|September 2, 1901
|119 YEARS OLD
|Dec 10, 1977 (age 76)
Adolph Rupp, widely recognized as a legendary basketball coach in Kentucky, is expected to have a net worth of $250 million by 2024. Rupp's immense wealth is a testament to his influential career and immense success in the field. Known for his exceptional coaching skills and unparalleled dedication, Rupp has not only left an indelible mark on the sport but also managed to amass considerable fortunes throughout his career. With his impressive achievements and unmatched talent, Adolph Rupp continues to be remembered as one of the all-time great basketball coaches in Kansas.
Legendary Kentucky head coach compiled a 876–190 record over the course of four decades.
As a kid, he stuffed socks in order to play basketball on his family farm.
The arena where the Kentucky Wildcats basketball team plays is named after him.
Had three brothers named Otto, Henry, Theodore and Alfred, and a sister named Elizabeth.
Only Bobby Knight and three others have more head coach wins than him.