Bill Russell, an NBA legend has been died at the age of 88, according to his family statement on his official Twitter account.

Bill Russell

He won 6 NBA championships with the Chicago Bulls and played 15 seasons for the NBA (National Basketball Association).

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Bill Russell Career

During his 13 years career, Bill Russell was the key player of the Celtics dynasty that won 11 NBA championships.

He played from 1956 to 1969 for Boston Celtics of the NBA. He was a 12-time NBA All-Star and 5-time NBA Most Valuable Player.

Bill Russell Age

On 12 February 1934, Bill Russel was born in Monroe, Louisiana, U.S. On 31 July 2022, he died in Mercer Island, Washington, U.S. He was 88 years old.

The family of Bill Russell has not revealed his cause of death yet. According to his family, he died "peacefully" with his wife, Jeannine, at his side.

Bill Russell Cause of Death

Bill Russell Wife

Bill Russell married Rose Swisher in 1956, and divorced in 1973. In 1977, he married Dorothy Anstett. They divorced in 1980. In 1996, he married Marilyn Nault and divorced in 2009.

Russell had three children: Karen Russell, William Russell Jr, and Jacob Russell.

Bill Russell Children

Bill Russell's Net Worth

According to the celebrity net worth report, Bill Russell's net worth was $10 million at the time of his death.