Hakeem Olajuwon age

Hakeem Olajuwon (Basketball Player ) was born in Lagos, Nigeria on a Monday, January 21, 1963 . Hakeem Olajuwon is 57 years old. He is a Aquarius and was born in the Year of the Rabbit .

NBA center who was named Finals MVP after leading the Houston Rockets to NBA Championships in 1994 and 1995. He was a 12-time NBA All-Star, 6-time All-NBA First Team selection, and the 1994 NBA MVP. He was inducted to both the Basketball and FIBA Halls of Fame.

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FULL NAME: Hakeem Abdul Olajuwon
BIRTH DATE: January 21, 1963
BIRTHPLACE: Lagos, Nigeria
AGE: 57 years old
HEIGHT: 7 ft, 0 in
ZODIAC: Aquarius


Hakeem Olajuwon is a Basketball Player. Hakeem was born in 1960s, in the middle of Baby Boomers Generation. He married Dalia Asafi in 1996 as per an arranged marriage. They have three daughters named Abi, Aisha, and Rahmah. Abi played college basketball at Oklahoma and spent two years in the WNBA with the Chicago Sky and Tulsa Shock. He didn’t play basketball until he was 15 years old.

DID YOU KNOW He was especially known for his defense, winning the NBA Defensive Player of the Year award twice, leading the NBA in blocks 3 times, and retiring with 3,830 career blocks.

FACT From 1995 to 1998, he was joined on the Houston Rockets by fellow Hall of Famer Clyde Drexler.

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Currently, Hakeem Olajuwon is 57 years old. His next birthday is away. Hakeem will celebrate his 58th birthday on a Monday, January 21st. On the day of his birth, "Walk Right In" by The Rooftop Singers was the number 1 song on the Billboard 100. He shares a birthday with everyone who was born on January 21, 1963. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.


Hakeem Olajuwon’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. Aquarius ruling planet is Uranus. Those born under the zodiac sign of Aquarius are shy and quiet, but on the other hand, they can be eccentric and energetic. However, in both cases, they are deep thinkers and highly intellectual people who love helping others. They are able to see without prejudice, on both sides, which makes them people who can easily solve problems.

Hakeem Olajuwon was born in the Year of the Rabbit. The Rabbit is the fourth of the 12-year cycle of animals which appear in the Chinese zodiac related to the Chinese calendar. People born under this sign are creative, compassionate, and sensitive. They also prefer to avoid conflict. This year is the Year of the Rat.

DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.

Hakeem Olajuwon is a 57 years old Basketball Player, who was born in January, in the Year of the Rabbit (1963) and is a Aquarius. His life path number is 5. Hakeem’s birthstone is Garnet and birth flower is Carnation.

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