Moses Malone

Basketball Player

Birthday March 23, 1955

Birth Sign Aries

Birthplace Petersburg, VA

DEATH DATE Sep 13, 2015 (60)

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Hall of Fame power forward/center and 3-time NBA MVP who in 1974 became the first player to go straight from high school to the NBA.

Before Fame

He broke his commitment to play for the University of Maryland so he could play in the NBA.


He won an NBA Championship with the Philadelphia 76ers in 1983 and was named Finals MVP.

Family Life

He married Alfreda Malone. His son Michael Earl Malone was born on March 9, 1984.

Associated With

He played alongside Julius Erving on the 1983 NBA Champion Philadelphia 76ers.