How tall is Charles Barkley?
Barkley’s height is 6ft 6in (198 cm).
How much does Charles Barkley weight?
He weights 252 lbs (114 kg).
When was Charles Barkley born?
His birthday’s on February 20, 1963.
How old is Charles Barkley?
He is 54.
Charles Barkley Body Measurements:
Dress Size: Unknown
Shoe Size: Unknown
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Brown
Quick Biography Facts:
Born Name: Charles Wade
Nick Name: Chuck, Round Mound of Rebound
Sun Sign: Pisces
Born Place: Leeds, AL, USA
Education: Chuck attended Leeds High School and then entered the Auburn University, where he graduated with degree in management.
Occupation: basketball player, NBA analyst
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Charles Barkley Family:
•Father – Frank Barkley
•Mother – Chuck mother’s name is not known. She gave a birth to her son Charles at a very young age. She separated with Chuck’s father, when he was still a baby. Barkley was raised by a stepfather and grandparents.
•Siblings – he has three brothers.
•Wife – Maureen Blumhardt (since 1989)
•Children – daughter Christiana Barkley (with Maureen Blumhardt)
How did Charles Barkley become famous?
Barkley has made a super successful career. He used to be a powerful basketball player and now he serves as NBA analyst for TNT. Charles’s career of a basketball player is marked with numerous awards and achievements.
He was called All-Star most valuable player in 1991.
He participated in Olympic Games twice and earned two gold medals. Barkley also was included to the list of 50 best players in NBA history.
Having retired from professional basketball, Barkley continued his career on TV. He serves as NBA analytic and in early 2017 he presents his TV show “The Race Card”, where he analyses the reasons of race inequality in USA. Barkley achieved a lot during the years of his career. How did he do it?
So, this is his story.
The main reason of Barkley success is his hard work. He was a weak child from his birth and during his school years he was not tall and quite stout. At first he was chosen as a reserve player, but later Barkley grew up, lost his overweight and trained hard from morning till night.
After NBA draft he was signed with Philadelphia 76ers. Gradually Chuck became one of the most powerful NBA players and then he continued his career on TV, proving the fact that hard work is that very secret of success anybody wants to know.