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Bill Bowerman's Death

Born (Birthday) February 19, 1911

Death Date December 24, 1999

Age of Death 88 years

Cause of Death N/A

Profession Entrepreneur

The entrepreneur Bill Bowerman died at the age of 88. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Made the University of Oregon a premier destination for aspiring pro runners. He touched off the jogging craze in the United States and co-founded Nike.

He had two daughters and three sons with his wife Barbara Young Bowerman.

Quotes

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“The magic is in the man, not the 100 miles.” (Bill Bowerman)

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“A teacher is never too smart to learn from his pupils. But while runners differ, basic principles never change. So it’s a matter of fitting your current practices to fit the event and the individual. See, what’s good for you might not be worth a darn for the next guy.” (Bill Bowerman)