Kobe Bryant

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  • When he was born

    When he was born
    He was born in Filadelfia, Pensilvania, August 23, 1978
  • Selected in the NBA draft

    Selected in the NBA draft
    Selected 13th overall by the Charlotte Hornets in the 1996 NBA draft, Bryant was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers for Vlade Divac a month later.
  • Math contest

    Math contest
    He was the youngest player to win the math contest in 1997.
  • Defensive quintet

    Defensive quintet
    He was the youngest player to be in the defensive quintet in 1999.
  • Marriage

    Marriage
    He married the 18 april, 2001with Vanessa Bryant.
  • Birth of one of his daughters

    Birth of one of his daughters
    The January 19, 2003 one of Kobe's daughters was born.
  • Best scorer of a game in history

    Best scorer of a game in history
    In 2006, Bryant scored a career-high 81 points against the Toronto Raptors, the second-highest number of points scored in a game in NBA history
  • MVP

    MVP
    He was named the 2008 NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP)
  • NBA Finals

    NBA Finals
    In 2008 he led his team to the NBA Finals as the first seed in the Western Conference.
  • Olympic gold

    Olympic gold
    Bryant won an Olympic gold in the 2008 Summer Olympics.
  • Final MVP award

    Final MVP award
    He led the Lakers to one more championship in 2009, winning the Finals MVP award.
  • Championship and Final MVP award

    Championship and Final MVP award
    In 2010 he led his team to a championship, and he won the Finals MVP award another time.
  • Olympic gold

    Olympic gold
    Bryant won another Olympic gold in the 2012 Summer Olympics.
  • When he died

    When he died
    He died on January 26,2020 in an helicopter accident.
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    Led the NBA in scoring

    He led the NBA in scoring during the 2005–06 and 2006–07 seasons