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Ewing, Patrick, 1962-

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Personal name headingEwing, Patrick, 1962-
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Variant(s)Ewing, Pat, 1962-
Ewing, Patrick Aloysius, 1962-
Associated countryUnited States
Birth date1962-08-05
Place of birthKingston (Jamaica)
AffiliationGeorgetown University New York Knickerbockers (Basketball team) National Basketball Players Association
Profession or occupationBasketball players Olympic athletes Coaches (Athletics)
Found inNewman, M. Patrick Ewing, c1986: CIP galley (Patrick Aloysius Ewing; Pat Ewing; b. 8/6/62 in Kinston Town, Jamaica; came to US 1/11/75)
In the paint, c1999: t.p. (Patrick Ewing) jkt. (NBA)
NBA website, June 27, 2007 (Patrick Ewing)
African American National Biography, accessed January 27, 2014, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Ewing, Patrick Aloysius; basketball player, athletic coach / manager; born 05 August 1962 in Kingston, Jamaica; attended Georgetown University; won a gold medal as a member of the U.S. Olympic team (1984); was named Naismith College Player of the Year (1985); The New York Knicks selected him first overall in the 1985 NBA draft; was named the NBA Rookie of the Year for 1986; won his second Olympic gold medal as a member of the Dream Team; was elected president of the National Basketball Players Association during the 1998-1999 lockout; voted one of the fifty greatest players in NBA history (1996); elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame (2008))