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Marty Schottenheimer

NFL Coach Marty Schottenheimer

Profession: NFL Coach

United States of America

Biography: Served as head coach of the Cleveland Browns, Kansas City Chiefs, Washington Redskins and San Diego Chargers.

Schottenheimer has the most wins of any NFL coach since 1966 to never coach a team in a Super Bowl.

Born: September 23, 1943
Birthplace: McDonald, Pennsylvania, USA

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Libra

Died: February 8, 2021 (aged 77)
Cause of Death: Alzheimer's disease

Historical Events

  • 1999-01-11 Marty Schottenheimer resigns as head coach of the Kansas City Chiefs
  • 2002-01-13 In a controversial move, Marty Schottenheimer is fired as head coach of the Washington Redskins after just one season
  • 2002-01-29 The San Diego Chargers hire Marty Schottenheimer as their 13th head coach
  • 2007-02-12 Marty Schottenheimer is abruptly fired as head coach of the San Diego Chargers due to lack of playoff success and a strained relationship with ownership

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