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Michael Jordan Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 21, 2023

Date of Birth

17 / February / 1963


61 Years



Michael Jordan is the most beloved player in NBA history. Former Chicago Bulls guard has won every major award in basketball including the league MVP and Defensive Player Of The Year. In 1986-87, he was the highest-scoring NBA guard and had a record-breaking season.

Michael Jordan’s Height, Net Worth, Family, Wife, &  More

Michael Jordan prodigious skills off the court are also displayed: in 1994, he co-founded the Chicago Bulls James R. Jordan Boys & Girls Club & Family Life Center to honor his father and serve Chicago’s West Side residents.

Early Life

He was one of five children of James and Deloris Jordan. He was born in Brooklyn, New York on February 17, 1963. When Michael was young, his family moved to Wilmington North Carolina. Their Father was a General Electric plant supervisor and his mother worked in a bank.

His father instilled in him the importance of hard work and not being distracted by the temptations of street life. His mother taught him how to do laundry, sew, and clean. Jordan was a passionate player of basketball, but he failed to make the high school basketball team in his sophomore year. He continued practicing and was selected for the team the following year.


James R. Jordan, Sr. Michael Jordan Father

James R. Jordan, Sr. Michael Jordan Father

Deloris Jordan Michael Jordan's Mother

Deloris Jordan Michael Jordan’s Mother

Larry Jordan Michael Jordan Brother

Larry Jordan Michael Jordan Brother

James Jordan Jr. Michael Jordan Brother

James Jordan Jr. Michael Jordan Brother

Roslyn Jordan Michael Jordan Sister

Roslyn Jordan Michael Jordan Sister

Juanita Vanoy Michael Jordan's First Wife

Juanita Vanoy Michael Jordan’s First Wife

Yvette Prieto Michael Jordan's Second Wife

Yvette Prieto Michael Jordan’s Second Wife

Jeffrey Jordan Michael Jordan's Son

Jeffrey Jordan Michael Jordan’s Son

Marcus Jordan Michael Jordan's Son

Marcus Jordan Michael Jordan’s Son

Jasmine M. Jordan Michael Jordan Daughter

Jasmine M. Jordan Michael Jordan’s Daughter

Ysabel Jordan Michael Jordan's Daughter

Ysabel Jordan Michael Jordan’s Daughter

Victoria Jordan Michael Jordan's Daughter

Victoria Jordan Michael Jordan’s Daughter

Professional Basketball Career

Jordan started his professional basketball career in 1984 when he was drafted into the Chicago Bulls. He was third overall, behind Hakeem Olajuwon, selected first by the Houston Rockets, and Sam Bowie, who was taken by the Portland Trail Blazers. The draft also included legendary players John Stockton (and Charles Barkley).

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Net Worth

Celebrity Net Worth places Michael Jordan’s actual net worth at $2.5 billion. He earns his income from endorsements and the Charlotte Hornets.

Net Worth (2023) $2.5 Billion
Profession Businessmen and Basketball
Monthly Income And Salary $3 Million +
Yearly Income $40 Million +
Last Updated 2023


“Everyone has talent, but it takes hard work to achieve your potential.” “Never underestimate the power of failure to help you succeed.”




After a difficult playoff series with the New York Knicks in 1993, the Bulls faced the Phoenix Suns to win the NBA championship. After the game was over, Jordan was named playoff MVP and Chicago won its third consecutive title.

Two men robbed Jordan’s father James and killed Jordan that summer. Jordan was devastated by his father’s murder and media reports about his gambling led to him announcing his retirement from professional basketball in Oct.

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Body Measurements Not Yet Update
Birth Place Brooklyn New York
Children Sons: Jeffrey, Marcus
daughters: Victoria, Ysabel, Jasmine
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Bald
Height In CM 198 CM
Height In Meter 1.98 M
Nationality American
Parents Father: James Jordan
Mother: Delores Jordan
Profession basketball
Siblings Sister: Roslyn Jordan, Deloris Jordan
Brother: Larry Jordan, James Jordan Jr.
Spous Frist wife: Juanita Vanoy
Second wife: Yvette Prieto
Weight 97.98 Kg 216 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Aquarius


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