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Danny Ainge

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Danny Ainge

NBA Player and Coach


Who is Danny Ainge?

Danny Ainge is a former NBA player and coach, born on March 17, 1959, in Eugene, Oregon. Ainge played basketball at Brigham Young University, where he was named an All-American in 1981. He was then drafted by the Boston Celtics in the second round of the 1981 NBA draft.

During his playing career, Ainge played for several teams, including the Celtics, the Sacramento Kings, the Portland Trail Blazers, and the Phoenix Suns. He won two NBA championships with the Celtics in 1984 and 1986.

After retiring from playing in 1995, Ainge went on to become a successful executive and coach in the NBA. He was the head coach of the Phoenix Suns from 1996 to 1999, and then became the executive director of basketball operations for the Celtics in 2003.

In his role as an executive, Ainge was responsible for rebuilding the Celtics into a championship contender. He made several key trades and draft picks that helped the team win the NBA championship in 2008.


Some of the most recently added connections of famous kin for Danny Ainge

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Zach Snyder

Filmmaker

9th cousin 2 times removed
via Edmund Freeman Jr.

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Zach Snyder

Filmmaker

11th cousin 1 time removed
via Gov. Thomas Prence

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Martha Plimpton

TV, Movie & Stage Actress

7th cousin
via Cyrus Richmond

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Ann Morgan Guilbert

TV and Movie Actress

10th cousin 3 times removed
via William Brewster

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William Egan

1st Governor of Alaska

10th cousin 3 times removed
via William Brewster

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Taylor Lautner

TV and Movie Actor

13th cousin
via William Brewster

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Diane Brewster

TV and Movie Actress

10th cousin 3 times removed
via William Brewster

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Parker Stevenson

TV and Movie Actor

10th cousin 3 times removed
via William Brewster

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Lyman Spitzer

Astronomer and Theoretical Physicist

11th cousin 2 times removed
via William Brewster

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Parker Stevenson

TV and Movie Actor

9th cousin
via Edward Richmond

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Ray Stanton Avery

Founder, Avery Dennison Corp.

8th cousin 5 times removed
via William Brewster

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Ali Wentworth

TV Actress and Comedienne

12th cousin
via Edmund Freeman

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Tamera Mowry

TV Actress

12th cousin
via Gov. Thomas Prence

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Tamera Mowry

TV Actress

12th cousin
via Edmund Freeman

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Tia Mowry

TV Actress

12th cousin
via Edmund Freeman

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Tia Mowry

TV Actress

12th cousin
via Gov. Thomas Prence

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Abraham Belknap

(c1590 - 1643)
Great Migration Immigrant 1638

10th great-grandfather

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Shannon Woodward

TV and Movie Actress

12th cousin
via Edmund Freeman

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Eva Marie Saint

TV and Movie Actress

9th cousin 4 times removed
via William Brewster

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Roger Nash Baldwin

Co-Founder of the ACLU

9th cousin 4 times removed
via William Brewster

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George Winston

New Age Pianist

12th cousin 1 time removed
via William Brewster

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Tom Brokaw

TV Journalist and Author

11th cousin 2 times removed
via William Brewster

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John Dewey

Philosopher and Education Reformer

7th cousin 6 times removed
via William Brewster

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Susan Dey

TV and Movie Actress

11th cousin 1 time removed
via Edmund Freeman

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Susan Dey

TV and Movie Actress

11th cousin 1 time removed
via Gov. Thomas Prence

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Danny Ainge photo by City of Boston Archives (CC BY 2.0)