Dickey, Jim

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Name
Dickey, Jim Gender: M
James Howard Dickey
born on 22 March 1933 at 04:30 (= 04:30 AM )
Place Houston, Texas, 29n46, 95w22
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 01°21' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 16°50 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 20°38'



Biography

American football player and coach, who served as the head football coach at Kansas State University from 1978 to 1985, compiling record of 24–54–2. In 1981, he redshirted 18 players, including eight seniors and almost all of his best players. With all of those players returning the following season in 1982, Dickey led Kansas State to their first bowl game appearance in school history, the Independence Bowl, where they lost to the Wisconsin Badgers. 1982 was also the first winning season for the program since 1970 under head coach Vince Gibson.

After opening the 1985 season with two consecutive losses to I-AA teams, Dickey was forced to resign on September 15. Assistant athletic director Lee Moon coached the team for the remainder of the season posting a 1–8 record.

Dickey is the father of the former Kansas State quarterback and former head football coach at the University of North Texas, Darrell Dickey.

He died on 17 February 2018, aged 84.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate. Wikipedia has 1934 in error.

Categories

  • Family : Parenting : Kids - Noted
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 84)
  • Vocation : Sports : Football (American football quarterback)
  • Vocation : Sports Business : Coach/ Manager/ Owner (American football coach)