Bob Pettit

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Birthday
12, 1932
Birthplace
Baton Rouge, LA
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
12, 1932 (age 85)
Birthplace
Baton Rouge, LA

About

One of the great early stars of the NBA who won the very first league MVP Award in 1956 as a member of the St. Louis Hawks.

Before Fame

He starred for Louisiana State University for three seasons before he was drafted by the Milwaukee Hawks.

Trivia

He was the first player in NBA history to score 20,000 career points.

Family Life

He had three children and seven grandchildren.

Associated With

He led the St. Louis Hawks to an NBA title over Bill Russell and the Boston Celtics in 1958.