The Monster / Monster Shouter
Roger Murdock (as Kareem Abdul-Jabaar)
Authored essay "We We Love Sherlock Holmes" in September 27th issue of Parade magazine.
4 Print Biographies |
5 Interviews |
6 Articles |
22 Magazine Cover Photos |
Kareem Abdul-Jabaar | Lewis Ferdinand Alcindor | Lewis Alcindor | Lew Alcindor
7' 2" (2.18 m)
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[on an interview between Barack Obama and ballerina Misty Copeland] Throw in a rabbi and a priest and you've got the start of a classic water cooler joke. But add first black U.S. President and first black female principal dancer for the American Ballet Theater and it's no longer a joke but an uplifting ideal for a new generation of African Americana. Two shining models of how diligence, ...
Played for UCLA (1965-1969). The Sporting News College Player of the Year (1967, 1969). Three-time First Team All-America (1967-1969). Two-time National Player of the Year (1967, 1969). Three-time NCAA Tournament Most Outstanding Player (1967-1969). Naismith Award winner (1969). Leading scorer in UCLA history. Led NCAA with .667 field goal percentage (1967) and .635 field goal percentage (1969).
Known as "The Big 'A'" before his name change.