Raritan's Famous People
Raritan's Frank Perantoni played Pro Football
for the New York Yankees in 1948 and 1949
Click for summary of Frank Perantoni's career
from his Somerville High School Hall of Fame Plaque
Frank played center and linebacker
in college (Princeton) and pro football
He threw the discus and shot put in high school
Frank served in the Air Force in World War II He was state champion as a wrestler in High School
Click for an article about Frank being An All-America Football Player
Below is an article from 1948 about a special Frank Perantoni ceremony
that was held at Yankee Stadium. Many Raritan residents attended
Information for this web page on Frank Perantoni has been provided by Peter Vitelli - Thanks Peter