Joe Paterno

Joe Paterno
1926 - 2012

Joe Paterno  American Football (American)


Joe Paterno passed away on 22nd Jan 2012 aged 85. His last relationship was when Joe Paterno and Suzanne Pohland were married for 49 years before Joe Paterno died aged 85.


Joe Paterno was previously married to Suzanne Pohland (1962 - 2012).

Joe Paterno had 5 children, Diana, Joseph Jr. , Mary Kay, David and Scott.


Joe Paterno is a 85 year old American Football (American) Player. Born Joseph Vincent Paterno on 21st December, 1926 in Brooklyn, New York, USA, he is famous for Former football coach for Pennsylvania State University. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Joe Paterno is a member of the following lists: Joe Paterno, American military personnel of Italian descent and American male writers.


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Confirmed Relationships1
Longest Relationship49 yrs, 8 mths
Shortest Relationship49 yrs, 8 mths
Average Relationship Length49 yrs, 8 mths
First Name Joe
Middle Name Vincent
Last Name Paterno
Full Name at Birth Joseph Vincent Paterno
Alternative Name Joe Pa, Joe
Age 85 (age at death) years
Birthday 21st December, 1926
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York, USA
Died 22nd January, 2012
Place of Death State College, Pennsylvania, USA
Cause of Death Lung Cancer
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Distinctive Feature Thick Pair Of Glasses
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Football Coach
Occupation Football (American)
Claim to Fame Former football coach for Pennsylvania State University

Joseph Vincent "Joe" Paterno (/pəˈtɜrnoʊ/; December 21, 1926 – January 22, 2012), sometimes referred to as "JoePa", was an American college football player and coach who was the head coach of the Penn State Nittany Lions from 1966 to 2011. With 409 victories, Paterno is the winningest coach in FBS history. His career ended with his dismissal from the team as a result of the Penn State child sex abuse scandal.

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