Profession: NBA Guard
Why Famous: Widely regarded to be one of the greatest shooting guards in NBA history, averaging at least 14 points per game in all 14 of his ABA and NBA seasons.
- 1976-07-07 NBA guard George Gervin (24) weds Joyce King
- 1984-10-16 Joyce King divorces NBA guard George Gervin (32) after nearly 8 years of marriage
- 1985-10-09 NBA guard George Gervin (33) weds Joyce King in Bexar County, Texas
- 1978-04-09 In separate NBA games Denver's David Thompson scores 73 points & San Antonio's George Gervin scores 63 points (33 in 1 quarter)
- 1980-02-03 30th NBA All-Star Game, Capital Centre, Landover, Md: East beats West, 144-136 (OT); MVP: George Gervin, San Antonio Spurs, SF