Chamberlain, Wilton Norman
1936 - Born on August 21st in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. American basketball player.
1959-1960 - He was the NBA Rookie of the Year and Most Valuable Player.
- He joined the Philadelphia Warriors.
1965-1968 - He was named as the NBA Most Valuable Player.
- He was a member of the Philadelphia 76ers and Los Angels Lakers.
- He led the NBA in assists and was named to the league All-Defensive team.
1978 - Chamberlain was elected to the Naismith Hall of Fame.
1979 - He was inducted in the Basketball Hall of Fame.
1984 - Starred in the film, Conan the Destroyer.
1999 - Died on October 12th in Bel-Air, California.
- He helped found the International Volleyball Association and has sponsored several Southern California track teams.
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