Michael Jeffrey Jordan is an American retired professional basketball player, businessman, and principal owner and chairman of the Charlotte Hornets.

Michael Jordan
Michael Jordan

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Early Life

Jordan was born on February 17, 1963 in Brooklyn, New York, to Deloris, who worked in banking, and James R. Jordan, Sr., an equipment supervisor.

Family

His family moved to Wilmington, North Carolina, when he was a toddler.Jordan is the fourth of five children. He has two older brothers, Larry Jordan and James R. Jordan, Jr., one older sister, Deloris, and a younger sister, Roslyn. Jordan’s brother James retired in 2006 as the Command Sergeant Major of the 35th Signal Brigade of the XVIII Airborne Corps in the U.S. Army.

Career

Jordan played 15 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the Chicago Bulls and Washington Wizards. His biography on the NBA website states: “By acclamation, Michael Jordan is the greatest basketball player of all time.”

Jordan was one of the most effectively marketed athletes of his generation and was considered instrumental in popularizing the NBA around the world in the 1980s and 1990s.

Jordan left North Carolina one year before his scheduled graduation to enter the 1984 NBA draft. Jordan returned to North Carolina to complete his degree in 1986.

Married Life

Jordan married Juanita Vanoy in September 1989, and they had two sons, Jeffrey Michael and Marcus James, and a daughter, Jasmine. Jordan and Vanoy filed for divorce on January 4, 2002, citing irreconcilable differences, but reconciled shortly thereafter.

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He proposed to his longtime girlfriend, Cuban-American model Yvette Prieto, on Christmas 2011 and they were married on April 27, 2013, at Bethesda-by-the-Sea Episcopal Church. It was announced on November 30, 2013, that the two were expecting their first child together. On February 11, 2014, Prieto gave birth to identical twin daughters named Victoria and Ysabel.

Age, Height & Measurements

Michael Jordan Age 55 years. Michael Jordan's height 6 feet 6 inches (198 cm), weight 223 lbs (101 kg). Body measurements Update Soon and Zodiac Sign Aquarius.
Michael Jordan Bio
Famous AsMichael Jordan
ProfessionProfessional Basketball player
Age55 years
BirthdayFebruary 17, 1963
Birth PlaceBrooklyn, New York, United States
Birth SignAquarius
Height6 feet 6 inches (198 cm)
Weight223 lbs (101 kg)
Body MeasurementsUpdate Soon
Net Worth1.7 billion USD
SalaryUnder Review
Born NameMichael Jeffrey Jordan
NicknameMJ, His Airness, Air Jordan, The G.O.A.T
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityBlack
ReligionRoman Catholic
Sexual OrientationStraight
Body ShapeStraight
Shoe Size13 (US)
Eye ColorBrown
SchoolEmsley A. Laney High School
CollegeUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Brother(s)Larry Jordan ,James R Jordan JR,
Sister(s)Deloris ,Roslyn
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseYvette Prieto
Relationship WithVanessa Williams,Loredana Jolie,Juanita Jordan,Karla Knafel,Kylie Ireland,Lisa Miceli,Ashley Dupre,Nicole Mitchell Murphy,Yvette Prieto
Childrentwin daughters Victoria and Ysabel

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