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About Yao Ming
Yao Ming is a retired Chinese basketball player. He has played as a center for the Shanghai Sharks, as well as The Houston Rockets of the NBA.
He is one of China's most popular athletes. In his final season at the NBA, he was the tallest player at 2.29 m. He played 8 times at the NBA All-Star Game and he won 3 FIBA Asian Championships with China in 2001, 2003 and 2005.
His Personal Life
He was born in Shanghai in 1980. He is married to basketball player Ye Li and they have a daughter. He has never dated another woman!
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Famous quotes by Yao Ming
Basketball, in America, is like a culture. It is like a foreigner learning a new language. It is difficult to learn foreign languages and it will also be difficult for me to learn the culture for basketball here.Yao Ming
Fortune cookies are a good idea. If the message is positive, it can make your day a little better.Yao Ming
Yao Ming's Popularity
Yao Ming is a famous Chinese basketball player, who was born on September 12, 1980. As a person born on this date, Yao Ming is listed in our database as the 5th most popular celebrity for the day (September 12) and the 21st most popular for the year (1980).
People born on September 12 fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin. Yao Ming is the 85th most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Yao Ming's birthday, Yao Ming is the 4th most famous Chinese and ranks 1st in famous people born in Shanghai, China.
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