Joe B. Hall Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Akinwalere Olaleye
Sep 02, 2022 By Akinwalere Olaleye
Originally Published on Jun 30, 2022
Edited by Rutvij Joshi
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About Joe B Hall

Joe B Hall was a former basketball coach.

He was born in Kentucky, USA, and his birthday falls on November 30. The coach passed away in 2022 in Lexington.

Joe B Hall is a name recognized by every basketball fan of the Kentucky Wildcats. In his run as a head coach, he led the basketball team to win many championships. Before fame, Hall himself was a player at the University of Kentucky. His experiences in the court allowed him to guide the team to victory. A celebrated name in the sport, Joe B Hall built a successful net worth during his lifetime. Fans celebrate his birthday every year to remember the basketball legend.

Joe B Hall Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What was Joe B Hall’s net worth?

Joe B Hall had a net worth of around $1.5 million.

How much did Joe B Hall earn per year?

Joe B Hall has not revealed his annual earnings yet. 

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall was Joe B Hall?

Joe B Hall was 5 ft 8 in (172.72 cm) tall.

How old was Joe B Hall?

Joe died at the age of 93 on January 15, 2022.

Childhood And Education

Joe B Hall was born on November 30, 1928, in Cynthiana, Kentucky, USA. He had one sister Laura Jane. He studied at the University of Kentucky and played Varsity Basketball for a year. Then Joe B Hall transferred to Sewanee: The University of the South. However, he did not complete his graduation at this University. Instead, in 1955, he finally went back and graduated from the University of Kentucky.

Family, Romance , And Relationships

Who was Joe B Hall’s partner?

Joe B Hall’s spouse was Katharine Dennis Hall. He and his spouse had two children, Kathy Summers and Judy Derrickson.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Joe B Hall was best known as a basketball coach. He started his career as a professional basketball player at university. He began coaching in 1959 as the coach for Regis University till 1964. He joined as an assistant coach for the University of Kentucky and then, after the head coach's retirement, got that position. He remained the head coach for almost a decade. During this period, he led the basketball team to win multiple championships. These include NCAA Division I (1978), three NCAA Division I Regional (1975, 1978, 1984), NIT (1976), MIAA regular season (1965), SEC regular season (1973, 1975, 1977, 1978, 1980, 1982–1984), and SEC Tournament (1984). His accolades made Joe B Hall one of the most revered basketball coaches in America.

Charity Work

The charity work partaken by the late Joe B Hall is not known.

What awards did Joe B Hall win?

Joe B Hall was a successful basketball coach. He led the Kentucky Wildcats to victory in the 1977-78 NCAA Division I. That same year Joe was named the National Coach of the Year. He was also named SEC Coach of the Year four times during his career.

Joe B Hall’s Hobbies And Interests

Joe B Hall's hobbies and interests are not known.

Other Interesting Joe B Hall Facts And Trivia

  • In 2012, a bronze statue of Joe B Hall was unveiled by the University of Kentucky at the Wildcat Coal Lodge. J. Brett Grill, the sculptor, was from Columbia.
  • From 2004 to 2014, Joe B Hall and Denny Crum hosted a sports show on the radio.
  • Joe retired in the year 1985 after losing to St. John's in the NCAA.

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Joe B. Hall Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Joe Beasman Hall

Date of Birth


Date of Death




Place of Birth



Basketball Coach


University of Kentucky

Net Worth



Katharine Dennis Hall


Laura Jane
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Written by Akinwalere Olaleye

Bachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature

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Akinwalere OlaleyeBachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature

As a highly motivated, detail-oriented, and energetic individual, Olaleye's expertise lies in administrative and management operations. With extensive knowledge as an Editor and Communications Analyst, Olaleye excels in editing, writing, and media relations. Her commitment to upholding professional ethics and driving organizational growth sets her apart. She has a bachelor's degree in English Literature from the University of Benin, Edo State. 

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