Mehmet Okur

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Birthday
26, 1979
Birthplace
Turkey
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
26, 1979 (age 41)
Birthplace
Turkey

About

Turkish-born NBA player who helped the Detroit Pistons win an NBA championship in 2004; named to his first and only NBA All-Star game in 2007 as a member of the Utah Jazz.

Before Fame

As a child, he Idolized NBA forward Toni Kukoc.

Trivia

He married a former finalist for Miss Turkey, Yeliz Caliskan.

Family Life

His first daughter was born in March, 2007.

Associated With

He played against the Lakers dominant center Shaquille O'Neal in the 2004 Finals.