Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

NBA Legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Full Name: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar [Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor, Jr.]

United States of America

Profession: NBA Legend
Why Famous: Played 20 seasons in the NBA for the Milwaukee Bucks and Los Angeles Lakers. During his career as a center, he won the MVP award a record six times and was named an NBA All-Star a record 19 times. He won six NBA championships as a player and two as an assistant coach.

Born: April 16, 1947 (71 years old)
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries

Married Life

  • 1971-05-28 NBA center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (24) weds school teacher Janice Brown

Historical Events in the Life of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

  • 1969-04-02 Milwaukee Bucks sign (Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (Lew Alcindor)
  • 1972-03-22 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar named NBA MVP
  • 1984-04-05 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar breaks Wilt Chamberlain's all-time career scoring record of 31,419 points (31,421)
  • 1987-02-24 LA Laker Kareem Abdul-Jabbar scores his 36,000th NBA point
  • 1989-04-04 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's last NBA game in Seattle
  • 1989-04-23 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar plays his last game as a Laker
  • 1990-03-20 LA Lakers retires Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's #33

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