Profession: NBA Forward
Why Famous: Named one of the 50 greatest players in National Basketball Association history, he is an Olympic Gold Medal winner (1960), an NCAA National Champion (1960 Ohio State Buckeyes), and an NBA Champion (1973 New York Knicks).
- 1960-09-18 NBA forward Jerry Lucas (20) weds sophomore Treva Geib
- 1974-06-08 NBA forward Jerry Lucas (34) weds second wife Sharalee Beard
- 1960-09-10 Future Hall of Famer Jerry Lucas scores 23 points as the US wins its 5th straight men's basketball Olympic gold medal with a 90-63 drubbing of Brazil at the Rome Games