Richard Hamilton bio

Birth Name: Richard Hamilton

Occupation: Basketball Player

Place Of Birth: Coatesville

Date Of Birth: February 14, 1978

Date Of Death: December 21, 2004

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Richard Hamilton was born on the 14th of February, 1978. He was popular for being a Basketball Player. Known as “Rip,” he was an NBA shooting guard with a deadly 15-foot jump shot. He helped lead the Detroit Pistons to an NBA Championship in 2004.

Richard Hamilton was born in Coatesville. He played three years of college basketball at the University of Connecticut, leading the team to an NCAA Championship in 1999. He was traded to the Detroit Pistons for Jerry Stackhouse on September 11, 2002.

Richard Hamilton was a Aquarius and was born in the Generation X.

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Richard Hamilton was born in 1970s. The 1970s were a "pivot of change", it was an era of economic struggle, cultural change, and technological innovation. The Seventies saw many women's rights, gay rights, and environmental movements. Discover what happened on this day.

Richard Hamilton is part of the Baby boomers generation. Baby Boomer is the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


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

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Personal Life

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

Richard Hamilton was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Richard Hamilton
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Richard Hamilton was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Richard Hamilton was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Richard Hamilton had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Richard Hamilton’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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