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About Magic Johnson
Magic Johnson is a retired American basketball player. He played as a point guard for the Los Angeles Lakers of the NBA. He retired 3 times during his career.
He won 3 NBA MVP Awards, a gold medal at the Olympics in 1992 with the national team of the United Stated (The Dream Team), 5 NBA Champoionships with the Lakers and he was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame twice. He is regarded as one of the 50 greatest players in NBA history and one of the best players of all time worldwide.
His Personal Life
He retired for the first time in 1991, after announcing that he had contracted HIV. Since then, he has been an advocate for HIV/AIDS prevention. He is married and he has 2 children.
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Famous quotes by Magic Johnson
All kids need is a little help, a little hope and somebody who believes in them.Magic Johnson
Everyone thought I was going to die like a year later, they didn't know. So I helped educate sports, and then the world, that a man living with HIV can play basketball. He's not going to give it to anybody by playing basketball.Magic Johnson
God blessed me with two unbelievable parents, and I am just like both of them. I have the smile and charisma of my mother and the big heart of my mom, because she wants to save the world and help the world, so I am just like her.Magic Johnson
I tell you, it's funny because the only time I think about HIV is when I have to take my medicine twice a day.Magic Johnson
I wanted to do two things when I was growing up, about your age. I wanted to play in the NBA, and I wanted to be a businessman after my basketball career was over, and that is what I am doing now.Magic Johnson
If somebody says no to you, or if you get cut, Michael Jordan was cut his first year, but he came back and he was the best ever. That is what you have to have. The attitude that I'm going to show everybody, I'm going to work hard to get better and better.Magic Johnson
My diet is mostly chicken and fish. I make sure I get a lot of vegetables, a lot of fruit. I am a big fruit man, I am a vegetable man anyway. And I also get a lot of rest. That's the key I may be up early, but I'm in bed early too.Magic Johnson
F.A.Q. about Magic Johnson
When is his birthday?
Magic Johnson's birthday is on August 14, 1959.
In how many days is his birthday?
Magic's birthday is in 253 days
How old is he?
He is 62 years old.
Where is Magic from?
He was born in Lansing, Michigan, U.S..
What is Magic Johnson's height?
He is 6′ 9″ (2.06m) tall.
Magic Johnson's Popularity
Magic Johnson is a famous American basketball player, who was born on August 14, 1959. As a person born on this date, Magic Johnson is listed in our database as the 4th most popular celebrity for the day (August 14) and the 1st most popular for the year (1959).
People born on August 14 fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion. Magic Johnson is the 62nd most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Magic Johnson's birthday, Magic Johnson is the 490th most famous American and ranks 1st in famous people born in Lansing, Michigan, U.S.
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