On January 21, 1963, Hakeem Olajuwon was born in Nigeria.
Hakeem Olajuwon was a professional basketball player who played in the NBA from 1985-2002. During his career, Olajuwon played for the Houston Rockets and the Toronto Raptors. Today, he is honored as a basketball legend.
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