LeBron James Biography

Published On May 03, 2016
Facts of LeBron James
Date of Birth: 1984 , December-30
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 8 Inch
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LeBron is having a successful love life. He has been in love with love of his life Savannah Brinson since a long time. As a loving couple, they have already welcomed three children together, two from their romantic affairs and one from this married life. They got married in 2013. He is happy to have Savannah as his loving wife. Their third child Zhuri James is now aged 1 year old. LeBron has a towering height and it measures six feet and eight inches tall. His nationality is American.

As LeBron's mother didn't have any stable job to provide successful future to her only child, she allowed LeBron to be adopted by Frank Walker. Frank introduced him to basketball for the first time when he was just nine years old. As a child, he played for Northeast Ohio Shooting Stars as an amateur player. He joined St. Vincent–St. Mary High School with his team mates Sian Cotton, Dru Joyce III, and Willie McGee. During his freshman year at this high school, he played a quality game with average of 21 points and 6 rebounds. For this outstanding game, he was selected in the USA Today All-USA First Team. While he was in St. Vincent-St. Mary, he also played in its football team as a wide receiver. In the 2003 NBA draft, he was picked by Cleveland Cavaliers. He played his first game against Sacramento Kings where he scored 25 points. That year he was named NBA Rookie of the Year. In one match against Toronto Raptors, he made 56 points. His outstanding game also earned him a place in the NBA All-Star Game Most Valuable Player. On 10th of July 2010, he joined Miami Heat and played there till 2014. He also had outstanding days as the member of the United States national team. He has been earning the salary of $19 million annually and his net worth is said to be around $300 million.

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Born in Akron, Ohio

December 30 , 1984

LeBron James was born as LeBron Raymone James at the end of 1984 in Akron, Ohio, United States of America to Gloria Marie James. He was also raised by her single mother. His childhood days were full of struggle and hardship.

Attended St Vincent–St Mary High School

2000

He joined St. Vincent–St. Mary High School with his team mates Sian Cotton, Dru Joyce III, and Willie McGee. During his freshman year at this high school, he played a quality game with average of 21 points and 6 rebounds.

Was selected by Cleveland Cavaliers

2003

For this outstanding game with the St. Vincent–St. Mary's varsity team, he was selected in the USA Today All-USA First Team. While he was in St. Vincent-St. Mary, he also played in its football team as a wide receiver. In the 2003 NBA draft, he was picked by Cleveland Cavaliers. He played his first game against Sacramento Kings where he scored 25 points

Was selected as the NBA All-Star Game Most Valuable Player

2006

Within a year after he joined Cleveland Cavaliers, he was named in his NBA All-Star Game. This success and fame continued for several years. In 2006, he was also selected as the NBA All-Star Game Most Valuable Player.

Joined Miami Heat

July 10 , 2010

On 10th of July 2010, he became an official member of Miami Heat after he signed a sign-and-trade six-year contract with them. On 2nd of December 2010, he played against Cleveland where he scored 38 points but he was booed by his old fans. 

Rejoined Cavaliers

July 12 , 2014

In 2014, Miami earned its fourth consecutive Finals berth and they became one of only four teams in NBA history to do so. After the end of 2013-2014 sessions, he became a free agent and then he signed a two year deal worth of $42.1 million with Cavaliers on 12th of July 2014. 

Made his debut for United States national team

2004

He also had outstanding days as the member of the United States national team. At the 2004 Olympics, he made his debut for the United States national team. During his initial days in the US national team, he was benched in several matches. 

Married to Savannah Brinson

2013

LeBron is having a successful love life. He has been in love with love of his life Savannah Brinson since a long time. As a loving couple, they have already welcomed three children together, two from their romantic affairs and one from this married life. They got married in 2013.

First child, LeBron James Jr

October 6 , 2004

He became father for the first time in his life in 2004. After he began dating love of his life Savannah Brinson, Savannah became pregnant with their first child and she finally gave birth to their first child LeBron James Jr on 6th of October 2004. 

Second child, Bryce Maximus James

June 14 , 2007

He became father for the second time in his life in 2007. He and his loving partner Savannah Brinson welcomed their second child together on 14th of June and that time it was also a son and they named him Bryce Maximus James.

Third child, Zhuri James

October 22 , 2014

He became father for the third time in his life in 2014, A year later after being married to love of his life Savannah Brinson, they welcomed their third child together on 22nd of October and that time it was a baby girl and they named her Zhuri James.