Lebron James's birthday is Dec. 30, 1984. He was born in Akron, Ohio, and showed a great love and talent for basketball from a young age.
James was the number one pick in the 2003 NBA draft. He was chosen by the Cleveland Cavaliers and played there until he joined the Miami Heat in 2010. He won two NBA championships with the Heat and returned to the Cavaliers in 2014.
James has received many accolades and honors during his basketball career. At 20, he was the youngest player to receive the Rookie of the Year Award. He has been named MVP, is an All-Star regular and has won two Olympic gold medals.