Obituary of Dick Butkus

Dick Butkus

Richard Marvin Butkus (born on December 9, 1942) was a Football Player who was best known for being a sports commentator. He may have died on October 26th, 2021 (TBV) and his death was possibly because of a heart condition. He was 78 years old.

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Dick Butkus Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Still Alive
    • Full Name: Butkus, Richard Marvin
    • Common Name: Dick Butkus
    • Birth Name: Richard Marvin Butkus
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him/his
    • Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
    • Birth Date: December 09, 1942
    • Age: 78
    • Also Known As: Richard Butkus
    • Category/Genre: Football Player

    • Nationality: American
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Helen Essenhart (married 6 July 1963-present)
    • Father: John Butkus
    • Mother: Emma Butkus
    • Brothers:
      • Sibling: 7 siblings

Death Notice:

  • Date: Still Alive,
  • Place: Unknown
  • Cause of Death: Not Dead/Deceased

Category Tags:

Football Player American Born on December 9th Born in 1942 Born in Illinois

Quotable Quotes:

"You can dream, create, design and build the most wonderful place in the world, but it requires people to make the dream a reality."

"We shall defend our island, whatever the cost may be, we shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; we shall never surrender."

"Success? I don't know what that word means. I'm happy. But success, that goes back to what in somebody's eyes success means."

"A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty."

"Badges? We ain't got no badges! We don't need no badges! I don't have to show you any stinking badges!"

Is Richard Marvin Butkus still alive? According to our unconfirmed records, he has not passed away.

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Wikipedia.org: Dick Butkus
IMDB.com: Dick Butkus

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Last Updated: 2021-10-19 17:00:08
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