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Michael Jordan

Former American basketball player, principal owner and businessman and chairman of the Charlotte Hornets Michael Jordan was born in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA on the 17/ February/ 1963 to his father James R. Jordan and his mother Sr. Deloris Peoples. Jordan is widely considered to be one of the greatest players of all time.As a youngster, Jordan immediately became interested in sports.He as won the hearts of millions of fans with his famous dunk shot. Jordan earned a basketball scholarship from North Carolina University where he would play under legendary coach Dean Smith. Michael Jordan led the Chicago Bulls to two three peats and total of 6 championships. In all 6 championship finals, Michael Jordan was named the final MVP.Jordan has two older brothers, one older sister and a younger sister.

In 1984, as a member of the winning team in the ‘Summer Olympics’, Michael Jordan won the gold medal.From 1984 to 88, Michael Jordan has received several NBA awards, including ‘Defensive Player of the Year’,’Rookie of the Year’, ‘Slam Dunk Contest Champion’. The athlete has also been titled the ‘NBA Champion’ on several occasions.In 1991,he won another gold medal for his team’s victory at the ‘Summer Olympics’ and same year Sports Illustrated’ magazine named him the ‘Sportsman of the Year’ .

Personal Information

Date Of Birth 17/ February/ 1963
Birth Name Michael Jeffrey Jordan
Birth Place Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Nicknames His Airness, Air Jordan, MJ
Occupation Basketball player, Businessman

Best Known For

*Michael Jeffrey Jordan is known for leading the Chicago Bulls to two three-peats and total of 6 championships. In all 6 championship finals, Michael was named the final MVP.

*Michael was also part of the best  known NBA dream team and  won 4 gold medals in the Olympics in Los Angeles in 1984 and Barcelona in 1992, one at the FIBA Americas Championship in 1992 and one more at the Pan American Games in Caracas in 1983.

Teams

*Washington Wizards (2001-2003)

*Chicago Bulls (1984 – 1993, 1995 – 1998)

Position

Small Forward (SF)
Shooting Guard (SG)
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Nationality American
Religion Christian
Race/Ethnicity African-American
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Bald
Sexual Orientation Straight

Manager

 Michael Jordan Flight School and Michael is signed to Jump Inc.

Education Qualifications

He attended Laney High School in Wilmington, NC, and the University of North Carolina, 1981-84.

Social Networks, Web links

Twitter, Facebook, Myspace, Follow him on YouTube. and Instagram.

Family Information

Spouse Name *Yvette Prieto (m. 2013),

*Juanita Vanoy (m. 1989–2006)

Children Name Marcus Jordan,

Jeffrey Michael Jordan,

Ysabel Jordan, Victoria Jordan

and

Jasmine Mickael Jordan,

Father Name James R. Jordan, Sr.
Mother Name Deloris Peoples
Siblings Name Deloris Jordan,

Roslyn Jordan,

Larry Jordan,

 

James R. Jordan Jr.

Brand Endorsements

Michael has appeared in many TV commercials for WorldCom phone service (1990s),

Coalition on Organ and Tissue Donation (1990s),

Rayovac batteries(1990s),

Michael Jordan cologne (1996),

McDonald’s (1990s),

Gatorade thirst quencher (1990s),

Chevrolet (1990s),

Nike (1990s),

Johnson Hair Products (1980s),

Hanes Underwear (1990s – 2000s),

Single TV commercial:

Presidential Campaign of Bill Bradley (2000),

Renew Rechargeable Batteries (1990s),

Ball Park Franks (1997) ,

MCI 5 cent Sundays (1998),

1-800-COLLECT (2001),

Coca-Cola (mid 1980s),

Hanes Underwear with Kevin Bacon (2007),

Wheaties cereal (1990s),

Hanes Underwear with Cuba Gooding Jr. (2007),

Upper Deck Trading Cards (1993),

Hanes underwear with Matthew Perry (2005).

Hanes Underwear “Talking Shirt Tag” (November 2013),

Print ads for Ball Park Franks (2003), “Sports Illustrated for Kids” (1991)
Michael has signed contracts with Nike, 2K Sports, Upper Deck, Hanes, Gatorade, Presbyterian Healthcare and Five Star Fragrances.

