Frank Gifford

Frank Gifford
1930 - 2015

Frank Gifford  American Football (American)

Francis Newton Gifford (August 16, 1930 – August 9, 2015) was an American football player and television sports commentator. After a 12-year playing career as a running back and flanker for the New York Giants of the National Football League (NFL), h...

Confirmed Relationships5
Longest Relationship32 yrs, 7 mths
Shortest Relationship1 mth
Average Relationship Length13 yrs, 4 mths
First Name Frank
Middle Name Newton
Last Name Gifford
Full Name at Birth Francis Newton Gifford
Alternative Name Giff, Francis Newton Gifford, Francis Gifford
Age 84 (age at death) years
Birthday 16th August, 1930
Birthplace Santa Monica, California, USA
Died 9th August, 2015
Place of Death Greenwich, Connecticut U.S.A.
Cause of Death Natural Causes
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Weight W
Build Athletic
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Leo
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Bakersfield High School, Bakersfield, California
University Bakersfield College, University of Southern California, Usc
Occupation Text Football Player, Sportcaster
Occupation Football (American)
American Football Position Halfback
Draft Drafted by the New York Giants in the 1st round (11th overall) of the 1952 NFL Draft.
Hall of Fame Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1977, finalist in 1971, 1972, 1974, 1975, 1976
Claim to Fame NFL Monday Night Football
Sister Frances Gifford
Family Member Cassidy Gifford (daughter) (actress)
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Frank Gifford84 LeoFootball (American)
Suzen Johnson65 AquariusOther
Kathie Lee Gifford62 LeoTalk Show Host
Astrid Lindley-
Joanne Carson83 LibraSpouse
Maxine Ewart-


Victoria Denise
Female20th February, 195759 years old
Male22nd March, 199026 years old
Female2nd August, 199322 years old


Psych2006Frank Gifford - Color CommentatorTV Show
Jerry Maguire1996Frank GiffordMovie
Spin City1996Frank GiffordTV Show
ABC Monday Night Football1993Movie
Coach1989Frank GiffordTV Show
Life Goes On1989Frank GiffordTV Show
Webster1983Frank GiffordTV Show
The Reporter1964Cameo appearanceTV Show
Turnpike Cop1960Movie
Up Periscope1959Ensign Cy MountMovie
Darby's Rangers1958Squad Member (uncredited)Movie
Sign of the Pagan1954Bit Role (uncredited)Movie
The All American1953Stan PomeroyMovie
Walking My Baby Back Home1953College studentMovie
Bonzo Goes to College1952Football Player (uncredited)Movie
Sally and Saint Anne1952McCarthy's Son (uncredited)Movie
That's My Boy1951Junior Jackson - Football SequencesMovie
The Unknown Man1951Law Student at Commencement (uncredited)Movie
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mensamindJan 19, 2011

Gosh..Cathy Lee is the ugliest most upnoxious human being on tv..cannot watch her..don't know how Mr. Depends puts up with her...oh thats right he's a grandpa and needs a nurse.

sandieJul 16, 2010

I don`t think there are many people who don`t envy what Frank and Kathie have they are the best ever!!!

Gene SwaffordOct 8, 2009

Kathie Lee should resign from the Hoda Show because Kathie can not shut up I don`t know why Frank stayed with her she is rattlebrained idiot.

sue steeleJun 18, 2009

Frank and Kathie Lee are the greatest couple. They are perfect for each other. And wonderful parents. I am sooo happy they stuck together through the tough part...

MarcellaJun 12, 2008

Since my coming to the US I have been admiring the worderful Kathie Lee, her children and I hope that everything will be OK in the Giffords`. They all are wonderful and be blessed.

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