Kareem Abdul-Jabbar height

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was born in 1947 in Manhattan. His growth was predicted from the day of his birth as he weighed almost 13 pounds and was over 22 inches long.

Some say his fate as the star of the basketball arena was already written. He continued to grow at a rapid speed until he reached the height of 7 feet 2 inches.

He rose to stardom due to his own diligence and hard work throughout high school and college years at UCLA. In 2012 he was chosen as a cultural ambassador for the U.S.

After receiving several athletic honors he advanced his carrier into becoming an actor and a recognized author.