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1978 – Kobe Bean Bryant was born on August 23rd, 1978 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. An All-Star shooting guard in the National Basketball Association who plays for the Los Angeles Lakers. He is the only son of former Philadelphia 76ers player and current Los Angeles Sparks head coach Joe "JellyBean" Bryant.   1996 – He was ..

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1943 – Bradley was born in Crystal City, Missouri on the 28th of July. 1961 – He was the forward for Princeton University. 1964 – He became the captain of US Olympic basketball team. 1965 – He received the Sullivan Award.          – He recieved the Rhodes scholar. 1967-1977 – He was guard and forward ..

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1956 – Bird was born in West Baden Springs, Indiana on the 7th of December. 1974 – He received a basketball scholarship to Indiana University. 1975 – Bird’s parents divorced, his father committed suicide. 1978 – He was drafted into the NBA sixth overall by the Boston Celtics. 1980-1993 – He was the forward for ..

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Elgin Gay Baylor is a US basketball player and coach. 1934 – Born 16th of September in Washington, D.C. 1958 – Baylor led the SU Chieftains to the NCAA championship game. 1959 – Joined the Minneapolis Lakers for the 1958-1959 season.          – NBA rookie of the year. 1960 – Moved to Los Angeles. 1963-1964 ..

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Richard Francis Dennis Barry III US basketball player and sportscaster.   1944 – Richard Francis Dennis Barry III was born 28th of March.   1972-1967 – Barry played for San Francisco Warriors.   1972-1978 – He in the Golden State Warriors.   1966 – He awarded as NBA rookie of the year.   1967 – ..

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Donald Angelo "Don" Barksdale was a professional basketball player.   1923 – Donald Angelo "Don" Barksdale was born in Oakland, California.   1941 – He graduated from Berkeley High School.   1947 – Barksdale was the first African American to be named consensus All-American.   1948 – Don was the first African American to play ..

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1947 – Born on April 16, 1947 in New York City, New York, United States. He was 12 pounds, 11 ounces, and was twenty-two and a half inches. 1962 – From an early age he began his record-breaking basketball accomplishments. In high school, he led Power Memorial Academy to three straight New York City Catholic ..

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