Full Name: Michael Jeffery Jordan
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)
Weight: 198 lbs (90 kg)
Born: February 17, 1963 (Age 51) in Brooklyn, New York, United States
Affiliations: North Carolina Tar Heels, Chapel Hill (USA) / Chicago Bulls, Chicago (USA)
Country: USA United States
Medals: 2 Gold (2 Total)
Michael Jeffrey Jordan was conceived in Brookyln, New York on February 17, 1963. He was the fourth of five youngsters destined to James and Deloris. James Jordan was a workman and Deloris Jordan was a bank employee. Not long after Michael's introduction to the world, James and Deloris felt that the lanes of Brooklyn were perilous to raise a family, so they moved the family to Wilmington, North Carolina.
Michael Jordan's play in secondary school drew the consideration of University of North Carolina collaborators Roy Williams and Bill Guthridge. Williams determined that Jordan went to Dean Smith's ball camp in the mid year of 1980. Smith was awed with Jordan's play and offered him a grant.
Michael Jordan was drafted third by and large by the Chicago Bulls in 1984. He was chosen behind No. 1 pick Akeem Olajuwon, who went to the Houston Rockets, and behind No. 2 pick Sam Bowie, who was taken by the Portland Trailblazers.
Jordan's second season was curtailed short by a softened foot up the third session of the season, which made him miss 64 recreations. In spite of Jordan's damage and a 30–52 record at the time it was fifth most noticeably awful record of any group to meet all requirements for the playoffs in NBA history.