Lovie Smith

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Lovie Lee Smith
  • Birth Place: Gladewater, TX
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 05/08/1958, Taurus
  • Profession: Pro-football coach
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Lovie Smith Fast Facts:
  • Named after his great-aunt Lavana because his parents thought they were having a girl.
  • Aspired to be a football coach since sixth grade.
  • Voted Most Likely to Succeed by his high-school class.
  • Has dedicated much of his time to the American Diabetes Association; his mother suffers from Type-2 Diabetes and is blind due to the disease.
  • Became the head coach of the Chicago Bears in 2004.
  • In 2007 he became the first African-American head coach to lead his team to the Super Bowl. The Colts' Tony Dungy followed literally a few hours later.
  • Lovie Smith Relationships:
  • Matthew Smith - Son
  • Miles Smith - Son
  • Thurman Smith - Father
  • Mae Smith - Mother
  • MaryAnne Smith - Wife
  • Mikal Smith - Son
  • College:
  • University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK

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