Jim Valvano

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Birthday
10, 1946
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Apr 28, 1993 (47)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
10, 1946
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Apr 28, 1993 (47)

About

Head coach who led North Carolina State University to a classic NCAA Championship in 1983.

Before Fame

He played college basketball at Rutgers University, starting at point guard from 1964 to 1967.

Trivia

He announced the V Foundation for cancer research in a memorable ESPY speech.

Family Life

He had three daughters, Nicole, Jamie, and Lee Ann, with his wife Pamela Levine.

Associated With

He coached the NBA star Spud Webb at North Carolina State from 1983 to 1985.