What Is Shaquille O'Neal Famous For?

Shaquille O’Neal is famous for his prowess in basketball, which has led to many commercials, films and reality shows. His incredibly large stature is another attribute that adds to his fame.

Shaquille O’Neal is a retired American basketball player who played as a center in the NBA for 19 seasons (1992-2011). During his long and largely successful career, O’Neal played for the Boston Celtics, Cleveland Cavaliers, Phoenix Suns, Miami Heat, Los Angeles Lakers and Orlando Magic. He also represented the U.S national basketball team between 1994 and 1996.

Shaquille O’Neal is a four-time NBA champion. He is also a three-time NBA Finals most valuable player, one-time NBA MVP and holder of numerous NBA awards. Between 2002 and 2010, he was married to Shauna Nelson, and they had four children.