Occupation:Actor, Basketball Player
Hometown:Newark, New Jersey
Birthday:March 6, 1972
Shaquille O’Neal is a retired professional American football player who was born on March 6, 1972 in Newark, New Jersey. In his youth, O’Neal played basketball as a way to keep off the streets. He later enrolled in Louisiana State University to study business. He made his professional debut in 1992 playing for Orlando Magic where he became the first player to ever be named Player of the week in his first week of playing in the NBA. O’Neal released his debut album Shaq Diesel in 1994. He has also appeared in numerous films such as Kazaam, The Wash, and The House Bunny.