Al Davis

Net Worth: $500'000'000

Al Davis

$500'000'000

Al Davis net worth: Al Davis was an American football coach and executive who had a net worth of $500’000’000. Al Davis was born in Brockton, Massachusetts, on July 5, 1929. From 1972 to 2011, he was the principal owner and general manager of Oakland Raiders NFL. He began his football career as a line coach at Adelphi College in 1950-51 and worked his way up through the amateur football ranks. Davis moved to pro ball. With the advent of the AFL in Los Angeles and became the offensive end coach of the AFL Los Angeles Chargers 1960-62 and was then named head coach and general manager of the afl’€™s struggling Oakland Raiders. In the first three years of their existence, Davis had taken a team that was 9-33 and turned them around in one season. His success in the four seasons he has been head coach led to him being appointed as AFL Commissioner in 1966. His popularity was short-lived when he refused to go along with a proposal in the early “€™70s to merge the AFL and the NFL. It appears Davis had driven players’ salaries up by aggressively campaigning to recruit NFL players to the AFL and the NFL-AFL wanted to merge to solve inflation. Davis objected and quit as Commissioner of the AFL. However, Al davis”€™ glory days were about to begin. The Oakland Raiders became one of the top teams in pro football For a generation winning 13 divisional championships, one AFL title in 1967, and three Super Bowls between 1967 and 1985. In 1985 The Raiders were one of The most famous and storied franchises In all American sports “€“ along with The New York Yankees, Red Sox, Lakers, etc. In 1992 he was inducted as Team and League Administrator into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Allen Davis died on October 8, 2011, at his Oakland home at the age of 82.

ID: 1036090
Published: 19/08/2022
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Jul 04, 1929
Oct 08, 2011
Male
Businessperson, Coach
United States of America

Present Rank:

Historical Rank:

2318

Date of Birth:

Jul 04, 1929

Date of Death:

Oct 08, 2011

Age:

82

Profession:

Businessperson, Coach

Nationality:

United States of America

Gender:

Male

Height:

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