On This Day

Dave DeBusschere

NBA Forward and MLB Player Dave DeBusschere

Profession: NBA Forward and MLB Player

United States of America

Biography: Won two NBA Championships with the New York Knicks (1970, 1973) and in 1996 was named as one of the Top 50 players in NBA history.

Born: October 16, 1940
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, USA

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Libra

Died: May 14, 2003 (aged 62)
Cause of Death: Heart attack

Historical Events

  • 1963-07-17 Dave DeBusschere hits a single off¬†Bennie Daniels, his 1st and only MLB hit
  • 1963-08-13 Dave DeBusschere pitches a shutout against the¬†Cleveland Indians