Bill Walsh cause of death

Bill Walsh's Death

Born (Birthday) November 30, 1931

Death Date July 30, 2007

Age of Death 75 years

Cause of Death Leukemia

Profession Football Coach

The football coach Bill Walsh died at the age of 75. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Hall of Fame head coach of the San Francisco 49ers in the 1980s who popularized spread-passing in the West Coast Offense.

He was a running back in the Bay Area.

In nine years with the 49ers he won six division titles, three NFC Championship titles, and three Super Bowls.

Personal Life

He married Geri Nardini in 1954 and he had three kids: Steve, Elizabeth and Craig.

In his very first year as coach of the 49ers he drafted the quarterback Joe Montana from Notre Dame.

How did Bill Walsh die?

Bill Walsh died of leukemia on July 30, 2007, at his home in Woodside, California. Following Walsh’s death, the playing field at the former Candlestick Park was renamed “Bill Walsh Field”.