Dolph Schayes

NBA Power Forward and Coach Dolph Schayes Full Name: Dolph Schayes


Profession: NBA Power Forward and Coach
Why Famous: A top scorer and rebounder, he was a member of the 1955 NBA champion Syracuse Nationals and played his entire Hall of Fame career with the Nationals and their successor, the Philadelphia 76ers. In his 16-year career, he led the team into the post-season 15 times.

Born: May 19, 1928 (89 years old)
Star Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

Historical Events in the Life of Dolph Schayes

  • 1958-01-12 Syracuse National Dolph Schayes sets NBA record at 11,770 points
  • 1960-01-12 Syracuse National Dolph Schayes is 1st NBA'er to score 15,000 points

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