Vince Lombardi

NFL Coach Vince Lombardi Full Name: Vince Lombardi [Vincent Thomas Lombardi]


Profession: NFL Coach
Why Famous: Head coach of the Green Bay Packers during the 1960s, where he led the team to three straight and five total National Football League championships in seven years. He is considered by many to be one of the best coaches in NFL history.

Born: June 11, 1913
Star Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA

Died: September 3, 1970 (aged 57)

Married Life

  • 1940-08-31 Football player and coach Vince Lombardi (27) weds Marie Planitz at Our Lady of Refuge Church in Bronx, New York

Historical Events in the Life of Vince Lombardi

  • 1959-02-02 Vince Lombardi signs a 5 year contract to coach Green Bay Packers
  • 1968-02-01 Vince Lombardi resigns as coach of Green Bay Packers

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