Celebrity News: Michael Jeffrey Jordan, better known as Michael Jordan, is a former American basketball player. He currently owns the Charlotte Hornets’ NBA team and has a net worth of about $ 1.2 billion.
When one thinks of elite basketball no doubt comes his name, Michael Jordan, and this is because his name and surname are synonymous with excellence in the deployment of this sport so popular, especially in the United States.
Jordan is considered, almost unanimously, by press and public, as the best player of all time. And although it has been more than a decade since he left professional practice as a player we must point out that at the moment there has not appeared a player that equates him in charisma, in talent and also in achievements.
With the Chicago Bulls who was the team in which he played and excelled, he achieved six rings and other awards that are delivered and are classics in the circuit, as a result of his masterful performance.
After his final retirement in 2003, he continued to be linked to basketball but as an entrepreneur since he acquired one of the teams in the league of the NBA, the Charlotte Hornets.
Michael Jeffrey Jordan was born 54 years ago in Brooklyn, was February 17, 1963, when he came to this world. While still living with his family, the Jordan decided to move to North Carolina and there in the school of this state will discover their enormous capacity for basketball.
The University of North Carolina decides to grant it and then it would act like star player of the equipment of the same one. In 1986 he finally graduated.
In the mid-eighties, he joins one of the most important teams in the NBA as the Chicago Bulls and undoubtedly to date has been his most important player.
From this moment until the early 1990s Jordan and his team were the absolute leaders of the league, breaking record after record.
In 1993 he suffers a family tragedy, his father was killed, and this added to the loss of interest in the practice decides to retire from the court. After a brief step in baseball, he reconsiders the withdrawal and returns with everything in 1995.
In 1999 it repeats withdrawal action but returns to time, being in 2003 its definitive retirement.
As a rebound effect of his success, Jordan has led many advertising campaigns for products and brands, especially those associated with sports.
In the personal plane was married to the mother of its three children from the year 1989 and until the year 2006 when they decided to separate definitively.