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Julius Erving


One of the NBA's first superstars Julius Erving's high flying hard powered style brought the NBA and basketball to levels previously unheard of. Julius Erving was born in Hempstead New York in 1950. He grew up in a housing project, the son of a single mother, with two siblings. His father having left when he was three his mother remarried, and ... See full bio »
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 2013 The Office (TV Series)
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- Lice (2013) ... Julius Erving
 1996 Frasier (TV Series)
Mike
- Love Bites Dog (1996) ... Mike (voice)
 1995 Hangin' with Mr. Cooper (TV Series)
Dr. J
- Ghost in the Machine (1995) ... Dr. J
 1994 Time Trax (TV Series)
Father Trey Hawkins
- Dream Team (1994) ... Father Trey Hawkins (as Julius W. Erving)
 1991 Doogie Howser, M.D. (TV Series)
Dr. J
- Air Doogie (1991) ... Dr. J
 1990 My Two Dads (TV Series)
Dr. J
- When You Wish... (1990) ... Dr. J (as Julius 'Dr. J' Erving)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial for Dr. Pepper (2008) See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Print Biographies | 1 Interview | 1 Pictorial | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Julius 'Dr J' Erving | Julius 'Dr. J' Erving | Julius W. Erving | Dr. J

Height:

6' 5½" (1.97 m)
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Personal Quote:

With black kids, it's always a struggle for pride. Basketball was my way out. I worked hard to make sure it was.

Trivia:

Jersey retired by both the Nets and the 76ers. NBA 35th Anniversary All-Time Team (1980). NBA 50th Anniversary All-Time Team (1996). Walter J. Kennedy Citizenship Award (1983). Jackie Robinson Award presented by Ebony Magazine (1983). American Express Man of the Year (1985). See more »

Nickname:

Dr. J

Star Sign:

Pisces

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