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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

        19630217
    • Gender

        male
    • Birth Place

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

        United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Chicago Bulls (Basketball team)
    • Organization

        Chicago Bulls (Basketball team)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Chicago Bulls (Basketball team)
    • Organization

        Chicago Bulls (Basketball team)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Washington Wizards (Basketball team)
    • Organization

        Washington Wizards (Basketball team)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Charlotte Bobcats (Basketball team)
    • Organization

        Charlotte Bobcats (Basketball team)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: National Basketball Association
    • Organization

        National Basketball Association
  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • 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
    • 2015-03-27: revised
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