|born on||19 July 1923|
|Place||Los Angeles CA, USA, 34n03, 118w14|
|Timezone||PST h8w (is standard time)|
American athlete, pro basketball player for eight seasons beginning in 1949 and coach. As the first coach to win championships in both the American Basketball Association and the National Basketball Association, he was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame on October 2, 1998. He died on January 18, 2002 in San Diego, CA, age 78.
Dr. J. Lee Lehman quotes a sport almanac for date; time unknown
- Vocation : Sports : Basketball
- Notable : Awards : Hall of Fame
- Vocation : Sports Business : Coach/ Manager/ Owner