The Life of Lebron James

Timeline created by crazlukes in Biography
Event Date: Event Title: Event Description:
Lebron baby Born in Akron, Ohio Lebron James was born in Akron, Ohio on December 30, 1984 to 16 year old Gloria James
Lebron james cleveland cavs Lebron's first dunk Lebron James first dunked a basketball in a faculty vs. student basketball game at his middle school.
Lebron james si cover chosenone Named "The Choses One" by Sports Illustrated Named "The Chosen One" by Sports Illustrated magazine. He was the first high school basketball player to be on the cover since Kevin Garnett.
Lebron high school Won third state title Lebron won his third and final state title with St. Vincent-St. Mary's high school.
Graduation Graduated from high school Lebron graduated from high school as the most anticipated basketball graduate ever. He decided to skip college and enter the NBA draft.
Lebron james jersey Number 1 draft pick in the NBA draft At just 18 years old Lebron was the number one overall pick in the 2003 NBA draft and was chosen by the Cleveland Caveliers.
080604 nba finals logo1 Played in 1st NBA finals Lebron played in his 1st NBA finals series but got swept by the San Antonio Spurs.
Lebron Won gold medal in olympics Lebron won a gold medal at the Bejing olympics with the U.S.A. team.
2010 07 07 lebron james mvp Won 2nd MVP award Lebron won his 2nd straight award for most valuable player of the NBA. He is the 11th player in history to do so.
Heat big 3 Went to the Miami Heat Lebron was the center of the 2010 free agent class along with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh. The trio decided to join forces in Miami and Lebron "took his talents to South Beach" starting a new era in his career.