Karl Malone, also known by the nickname "The Mailman", is an American former professional basketball player who is widely regarded as one of the best power forwards in the history of the NBA. Throughout his massively successful career in the NBA, he played for only two teams: the Utah Jazz and the Los Angeles Lakers.
He is the youngest of his parents' nine children. In 1990, he got married to Kay Kinsey, the winner of Miss Idaho USA 1988. The couple has four children together. He also fathered multiple children out of wedlock.
He helped the United States men's Olympic basketball team win gold at the 1992 and 1996 Summer Olympics. In 2010, he was inducted twice into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.
His father committed suicide when he was 14.
I don't know what my label is. I just think of myself as a plain forward. I like to think I have some finesse to my game, but inside the paint is where men are made. If you can't play there, you should be home with your mama.Karl Malone
I have many friends and family members who have served (or are currently serving) in our nation's Armed Forces. I have such a profound respect for what they do day in and day out.Karl Malone
I have such a profound respect for what they do day in and day out. This USO tour is especially meaningful because of the friends I have met and I am honored to be apart of it.Karl Malone
I never felt I had the kind of relationship with Magic that I could just pick up the phone and call him at home.Karl Malone
It takes people a while to trust you.Karl Malone
Sometimes, you follow your dreams. I say to the young people, 'If you have a dream, chase it.'Karl Malone
is a famous American basketball player,
who was born on
July 24, 1963. As a person born on this date, Karl Malone is listed in our database as the 15th
most popular celebrity for the day (July 24) and the 29th most popular for the year (1963).
People born on July 24
fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion.
Karl Malone is the 223rd most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Karl Malone's birthday, Karl Malone is the 1440th most famous American.
In general, Karl Malone ranks as the 2507th
most popular famous person, and the 48th most popular basketball player of all time.
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