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Basketball Today in Birthdays and Deaths by Name July 28
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✍⚖🏆🏀William W. "Bill" Bradley
-- is 76 in the year 2019 and 77 in the year 2020; b.7/28/1943 N.S.Hall of Famer, Author, Senator, NBA Coach, NBA Forward, Olympic AthleteNames/Places: RN:William Warren BradleyMisc: 3-time All-America at Princeton, captain of gold medal-winning 1964 U.S. Olympic team; Three-time All-American at Princeton (1963-65); Olympic gold medal (1964); USBWA College Player of the Year (1965); NCAA Tournament MOP (1965); Sullivan Award as top amateur athlete in the U.S. (1965); Rhodes Scholar; European Champions Cup (now Euroleague) title with Simmenthal Milan (1966); two NBA titles (New York Knicks, 1970, 1973); first player ever to win Olympic gold medal, Euroleague title, and NBA title; U.S. Senator (D,NJ) since 1979.Sports Teams: New York Knicks (1967-1977)
🏆🏀Doug Collins -- is 68 in the year 2019 and 69 in the year 2020; b.7/28/1951
Hall of Famer, Sports Analyst, Basketball Announcer, NBA Coach, NBA Player, Olympic Athlete
Names/Places: RN: Paul Douglas Collins
Misc: 3x NBA All-Star; in the College Basketball Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Illinois State (player 1967-1970), Philadelphia 76ers (player 1973-1981, coach 2010-2013), Chicago Bulls (coach 1986-1989), Detroit Pistons (coach 1995-1998), Wshington Wizards (coach 2001-2003)
🏆🏀Manu Ginobili -- is 42 in the year 2019 and 43 in the year 2020; b.7/28/1977 N.S.
NBA Guard, Argentine
🎭🏆🏈🏀Jaime Cardriche -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/20/1968 d.7/28/2000 (32)
Actor, College Football Player, College Basketball Player
Sports Teams: OSU
TV Shows: Malcolm and Eddie (as Tim)
🏆⚾🏈🏀"Doggie" Julian -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/5/1901 d.7/28/1967 (66)
Hall of Famer, College Baseball Player, College Baseball Coach, Baseball Player, College Football Coach, College Football Player, NBA Coach, College Basketball Player, College Basketball Coach
Names/Places: RN: Alvin Fred Julian
Sports Teams: Bucknell (football player 1920-1922, basketball player 1921-1922, baseball player 1922-1923), Pottsville Maroons (football player 1924), Reading Keystones (baseball player 1923), Harrisberg Senators (baseball player 1924), York White Roses (baseball player 1924-1925), Chambersburg Maroons (baseball player 1926), Lawrence Merry Macks (baseball player 1926), Albright (football coach 1929-1930), Ashland HS (PA) (football coach 1933-1935), Muhlenberg College (football coach 1936-1944, basketball coach 1936-1945, baseball coach 1942-1944), Holy Cross (basketball coach 1945-1948), Boston Celtics (coach 1948-1950), Dartmouth College (basketball coach 1950-1967)
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