Bill Walsh

American Football Coach Bill Walsh Full Name: Bill Walsh [William Ernest Walsh]


Profession: American Football Coach
Why Famous: Walsh is credited with inventing the West Coast offense, which revolutionized the game of football. As head coach of the San Fransisco 49ers, he won three Super Bowls and was named NFL Coach of the Year twice.

Born: November 30, 1931
Star Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

Died: July 30, 2007 (aged 75)
Cause of Death: Leukemia

Historical Events in the Life of Bill Walsh

  • 1989-01-22 After winning his third Super Bowl as head coach of the San Francisco 49ers, Bill Walsh retires

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