John P. Gregg
John Gregg 1899.jpg
Biographical details
Born(1876-09-14)September 14, 1876
Elm Grove, Wisconsin
DiedJune 11, 1963(1963-06-11) (aged 86)
Independence, Iowa
Playing career
Position(s)Quarterback, halfback
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Head coaching record

John Parker Gregg (September 14, 1876 – June 11, 1963) was an American football player and coach. He served as the head football coach at Louisiana State University (LSU) for one season in 1899, compiling a record of 2–4.[1] Gregg graduated from high school in Madison, Wisconsin and was a graduate of the University of Wisconsin–Madison, where he lettered in football and baseball. Gregg was a halfback and a quarterback on the football team, and lettered in 1895 and 1897.[2] During World War I he served as a captain in the Judge Advocate's Office.[3]

Gregg was born on September 14, 1876, in Elm Grove, Wisconsin. He died on June 11, 1963, as a hospital in Independence, Iowa.[4]

Head coaching record

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
LSU Tigers (Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1899)
1899 LSU 2–4 1–2
LSU: 2–4 1–2
Total: 2–4


  1. ^ "LSU Year-by-Year Records" (PDF). p. 107. Retrieved July 29, 2018.
  2. ^ "Wisconsin Football Fact Book 2011" (PDF). p. 250. Retrieved February 15, 2012.
  3. ^ "Waukesha County Online Genealogy and Family History Library". Links To The Past. Retrieved January 12, 2014.
  4. ^ "North Iowa Deaths; John Gregg". Globe Gazette. Mason City, Iowa. June 12, 1963. p. 13. Retrieved September 16, 2018 – via open access.