Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

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Multi-Talented Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor Jr. other-wise known as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was born on April 16,1947. In the 8th grade stood a towering 6'8". Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was always interested in basketball but what you probably didn't know about him was that after he retired from basketball he became a writer and an actor.

“You can't win unless you learn how to lose.”

—Kareem Abdul-Jabbar