Michael Jordan Biography

"I can accept failure,but i can't accept not trying." - Micheal Jordan.

Micheal Jeffery Jordan was born on February 17,1963 in Brooklyn,New York. He was fourth of five of his parents children.He began playing basketball at the age of 5.He was a huge man with 6.6 feet of height. Micheal Jordan accepted a scholarship to the university of north Carolina in 1982.He led his team to the NCAA championship in which he made the game winning shot against Georgetown to win the game.In 1984,he joined the US Olympics team and let them to a gold medal.He then entered the NBA and was selected as the third pick in the draft.He finished his rookie season with averaging 28.2 points a game and was named rookie of the year.

He led the NBA in scoring for seven consecutive seasons(1987_1993), and averaged more than 30 points per game in each season.He also became the Bull's all time leading scorer and set numerous scoring records.He scored 63 points against the Boston Celtics in 1986.He has the highest scoring average for an NBA championship series (41 points per game in1993 NBA finals).He led the Chicago Bulls to their first final championship title in 1991;with Jordan,Bulls won again in 1992 and 1993.

In addition to his three league Most valuable player awards (1988,1991,1992), Jordan won all-star game MVP award twine in 1988 and 1996. Micheal Jordan officially retired at the end of the 2002-2003 season.Due to his contribution made to the world of basket ball he is known by many names like Air Jordan,His Airness,M J.

He married his love of life on 2 September 1989 Juanita Jordan,but,more recently on 29 December 2006 they broke up and were divorced.She raised 3 children for Micheal Jordan.He also has a tattoo over his heart of 'Omega,'representing Psi Phi Fraternity of which he is a member.He wore number 23,45 and 12 shirts during his career,while number 23 the most famous one.

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