- School Washington University, Northwestern University
- High School Springfield High School
- Born March 27, 1927 in Leipzig, Saxony Germany
- Died December 29, 2020
George Vass was a freelance journalist. He covered a variety of sports for the now defunct Chicago Daily News from 1958 to 1978; from 1979 to 1994, he wrote for the Chicago Sun-Times. He authored several books and, over a period spanning five decades, contributed regularly to Baseball Digest.
He served in the United States Army.