Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf

1969 - Today

Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf

Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf (born Chris Wayne Jackson on March 9, 1969) is a former American professional basketball player. Abdul-Rauf played basketball for Gulfport High School before enrolling at Louisiana State University to play college basketball for the Tigers, who retired his jersey number in 2020.His nine-year NBA career, spent with the Denver Nuggets, Sacramento Kings and Vancouver Grizzlies, was marked by an appearance in the Slam Dunk Contest as well as by one of the most accurate free-throw shooting records ever. After his NBA career, he played in multiple leagues around the world. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf has received more than 1,828,579 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 333rd most popular basketball player.

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Among basketball players, Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf ranks 337 out of 925Before him are Anne Donovan, John Starks, Danny Green, Jason Terry, Latrell Sprewell, and Chris Andersen. After him are A. C. Green, Kevin Willis, Sidney Moncrief, Tanoka Beard, Marcus Camby, and Roy Tarpley.

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Among people born in 1969, Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf ranks 541Before him are Craig Federighi, Lucas Radebe, Halbe Zijlstra, Lisa Nicole Carson, Dweezil Zappa, and Arno van Zwam. After him are Kyoko Kuroda, Yasuyuki Moriyama, Gintaras Staučė, Steve Lewis, Connor Trinneer, and Jorge Otero.

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Among people born in United States, Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf ranks 9,971 out of 12,171Before him are Kim Chambers (1974), Sadie Sink (null), Zak Penn (1968), Colin Kaepernick (1987), Shirley Babashoff (1957), and Ronald M. Sega (1952). After him are A. C. Green (1963), Matt Bloom (1972), Rocky Gray (1974), Karl Yune (1975), Matt Serra (1974), and Nicole Krauss (1974).


Among basketball players born in United States, Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf ranks 195Before him are Anne Donovan (1961), John Starks (1965), Danny Green (1987), Jason Terry (1977), Latrell Sprewell (1970), and Chris Andersen (1978). After him are A. C. Green (1963), Kevin Willis (null), Sidney Moncrief (1957), Marcus Camby (1974), Roy Tarpley (1964), and Sam Cassell (1969).

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