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us: Jordan, Michael, 1963-

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  • Variants

    • us: Air Jordan, 1963-
    • us: Jordan, Air, 1963-
    • us: Jordan, Michael Jeffrey, 1963-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1963-02-17
    • Birth Place

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

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Chicago Bulls (Basketball team)
        • Affiliation Start: 1984
        • Affiliation End: 1993
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Chicago Bulls (Basketball team)
        • Affiliation Start: 1995
        • Affiliation End: 1998
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Washington Wizards (Basketball team)
        • Affiliation Start: 2000
        • Affiliation End: 2003
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Charlotte Bobcats (Basketball team)
        • Organization: (naf) National Basketball Association
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Basketball players
    • Sources

      • found: Martin, G. Michael Jordan, gentleman superstar, 1987: CIP t.p. (Michael Jordan) data sheet (NBA basketball star; former NCAA basketball player of the year and NBA rookie of the year)
      • found: Phone call to pub., 1/27/87 (Michael Jordan, b., Feb. 17, 1963)
      • found: Herbert, M. Michael Jordan, 1987: CIP info. (Michael Jeffrey Jordan)
      • found: Gutman, B. Michael Jordan, c1991: t.p. (Michael Jordan) cover p. 4 (Michael "Air" Jordan)
      • found: NBA website, viewed Dec. 12, 2012 (Michael Jordan; Michael Jeffrey Jordan; assumed executive role with Washington Wizards in 2000 and signed 2-year playing contract on Sept. 25, 2001)
      • found: Britannica online, viewed Jan. 16, 2013 (Michael Jordan; Michael Jeffrey Jordan; Air Jordan; drafted by Chicago Bulls in 1984; played with Bulls until 1993 when retired briefly to play baseball; returned to Bulls in March 1995 and played with them until retiring again in 1998 after season was over)
      • found: African American National Biography, accessed via The Oxford African American Studies Center online database, July 27, 2014: (Jordan, Michael; Michael Jeffrey Jordan; basketball player, celebrity; born 17 February 1963 in Brooklyn, New York, United States; bypassed his senior year in high school to enter the National Basketball Association (NBA); won the Olympic gold medal (1984 and 1992); played for the Bulls, Chicago White Sox, Washington Wizards; owner of the Charlotte Bobcats; inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2009)
    • Change Notes

      • 1987-02-06: new
      • 2016-08-12: revised
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