How Did Bum Phillips Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Bum Phillips death

The football coach Bum Phillips passed away at age 90, impressive.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Cowboy-hat-wearing NFL coach who turned around the struggling Houston Oilers in the mid-to-late 1970s. He also coached the New Orleans Saints from 1981 to 1985 and retired with 86 career wins.

He had six children with his wife Helen. His son Wade Phillips coached the Dallas Cowboys from 2007 to 2010. He was married to his second wife, Debbie, at the time of his death.

How did Bum Phillips die?

Information about the death of Bum Phillips
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death90 years
ProfessionFootball Coach
BirthdaySeptember 29, 1923
Death dateOctober 18, 2013
Place of deathGoliad, Texas, United States
Place of burialBuried in a private ceremony in Goliad


Winning is only half of it. Having fun is the other half.

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The only discipline that lasts is self-discipline.

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Two kinds of ballplayers aren’t worth a darn: One that never does what he’s told, and one who does nothin’ except what he’s told.

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How do you win? By getting average players to play good and good players to play great. That’s how you win.

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You don’t know a ladder has splinters until you slide down it.

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