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.
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|FULL NAME:||Bill Bowerman|
|BIRTH DATE:||February 19, 1911|
|AGE:||109 years old|
Bill Bowerman is a Entrepreneur. He had two daughters and three sons with his wife Barbara Young Bowerman. He worked as a journalist and a sometime high-school track coach before he was hired by his alma mater to coach track.
DID YOU KNOW He and Phil Knight, his former trainee, each invested $500 into a company called Blue Ribbon Sports in 1964, importing Japanese Tiger running shoes to the U.S.
FACT He was played by Donald Sutherland in the 1998 movie Without Limits, which centered on his relationship with his most famous trainee, Steve Prefonatine.
Currently, Bill Bowerman is 109 years old. He will celebrate his 110th birthday on a Sunday, February 19th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Bill Bowerman’s zodiac sign is Pisces. According to astrologers, Pieces’ life pursuit is to avoid feeling alone and instead feel connected to others and the world at large and a secret desire to live their dreams and turn fantasies into realities. People of this zodiac sign like to be alone, sleeping, music, romance, swimming, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are: compassionate, artistic, intuitive, gentle, wise, musical, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting, sad, desire to escape reality, can be a victim or a martyr. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces are Virgo, Taurus.
Bill Bowerman was born in the Year of the Pig. People with this sign are nice and good-mannered. They’re always forgiving of other people’s mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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