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Tom Heinsohn (1934–2020)

Thomas William Heinsohn (born August 26, 1934) is an American retired professional basketball player. He has been associated with the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association (NBA) for six decades as a player, coach and broadcaster. He played for the Celtics from 1956 to 1965, and also coached the team from 1969 to 1978. See full bio »

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The 1984 NBA Finals Self - Color Commentator


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 1982-1986 Miller Lite: Tastes Great, Less Filling (TV Series short)
- Alumni Bowling (1982)
- Mexican Food (1982)
 1983 The Powers of Matthew Star (TV Series)
- Starr Knight (1983) ... Coach
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Other Works:

TV commercial: Miller Lite beer (as Tommy Heinsohn) with Bob Uecker "Famous Comet Watchers (Halley's Comet)" See more »

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2 Print Biographies | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Tommy Heinshohn | Tommy Heinsohn


6' 7" (2.01 m)


Helen J. Weiss  (her death)

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Named to All-NBA second team 4 times (1961-1964). See more »



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