William Vogel Bidwill Sr.
July 31, 1931
|Died||October 2, 2019 (aged 88)|
|Alma mater||Georgetown University|
|Known for||Principal owner and chairman of the Arizona Cardinals|
|Net worth||$1.4 billion (September 2015)|
|Board member of||Chair (Arizona Cardinals)|
|Children||5; including Michael|
|Awards||NFL Alumni Order of the Leather Helmet (1982)|
William Vogel Bidwill Sr. (July 31, 1931 – October 2, 2019) was an American businessman, philanthropist, and the owner of the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League (NFL). He had co-owned the team from 1962 for ten seasons with his brother Charles Jr. and had been sole owner from 1972 until his death in 2019.
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- Smith, Chris (September 14, 2015). "The NFL's Richest Owners". Forbes. Retrieved February 1, 2017.
- "Bill Bidwill sole owner of Cards". Southeast Missorian. Cape Girardeau. Associated Press. September 12, 1972. p. 8.
- Urban, Darrwn. "Cardinals Mourn Passing Of Owner Bill Bidwill". Retrieved 2 October 2019.