Richie Niemiera, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Richie Niemiera

Professional basketball player

Date of Birth: 26-May-1921

Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois, United States

Date of Death: 27-Dec-2003

Profession: basketball player

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Gemini

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About Richie Niemiera

  • John Richard Niemiera (May 26, 1921 – December 27, 2003) was an American professional basketball player and coach.
  • He spent two season in the National Basketball League (NBL) and one season in the Basketball Association of America (BAA) and one season in the National Basketball Association (NBA).
  • During his NBL career he played for the Fort Wayne Zollner Pistons during the 1946–47 and 1947–48 seasons.
  • He continued playing for the Pistons once they joined the BAA.
  • During his final season in the NBA, Niemiera played for Anderson Packers after being traded by the Pistons along with Charles B.
  • Black for Ralph Johnson and Howie Schultz.
  • He attended the University of Notre Dame.

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