Celebrities Who Are/Were Basketball Players

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Adreian Payne
Born: February 19th 1991 in Dayton, United States
Bob Cousy
Born: August 9th 1928 in Manhattan, United States
Cal Ripken Sr.
Born: December 17th 1935 in Aberdeen, United States
Dennis Rodman
Born: May 13th 1961 in Trenton, United States
Duke Mondy
Born: September 2nd 1990 in Grand Rapids, United States
Elgin Baylor
Born: September 16th 1934 in Washington, United States
George Mikan
Born: June 18th 1924 in Joliet, United States
Jack Ramsey
Born: February 21st 1925 in Philadelphia, United States
Justin Turner
Born: November 23rd 1984 in Long Beach, United States
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Born: April 16th 1947 in New York City, United States
Kevin Durant
Born: September 29th 1988 in Washington, United States
Kobe Bryant
Born: August 23rd 1978 in Philadelphia, United States
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LeBron James
Born: December 30th 1984 in Akron, United States
Magic Johnson
Born: August 14th 1959 in Lansing, United States
Meadowlark Lemon
Born: April 25th 1932 in Wilmington, United States
Michael Jordan
Born: February 17th 1963 in Brooklyn, United States
Minnie Minoso
Born: November 29th 1925 in Perico, Cuba
Rudy Tomjanovich
Born: November 24th 1948 in Hamtramck, United States
Sam Lacey
Born: March 8th 1948 in Indianola, United States

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