April 18- Bill Russell becomes first African American head coach

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On this day in 1966 Bill Russell (right) became the first African American head coach

By: Matthew Mendives, Co-Editor-in-Chief

On this day in 1966 Bill Russell became the first African American head coach. He won two championships as a coach.

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