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Born in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
Birth NameThomas William Heinsohn
Nickname Ack-Ack
Height 6' 7" (2.01 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Tom Heinsohn was born on August 26, 1934 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Thomas William Heinsohn. He is an actor, known for The Powers of Matthew Star (1982), The NBA on CBS (1973) and The 1984 NBA Finals (1984). He was previously married to Helen J. Weiss.

Spouse (1)

Helen J. Weiss (? - 24 November 2008) (her death)

Trivia (8)

Head Coach of Boston Celtics (1969-1978; 427-263).
Member of 8 NBA Championship teams (1957, 1959-1965).
Named to All-NBA second team 4 times (1961-1964).
1957 NBA Rookie of the Year.
Played basketball for Boston Celtics (1956-1965).
Inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 1986 as a player and in 2015 as a coach.
Inducted into the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame in 2006.
Inducted into the Massachusetts Broadcasters Hall of Fame in 2016, with his broadcast partner Mike Gorman, for their 35 years of broadcasting Boston Celtics games.

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