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Jordan, Michael, 1963-

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Personal name headingJordan, Michael, 1963-
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Variant(s)Air Jordan, 1963-
Jordan, Air, 1963-
Jordan, Michael Jeffrey, 1963-
Associated countryUnited States
Birth date1963-02-17
Place of birthBrooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
AffiliationChicago Bulls (Basketball team)
Chicago Bulls (Basketball team)
Washington Wizards (Basketball team)
Charlotte Bobcats (Basketball team) National Basketball Association
Profession or occupationBasketball players
Found inMartin, G. Michael Jordan, gentleman superstar, 1987: CIP t.p. (Michael Jordan) data sheet (NBA basketball star; former NCAA basketball player of the year and NBA rookie of the year)
Phone call to pub., 1/27/87 (Michael Jordan, b., Feb. 17, 1963)
Herbert, M. Michael Jordan, 1987: CIP info. (Michael Jeffrey Jordan)
Gutman, B. Michael Jordan, c1991: t.p. (Michael Jordan) cover p. 4 (Michael "Air" Jordan)
NBA website, viewed Dec. 12, 2012 (Michael Jordan; Michael Jeffrey Jordan; assumed executive role with Washington Wizards in 2000 and signed 2-year playing contract on Sept. 25, 2001)
Britannica online, viewed Jan. 16, 2013 (Michael Jordan; Michael Jeffrey Jordan; Air Jordan; drafted by Chicago Bulls in 1984; played with Bulls until 1993 when retired briefly to play baseball; returned to Bulls in March 1995 and played with them until retiring again in 1998 after season was over)
African American National Biography, accessed via The Oxford African American Studies Center online database, July 27, 2014: (Jordan, Michael; Michael Jeffrey Jordan; basketball player, celebrity; born 17 February 1963 in Brooklyn, New York, United States; bypassed his senior year in high school to enter the National Basketball Association (NBA); won the Olympic gold medal (1984 and 1992); played for the Bulls, Chicago White Sox, Washington Wizards; owner of the Charlotte Bobcats; inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2009)