Red Holzman

Red Holzman bio

Birth Name: William Holzman

Occupation: Basketball Coach

Place Of Birth: New York

Date Of Birth: August 10, 1920

Date Of Death: November 13, 1998

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Red Holzman was born on the 10th of August, 1920. He was best known for being a Basketball Coach. Hall of Fame coach who led the New York Knicks to their first two NBA championships in 1970 and 1973.

Red Holzman was born in New York. He was rookie of the year in 1945 with the NBL Rochester Royals. He always coached his team to be selfless and play together which showed that teamwork can overcome even great all-around stars.

Red Holzman was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Red Holzman 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 Holzman is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Red’s William Holzman attended Franklin K. Lane in Brooklyn, New York and City College of New York.


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

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Personal Life

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

Red Holzman was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: William Holzman
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Red Holzman was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Red Holzman was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Red Holzman had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Red Holzman’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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