Death of Tom Landry

September 11, 1924 - February 12, 2000
Irving, Texas | Age 75

Former Cowboys' coach dead at 75
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Tom Landry, the Dallas Cowboys coach who led America's Team to five Super Bowls and was famous for pacing the sidelines for three decades wearing a stone face, business suit and felt hat, died Saturday. He was 75.

Landry had been undergoing treatment since May for acute myelogenous leukemia.

Baylor University Medical Center called in Landry's family earlier in the day. At 7:45 p.m. CST, the hospital issued a release in behalf of Landry's family:

"Coach Tom Landry...

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