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Dolph Schayes

AKA Adolph Schayes

Born: 19-May-1928
Birthplace: Bronx, NY
Died: 10-Dec-2015
Location of death: Syracuse, NY
Cause of death: Cancer - unspecified

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Basketball

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: NBA Hall of Famer, coach

Strong-rebounding power forward from the NBA's early era.

Father: Carl Schayes (b. 1901)
Mother: Teria Schayes (b. 1911)
Brother: Frederick Schayes (b. 1927)
Brother: Herman Schayes (b. 1934)
Wife: Naomi (until his death, two daughters, two sons)
Daughter: Debra Schayes
Daughter: Carolyn Schayes
Son: David Schayes
Son: Danny Schayes (NBA player, b. 10-May-1959)

    High School: DeWitt Clinton High School, Bronx, NY (1945)
    University: BS, New York University (1948)

    Basketball Hall of Fame 1973
    NBA Top 50 Players 1996
    Jewish Ancestry Maternal and Paternal
    Romanian Ancestry Maternal and Paternal

    Buffalo Braves Head Coach (1970-72)
    Philadelphia 76ers Head Coach (1963-66)
    Philadelphia 76ers Forward/Center (1963-64)
    Syracuse Nationals Forward/Center (1948-63)

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