Michael Jordan turns 58: Lesser known facts about him

February 17, By Nandini Mukherji

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Stepping towards Stardom

On a basketball scholarship, Jordan majored in Geography from the University of North Carolina.

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Hall of Fame

Michael was inducted into basketball's Hall of Fame in 2009.

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Biography

His biography "Michael Jordan: The Life" was published in 2014.

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Medal of Freedom

He has been awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by former President Barack Obama.

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Social Work

Jordan donated $10 million to open 2 new Health Clinics in North Carolina in February 2021.

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Donations

He has pledged to donate $100 million to social justice causes over a span of 10 years.

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