Lusia Harris

Basketball Player

Birthday February 10, 1955

Birth Sign Aquarius

Birthplace Minter City, MS

DEATH DATE Jan 18, 2022 (66)

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One of the only female basketball players who appeared in the NBA. She was drafted by the New Orleans Jazz in 1977.She represented the United States' national team and won the silver medal in the 1976 Olympic Games.

Before Fame

She was the fourth of five daughters and the tenth of eleven children in her family. She played college basketball at Delta State University.


She competed for the Houston Angels of the Women's Professional Basketball League.

Family Life

She married George E. Stewart on February 4, 1977. They had four children together.

Associated With

She was teammates with Ann Meyers.