Efthimios Rentzias

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Birthday
11, 1976
Birthplace
Greece
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
11, 1976 (age 42)
Birthplace
Greece

About

Famed 6'11" center who played for the Philadelphia 76ers and for several European teams during his playing career that spanned from 1993 until 2005.

Before Fame

He was a first-round 1996 NBA Draft pick, 23rd overall, but opted to stay with P.A.O.K. Thessaloniki, for whom he had been playing with since 1993.

Trivia

He became the second Greek-born NBA player when he signed with the 76ers.

Family Life

He was born in Trikala, Greece.

Associated With

He and the Greek Under-19 team defeated Stephon Marbury and the U.S. team on their way to the gold medal at the 1995 FIBA U-19 World Championship; he was named MVP of the competition.