WorldCat Identities

Sayers, Gale 1943-

Overview
Works: 34 works in 87 publications in 5 languages and 6,639 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Made-for-TV movies  Biographical television programs  Sports television programs  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Television remakes  Biography  Football stories  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: GV939.S23, 796.3320924
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gale Sayers
Offensive football by Bob Griese( Book )

2 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brian's Song( Visual )

5 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is based on a true story of friendship between two professional football players Gale Sayers (Billy Dee Williams) and Brian Piccolo (James Caan) who were roommates while playing for the Chicago Bears. The film recounts the special bond between them and Piccolo's tragic fight against cancer
Players' choice : great tales of the Gridiron( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Across the color line Gale Sayers and Irv Kupcinet discuss slums, schools, and prejudice( Recording )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TV commercials the classics IV( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 126 classic television commercials from the 1950's-1970s. Includes many adds with celebrity endorsements by movie stars, sports figures and animated cartoon characters. Includes three ads by John Wayne for the American Cancer Society; eight adds featuring endorsements by Frankenstein; Rin Tin Tin for dog food; four campaign adds (some animated) for the 1952 and 1956 campaign of Eisenhower; endorsements for gasoline by Tom Seaver and Gale Sayers; endorsements by the Three Stooges, Buster Keaton, the Marx Brothers and a public service announcement "71 things you can do to stop pollution" (with tearful canoeing American Indian)
No time to lose( Visual )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gale Sayers, Chicago Bear's halfback, appears in this film to promote dental hygiene to children. The theme is that you need to be in good health, including good dental health, to perform your best
I am third by Gale Sayers( Book )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The superstar of the Chicago Bears discusses his phenomenal pro career, personal life, and his remarkable comeback from a 1968 knee operation
La ballade de Brian( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in French and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I am third: the biography of Gale Sayers by Gale Sayers( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Gale Sayers, one of the greatest running backs in the history of professional football. This is a true story of his life before, during, and after his football career
Tale of the campaign of igor by Gale Sayers( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Brian Piccolo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Looks at the life, personality and career of Chicago Bears football player Brian Piccolo. Includes commentary by sports broadcasters and writers, Hollywood actors, former athletes, family and acquaintances
[Gale Sayers tells Paul Hornung how his father influenced him to stay in school and make something of himself] by Gale Sayers( Recording )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

La canción de Brian = Brian's song( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Knee and elbow injuries( Recording )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Gale Sayers All-American college football player, professional football player, running back, College Football Hall of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame

Gale Sayers Amerikaans effectenhandelaar

Gale Sayers giocatore di football americano statunitense

Gale Sayers US-amerikanischer American-Football-Spieler und Unternehmer

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Brian's song : screenplaySayers : my life and timesContemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black community