Profession: NFL Coach
Why Famous: Coaching continuously in various roles in the NFL since 1975, he earned his first head coaching job with the Cleveland Browns in 1991.
In 2000, he became head coach of the New England Patriots, a team he has coached to five Super Bowl appearances and three victories.
He also won two Super Bowls as the defensive coordinator of the New York Giants.
- 1996-02-15 NFL coaching maestro Bill Belichick is fired by Cleveland, finishing his Browns coaching career with a record of 36-44
- 2000-01-04 A day after accepting the head coaching position at the New York Jets, Bill Belichick resigns and moves to the New England Patriots