Kareem Abdul Jabbar is a well known former basketball player in America, who has played more than 20 seasons as a professional basketball player with NBA. He was the member of the Milwaukee Bucks and Los Angeles Lakers teams in NBA. Kareem was born talented and started pursuing his dream of becoming a professional basketball player at very early age. During his school days, he has won many awards for his notable game. Before stepping into professional career, he nominated for the player of the year twice. This versatile player was selected by the NBA draft and started playing professionally. In his long career, he has achieved many awards and made many records. He has received presidential Medal of Freedom from American president in 2016. In this article, you will come to know about the Basket ball player Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, about his family photos, wife, age and height.
Kareem Abdul Jabbar Family Member Name and Relationship:
- Father: Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor, Sr
- Mother: Cora Lillian
- Kids: Kareem Abdul Jabbar Sr. Amir Abdul Jabbar, Adam, Sultana Abdul Jabbar
Kareem Abdul Jabbar Family:
He was born into a Roman Catholic family in New York City as Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor, Jr. He is the only son of Mr. Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor Sr. and his beloved wife Cora Lillian. His mother was a store price checker in a departmental store. When he grew up, he accepted Islam and changed his name to Kareem Abdul Jabbar.
Kareem Abdul Jabbar Wife:
He had married to Habiba Abdul-Jabbar, but the couple divorced in 1978. The couple has also three beloved kids together. Aside this, he has also dated to many famous celebrities like Pam Grier and Cheryl Pistono.
Kareem Abdul Jabbar Age:
He was born on 16th April in 1947 in New York City. He is going to celebrate his 70th birthday in 2017.
Kareem Abdul Jabbar Height:
He is one of the tallest basketball players in America with 7.2 feet tall height. His long height made him best athlete in America.