Currently alive, at 87 years of age.
Elgin Gay Baylor is a US basketball player and coach.
1934 – Born 16th of September in Washington, D.C.
1958 – Baylor led the SU Chieftains to the NCAA championship game.
1959 – Joined the Minneapolis Lakers for the 1958-1959 season.
– NBA rookie of the year.
1960 – Moved to Los Angeles.
1963-1964 – Baylor began to be hampered with knee problems during the 1963-64 season.
1971-1972 – Finally retired nine games because of his nagging knee problems.
1974-1979 – Hired to be an assistant coach and later the head coach for the New Orleans Jazz.
1977 – Elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame.
1980 – Named to the NBA 35th Anniversary All-Time Team.
1986 – Hired by the Los Angeles Clippers as the team’s Vice President of basketball operations.
1996 – Again he was named to the NBA 50th Anniversary All-Time Team.
2006 – Selected as the NBA Executive of the Year.