Kobe Bryant was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on dated August 23, 1978

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NBA legendary Kobe Bryant died in January 2020 following a helicopter crash along with his daughter Gianna as well as seven others.

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Kobe Bryant spent his 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers in the National Basketball Association.

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Bryant was in his 20-year career He was an 18-time All-Star player, a 15-time All-NBA selection and a five-time NBA champion.

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His quest to become a basketball legend began in the early years, particularly during his period playing at Lower Merion High School in Ardmore.

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Bryant was first chosen for the Charlotte Hornets before being traded on draft night to the Los Angeles Lakers in a deal that also included Vlade Divac,

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an already-proven talent Charlotte believed would not only aid them in winning games but also boost attendance.

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Kobe Bryant and Vanessa Bryant were first met on the set of a music video in 1999 and they married on April 18, 2001, in Dana Point.

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