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Frank P. Maggio

Born: April 13, 1937 in Rockford, Illinois
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Maggio was born and currently resides in Rockford, Illinois.

Biography: Maggio is a lawyer and writer. He has been a partner at Hinshaw & Culbertson, LLP, in Rockford, Illinois since 2002. He has had a law practice in South Bend, Indiana and has also worked for the legal department of E.I. Dupont Nemours & Company, Inc., in Wilmington, Deleware. He returned to private practive in Rockford, Illinois in 1968.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Non-Fiction

Frank P. Maggio on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Notre Dame and the game that changed football :
ISBN: 078672014X OCLC: 123766867

Carroll & Graf Publishers, New York : 2007.

"This is the story of the development of the forward pass, and of Jesse Harper and his tremendous impact on the game we know today. Drawing from years of original research, including never-before-seen correspondence between Jesse Harper and Knute Rockne, Frank P. Maggio brings these events to life and recounts Jesse Harper's role in Notre Dame's evolution into college football's most successful and storied program, and an elite university."--BOOK JACKET.