|Residence||West New York, New Jersey|
November 13, 1941|
|Died||February 23, 2017
North Bergen, New Jersey
|World Series of Poker|
Main Event finish
|World Poker Tour|
|Final table(s)||1 (+1)|
Manuel "Noli" Francisco (November 13, 1941 – February 23, 2017) was a Filipino American poker player. He had worked as an importer, architect, and real estate entrepreneur. He had been a successful recreational poker player for over 25 years.
Francisco had 14 recorded cashes at the World Series of Poker for over $380,000. His last recorded WSOP in-the-money finish was in 1997.
In August 2005, Noli finished 2nd at the WPT fourth season Battle of Champions, his last recorded tournament result.
His total lifetime live tournament winnings exceeded $1,300,000.
Noli Francisco was the father of Bambi Francisco Roizen, columnist and correspondent at Dow Jones MarketWatch and Nomel Francisco Phillips, an American economist.
He died from kidney failure in February 2017 at age 75.
- "World Poker Tour Champ Noli Francisco Passes Away". www.cardplayer.com. 28 June 2017. Retrieved 2017-10-17.