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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is a retired American professional basketball player who played 20 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA). During his career, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was a record six-time NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP), a record 19-time NBA All-Star, a 15-time All-NBA selection, and an 11-time NBA All-Defensive Team member. A member of 6 NBA championship teams as a player and two as an assistant coach, Abdul-Jabbar twice was voted NBA Finals MVP. In 1996, he was honored as one of the 50 Greatest Players in NBA History. NBA coach Pat Riley and players Isiah Thomas and Julius Erving have called him the greatest basketball player of all time.
Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor Jr, was born on April 16, 1947 in New York City. By the time Lew Alcindor was dominant in High School basketball in the city. Alcindor was recruited to UCLA for his college career. Rules were changes he was so dominant, winning 3 NCAA National Basketball Titles with the Bruins. Lew Alcindor converted to Islam after his first MVP Title, and being named rookie of the Year in 1970.
Most recently, Kareel Abdul Jabbar was honored by a selection to Cultural Ambassador to the United States. In January 2012, United States Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton announced that Abdul-Jabbar had accepted a position as a cultural ambassador for the United States. During the announcement press conference, Abdul-Jabbar commented on the historical legacy of African-Americans as representatives of U.S. culture: "I remember when Louis Armstrong first did it back for President Kennedy, one of my heroes. So it's nice to be following in his footsteps".
Playing in Los Angeles facilitated Abdul-Jabbar's trying his hand at acting. He made his film debut in Bruce Lee's 1972 film Game of Death,
in which his character Hakim fights Billy Lo (played by Lee). In 1980, he played co-pilot Roger Murdock in Airplane!
had roles in movies such as Fletch, Troop Beverly Hills
and Forget Paris,
and television series such as Full House, Living Single, Amen, Everybody Loves Raymond, Martin, Diff'rent Strokes, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Scrubs, 21 Jump Street, Emergency!, Man from Atlantis, The Colbert Report,
Stephen King's The Stand, Tales from the Darkside, & New Girl.
Kareem Abdul Jabbar is an accomplished writer. His first book, his autobiography Giant Steps, was written in 1983 with co-author Peter Knobler. His latest at presstime was On the Shoulders of Giants: My Journey Through the Harlem Renaissance, co-written with Raymond Obstfeld. His previous book, Brothers In Arms: The Epic Story of the 761st Tank Battalion, WWII's "Forgotten Heroes, co-written with Anthony Walton, is a history of an all-black armored unit that served with distinction in Europe. Click for Kareem Abdul Jabbar Event Booking.
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