Joe Caldwell

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Birthday
1, 1941
Birthplace
Texas
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
1, 1941 (age 78)
Birthplace
Texas

About

Retired professional basketball player nicknamed "Pogo Joe" who is best remembered for his days in the NBA and the now-defunct ABA. He was a member of the United States team which took home gold at the 1964 Olympic Games.

Before Fame

He was born in Texas City, Texas and was originally drafted by the Detroit Pistons in 1964.

Trivia

He is one of the few players in basketball history to have been an All-Star in both the NBA and ABA. He was a two-time All-Star in both leagues.

Family Life

He was married but got divorced in the mid-70's.

Associated With

He won a gold medal at the 1964 Olympics alongside teammate Bill Bradley, who would later become a U.S. Senator.

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