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Dikembe Mutombo Net Worth

Dikembe Mutombo Net Worth is
$75 Million

Dikembe Mutombo Biography

$75 Million: Dikembe Mutombo Mpolondo Mukamba Jean-Jacques Wamutombo[1] (born June 25, 1966), commonly known as Dikembe Mutombo, is a Congolese American retired professional basketball participant who played 18 periods in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Furthermore, his flailing elbows had been known for injuring many NBA players, including JORDAN, Dennis Rodman, Charles Oakley, Patrick Ewing, Chauncey Billups, LeBron James, Ray Allen, Yao Ming and Tracy McGrady. The 7 ft 2 in (2.18 m), 260-pound (120 kg; 19 st) middle, who began his profession with the Georgetown Hoyas, is often regarded as one of the biggest shot blockers and protective players ever, earning the NBA Defensive Participant of the entire year Award four instances;

Known for movies

Quick Facts

Full NameDikembe Mutombo
Net Worth$75 Million
Date Of BirthJune 25, 1966
Height2.18 m
Weight118 kg
ProfessionBasketball player
EducationGeorgetown University
SpouseRose Mutombo
ParentsBiamba Marie Mutombo, Samuel Mutombo
AwardsNBA Defensive Player of the Year Award, NBA All-Defensive Team, NBA All-Rookie Team, National Basketball Association Awards - J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award, Laureus World Sports Award for Sport for Good
TV ShowsAthlete 360

Interesting Facts

1 Inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2015.
2 (December 30) Signed a contract for the rest of the 2008-09 season with the Houston Rockets.
3 Professional basketball player with the Denver Nuggets (1991-1996), Atlanta Hawks (1996-1997 to 2000-2001[start]), Philadelphia 76ers (2000-2001[end] to 2001-2002), New Jersey Nets (2002-2003), New York Knicks (2003-2004), and Houston Rockets (2004-2009).
4 Wife Rose Mutombo is long time friend to FTC Publications' Director Regina Niallah since 1996 meeting by chance at 46 home basketball games in Atlanta. They sat right next to each other for 2 seasons.
5 Fulfilled a lifelong dream by opening the doors to the Biamba Marie Mutombo Hospital and Research Center while contributing 15 million dollars to the facility. The 300-bed hospital will provide health care to people in Kinshasa, capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, where Mutombo was born.
6 Attended a Salvation Army school in Kinshasa (Congo) from the sixth grade through 11th grade.
7 Speaks English, French, Spanish, Portuguese and five African dialects.
8 In 1999, won the seventh annual Henry P. Iba Citizen Athlete Award, presented to athletes who excel and help others
9 Wears size 22 basketball shoes, the largest in the NBA (Shaquille O'Neal also wears the same size)
10 Dikembe and his wife, Rose, have one daughter, Carrie Biamba Wamutumbo, and a new baby boy, Jean Jacques Dikembe Mutumbo Mplombo, Jr
11 Selected by the Denver Nuggets in the first round (fourth pick overall) of the 1991 NBA Draft
12 Signed as a free agent by the Atlanta Hawks on July 15, 1996
13 Traded by Atlanta with Roshown McLeod to Philadelphia for Theo Ratliff, Toni Kukoc, Nazr Mohammed and Juan "Pepe" Sanchez on February 22, 2001
14 Traded by Philadelphia to New Jersey for for Keith Van Horn and Todd MacCulloch on August 6, 2002


1 Waggling his finger after blocking a shot




In Depth with Graham Bensinger 2014 TV Series
Juwanna Mann 2002 Arch Player Coyner


CBS This Morning 2015 TV Series Himself
21st Annual Trumpet Awards 2013 TV Special Himself
Tavis Smiley 2006 TV Series Himself
Live with Kelly and Michael 2006 TV Series Himself
The Apprentice 2004 TV Series Himself
Last Call with Carson Daly 2003 TV Series Himself
The 2003 NBA Finals 2003 TV Mini-Series Himself - New Jersey Nets
2002 NBA All-Star Game 2002 TV Special Himself
Late Show with David Letterman 2001 TV Series Himself
2001 NBA All-Star Game 2001 TV Special Himself
60 Minutes 2000 TV Series documentary Himself - NBA Player (segment "Dikembe Mutombo")
2000 NBA All-Star Game 2000 TV Movie Himself
The Sport Jerks 1998 TV Series Himself
1998 NBA All-Star Game 1998 TV Special Himself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien 1998 TV Series Himself
1997 NBA All-Star Game 1997 TV Special Himself
1996 NBA All-Star Game 1996 TV Special Himself
1995 NBA All-Star Game 1995 TV Special Himself
1992 NBA All-Star Game 1992 TV Special Himself

Archive Footage

Rome Is Burning 2008 TV Series Himself
60 Minutes 2000 TV Series documentary Himself - NBA Player (segment "Dikembe Mutombo")

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