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November 30, 1931
William Ernest "Bill" Walsh was an American head
football coach of the San Francisco 49ers and Stanford University,
during which time he popularized the West Coast Offense. Walsh went
102-63-1 with the 49ers, winning ten of his fourteen postseason games
along with six division titles, three NFC Championship titles, and three
Super Bowls. He was named the NFL's coach of the year in 1981 and 1984.
Death: July 30, 2007 (age 75)
Walsh was diagnosed with leukemia in 2004. In November 2006, he
confirmed that he was undergoing treatment for the illness. Bill Walsh
died of leukemia at 10:45 am at his home in Woodside, California.
Where are they buried?
- Pacific View Memorial Park Cemetery, Corona del Mar, CA
- Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills), Los Angeles,
- Cremated, ashes scattered in Monterey, California