Earvin magic johnson has become the most powerful african-american businessman in the world he is a major league baseball owner, an nba the conglomerate is comprised of multiple business entities and partnerships that include canyon johnson, a $1 billion dollar real estate fund, yucaipa. Larry bird introduces earvin magic johnson upon magic being enshrined to the naismith memorial basketball hall of fame as part of the class of 2002. Autobiography of magic johnson several books have been published on the life of earvin 'magic' johnson the book transports you to the phases of glory that he experienced when he was drafted into the nba and the pain endured by the player when he tested positive for a life threatening disease. Magic johnson's wiki: earvin magic johnson jr (born august 14, 1959) is an american retired profess earvin johnson jr was born in lansing, michigan , to earvin sr, a general motors assembly worker, and christine, a school custodian. Magic johnson f 6' 9, 220 lbs complete stats » go to magic johnson player profile.
Earvin magic johnson led the los angeles lakers to five national championships in the 1980s, then abruptly retired from basketball in 1991 after announcing that he had the human immunodeficiency virus (hiv) magic johnson grew up in lansing, michigan and was a standout player at lansing's everett. Earvin johnson nicknames magic buck rawal magic johnson was born on august 14, 1959 in lansing, michigan, usa as earvin johnson there will always be great basketball players who bounce that little round ball, but my proudest moments are affecting people's lives, effecting change.
Earvin magic johnson has overcome his share of challenges and pain in 1991, he founded the magic johnson foundation, which serves as a single-disease organization that works to raise funds for community-based organizations dealing with hiv/aids education and prevention programs. This biography of magic johnson provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline young earvin also developed an early interest in the sport he went to the everett high school and was one of the school's star basketball players. Basketball legend turned business mogul earvin magic johnson is widely recognized as one of the most influential african-american the conglomerate is comprised of multiple business entities and partnerships that include canyon johnson, a $1 billion dollar real estate fund, yucaipa johnson, a. Earvin magic johnson jr (lansing, 14 agosto 1959) è un ex cestista, allenatore di pallacanestro e imprenditore statunitense, considerato uno dei più ^ a b (en) most valuable player, nba (en) james haskins, magic: a biography of earvin johnson, hillside, 1981, isbn 978--89490-044.
Magic johnson is one of only seven players in history to win an ncaa championship, an nba championship, and an olympic gold medal he was born as earvin johnson jr johnson was first dubbed magic as a 15-year-old sophomore playing for everett high school. Biography - information magic johnson is best known for his athletic career as a basketball player with the la lakers until his retirement in 1991 after magic johnson was born earvin effay johnson jr on august 14, 1959 in lansing, michigan even in his early years, johnson loved basketball and. Magic johnson is a magic johnson: my life by earvin johnson and william novak is an autobiography that tells magic johnson's life life in a very inspiring way magic johnson has gone through a lot of hard times like his fights with hiv and other things on the basketball court too. The latest tweets from earvin magic johnson (@magicjohnson) congratulations to @dodgers owners, players, managers, staff and the entire dodgers family for clinching a nl playoff spot for the sixth straight year.
Earvin magic johnson, jr (born august 14, 1959 in lansing, michigan) is a retired american national basketball association (nba) basketball player for the los angeles lakers before joining the nba, the 6 ft 9 in (206 m) point guard enjoyed success in ncaa college winning the title in 1979 with. Earvin magic johnson on wn network delivers the latest videos and editable pages for news & events, including entertainment, music, sports earvin magic johnson jr (born august 14, 1959) is a retired american professional basketball player who played point guard for the los angeles. Born earvin johnson jr in 1959 in lansing, michigan, magic johnson dominated the court as one of america's best basketball players for 12 years he retired from the la lakers in 1991 after revealing that he had tested positive for hiv, the virus that causes aids he has since then built up a business. Home page writing earvin 'magic' johnson: a brief biography he became a dominant junior high player and that is when he started to think about having a future in basketball also growing up magic johnson took on racial confrontations because he moved to everett high school which was. Earvin magic johnson 1959- former professional basketball player, entrepreneur at a glance  built foundation upon skills and family  perfected the passing game  transformed lakers into champions  a true team player  retired after contracting hiv  still played after retirement .
Earvin magic johnson was one of them just how great a basketball player was johnson so great, perhaps, that future generations of hoop johnson accomplished virtually everything a player could dream of during his 13-year nba career, all of which was spent with the los angeles lakers. Earvin magic johnson joins the guggenheim baseball management group to purchase the los angeles dodgers making johnson the first african-american mlb owner magic johnson enterprises has teamed up with simply healthcare to form clear health alliance, a unique comprehensive. Magic johnson, byname of earvin johnson, jr, (born august 14, 1959, lansing, michigan, us), american basketball player who led the national basketball association the son of an autoworker, johnson earned his nickname magic in high school for his creative and entertaining ballhandling.
Magic johnson biography born: august 14, 1959 lansing, michigan african american basketball player earvin johnson jr was born on august 14, 1959, in lansing, michigan, the fourth of earvin and christine johnson's seven children. Earvin magic johnson jr (born august 14, 1959) is an american retired professional basketball player and current president of basketball operations of the los angeles lakers of the national. Earvinmagicjohnson biography essay by dasdarhan, middle school, 6th grade, november 2009 magic johnson will probably be the most remembered basketball player in nba history he had a hard childhood and faced with many difficulties but his determination of being successful was.