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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 19 November 1949Portland, Oregon, USA
Birth NameBobby Moore
Height 6' 3" (1.91 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Ahmad Rashad was born on November 19, 1949 in Portland, Oregon, USA as Bobby Moore. He is an actor and producer, known for NBA All-Star Stay in School Jam (1992), Like Mike (2002) and NBA Inside Stuff (1990). He has been married to Sale Johnson since November 19, 2007. He was previously married to Phylicia Rashad, Matilda Johnson and Deidre Waters.

Spouse (4)

Sale Johnson (19 November 2007 - present)
Phylicia Rashad (14 December 1985 - 2001) (divorced) (1 child)
Matilda Johnson (22 March 1976 - 1979) (divorced) (2 children)
Deidre Waters (1969 - ?) (divorced) (1 child)

Trivia (9)

Sportscaster for NBC Sports
The name Ahmad Rashad means, "Admirable One Led To Truth." He was a Minnesota Viking from 1976-1982.
Played football for the University of Oregon
Ex-brother-in-law of Debbie Allen and Norman Nixon.
Proposed to wife Phylicia Rashad on national TV during the halftime show of NBC's Thanksgiving Day broadcast of the game between the Detroit Lions and the New York Jets. Earlier in the day, she had worked NBC's Macy's Thanksgiving Day telecast. Within minutes of hearing Ahmad's request, she came on NBC's "NFL Live" halftime set and accepted his proposal live on TV.
O.J. Simpson was his best man at his 1985 wedding to Phylicia Rashad. Bill Cosby walked her down the aisle.
Children: Daughter Keva (born in 1970 - mother Deidre Waters), son Sean (born in 1970 - mother unknown), daughter Maiysha (born in 1974 - Matilda Johnson), son Ahmad Jr. (born in 1978 - mother Matilda Johnson), daughter Condola Rashad (born December 11, 1986 - mother: Phylicia Rashad) and one stepson Billy (born in 1973 - Phylicia's son).
Daughter Condola was born three days before the Rashads' first wedding anniversary, who is named after her paternal grandmother, Condola Moore.
Stepfather of Casey Johnson.

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