Lenny Wilkens

NBA Point Guard and Coach Lenny Wilkens Full Name: Lenny Wilkens
Nationality: American

Profession: NBA Point Guard and Coach
Why Famous: Played 15 seasons for four NBA teams before becoming a head coach, where he won the 1979 NBA Championship with the Seattle SuperSonics. He is one of the winningest coaches in NBA history.

Born: October 28, 1937 (78 years old)
Star Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA

Married Life

  • 1962-07-28 NBA player Lenny Wilkens (24) weds Marilyn Reed

Historical Events in the Life of Lenny Wilkens

  • 1989-02-10 Celtic KC Jones & Cavalier Lenny Wilkens elected to NBA Hall of Fame
  • 1995-01-06 Atlanta Hawks' Lenny Wilkens becomes NBA's winningest coach (939)
  • 1996-03-01 Lenny Wilkens, winningest coach in NBA, coaches his 1,000th victory

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