Kobe bean bryant born august 23 1978 is an american former professional basketball player. He played his entire 20 year career with the los angeles lakers of the national basketball association nba.
He entered the nba directly from high school and won five nba championships.
Kobe bryant birth and death date. Bryant is an 18 time all star 15 time member of the all nba team. Retired nba basketball player kobe bryant his 13 year old daughter gianna baseball coach john altobelli five other passengers and the pilot. A google search for when did kobe bryant die on sunday night listed jan.
On january 26 2020 a sikorsky s 76b helicopter crashed in calabasas california around 30 miles 48 kilometres northwest of downtown los angeles en route from john wayne airport to camarillo airport nine people were on board. Birthday august aug 23 1978. For those who didn t get it.
Kobe bryant was born on 23rd august 1978 in philadelphia pennsylvania and spent all 20 years with the team los angeles lakers in nba championship. Kobe bryant fans also viewed. First name kobe 1.
He was also the maternal nephew of nba player john chubby cox. 26 as the former nba star s date of assassination rather than date of death the result which mentions the date of. Write me with your date time and place of birth and send you a free sneak preview nba legend kobe bryant and his daughter gianna have died in a helicopter crash shortly before 10 am on sunday.
Quick facts name kobe bryant birth date august 23 1978 death date january 26 2020 education lower merion high school place of birth philadelphia pennsylvania. The whole world is still mourning the death of nba legend and one of the best basketball players ever on the court. Death date jan 26 2020 age 41 birth sign virgo.
His parents named him after the famous beef of kobe japan which they saw on a restaurant menu. Kobe bryant is a member of. His middle name bean was derived from his father s nickname jellybean.
Birthplace philadelphia pa. 8 024 8 is kobe s jersey number 02 is gigi s jersey number and 24 is kobe s another jersey number. Bryant was born in philadelphia the youngest of three children and only son of former nba player joe bryant and pamela cox bryant.