Steve Owen

Basketball Coach

Birthday April 21, 1898

Birth Sign Taurus

Birthplace Oklahoma

DEATH DATE May 17, 1964 (66)

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Hall of Fame coach with the New York Giants who spent 23 years under handshake agreement contract.

Before Fame

He spent his first five years with the Giants as a player before transitioning into coaching.


Under his guidance, the Giants played in eight of the first 14 NFL Championship games.

Family Life

He grew up in Oklahoma when it was a territory.

Associated With

The future great Dallas Cowboys coach Tom Landry played for his Giants team.