Woody Strode

Jul 25, 1914
Los Angeles, CA, USA


Towering (6'5") black athlete Woody Strode, together with fellow U.C.L.A. All-American Kenny Washington, successfully broke the NFL's "color line" in 1946 when he signed with the L.A. Rams. Strode went on to play with the Canadian Football League, then attracted a TV following as a pro wrestler. Though he'd made an isolated movie appearance in 1941,… More


Woody Strode Videos

Pork Chop Hill
23 seconds
Tarzan's Three Challenges
4 minutes 44 seconds
The Black Stallion Returns
2 minutes 53 seconds
The Cotton Club
1 minutes 31 seconds
LA Collina Degli Stivali
2 minutes 47 seconds

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