Dan Rooney

Dan Rooney

American football executive/owner, philanthropist and diplomat
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Daniel Milton "Dan" Rooney (born July 20, 1932) is the former United States Ambassador to Ireland, who served from July 3, 2009 until his resignation in 2012. He is chairman of the Pittsburgh Steelers football team in the National Football League (NFL), which was founded by his father, Art. Rooney was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2000 for his contributions to the game. He is credited with spearheading a requirement that NFL teams with head coach and general manager vacancies interview at least one minority candidate, which has become known as the "Rooney Rule".

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Dan Rooney was born on 20 July 1932 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He was best known as a diplomat. He died on 13 April 2017. Politically, he was affiliated with the Republican Party (USA). His net worth was reported to be $500,000,000 US dollars. His zodiac star sign was Cancer.
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13 April 2017
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84 (age at death)
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