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Hakeem Olajuwon


Hakeem Olajuwon was born on January 21, 1963 in Lagos, Nigeria. He is an actor, known for Heaven Is a Playground (1991), NBA (1954) and NB80's (2011). He has been married to Dalia Asafi since August 8, 1996. They have two children. See full bio »

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Known For

Heaven Is a Playground Luther Hakim
(1991)
NBA Self
(1995)
NB80's Self - NBA Player
(2012)
(2017)

Filmography

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 1991 Heaven Is a Playground
Luther Hakim
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Print ads for L.A. Gear's line of athletic shoes (1990). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Akeem Olajuwon

Height:

6' 10" (2.08 m)

Spouse:

Dalia Asafi  (2 children)
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Trivia:

Only player in NBA history to win a Defensive Player of the Year award, regular season MVP, and NBA Finals MVP in the same year. (1994) See more »

Trademark:

Short hair and thin mustache See more »

Nickname:

The Dream

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