Allen Kelley

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Allen Kelley
Personal information
Born (1932-12-24)December 24, 1932
Dearing, Kansas
Died August 13, 2016(2016-08-13) (aged 83)
Lawrence, Kansas
Nationality American
Listed height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Listed weight 164 lb (74 kg)
Career information
High school McCune (McCune, Kansas)
College Kansas (1951–1954)
NBA draft 1954 / Round: 7 / Pick: 56th overall
Selected by the Milwaukee Hawks
Position Guard
Career highlights and awards

Earl Allen Kelley (December 24, 1932 – August 13, 2016) was an American basketball player who competed in the 1960 Summer Olympics.

Born in Dearing, Georgia, he was part of the American basketball team, which won the gold medal in 1960. Kelley died at the age of 83 on August 13, 2016 in Lawrence, Kansas.[1]

He was the brother of 1952 gold medalist Dean Kelley.


  1. ^ Newell, Jesse (August 13, 2016). "Former KU basketball great Al Kelley dies at age 83". Kansas City Star. Retrieved August 14, 2016. 

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