Billy Hardwick

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Birthday
25, 1941
Birthplace
Alabama
Death Date
Nov 16, 2013 (72)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
25, 1941
Birthplace
Alabama
Death Date
Nov 16, 2013 (72)

About

He was the first bowler ever to capture the Triple Crown, winning the U.S. Open, PBA National Championship, and Tournament of Champions.

Before Fame

He had great success even before his triple crown, tying a bowling record in 1961 by winning seven titles in a single season.

Trivia

In 2008, he was ranked by PBA as the 12th best player in the last 50 years.

Family Life

He was married three times in his life,\ and raised four children.

Associated With

His son Chris Hardwick became a successful comedian.