudder (1994) were dedicated

Today in Aggie History, Oct. 15: Statues of Crow (2010) and Rudder (1994) were dedicated

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Former Texas A&M football player and Heisman Trophy winner John David Crow greets well wishers following the unveiling of a statue of him at the Bright Football Complex on Oct. 15, 2010.

Oct. 15, 2010: The bronze statue of Heisman Trophy winner John David Crow was dedicated in front of the Bright Complex. Crow won the Heisman Trophy in 1957, and was the first Aggie to win the award.

Crow died on June 17, 2015. His statue was moved to the north side of Kyle Field in 2015 as part of the redeveloped stadium project.

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The statue of Gen. James Earl Rudder stands in front of Rudder Tower.

Oct. 15, 1994: The bronze statue of Gen. James Earl Rudder, 16th president of Texas A&M, was dedicated at its original location on Military Walk, in proximity to Bizzell Hall. The statue was moved to its current location in front of Rudder Tower, anchoring the south end of Military Walk, in 2009.

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