Nate Thurmond Biography

Nathaniel "Nate" Thurmond is a retired American basketball player. Dominant at both center and power forward, he was a seven-time All-Star and the first player in NBA history to record an official quadruple-double.

Thurmond remains one of the greatest rebounders and shot blockers ever, named both a member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and one of the 50 Greatest Players in NBA History.

Known to fans as "Nate the Great", Thurmond has had his #42 jersey retired by both the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers franchises. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Nate Thurmond
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Basketball player
Ethnicity:
African American
Date of Birth:
July 25, 1941 (79)
Astrological Sign:
Leo
Nate Thurmond Timeline
  • 1974-10-18
    Chicago Bull Nate Thurmond becomes 1st in NBA to complete a quadruple double-22 pts, 14 rebounds, 13 assists & 12 blocks
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