As per our current Database, Doug Collins is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: May 10, 2020).
Currently, Doug Collins is 72 years, 7 months and 2 days old. Doug Collins will celebrate 73rd birthday on a Sunday 28th of July 2024. Below we countdown to Doug Collins upcoming birthday.
|72 years old
|July 28, 1951 (Christopher, IL)
Doug Collins’s zodiac sign is Leo. According to astrologers, people born under the sign of Leo are natural born leaders. They are dramatic, creative, self-confident, dominant and extremely difficult to resist, able to achieve anything they want to in any area of life they commit to. There is a specific strength to a Leo and their "king of the jungle" status. Leo often has many friends for they are generous and loyal. Self-confident and attractive, this is a Sun sign capable of uniting different groups of people and leading them as one towards a shared cause, and their healthy sense of humor makes collaboration with other people even easier.
Doug Collins was born in the Year of the Rabbit. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rabbit enjoy being surrounded by family and friends. They’re popular, compassionate, sincere, and they like to avoid conflict and are sometimes seen as pushovers. Rabbits enjoy home and entertaining at home. Compatible with Goat or Pig.
4-time NBA All-Star guard/forward for the Philadelphia 76ers from 1973 to 1981, became an NBA coach after retirement; played for Team USA in the controversial gold medal game against the Soviet Union at the 1972 Munich Olympics.
He played three years of college basketball at Illinois State before the 76ers selected him first overall in the 1973 NBA Draft.
In his first season as coach of the Philadelphia 76ers in 2010-11, the team knocked off the #1 seeded Chicago Bulls in the first round of the Eastern Conference Playoffs.
He had two children, Chris and Kelly, with his wife Kathy.
After a string of playoff exits with the Chicago Bulls in the late 1980s, his assistant Phil Jackson replaced him as the team coach.