AKA Slater Nelson Martin, Jr.
Birthplace: El Mina, TX
Location of death: Houston, TX
Cause of death: unspecified
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Nationality: United States
Executive summary: NBA Hall of Famer, coach
Military service: US Navy (WWII)
Father: Slater Martin, Sr.
Wife: Faye (d. 1995 heart attack, two sons)
Son: James Henry Martin ("Jim")
High School: Jefferson Davis High School, Houston, TX
University: BA Physical Education, University of Texas at Austin (1949)
Texas Sports Hall of Fame 1964
Basketball Hall of Fame 1982
SPORTS FRANCHISE HISTORY
St. Louis Hawks Head Coach (1957)
St. Louis Hawks (1957-60)
New York Knicks (1956-57)
Minneapolis Lakers (1949-56)
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