Larry Bird

Larry Bird

Birthday1956-12-07
AgeHe is 61 years old
Birth Sign Sagittarius (nov. 22 - déc. 21)
GenderMale
Height2.06 m
His Parents
Larry Bird's mother's and father's name are Georgia Bird and Claude Joseph Bird
Larry Bird's Children
He has 3 Children. Their names are Corrie Bird and Connor Bird and Mariah Bird.
Alias for Larry Bird
known other names for Larry Bird
Who is Larry Bird?
Larry Joe Bird is an American retired professional basketball player who played for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association. Since retiring as a player, he has been a mainstay in the Indiana Pacers organization, currently serving as team president. Drafted into the NBA sixth overall by the Boston Celtics in 1978, Bird started at small forward and power forward for thirteen seasons, spearheading one of the NBA's most formidable frontcourts that included center Robert Parish and forward Kevin McHale. Bird was a 12-time NBA All-Star and was named the league's Most Valuable Player three consecutive times. He played his entire professional career for Boston, winning three NBA championships and two NBA Finals MVP awards. Due to chronic back problems, he retired as a player in 1992. He was a member of the 1992 United States men's Olympic basketball team that won the gold medal at the 1992 Summer Olympics. Bird was voted to the NBA's 50th Anniversary All-Time Team in 1996 and inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 1998.
Education
He went to the following schools
  • Springs Valley High School
Receives Awards
  • Associated Press Male Athlete of the Year - NBA
  • John R. Wooden Award - 1979 John R. Wooden Award Gala
  • NBA All-Rookie Team - 1980
  • NBA Executive of the Year Award - 2012
  • NBA Coach of the Year Award - 1998
  • All-NBA Team - 1987
  • Bill Russell NBA Finals Most Valuable Player Award - 1986
  • NBA Most Valuable Player Award - 1986
  • All-NBA Team - 1985
  • All-NBA Team - 1986
Larry Bird's Books
  • Drive
  • Larry Bird's Basketball birdwise
  • When the Game Was Ours
Films
  • NBA Hardwood Classics: Superstars Collection netflixbot
  • Magic vs. Bird: The 1979 NCAA Championship Game netflixbot
  • NBA: Furious Finishes netflixbot
  • Celtic Pride Him/Herself
  • Blue Chips Him/Herself
  • Space Jam Him/Herself