Shaquille O’Neal – Age, Height, Career, Biography, Wiki, Girlfriend, Networth, Wife, Salary & more

Quick info on Shaquille O’Neal

Name Shaquille O’Neal
Age49 Years
Height2.16m m
Net Worth$400 Million
Table of Contents
1. Biography / Wiki
2. Physical Appearance
3. Personal Life
4. Career
5. Family
6. Relationships and More
7. Social Media
8. Favorite Things
9. Salary and Net Worth
10. Some Facts

Shaquille O’Neal Biography/Wiki

Full Name Shaquille O’Neal
ProfessionsBasketball Player
Date of BirthMarch 6, 1972
Age47 Years
Birth PlaceNewwark, New Jersey
Hometown Newwark, New Jersey
School (s)Louisiana State University
CollegeLouisiana State University

Shaquille O’Neal, also known by his nickname Shaq, is a former American basketball player, as well as a former rapper. Being more than 7 feet in height, and weighing almost 150 kg, he was one of the heaviest NBA players ever. After being drafted into the NBA while he was in his early twenties, he soon became one of the most dominant players in the history of the NBA, and helped his teams earn not just NBA Championships but also the Olympic Gold.

He earned several awards throughout his career as well, such as the ‘NBA Most Valuable Player Award’ and ‘Finals Most Valuable Player Award.’ O’ Neal finally retired in his late thirties. Along with being a successful basketball player, he is also an actor, and has appeared mostly in supporting roles in films such as ‘Grown Ups 2’ and ‘Blended’, as well as in several TV programs, such as ‘Uncle Grandpa’ and ‘Off to School’. He is also a rapper and has released four music albums till date, his latest one being ‘Respect’. He currently works as an analyst on the popular TV program ‘Inside the NBA’.

Physical Appearance Of Shaquille O’Neal

Height2.76 mts
276 cms
7 feet 2 inches
Weight147 Kg
MeasurementsBody Shape – Slim
Dress Size – Not Known
Shoe Size – 00
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Skin ColourBlack

Besides being a famous celebrity he is also a model, he is very possessive about about his health and body, Given above is the body measurement of Neal. Shaquille O’ Neal is a Famous celebrity by profession and therefore needs to maintain a good psyche and health, talking about his exact weight as per reports its specified that his weight is 147 kgs.

In Addition to the reports the estimated height of Logan can be 7’1′ and he may weigh around 147kgs approximately.

Personal Life Of Shaquille O’Neal

Zodiac SignPisces
SignatureNot Known
Blood GroupNot Known
Food HabitsNot Known
AddressSeoul, South Korea

Neal has not kept himself away from the limelight. Even he is not far away from social networking sites like Instagram, Twitter, and so on.

Because of this, it has made us easy to track out the details about both her personal and professional life comprising, career and awards.


Meanwhile, During his years at Louisiana State, O’Neal was named College Player of the Year (1991) and twice named a unanimous first team All-American (1991, 1992). He dropped out of college in 1992, after his junior year, to pursue a career in the NBA.

He completed his graduation from Robert G. Cole High School in San Antonio Texas, after which he went to Louisiana State University to study business. During his university years, his basketball skills earned him the name of ‘College Player of the Year’. He dropped out in the year 1992, in order to pursue his career in the NBA.


Shaquille O’ Neal was picked by the team Orlando Magic during the 1992 NBA draft. Within the first week itself, his skills earned him the title ‘Player of the Week’, making him the first player to achieve this honor within a week of his debut. He played brilliantly during the season with an average of 23.4 points on 56.2% shooting, along with 13.9 rebounds, and 3.5 blocks per game. Later, he was also named the ‘1993 NBA Rookie of the Year’.

Moreover, he played brilliantly over the ensuing years and in 1996, he was selected for the Olympics to play for the country as a part of the United States Olympic basketball team. Meanwhile, the tournament, which was held in Atlanta, Georgia, proved to be one of the toughest and biggest challenges in his entire career. His amazing skills led his team to winning the gold medal.

In the year, 2000, Shaquille was named as the most valuable player of the NBA. He was signed by the Los Angeles Lakers for three years, for a contract of $88.5 million. Despite the fact that he helped deliver three consecutive world championships to the team (2000, 2001 and 2002), his stint with them was a difficult one. He had several disagreements with team members due to which he was traded to the team Miami Heat.


ParentsFather: Kim Chung-hoon
Mother : Not Revealed
Wife/SpouseNot Yet
SiblingsKim Ju-na
ChildrenNot Yet

Shaquille O’ Neal was born on 6 March 1972 in Newark, New Jersey, in the United States to Lucille O’Neal and Joe Toney. Since his father Toney got arrested due to drug possession when Shaquille was still an infant, he relinquished his parental rights to O’Neal’s stepfather, Phillip A Harrison, who was a sergeant in the Army.

Relationships and more

O’Neal married Shaunie Nelson on December 26, 2002. The couple have four children: Shareef, Amirah, Shaqir, and Me’arah. Nelson also has one son from a previous relationship, Myles. On September 4, 2007, O’Neal filed for divorce from Shaunie in a Miami-Dade Circuit court. Shaunie later said that the couple had gotten back together and that the divorce was withdrawn. However, on November 10, 2009, Shaunie filed an intent to divorce, citing irreconcilable differences.

Social Media

Neal is currently active on social media sites. Furthermore he keeps updating about his personal life and professional life as well.

Therefore the posts he updates frequently are about his Fitness, Workout Routines, Places he visits, his daily routine etc.


Favorite Things

ActorNot Known
ActressNot Known
FilmNot Known
Role Zuri Ross
SongNot Known
SingerNot Known
DirectorNot known
RestaurantNot Known
ColourDark Blue
DessertNot Known
SportNot Known
sportsmenNot Known
PerfumeNot Known
BrandsNot Known
CarsNot Known

Neal has not specified neither about his favorites nor about his personified selection of things. He prefers to keep his favorites profile low.

We are on it to collect some more personified information about the same please stay connected with us.

Salary and Networth

Net worth$400 Million
Income SourceNBA

Unknown interesting facts about Shaquille O’Neal

  • Shaquille O’Neal had started composing rap music in the year 1993. His first album ‘Shaq Diesel’ was released the same year.
  • Blue Chips,’ a 1994 basketball drama, was the first movie of Shaquille O’Neal’s acting career. Directed by William Friedkin, the film also starred Nick Nolte, Mary McDonnell, Ed O’Neill, J T Walsh and Alfre Woodard. The film, however, didn’t do well commercially. It received mostly mixed reviews.
  • Shaquille O’Neal’s amazing skills in basketball have earned him numerous awards, such as the FIBA World Championship MVP (1994), USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year (1994), and NBA Most Valuable Player (2000).

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