20 intersting about LeBron James
LeBron James is an American professional basketball player. He plays for the US basketball team and the Los Angeles Lakers. LeBron James is considered one of the best basketball players in NBA history. LeBron James has won 3 NBA championships and 4 NBA MVP (most valuable player) award. LeBron James has also won two Olympic gold medals while playing for America. Today we will tell you, 15 Things You Didn't Know About LeBron James
20 amazing about LeBron James
1. He was featured on sports Illustrated while still in High School
In 2002, at just 17 years old, LeBron James was featured on the cover of 'Sports Illustrated' magazine during high school. His picture was painted with the title 'The chosen one'. He became the first basketball player to be featured in 'sports Illustrated' magazine during high school.
2. LeBron James was a talented football player
Lebron J. is one of the best basketball players of all time. Lebron James is also a talented football player. In his childhood, Lebron James wanted to be a football player.
3. He is part owner of the Liverpool Football Club
Lebron James is part owner of English Premier League club Liverpool FC. Currently, Lebron James is a basketball player as well as a businessman. LeBron Raymone James owns 2% Stake in Liverpool FC.
4. He was the first Black man to appear on the cover page of Vogue
LeBron James is the first black man to be featured on the cover page of 'Vogue'. Lebron James was featured on the cover page in 2008 with model Gisele Bundchen.
5. He made million when Apple Acquired Beats
Lebron James joined Beats Electronic in 2008. Apple paid Beats Electronic nearly $3 billion. Through which Lebron James gained nearly $30 million.
6. Some of LeBron's High School games were aired on ESPN
In 2002, at just 17 years old, LeBron James was featured on the cover of 'Sports Illustrated' magazine during high school. Lebron James gained considerable popularity thereafter. And thereafter, ESPN aired several matches played during LeBron James' high school.
7. He used to have to cover His tattoos in white tape while playing in High school
Lebron James is very fond of tattoos. He has many tattoos on his body. Including his mother's name and the names of several of his family members, but while playing basketball matches in high school, LeBron James used white tape to cover his body tattoos.
8. He Bought A $92,00,000 Mansion At the age of 18
Lebron James bought a house at the age of 18, for $92,00,000.
9. Barack Obama supporter
LeBron James loves former US President Barack Obama. His relationship with Barack Obama is much better.
10. He shares a special achievements with Michael Jordan
Lebron James and Michael Jordan are the two best basketball players. Michael Jordan achieved many major achievements during his basketball career. The same Lebron James is currently one of the best basketball players in the world. And he has achieved many achievements during his basketball career. LeBron James has shared many of his achievements with Michael Jordan.
11. He married his High school sweetheart
LeBron James married his high school girlfriend Savannah Brinson in 2013. Lebron James and Savannah Brinson had been dating each other since the age of 16. According to reports, LeBron James proposed to Savannah Brinson during the 2011 New Year Party. And in 2013, both of them got married. Currently Lebron James and Savannah Brinson are the parents of three children.
12. Nike commissioned A special Lamborghini for the launch of the lebron XI
In 2014, Nike designed a special Lamborghini Aventador roadster at the launch of the lebron XI. This car costs around $670,000.
13. He is 1 of 3 athletes that have lifetime deal with Nike
LeBron James is one of the 3 athletes in the world to sign a lifetime deal with Nike. Nike signed a 7-year deal with LeBron James in 2003 for a value of $90 million. The deal proved to be quite beneficial for Nike. In 2015, Nike signed a lifetime deal with LeBron James for $1 billion. In addition to Lebron James, Nike has also signed lifetime deals with Michael Jordan and Cristiano Ronaldo.
14. LeBron's 1st Nike shoes were inspired by has Hummer H2
LeBron James's first Nike shoes were designed inspired by the design of the Hummer H2.
15. In 2015 he bought a $21,000,000 Mansion in Los Angeles
In 2015, LeBron James bought a Mansion in Los Angeles for $21,000,000. Many big celebrities of America also live around this property of Lebron James.
16. Lebron James makes more money from endorsement than playing basketball
Currently, Lebron James is the world's best and most popular basketball player. Lebron James makes more money through advertisements than the salary he gets through a basketball contract.
17. Win medals for team USA
LeBron James has consistently done well playing for the US basketball team. Lebron James has won a total of 5 medals for America at the Olympic Games and FIBA Championships, representing America in international basketball. Which includes three gold and two bronze medals. Lebron James was part of the American basketball team that won gold medals at the 2008 and 2012 Olympic Games.
18. Never met his biological father
His mother was only 16 years old when Lebron James was born. And he raised Lebron James on his own alone. Lebron James's father was a criminal. Who was in jail for most of the time in separate criminal incidents. Lebron James' mother kept him away from his father. And Lebron James never met his biological father. Lebron James's mother kept him away from his criminal father forever.
19. Ohio Mr. Basketball
LeBron James was born on 30 December 1984 in Akron Ohio, United States. He is one of the best basketball players born in Ohio.LeBron James was selected for the 'Ohio Mr. Basketball' award three times for his brilliant game.
20. LeBron James Awards and Achievements
- 3× NBA Champion
- 4× NBA MVP (most valuable player)
- 3× NBA finals MVP
- 16× NBA all-star
- 3× NBA all-star game MVP
- 12× All-NBA first team
- 3× Ap athlete of the year
- 2× Olympic gold medal
- 1× USA Basketball male athlete of the year (2012)
- 3× Ohio Mr. Basketball