|Birth||August 5, 1937|
|Death||August 11, 2003|
|Occupation||Coach of the 1980 U.S. Olympic team|
Herb Brooks was the real-life Head Coach of the 1980 U.S. Olympic team. He was portrayed by Kurt Russell in the 2004 film Miracle. The film was dedicated to him and he also served as a consultant during it's production.