Dinah Mattingly Biography
|Date of Birth:||1954 , November-16|
|Age:||64 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Birth Place/City||United State of America|
|Famous for||Wife of Larry Bird|
|Married to||Larry Bird (M.1989)|
|Children||Connor Bird, Mariah Bird|
|Education||Terre Haute, Indiana Sate University.|
Dinah Mattingly is an American woman who rose to fame after getting married to a former basketball player and former coach Larry Bird. She has been married to Bird for almost three decades and they are living their happy life together. Larry and Dinah even adopted a son and a daughter.
Early Life And Wiki Of Dinah Mattingly
Dinah Mattingly was born on November 16, 1954, in the United States of America under the zodiac sign of Scorpio. People who are born under this zodiac sign have the personality like good leadership and are always aware of the situation.
She completed her high school education form Terre Haute. After she completed high school, she went to Indiana State University for further education.
Dinah Mattingly's Career
Dinah Mattingly is a normal American woman who is not known to be involved in any money-making work. She started to came in fame after she started dating a former basketball player and former coach Larry Bird. Mattingly hasn't revealed what she was involved in before she met her husband Bird.
Her husband, on the other hand, is a renowned basketball player. She started playing basketball from his high school. He attended the Indiana State University where he played for the team Sycamores. Under his leadership, his team was able to make an appearance at the NCAA tournament.
His team lost the championship but he was awarded the player of the year award for his incredible performance. While he was playing for Sycamores, he got many offers but he declined all those offers. After playing for Sycamores he was drafted by Boston Celtics for a whopping 3.25 million.
He won 3 championships with his team, and Bird has got three straight league MVPs, Two NBA Finals MVPs, NBA Rookie of the Year. He retired from NBA in 1992 after suffering from back injuries.
Dinah Mattingly's Net Worth
Dinah Mattingly has not disclosed her career path so her incomes and net worth is also behind the radar at the present. She is not known to be involved in any money making work, so as of now, we can speculate that, she is just spending her time as a housewife.
What Is Her Husband Larry Bird's Net Worth?
Her Husband Larry Bird has an estimated net worth of $55 million. In 1979, he signed with Celtics for $3.25 million to play in their team for 5 years.
During his career, Larry earned about $26 million. Even after his retirement, he won the NBA coach of the Year award in 1998 and NBA Executive of the year in 2012.
Dinah Mattingly's Personal Life
Dinah Mattingly, aged 64 years is a married woman. She married NBA star Larry Bird on October 31, 1989, in Indiana, United States. Their wedding was organized privately which was attended by close friends and relatives only. They first met at their college and started dating there.
After dating for many years, they got engaged in the late 1980s and tied the knot in 1989. After their marriage, they adopted two children; a son and a daughter. In February 2013, their son Connor Bird made headlines when he was arrested at Indiana University.
He was charged with attempted murder after he tried to hit his ex-girlfriend with his car. He also faced several other charges including possession of marijuana, intimidation with a weapon, and criminal mischief. Later he was released after he was acquitted of all the charges.
Dinah Mattingly also has a stepdaughter Corrie Bird, who was born on August 14, 1977, to Larry and his previous wife Janet Condra.