World famous NBA player Kobe Bryant was born on 23 August 1978 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His father was also NBA player and the name is Jellybean Bryant.  He lives in Italy when he was a child and then he joined NBA straight out of high school.

Kobe Bryant
Kobe Bryant

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Career

He won lot’s of an award like Five NBA championships and also he get’s MVP award 2008 with the Los Angeles Lakers.  In 2014 Bryant surpassed Michael Jordan for third place on the NBA all-time scoring list. Also in this year, Kobe announced his plan to retire after the 2016-2016 NBA Season. Kobe is growing up in Italy alongside two athletic older sisters.

Who are Shaya and Sharia? He is also both of Basketball and soccer player. In 1991, Kobe’s family when returned to Philadelphia, he has joined the Lower Merion High School basketball team.  Then Kobe Bryant leading it to the state championships four years in a row.

Kobe Bryant was voted a starter for the 1998 All-Star Game, becoming at nineteen the youngest all-star in NBA history , In the Second season as a guard with the lakers. Then Bryant teamed up with most popular superstar center Shaquille O’Neal to win three consecutive NBA championships, Also he voted 1st team all-NBA from 2002-2004.

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Though he boasted good grades and high SAT scores, Bryant decided to go straight to the NBA from high school. He was selected by the Charlotte Hornets with the 13th overall pick of the 1996 NBA draft and was subsequently traded to the Los Angeles Lakers. And now he is worldwide most popular NBA player.

Age, Height & Measurements

Kobe Bryant Age 40 years. Kobe Bryant's height 6 feet 6 inches (198 cm), weight 212 lbs (96 kg). Body measurements 43 - 16 - 35 and Zodiac Sign Virgo.
Kobe Bryant Bio
Famous AsKobe Bryant
ProfessionProfessional Basketball player
Age40 years
BirthdayAugust 23, 1978
Birth PlacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Birth SignVirgo
Height6 feet 6 inches (198 cm)
Weight212 lbs (96 kg)
Body Measurements43 - 16 - 35
Net Worth$350 million
Salary25 million USD 2015
Born NameKobe Bean Bryant
NicknameKobe, Black Mamba, Mister Clutch
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityBlack
ReligionRoman Catholic
Sexual OrientationStraight
Body ShapeStraight
Shoe Size1`4 (US)
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlack
SchoolLower Merion High School
Brother(s)Shaya Bryant,Sharia Bryant-Washington
Sister(s)Shaya Bryant,Sharia Bryant-Washington
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseVanessa Laine
Relationship WithVanessa Laine
ChildrenNatalia Diamante,Gianna Maria-Onore

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