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
Kareem's sky hook was the most feared shot in the game.
no dunks allowed
They had to make a rule that made it where you couldn't dunk and it was know world wide as Alcidor rule.
In the Draft
Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor Jr. was drafted first overall by the Milwaukee Bucks in 1969.