Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. (October 17, 1918 – March 25, 2014) was the founder and owner of NFL's Buffalo Bills. He was one of the founding owners of the American Football League, the league that the NFL merged with in 1970, and is the last of the original AFL owners. At the time of his death he was the oldest owner in the National Football League, at age 95, and since the death of Bud Adams in 2013 is also the longest tenured (54 years). He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on August 8, 2009. He died March 25, 2014 at the age of 95.