Today in Black History: October 12, 1999 “Death of Wilt Chamberlain”

Whilt Chamberlain

On October 12, 1999, legendary basketball player Wilt Chamberlain passed away. Chamberlain has played for several teams in his lifetime. Before Chamberlain’s entry into the NBA, he played for the Harlem Globetrotters. He then went on to play for the then Philadelphia Warriors and the Los Angeles Lakers. To this very day, Wilt Chamberlain holds several records within the NBA. Chamberlain records include scoring the most points in a season with 4,029, and scoring the most points in a single game with 100.

 

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