Michael Jordan Biography - Professional Basketball Player From America
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Date of Birth: February 17, 1963
Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Father: James R. Jordan, Sr..
Father Occupation: Mechanic
Mother: Deloris Jordan
Mother Occupation: Cashier Bank
Larry Jordan (brother), James R. Jordan, Jr.. (Brother, retired Sergeant Major), Deloris (brother), Roslyn (sister)
Popular From: A player on the Chicago Bulls 1984 NBA draft
Michael Jeffrey Jordan (born in Brooklyn, New York, USA, February 17, 1963, age 50 years) is a professional basketball player from America. He is a world-renowned player in the sport. At least, six NBA championship win with the Chicago Bulls (1991-1993, 1996-1998). It has a height of 198 cm and the best player won.
He began his career in the NBA in 1984 and joined the Chicago Bulls club until 1998. During his career, he has collected six championships and five MVP was appointed as a regular. The owner's name is well-known Air Jordan retired from basketball in 2003 after two years with the Washington Wizards. After that, he became a businessman. Besides listed as the owner of the Bobcats, Jordan occupied the property business and playing in a movie called Space Jam (1996) with the cartoon Looney Tunnes.
In 1985, he met Juanita Vanoy and married on 2 September 1989 at the Little White Chapel (Las Vegas). From this marriage were born three children, namely Jeffrey, Marcus and Jasmine. They divorced after 17 years of her marriage. In fact, they both claimed to have lived separately since February 2006. The peak occurred in 2002. At the time, he admitted that he paid Karla Knafel of U.S. $ 250 thousand to maintain the confidentiality of the relationship. Knafel said Jordan called her marriage a "business relationship".
Hearing this, straight Juanita filed for divorce and asked for half of the total wealth is called to reach U.S. $ 400 million (about USD 3.6 trillion). Juanita also demand luxury home ownership and custody of their three children. Jordan then worked hard to save the Ark of the household. A month later, Juanita cancel demands.
Since February 2006, Juanita lived in Highland Park (Ill.), while Jordan at the center of Chicago. Finally, they decided to split up and share custody of the child as well as assets. Divorce trial took place in Lake County, United States.