Shaquille O'Neal

Basketball Player Shaquille O'Neal Full Name: Shaquille O'Neal

United States of America

Profession: Basketball Player
Why Famous: Won three consecutive NBA championships from 2000-2002 as a member of the Los Angeles Lakers. Won a fourth NBA championship as a member of the Miami Heat in 2006.

Also won the 1999-2000 MVP award and three NBA Finals MVP awards. Ranks 3rd all-time in field goal percentage (58.2%), largely because of his ability to dunk the basketball.

Born: March 6, 1972 (46 years old)
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, USA

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces

Married Life

  • 2002-12-26 Los Angeles Lakers center Shaquille O'Neal (30) weds Shaunie Nelson at The Beverly Hills Hotel's Crystal Garden

Historical Events in the Life of Shaquille O'Neal

  • 1992-08-07 The Orlando Magic signs NBA No. 1 draft pick Shaquille O'Neal
  • 2000-06-19 Los Angeles Lakers beat Indiana Pacers 4-2 in NBA finals MVP: Shaquille O'Neal, L.A.
  • 2002-06-12 Los Angeles Lakers beat New Jersey Nets 4-0 in NBA finals MVP: Shaquille O'Neal, L.A.

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