Hometown:Brooklyn, New York
Birthday:May 29, 1984
Carmelo Anthony is a professional basketball player who was born on May 29, 1984 in Brooklyn, New York. After moving to a tough neighborhood in Baltimore, Anthony used sports as something positive to focus on in his youth. In college he played for Syracuse University where he was recognized as one of the best college basketball players. He started his professional career in 2003 playing for Denver Nuggets and later transferred to the New York Knicks in 2011. Anthony also has numerous awards to his name including 1 NCAA Champion title, 1 NBA Scoring Champion title, and 8 NBA All-Star titles.