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Danny Frawley Biography, Age, Death, Wife, Children, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : September 10, 2019

Short Biography

Danny Frawley was born on 08-09-1963 in Ballarat in the state of Victoria, Australia. He was an Australian Football Player, Football Coach, Football Commentator, Football Manager, Administrator & Media Personality.

Danny Frawley Complete Bio & Career

Danny Frawley was a hard-hitting, tough, full back of the old school who gave his university St Kilda a great service in 240 V/AFL games he appeared between 1984 to 1995. He was a natural leader and went on to captain the Saints in a record 177 matches. Winner of his club's best and fairest award in 1988, he achieved All Australian selection the same year, and was a regular member of Victorian state of origin sides for almost a decade. 
After retiring as a player he spent time as an assistant coach at Collingwood before being appointed to the senior coaching post at Richmond in 2000. In five seasons at Punt Road, however, he only managed to get the Tigers into the finals once. Frawley spent time as the president of the AFL Coaches Association and was a TV and radio commentator, and a panel-member of 'Bounce', which aired on the Fox Footy channel. He has also done part time coaching and was one of the most decorated football coaches and players that Australia ever produced.

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Health Issues, Illness and Death Info

He died just the next day of his 56th birthday on 09-09-2019 in Millbrook in the state of Victoria, Australia. He died in a car accident due to a traffic collision at the age of 56.

DEATHDAY 9 September,2019 (Monday)
DEATH PLACE Millbrook, Victoria

Danny Frawley Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Brian Frawley. He had a younger brother named Tony Frawley (CEO of AFL Northern Territory). He was married to Anita Frawley (Living With Footballers Show Host). The couple was blessed with three daughters named Chelsea FrawleyDanielle FrawleyKeeley Frawley. He was the uncle of AFL footballer James Frawley.

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Skin Colour White
Eye Colour Blue
Hair Colour White

Personal Info

Home Town Ballarat, Victoria
Nationality Australian
Religion Christian
Address Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
School N/A
College St Patrick's College, Ballarat
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Playing and Watching Sports
Marital Status Married
Debut 1984
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Car Collections BMW


Favorite Color Yellow
Favorite Sport Football
Favorite Actor Liam Hemsworth
Favorite Food Sea food

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Danny Frawley

  • He was inducted into the Saints' hall of fame in 2007.
  • In his first year as coaching Richmond just missed out of the finals by finishing ninth.
  • His wife Anita Frawley was of Indian origin.
  • Besides Fox Footy, he was also involved with Channel 9.

Danny Frawley Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

Danny Frawley was 56 years 0 month & 1 day old age.