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Don Shula

Don ShulaAKA Donald Francis Shula

Born: 4-Jan-1930
Birthplace: Grand River, OH
Died: 4-May-2020
Location of death: Indian Creek, FL
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Football

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Miami Dolphins coach

One-time Sports Illustrated Man of the Year, won 347 games over the span of 33 seasons. Retired in 1995.

Wife: Dorothy Bartish (m. 1958, d. 25-Feb-1991, five children)
Son: Mike Shula
Son: Dave Shula (former Bengals Head Coach, b. 28-May-1959)
Daughter: Donna
Daughter: Sharon
Daughter: Annie
Wife: Mary Anne Stephens (m. 16-Oct-1993, until his death)

    High School: Harvey High School, Painesville, OH
    University: John Carroll University
    University: AS Physical Education, Case Western Reserve University (1954)
    Coach: Assistant Coach, University of Kentucky (1959)

    Joe Foss Institute National Advisory Board
    McCain-Palin Victory 2008
    Overcoming Obstacles Board of Advisors
    Pro Football Hall of Fame 1997
    Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year 1993
    Endorsement of NutriSystem

    Miami Dolphins Head Coach (1970-95)
    Baltimore Colts Head Coach (1963-69)
    Detroit Lions Defensive Coordinator (1960-62)
    Washington Redskins (1957)
    Baltimore Colts (1953-56)
    Cleveland Browns (1951-52)

    Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (4-Feb-1994) · Himself

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Author of books:
The Winning Edge (1973, with Lou Sahadi)
Everyone's a Coach (1995, with Kendra Blanchard)
The Little Black Book of Coaching: Motivating People to be Winners (2001, with Kendra Blanchard)

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