Al Davis

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Birthday
4, 1929
Birthplace
Brockton, MA
Death Date
Oct 8, 2011 (82)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
4, 1929
Birthplace
Brockton, MA
Death Date
Oct 8, 2011 (82)

About

Longtime owner and general manager of the Oakland Raiders football franchise.

Before Fame

He became very interested in the coaching aspects of football while earning a degree in English from Syracuse University.

Trivia

He is famous for the motto: 'Just win, baby.'

Family Life

He married Carol Davis in 1954 and remained with her until his death. He had a son named Mark Davis.

Associated With

He hired John Madden to coach the Raiders, which would help the team capture a Super Bowl victory in 1976.