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Bubba Smith

Born: 1945-02-28 - Died: 2011-08-03
Cause of Death:
Natural Causes

Death Summary: Bubba Smith was found dead at his home by his caretaker. He had apparently died from natural causes. He was 66 at the time of his passing.

Who was Bubba Smith : Smith was a former athlete turned actor who is probably best known for his role of Moses Hightower in the comedy series Police Academy. He played his collegiate football at Michigan State, where he would go on to be the first pick in the 1967 draft.

During his NFL career Smith played for three different teams: Colts, Raiders, and Oilers. Smith won his only Super Bowl with the Baltimore Colts, but he swore to never wear his ring as it was seen as a "sloppy" game by the massess.

After his playing days were over he moved to acting, he had parts in: Police Academy, Married... with Children, Blue Thunder, Tales of the Gold Monkey, and even showed up on Good Times.
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