11 Facts About Basketball Legend Magic Johnson

Magic Johnson was born on August 14, 1959, in Lansing, Michigan.

He gained the nickname “Magic” during his high school basketball career, Due to his incredible skills.

Magic Johnson played college basketball for Michigan State University.

He won five NBA championships with the Los Angeles Lakers.

Magic Johnson retired from basketball due to contracting HIV.

Magic Johnson is a three-time NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP).

He was a 12-time NBA  All-Star

He holds the record for the highest assist average in NBA history.

Magic Johnson won a gold medal with the U.S. Olympic basketball team in 1992.

Magic Johnson was a part-owner of the Los Angeles Lakers from 1994 to 2010.

Magic Johnson has a net worth estimated at over $600 million and has inspired countless individuals to pursue their dream

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