Wilt Chamberlain (1936-1999)

Wilt Chamberlain (1936-1999) (HM1JUW)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19151 Philadelphia County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 58.858', W 75° 14.36'

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A legendary basketball player, born in Philadelphia. Earned national attention at Overbrook High School and at the University of Kansas. Played professionally for the Harlem Globetrotters, Philadelphia Warriors and 76ers, and Los Angeles Lakers, 1958-73. A dominant center, he set records for both rebounding and scoring; scored 100 points in one game, 1962. Most Valuable Player four times. Member, Basketball Hall of Fame.
Year Placed2000
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
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Date Added Tuesday, March 31st, 2015 at 9:03am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 479564 N 4425672
Decimal Degrees39.98096667, -75.23933333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 58.858', W 75° 14.36'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 58' 51.48" N, 75° 14' 21.6" W
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Area Code(s)215, 610
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1933-1963 N 59th St, Philadelphia PA 19151, US
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