MARION LANGE, Ankeny, Iowa

Inducted 1989

Player/Organizer: Marion Lange was born in 1912, joined the Des Moines Horseshoe Club in 1928 and pitched horseshoes for 55 years. Marion served as the Iowa State Fair Horseshoe Program 1974-1980, co-chairman 1978 NHPA World Tournament, awarded NHPA Achievement Award 1977. He qualified four times for the Men's Championship Class, 1946, 1654, 1957, and 1960.