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Basketball Today in Birthdays and Deaths by Name August 15
Last Updated 12-05-2019
-- is 64 in the year 2019 and 65 in the year 2020; b.8/15/1955Basketball Figure, Olympic AthleteMisc: Olympic-gold-1976
🏆🏈🏀Richard Wackar -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/24/1928 N.S. d.8/15/2016 N.S. (88)
College Football Coach, College Football Player, College Basketball Coach
Sports Teams: Rutgers University (football player), Glassboro State College (coaching)
🏆🏀W. R. Clifford "Cliff" Wells -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/17/1896 N.S. d.8/15/1977 N.S. (81)
Hall of Famer, Basketball Coach
Misc: As a high school basketball coach in Indiana he led his teams to winning more than 50 tournaments, including two Indiana state championships in 1919 and 1934.
Sports Teams: Tulane University (coach 1945-1963)
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