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us: Ewing, Patrick, 1962-

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    • us: Ewing, Pat, 1962-
    • us: Ewing, Patrick Aloysius, 1962-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1962-08-05
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Kingston (Jamaica)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Georgetown University
        • Organization: (naf) New York Knickerbockers (Basketball team)
        • Organization: (naf) National Basketball Players Association
    • Gender

    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Basketball players
          (lcsh) Olympic athletes
            (lcsh) Coaches (Athletics)
        • Earlier Established Forms

            Ewing, Patrick Aloysius, 1962-Ewing, Patrick Aloysius,1962-
        • Sources

          • found: Newman, M. Patrick Ewing, c1986: CIP galley (Patrick Aloysius Ewing; Pat Ewing; b. 8/6/62 in Kinston Town, Jamaica; came to US 1/11/75)
          • found: In the paint, c1999: t.p. (Patrick Ewing) jkt. (NBA)
          • found: NBA website, June 27, 2007 (Patrick Ewing)
          • found: African American National Biography, accessed January 27, 2014, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Ewing, Patrick Aloysius; basketball player, athletic coach / manager; born 05 August 1962 in Kingston, Jamaica; attended Georgetown University; won a gold medal as a member of the U.S. Olympic team (1984); was named Naismith College Player of the Year (1985); The New York Knicks selected him first overall in the 1985 NBA draft; was named the NBA Rookie of the Year for 1986; won his second Olympic gold medal as a member of the Dream Team; was elected president of the National Basketball Players Association during the 1998-1999 lockout; voted one of the fifty greatest players in NBA history (1996); elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame (2008))
        • Change Notes

          • 1986-05-29: new
          • 2015-12-12: revised
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