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Birthday
4, 1948
Birthplace
California
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
4, 1948 (age 71)
Birthplace
California

About

Famous for co-founding a Southern California surf shop known as Jeff Ho Surfboards and Zephyr Productions, he is also notable for establishing the Z-Boys competitive skateboarding team.

Before Fame

He and Jeff Ho opened their famous surf shop in 1973 in Santa Monica, California.

Trivia

He made a cameo appearance in the 2005 film Lords of Dogtown.

Family Life

Born Derrick Patrick Engbloom, he grew up in Los Angeles, California.

Associated With

Legendary skateboarder Jay Adams was one of the original members of Engblom's Z-Boys team.