Hutchins, Mel

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Name
Hutchins, Mel Gender: M
Melvin Ray Hutchins
born on 22 November 1928 at 09:30 (= 09:30 AM )
Place Belvedere (Los Angeles County), California, 34n02, 118w10
Timezone PST h8w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 00°11' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 26°42 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 08°14'



Mel Hutchins (1951)

Biography

American basketball power forward/center who played professionally in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the Milwaukee Hawks (1951-1953), Fort Wayne Pistons (1953–1957) and New York Knicks (1957–1958). Hutchins was selected by the Tri-Cities Blackhawks with the second pick in the 1951 NBA draft and was a four-time NBA All-Star.

Hutchins is the brother of 1952 Miss America winner Colleen Kay Hutchins. Hutchins' brother-in-law was NBA player Ernie Vandeweghe.

An avid golfer, Hutchins gained recognition in amateur golf in northern California. Following his NBA career, Hutchins worked in real-estate.

Hutchins was married to the former Lorene Hardy, who died in 2010, with whom he had four children. Hutchins died on 19 December 2018 in Encinitas, California at the age of 90.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • has other family relationship with Vandeweghe Ernie (born 12 September 1928). Notes: Siblings-in-law

Events

Source Notes

Birth certificate in hand from Sy Scholfield.

Categories

  • Traits : Body : Size (Height: 1.98 m/ 6 ft 6 in)
  • Traits : Body : Weight (91 kg/ 200 lb)
  • Family : Relationship : Marriage more than 15 Yrs
  • Family : Parenting : Kids more than 3 (Four)
  • Lifestyle : Social Life : Sports (Golf)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 90)
  • Vocation : Business/Marketing : Real estate
  • Vocation : Sports : Basketball (Power forward/ center)
  • Notable : Awards : Sports Championship (4× NBA All-Star)
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession (NBA player, 1951-1958)