Dick Vitale Rank
About Dick Vitale
Dick Vitale is a renowned American basketball sporstcaster and author who goes by the moniker “Dickie V”. Prior to his successful career in broadcasting, he was a basketball coach. He was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame and the Little League Museum Hall of Excellence in 2008 and 2012 respectively.
He is the son of Mae and John Vitale. He got married to Lorraine McGrath in 1971 and had two daughters with her.
He became blind in his left eye during his childhood years in an accident involving a pencil. According to him, he was teased intensely at school because of his eye. He once stated in an interview that he almost got out of the television business after a fan made a nasty comment about his eye.
Dick Vitale Rank
Dick Vitale's Popularity
Dick Vitale is a famous American sportscaster, who was born on June 9, 1939. As a person born on this date, Dick Vitale is listed in our database as the 19th most popular celebrity for the day (June 9) and the 21st most popular for the year (1939).
People born on June 9 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Dick Vitale is the 751st most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Dick Vitale's birthday, Dick Vitale is the 5300th most famous American and ranks 3rd in famous people born in Passaic, New Jersey, U.S.
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