Franco “Dok” Harris will be discussed in this article. We will look at his career and that of his parents.
Who is Franco “Dok” Harris?
He is the son of famous American football running back,Franco Harris.
Franco Dok Harris is the only son of his father. His father shared him with his mother, Dana Dokmanovich.
Dok Harris as he is famously known is said to be an inventor, broadcast personality as well as a an entrepreneur.
Franco Dok Harris full name is Franco Dokmanovich Harris. What a name?
This name is a blend of his father and mother’s name. His mother’s name is Dana Dokmanovich and his father’s name is Franco Harris.
Franco Dok Harris parents decided to give him their names.
He is also the owner of healthy bakery product company. The name of the bakery is Super bakery.
It is said his mother did not consent to allow her son enter the world of football after his father.
Franco Dok Harris attended Princeton University and majored in politics.
Not satisfied with that lone, he further pursued law at the University of Pittsburgh school of law.
The only child of Franco Harris and his wife further studied at the Carnegie Mellon University for his M.B.A.
He is said to have been celeb student while at the University: hosting shows on television.
Franco Dok Harris won the Global Moot Corp which he took part in 2006.
As part of his winning prize, Franco Dok Harris was to ring the bell to open the NASDAQ which i said to be a memorable encounter.
This was an opportunity which is reserved for “Disneyland for execs.”
Franco Dok Harris declared his intention to contest for the mayor-ship of Pittsburgh.
Though he did not win, he managed to get to the second position in the election. He garnered 25% of the total votes.
Who was Franco Harris? Dana Dokmanovich husband
Franco Harris died at the age of 72. He was an American footballer who played as a running back.
He was born on 7th March,1950 and unfortunately passed away on 21st December,2022.
He was nicknamed the”The Immaculate Reception” due to his most excellent plays in his professional career.
He was a 1972 first round pick of the Steelers. This was after his college career which was with the Penn State Nittany Lions.
It was the Steelers who gave Franco, his first experience in the NFL and he stayed with them for twelve years.
Franco Harris made a change over and headed to Seahawks. His last years which was his 13th and 14th year was with the Seahawks.
Franco had the honour of being inducted into the Football Hall of Fame in 1990 in the pro division.
Who is Dana Dokmanovich?
She is the wife of ex- American footballer, Franco Harris. Though Dana Dokmanovick is not known publicly as she chose to live her life in private.
Dana Dokmanovick had a son with her late husband.
The name of their son is Franco Dok Harris. Franco brother was Pete Harris who died in 2006 from heart attack.