Relationships / Affairs / Girlfriend

*Karla Knafel (1989 – 1991)
*Vanessa Williams.

Michael Jordan Favorite Things

Favorite Food Chicken,Steak, Pizza, Shrimp
Favorite Song Give it your best – Anita Baker
Favorite TV Shows Sanford and Son (1972-1977)
Favorite Color  Red
Favorite Cigarettes Partagas Lusitanias
Favorite Jersey Numbers  11, 3, 13
Favorite Shoes Jordan’s (11s, 3s, 12s, and 13s)

Body Features & Measurements

Height {in Feet} 6′ 6″
Height {in Meters} 1.98 m
Weight {in Pounds} 216 lbs
Weight {in Kilogram} 98 kg
Body Shape‎ ‎Inverted Triangle (T Shape)
Body Type‎ ‎Ectomorph
Hand Length 9.75 inch
Wingspan 6 ft 11.5 inch
Shoe Size 13 (US)
Jersey Size 9 (US)
Jersey Number Michael wore the legendary 23 number that is a retired number from Chicago Bulls, North Carolina and the Miami Heat.

First NBA Game

Michael Jeffrey Jordan was made his debut in NBA with a game against Washington Bullets on October 26, 1984. Jordan scored 16 points and added 6 rebounds and 7 more assists in that game.

His team Chicago, won that game by sixteen points (109-93).

Distinctive Features

Bald head
Long legs and arms
Played with his tongue out
Played with bubble gum in his mouth

First TV Show

He appeared in the TV series Almost Live in 1990.

First Film

He  made his maiden appearance in the movie Kenny Rogers Classic Weekend in 1990.
His first important role in the animated movie Space Jam in 1996, in which he played himself (Michael Jordan), helping the Looney Toons team to win the game against the alien slavers and earn their freedom.

Achievements of Michael Jordan

(1991 – 1993, 1996 – 1998) *6 time NBA champion
(1988, 1991 – 1992, 1996, 1998) *5 time NBA Most Valuable Player
(1991 – 1993, 1996 – 1998) *6 time NBA Finals MVP
(1988 – 1993, 1996 – 1998) *9 time NBA All-Defensive First Team
(1985 – 1993, 1996 – 1998, 2002 – 2003) *14 time NBA All-Star
(1988, 1996, 1998) *3 time NBA All-Star Game MVP
(1987 – 1993, 1996 – 1998) *10 time All-NBA First Team
(1987 – 1993, 1996 – 1998) *10 time NBA scoring champion
(1988, 1990, 1993) *3 times NBA steals champion
(1988) *NBA Defensive Player of the Year
(1991, 1992, 1993) *3 time AP Athlete of the Year
(1987 – 1988) *2 time NBA Slam Dunk Contest champion
(1983 – 1984) *2 time USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year
(1985) *NBA Rookie of the Year
(1985) *NBA All-Rookie First Team
(1982) *NCAA champion
(1983 – 1984) *First-team All-American
*Chicago Bulls all-time leading scorer
(1985) *All-NBA Second Team
(1984) *ACC Player of the Year
(1984) *National College Player of the Year
*NBA’s 50th Anniversary All-Time Team
(1984) *Olympic gold medals in Los Angeles
(1992) *Olympic gold medals Barcelona
(1992) *FIBA Americas Championship gold medal in Portland
(1983) *Pan American Games gold medal in Caracas

Michael Jordan facts

* He is Professional basketball player in the NBA, 1984-93, 1995-98, 2001-03.

*One of NBA’s 50 greatest players of all time (1991).

*In 1984, he dropped out of university with the aim of joining the ‘NBA Draft’.

*in 1984, Michael Jordan was part of a gold medal-winning team that included players like Sam Perkins, Patrick Ewing and Steve Alford.

*In 1991,Chosen by People magazine as one of the 50 Most Beautiful People in the world.

*Michael Jordan has been ranked as one of the greatest sports personalities by several magazines, including ‘SLAM’, and ‘ESPN Sports’.

*One of People magazine’s The Most Intriguing People of the Century (1997).

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