Joe Englehard


R LogoJoe Englehard

Mechanical Engineering, 1922
Inducted in 1997

Career Highlights
* Believed to be the only graduate of Rose-Hulman to play in the National Football League 
* Started every game at halfback for the NFL's Louisville Brecks in 1921 and 1922
* Played halfback on Rose-Hulman's football team in 1919 and 1920, serving as the captain of the 1920 squad 
* Helped Rose-Hulman defeat the likes of Butler, Eastern Illinois - Normal and Indiana State in 1919 and 1920
* President of Glenmore Distilleries in Louisville from 1946 to 1964
* Honored as a Rose-Hulman Honor Alumni in 1982, following his death in 1981