Michael Jordan |Anna Kournikova |Tiger Woods|Dominique Moceanu |Kobe Bryant|Allen Iverson|Mike Tyson|The Rock
Michael Jordan is the Chicago Bulls superstar who beat Charles Barkley and Akeem Olajuwon for Rookie of the Year Honors in 1985. Perhaps, he is the greatest player to ever play the game....he even has six championship rings to back up his claim, including 3 straight from 1991-1993, and 3 more in 1996-1998. Michael was named the NBA Finals MVP in all of those titles.
Anna Kournikova was born June 7th 1981 in Moscow. Her parents names are Allah and Sergei. She received her first tennis racquet at 5 years old when her parents sold their TV to buy her one for Christmas. She played in a club near her place until age 11. After which she moved to Bradenton, Florida (USA) to train with Nick Bollitierri. At 14, she represented Russia in a Fed cup match and became the youngest player ever to win a fed cup match.
Eldrick "Tiger" Woods was born on December 30, 1975 in Cypress, California and now resides in Orlando, Florida. His parents are Earl and Kultida Woods, and Tiger is their only child. Just in case you care, Tiger is 6'2" and weighs around 160-170 lbs. Eldrick attended Western High School. He was a student at Stanford University, but dropped out to become a professional golfer in.
Dominique was born on Sept. 30, 1981 in Hollywood, CA. When she was 6 monthes old her father hung her from a cloathes line to see how strong she was and she held on until the line broke! At age 2 her family moved to Highland Park, Ill. where between the ages of 3 and 4 she was enrolled in her first gymnastics class. At age 3 she received her first passport and immediately went on a 3 month tour of Europe. At age 4 her father first contacts.
Lower Merion, Ardmore, Philadephia - Bypassed college by electing to enter the NBA directly from high school, becoming the first ever player in Los Angeles history to do so. Finished as the all-time leading scorer in Southeastern Pennsylvania history (2,883). As a senior, voted USA Today's National High School Player of the Year after averaging 30.8 points, 12 rebounds, 6.5 assists, 4.0 steals and 3.8 blocked shots per game. Led the Aces to the class AAAA Champions High School Player of the Year.Selected by Charlotte in the first round (13th overall) of the 1996 NBA Draft. Draft rights traded by the Hornets to the LA Lakers for Vlade Divac.Made his NBA debut at the age of 18 years, 2 months and 11 days old, becoming the youngest NBA player ever to appear in a league game.
Ann Iverson was born in 1960. 15 years later Allen Ezail Iverson was born in Hampton Virginia, June 7, 1975. He was raised by his mom Ann Iverson and Allen didn't hear from his real father, Allen Broughton until last year (1997) when he was sentenced to 9 years in jail for stabbing his girlfriend. Michael Freeman is the only father type man he has known.
When the 1990s began, Mike Tyson was simply the most feared fighter the sport of boxing had known. He was 23 years old, and undisputed heavyweight champion of the world, having won the WBC version at 20, and destroyed the claimants of the other authorities just past his 21st birthday. He had an awesome physique, including a phenomenal neck of 19 ½ inches, as thick and strong as some men's thighs. He entered the ring robeless, wearing simple black shorts and black boxing boots, and with an executioner's air of purposeful intent that carried more menace than King Kong and Godzilla combined.
The Rock is a third-generation superstar with immeasurable athleticism--and cockiness to boot! After graduating as an All-American football star from the University of Miami, Rocky Maivia entered the World Wrestling Federation and quickly became the Intercontinental Champion.