Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan

Professional Basketball Player and Entrepreneur
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Date of Birth February 17, 1963
Industries Footwear
Headquarter Brooklyn, NY, United States
Website jordan.com
Michael Jordan is an American former professional basketball player, entrepreneur, and principal owner and chairman of the Charlotte Hornets. He has been a spokesman for brands such as Nike, Coca-Cola, McDonald’s, Hanes, and Gatorade. Nike created the signature shoe, the Air Jordan, for him and it has since become one of the most successful and popular shoes produced by Nike.

1991

Won his first NBA championship with the Bulls.

1993

Retired from basketball.

1995

Jordan returned to the basketball scene and led the Bulls to another three consecutive championship titles.

2015

Jordan became the first billionaire in NBA history as a result of the increase in value of NBA franchises.
Easy Otabor's New Art Gallery Celebrates Chicago with Michael Jordan-Themed Exhibition
Arts

Easy Otabor's New Art Gallery Celebrates Chicago with Michael Jordan-Themed Exhibition

Alongside an early look at the upcoming Retro Air Jordan 11 “Bred.”

Air Jordan 11 Low "Cool Grey" Makes Its Way Onto the Golf Course
Footwear

Air Jordan 11 Low "Cool Grey" Makes Its Way Onto the Golf Course

Last spotted on the greens in 2015.

Memorabilia Auction Offers Michael Jackson's Socks, Kurt Cobain's Hair and Photograph of Banksy
Entertainment

Memorabilia Auction Offers Michael Jackson's Socks, Kurt Cobain's Hair and Photograph of Banksy

“The Rock & Roll Pop Culture Auction” includes hundreds of celebrity rarities.

Rally's New Museum Allows Visitors to Invest in Rare Cars, Sneakers & More
Design

Rally's New Museum Allows Visitors to Invest in Rare Cars, Sneakers & More

Including Michael Jordan game-worn sneakers valued at $22,000 USD.

Take a Detailed Look at the Air Jordan 6 "DMP" Retro
Footwear

Take a Detailed Look at the Air Jordan 6 "DMP" Retro

The beloved colorway is returning for the first time ever in January 2020

Steph Curry & Steve Kerr Respond to Michael Jordan's Hall of Fame Comments
Sports

Steph Curry & Steve Kerr Respond to Michael Jordan's Hall of Fame Comments

Still not making the cut for MJ’s dream team.

Ibn Jasper's Converse Pro Leather Is the Fashion Equivalent of a Foul Line Dunk
Footwear 

Ibn Jasper's Converse Pro Leather Is the Fashion Equivalent of a Foul Line Dunk

We chat with the Kanye and Virgil collaborator about his new sneaker and why Dr. J is as important as Jordan.

SBTG Customized a 1985 Air Jordan 1 With Straps, References Pair an Injured Michael Once Wore
Footwear

SBTG Customized a 1985 Air Jordan 1 With Straps, References Pair an Injured Michael Once Wore

A bit of a history lesson on kicks and basketball.

Michael Jordan Tops 'Forbes’' List of the Biggest NBA Shoe Deals
Footwear

Michael Jordan Tops 'Forbes’' List of the Biggest NBA Shoe Deals

See who else made the cut.

Artist Eric So Unveils New Handcrafted 'Michael Jordan' Figure
Arts

Artist Eric So Unveils New Handcrafted 'Michael Jordan' Figure

Limited to 1000 pieces.

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