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Joseph Bohomiel Lapchick
Birth: Apr. 12, 1900
Death: Aug. 10, 1970

Professional Basketball Player. A native of Yonkers, New York, he played the position of center for the Boston Celtics from 1917 to 1936. He later became a coach and coached the St. John's College team from 1936 to 1947, and then the New York Knicks from 1955 to 1966. He led them to three consecutive NBA finals appearances from 1951 to 1953. He later returned to St. John's College and coached them until 1965. (bio by: K) 
 
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  Elizabeth M Sarubbi Lapchick (1904 - 1992)*
 
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Burial:
Oakland Cemetery
Yonkers
Westchester County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: K
Record added: Feb 19, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13392501
Joseph Bohomiel Lapchick
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Joseph Bohomiel Lapchick
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Joseph Bohomiel Lapchick
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One of the greatest. RIP
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