Magic Johnson – basketball player, was born in Lansing, Michigan.
In 1979, he won the national championship. Then the athlete played for the team at the University of Michigan. Then the basketball player joined the Los Angeles Lakers. Together with this team, Johnson won in five championships of the National Basketball Association: 1980, 1982, 1985, 1987-88. Dear team player and leader, was named the most valuable player three times.
In 1991, Johnson announced that his test for the human immunodeficiency virus gave a positive result, so he leaves professional basketball. Later, he worked to raise people’s awareness of AIDS.
Johnson was part of the “dream team” in 1992, briefly returning to “Los Angeles”. And in 1994 he coached the Lakers. Magic Johnson in 1998 bought a professional basketball team Boras. From time to time, Magic played along with this team.
Since his official departure, Johnson has been engaged in entrepreneurial activities. His multimillion-dollar business empire has grown in many cities of the country. The fund created by him is fighting against AIDS, cooperating with many pharmacological enterprises.