Chris Ford

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Birthday
11, 1949
Birthplace
New Jersey
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
11, 1949 (age 69)
Birthplace
New Jersey

About

NBA player for the Detroit Pistons and Boston Celtics who became a coach in the 1990s, leading the Celtics, Milwaukee Bucks and Los Angeles Clippers.

Before Fame

He attended Villanova University, majoring in business and leading the basketball team to a championship game against UCLA.

Trivia

He scored the NBA's first three-pointer in a 1979 game.

Family Life

He had four children with his wife Kathy.

Associated With

He coached the Boston Celtics with future Hall of Famers Larry Bird and Kevin McHale, and together they won the 1981 NBA Championship.