Bill Sharman

Bill Sharman bio

Birth Name: William Walton Sharman

Occupation: Basketball Coach

Place Of Birth: Abilene

Date Of Birth: May 25, 1926

Date Of Death: October 25, 2013

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Bill Sharman was born on the 25th of May, 1926. He was popular for being a Basketball Coach. 8-time All-Star who won four NBA Championships with the Boston Celtics between 1957 and 1961. After retirement, he became an NBA coach, leading the Los Angeles Lakers to an NBA Championship in 1972.

Bill Sharman was born in Abilene. He played baseball in the Brooklyn Dodgers minor league system from 1950-1955. He coached the Los Angeles Lakers to a record-breaking 33-game win-streak during the 1970-1971 season.

Bill Sharman was a Gemini and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Bill Sharman was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

William Walton Sharman is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


Bill’s William Walton Sharman attended Porterville High School in Porterville, California and University of Southern California.


Bill Sharman’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Bill Sharman’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Bill Sharman kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Bill Sharman was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: William Walton Sharman
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Bill Sharman was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Bill Sharman was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Bill Sharman had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Bill Sharman’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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