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Born in St. Mary's, Pennsylvania, USA
Died in Jupiter, Florida, USA  (pancreatic cancer)
Birth NameCharles Jerome Daly
Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Chuck Daly was born on July 20, 1930 in St. Mary's, Pennsylvania, USA as Charles Jerome Daly. He was married to Terry Daly. He died on May 9, 2009 in Jupiter, Florida, USA.

Spouse (1)

Terry Daly (13 October 1956 - 9 May 2009) (his death) (1 child)

Trivia (12)

Retired from coaching following the 1999 season with the Orlando Magic.
Played college basketball at Bloomsburg(PA) University.
(1989, 1990) Led the Detroit Pistons to back to back NBA championships.
The head coach of the First NBA Dream Team, which many considered to be the greatest ever assembled. [1992]
Is a graduate of Kane (PA) High School.
Considered one of the greatest coaches in NBA history.
Inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame. [1994]
Was the first coach to win both an NBA title and Olympic gold.
Coached eight seasons at Punxsutawney (PA) High School, then spent six years as an assistant at Duke University.
Retired at age 68 because he was tired of traveling. He split his retirement living in suburban Detroit and Jupiter, Florida.
Has one daughter, Cydney, and two grandchildren Sebrina and Connor.
He is survived by his daughter, Cydney Daly, and two grandchildren.

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