Dick Vitale

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Birthday
9, 1939
Birthplace
Passaic, NJ
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
9, 1939 (age 79)
Birthplace
Passaic, NJ

About

Energetic college basketball commentator known as Dickie V, developed a reputation for his buzz words such as 'Diaper Dandy' and 'PTPer.'

Before Fame

Beginning in 1959, he coached basketball at the elementary and high school levels.

Trivia

He was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2008.

Family Life

After divorcing his first wife Joanne, he married Lorraine McGrath on May 22, 1970.

Associated With

He formed a duo with play-by-play man Dan Shulman and together they covered countless basketball games.