Broadway Joe earned his name for being a rock star on and off the field. From dating Hollywood’s hottest actress Raquel Welch to telling ESPN reporter Suzy Kolber that he wanted to kiss her during a live interview, Namath was/is a legend. Here to you, Joe!
Joe Namath and Farrah Fawcett tape a Noxzema shaving cream commercial December 4, 1981 in New York City. (Photo by Yvonne Hemsey/Getty Images) Broadway Joe, Joe Namath arrives at his East Side oasis Bachelors III party with Suzy Storm. (Photo by Carmine Donofrio/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images) American actor Raquel Welch and American football player Joe Namath attend the Academy Awards together, Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Fotos International/Getty Images) New York Jets' quarterback Joe Namath relaxing in his E. 70th St. penthouse with a football book and his left knee in a cast. (Photo by Leonard Detrick/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images) American professional football player (and occasional actor) Joe Namath and American singer and actress Cher (born Cherilyn Sarkisian LaPiere), both dressed in overalls and straw hats, appear in a skit on 'The Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour,' January 25, 1973. (Photo by CBS Photo Archive/Getty Images) New York Jets Hall of Fame quarteback Joe Namath #12 looks on during a 37-15 win over the San Diego Chargers on November 24, 1968 at San Diego Stadium in San Diego, California. (Photo by Richard Stagg/Getty Images) New York Jets' Gerry Philbin talks to Joe Namath wearing his sheepskin coat standing on the sidelines. (Photo by Dan Farrell/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images) Former New York Jets' quarterback Joe Namath with Mrs. Jo Anne Miller at party for Frank Sinatra at Waldorf. (Photo by Richard Corkery/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images) Ann Margret and NFL quarterback Joe Namath of the New York Jets have a laugh during a Press Party for 'C.C. and Company' on April 9, 1970 at The Whiskey-A-Go-Go in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by /Getty Images) Unable to play in game against the Pats, Joe Namath hunches in fur coat at frigid Shea Stadium. (Photo by Dan Farrell/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images) Quarterback Joe Namath #12 of the New York Jets, in street clothes on the sidelines circa early 1970's during an NFL football game at Shea Stadium in Flushing, New York. Namath played for the Jets from 1965-76. (Photo by Focus on Sport/Getty Images) A portrait shows New York Jets quarterback Joe Namath #12 in a fancy fur-lined coat in 1971. (Photo by Focus on Sport/Getty Images) William Smith and Joe Namath laugh in a scene from the film 'C. C. and Company', 1970. (Photo by Avco Embassy/Getty Images) Joe Namath and daughter's Jessica Grace and Olivia Rose arrive at the 2010 ESPY Awards at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on July 14, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/FilmMagic) Pictured: (l-r) Elke Sommer, Joe Namath, host Johnny Carson -- Photo by: Margaret Norton/NBCU Photo Bank