Chicago Bulls in History

Events in Sport

  • 1968-10-16 Milwaukee Bucks play their 1st game losing 89-84 to Chicago Bulls
  • 1968-11-23 Milwaukee Bucks make their 1st NBA trade, giving Bob Love & Bob Weiss to Chicago Bulls for Flynn Robinson

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1974-10-18 Chicago Bull Nate Thurmond becomes 1st in NBA to complete a quadruple double-22 pts, 14 rebounds, 13 assists & 12 blocks

NBA Forward Nate Thurmond
NBA Forward
Nate Thurmond
  • 1986-12-10 Atlanta Hawk Dominique Wilkins scores 57 points vs Chicago Bulls

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1987-02-26 NBA's Michael Jordan's 58 points in one game is a Chicago Bulls record

Basketball Superstar Michael Jordan
Basketball Superstar
Michael Jordan

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1997-01-15 Chicago Bull Dennis Rodman kicks cameraman, Eugene Amosin the groin

Basketball Player Dennis Rodman
Basketball Player
Dennis Rodman
  • 1997-06-13 51st NBA Championship: Chicago Bulls beat Utah Jazz 4, games to 2

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1997-12-23 Chicago Bulls coach Phil Jackson is quickest to reach 500 wins (682 games)

  • 1998-06-14 52nd NBA Championship: Chicago Bulls beat Utah Jazz, 4 games to 2
  • 2016-01-03 Jimmy Butler breaks Michael Jordan's Chicago Bulls record for points in a half, scoring 40 of his 42 points in the second half to lead the Bulls in a 115-113 victory over the Toronto Raptors

Birthdays in Sport

  • 1940-02-22 Chet Walker, NBA all-star forward (Chicago Bulls)
  • 1948-02-22 Dennis Awtrey, NBA center (Chicago Bulls, Suns)
  • 1955-11-22 James Edwards, NBA center (Chicago Bulls)
  • 1957-07-30 Bill Cartwright, basketball player (NY Knicks, Chicago Bulls)
  • 1960-09-29 John MacBeth Paxson, NBA Guard (Chicago Bulls)

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1961-05-13 Dennis Rodman, NBA forward (Chicago Bulls), born in Trenton, New Jersey

Basketball Player Dennis Rodman
Basketball Player
Dennis Rodman
  • 1962-01-04 Joe Kleine, NBA center (Phoenix Suns, Chicago Bulls)

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1963-02-17 Michael Jordan, American NBA guard/forward (Chicago Bulls) and sports superstar, born in Chicago, Illinois

Basketball Superstar Michael Jordan
Basketball Superstar
Michael Jordan
  • 1963-04-26 Bill Wennington, NBA center (Chicago Bulls)
  • 1964-01-20 Ron Harper, NBA guard (Chicago Bulls)
  • 1964-01-27 Jack Haley, NBA center (Chicago Bulls)
  • 1965-09-27 Steve Kerr, NBA guard (Chicago Bulls)
  • 1968-05-22 Randy Brown, NBA guard (Chicago Bulls)
  • 1968-06-19 Jud Buechler, NBA guard/forward (Chicago Bulls)
  • 1968-09-18 Toni Kukoc, NBA forward (Chicago Bulls)
  • 1969-01-19 Luc Longley, NBA center (Chicago Bulls)
  • 1971-01-12 Scott Burrell, NBA guard/forward (Chicago Bulls, Charlotte Hornets)
  • 1972-04-06 Dickey Simpkins, NBA forward (SF Warriors, Chicago Bulls)
  • 1973-06-12 Jason Caffey, NBA forward (Chicago Bulls)
  • 1973-12-10 Rusty LaRue, NBA guard (Chicago Bulls)
  • 1974-10-09 Keith Booth, NBA forward (Chicago Bulls)
  • 1982-01-17 Dwyane Wade, American basketball player (Miami Heat, Chicago Bulls), born in Chicago, Illinois

Weddings in Sport


HeartWedding of Interest

1998-11-14 Chicago Bulls NBA player Dennis Rodman (37) weds "Baywatch" actress Carmen Electra (26) at Little Chapel of the Flowers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Basketball Player Dennis Rodman
Basketball Player
Dennis Rodman
Actress Carmen Electra
Actress
Carmen Electra

Deaths in Sport

  • 2009-02-26 Johnny Kerr, Basketball player and Chicago Bulls broadcaster (b. 1932)