1. Lebron James biography
Lebron Raymore James Sr. is an American-born professional athlete who currently plays for the Los Angeles Lakers, an NBA basketball team. Lebron is highly regarded not only as talented athlete but one of the all-time NBA players ever. He has been compared many times with the legendary Michael Jordan in terms of achievements such as individual and team awards. Lebron James has won several awards such as 4 NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP) awards, 2 Olympics gold medals, 3 Finals MVP Awards, playoffs all-time points, 5 All-Defensive First Team, and many others.
Lebron James started his professional basketball career in 2003 with the Cleveland Cavaliers, from where he played till 2010. He moved from there to Miami Heat before he returned to his former club. He has been with Los Angeles Lakers since 2018.
- Lebron James’s age and family
The NBA superstar was born on the 30th of December 1984 to Gloria Marie James (mother) and Anthony McClelland (father) in Akron, Ohio. His mother had him at the very tender age of 16 while his father rarely involved himself in his life. His father Anthony was known to be involved in several crimes, which made it a bit difficult for James to feel his fatherly presence. Lebron James growing up was a bit tough but became a bit subtle when his mom encouraged him to move in with family of a local youth football coach, Frank Walker.
- Lebron James’s education
Lebron James had his secondary education at the ST. Vincent-St. Mary High School, which was a private and white-dominated school.
- Lebron James’s wife
In 2013, the L.A Lakers superstar tied the knot with his wife Savannah Brinson, who grew up in the same neighborhood with James. From report, the duo met while in High School, before he finally proposed to her in 2011 at the New Year’s Eve party. The union has been blessed with 2 sons and a daughter,
- Lebron James salary
The L.A Lakers player signed a 4-year contract with the club valued at a whopping $153,312,846 million. Annually, he goes home with an annual salary of $38,328,212. We reckon that is more than enough to live the type of luxury life he so much deserves.
- Lebron James tattoo
King James is known to have around 24 different tattoos on his body, each with distinctive meaning and purpose. Some of the tattoos on Lebron James’s body include “CHOSEN 1” on his upper back, “crowned Lion King James” on his arm and ‘WITNESS” on his right calf.
2. Lebron James’s net worth and endorsement
For an incredible career that has been ongoing for the past 16 years, Lebron James’s worth is estimated to be $450 million. Most of which come from his annual income at the Lakers and several top endorsement deals with popular brands such as Coca-Cola, Beats Electronics, KIA Motors, Nike and Beats Electronics.
- Lebron James private jet
Lebron James isn’t the type that doesn’t love to enjoy his money to the fullest. He owns and flies in style in his private jet – Gulfstream G280, which set him back at the cost of $22 million.
3. Lebron James’s luxury car collection
If there is one thing fascinating about this NBA superstar, it should be his exotic collection of cars. After all, he has earned over a billion dollars over the course of his career. Check out some of them here:
3.1 Hummer H2
This Hummer H2 is one aggressive vehicle common among superstars across the globe. Interestingly, it was his first car and was bought for him by his mother. He surely holds this car dearly despite being an old version. From what we learnt, Gloria took a loan to get this car for her son while he was still in High school. The purchase of this car didn’t go down well with the Ohio High School Athletic Association, who set up a panel to inquire about it. James was later cleared after thorough investigation.
Lebron James later upgraded the Hummer H2 with some cool features such as JBL sound system, many TV screens, 28-inch rims, Play Station and DirecTV TracVision.
3.2 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon
What is a better way to go on off-roading adventure other than a powerful Jeep Wrangler Rubicon? This model is one of the strongest and top performing trucks from its lineup. Lebron James’s Rubicon is painted in bright orange with headrests featuring stitched lion logo on it.
3.3 Lamborghini Aventador Roadster
According to report, this supercar was acquired by the L.A Lakers man at the sum of $670,000. His Aventador is customized, wrapped to match floral shoes release of Lebron James X1 “King’s Pride”. With a 720 horsepower, it’s pretty fast and might be the fastest Aventador you would see around.
3.4 Rolls Royce Phantom
King James got this 2019 Rolls Royce Phantom worth $450,000 as a gift on his 25th birthday from Shaquille O’Neal, Cleveland Cavalier teammate. His Roll Royce Phantom offers an incredible 563 horsepower from its V12 powertrain.
3.5 1975 Chevrolet Impala
An exquisite car collection without the touch of vintage might seem not complete to us. Well, you will find the 1975 fully restored version in Lebron James’s garage. He also did few upgrades on it such as sub-encrusted trunk, blue paint with white stripes and cubana-coloured interior rim.
3.6 Maybach 57S
With 620 horsepower being coughed out from its V12 powertrain, James had to put customized number plate that reads “KNG OF OH” to make this 2018 Maybach 57S more special. This is obviously not the only Mercedes model in his garage. We learnt he has the luxury Mercedes S-63 AMG with 600 horsepower from its bi-turbo engine.
3.7 Bentley Continental GT
Lebron James is a proud owner of this white-coloured b2009 Bentley Continental GT with an aesthetically pleasing exterior and well-styled interior look. The fact that it’s all-white makes it distinctive in his enormous car collection.
3.8 Ferrari F430 Spider
The F430 Spider is one of the most sought-after models from the Italian automaker. It offers a well-styled interior and exterior look with a full automaker electrified hood. James owns the black version, customized to accommodate his big size. Like Mercedes, Lebron James has 3 Ferraris in his collection.
3.9 Porsche 911 Turbo S
This Turbo S is right there at the top of the company’s lineup. The model was so much adored by the superstar during his playing days for the Miami Heat. On many occasions, Lebron James has been seen inside this car cruising it around town. Looks like he loves this brand as he reportedly acquired the Panamera in 2014 for his mother.
- Lebron James Yacht
When the super-talented basketball player signed the massive $154 million 4-year contract with the Lakers, He was spotted chilling on the deck of a luxurious yacht, which was sailing to Positano, a remote village on Amalfi Coast.
4. Lebron James luxury houses
King Lebron James is reported to have a total of 3 massive and luxury homes, comprising 2 in Los Angeles and 1 in his hometown, Akron, Ohio. He bought one of his L.A mansions for a sum of $23 million in December 2017. The house is found within the Brentwood Neighborhood, with 8 beds, custom kitchen, private patio terrace, wine cellar, highly furnished gym, high-tech game room, steam and sauna rooms, 11 baths and so on. The house is said to occupy as much as 15,846 feet.
5. Lebron James latest news
- Lebron James has just set a record of being the first player to feature in sixteen All-NBA team selection
- Social media accounts
Lebron James Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/kingjames/
Lebron James Twitter – https://twitter.com/KingJames
The Los Angeles Lakers’ superstar widely known as King James has unarguably had one of the best careers in the NBA history. Luckily for us all, he is still very much active and isn’t ready to leave the court just yet. He is rich and loves enjoying life to the fullest. You might also want to see how his cars fares against those in the collection of legendary Michael Jordan and other celebrities awesome cars.