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David Robinson

NBA Center David Robinson
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Profession: NBA Center

United States of America

Biography: A 10-time NBA All-Star, the 1995 NBA MVP, a two-time NBA Champion (1999 and 2003), and a two-time Olympic Gold Medal winner (1992, 1996), he is widely considered to be one of the greatest centers in both college and NBA history.

Born: August 6, 1965
Birthplace: Key West, Florida, USA
Age: 56 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Leo

Married Life

  • 1991-12-16 NBA center David Robinson (26) weds Valerie Hoggatt at a Baptist church ceremony in San Antonio, Texas

Historical Events

  • 1986-01-04 NCAA basketball's David Robinson blocks a record 14 shots
  • 1987-03-12 David Robinson scores 50 points in a NCAA basketball game
  • 1994-04-24 David Robinson scores ties 7th highest total in the NBA - 71

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