American college football coach, professional football coach
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About Dan Devine
Dan Devine has been considered as one of the most successful coaches in the history of college football. He decided to go into coaching in 1950 after his short playing career. The celebrated American football coach began his career with the Michigan State University’s football team as one of their assistant coaches.
In 1955, he was named as the head coach of Arizona State and helped them to win the Border Conference two years later. He went on to coach Missouri before joining Notre Dame in 1975. During his five years spell with the institution, he won the national championship.
Prior to agreeing a deal with Notre Dame, Devine managed the Green Bay Packers in the National Football League.
He spent the majority of his childhood with his uncle and aunt. He lost his wife in 2000.
Devine’s love for football grew during his time at Proctor High School. He continued his education at the University of Minnesota Duluth (then known as the Duluth State Teachers College).
This legend was selected into the highly-rated College Football Hall of Fame in 1985.
During the Second World War, he served as a member of the Army Air Corps.
Chelcie Ross, an American actor, portrayed his character in the 1993 film titled “Rudy”.
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F.A.Q. about Dan Devine
When is his birthday?
Dan Devine's birthday is on December 22, 1924.
In how many days is his birthday?
Dan's birthday is in 276 days
How old was Dan when he died?
He was 77 years old.
When did he die?
He died in May 9, 2002.
How old would he be today?
Dan Devine would be 98 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Dan from?
He was born in Augusta, Wisconsin, U.S..