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us: Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem, 1947-


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  • Variants

    • us: Jabbar, Kareem Abdul-, 1947-
    • us: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, 1947-
    • us: Alcindor, Lew, 1947-
    • us: Alcindor, Ferdinand Lewis, Jr., 1947-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19470416
    • Birth Place

        (naf) New York (N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) UCLA Bruins (Basketball team)
        • Affiliation Start: 1965
        • Affiliation End: 1969
        • Source: Wikipedia, Oct. 3, 2012
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of California, Los Angeles
        • Organization: (naf) National Basketball Association
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Milwaukee Bucks (Basketball team)
        • Affiliation Start: 1969
        • Affiliation End: 1975
        • Source: Wikipedia, Oct. 3, 2012
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Los Angeles Lakers (Basketball team)
        • Affiliation Start: 1975
        • Affiliation End: 1989
        • Source: Wikipedia, Oct. 3, 2012
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Los Angeles Lakers (Basketball team)
        • Affiliation Start: 2005
        • Source: Wikipedia, Oct. 3, 2012
    • Gender

        male
    • Field of Activity

        Basketball
        • Source: Wikipedia, Oct. 3, 2012
        Acting
        • Source: Wikipedia, Oct. 3, 2012
        Coaching
        • Source: Wikipedia, Oct. 3, 2012
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Basketball players
          (lcsh) Actors
            (lcsh) Basketball coaches
              (lcsh) Authors
          • Use For

          • Sources

            • found: Pepe, P. Stand tall, 1970.
            • found: Kareem Abdul Jabbar, 1994.
            • found: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, 2002: t.p. (Kareem Abdul-Jabbar) p. 9 (b. April/16/47; real name: Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor Jr.; basketball player)
            • found: Wikipedia, Oct. 3, 2012 (Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (born Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor, Jr., April 16, 1947); retired American professional basketball player; actor; since 2005 has served as special assistant coach for the Los Angeles Lakers)
            • found: African American National Biography, accessed via The Oxford African American Studies Center online database, July 17, 2014: (Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, born Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor; born April 16, 1947 in Harlem, New York; basketball player; BA in History from UCLA (1969); in the summer of 1968 studied in a New York mosque; became a devout follower of Hamaas Abdul-Khaalis, and in 1971 changed his name to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (meaning {esc}(S2{esc}(Bgenerous and powerful servant of Allah))
          • Change Notes

            • 1980-07-01: new
            • 2015-03-10: revised
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