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Grandparents: Vince Lombardi's Early Years

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Lombardi’s early years. Vince Lombardi was born on June 11, 1913. His grandparents were immigrants from Italy. As a child his life was full of all the necessities of his that he would need including a comforting house. His life was based on the Catholic religion. He quickly learned that hard work was everything. So at a young age Lombardi helped his father in the family butcher shop. He learned how to cut up meat and carcasses and he didn't really like that job. Little did he know that all of that meat moving was helping shape him into an athletic body. Which helped because as a teenager he began to fall in love with sports. He played football with friends and was mostly in control and organized the games. Lombardi went to Cathedral high school
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