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Did you know that LeBron James married his school sweetheart? Did you know that they have three children together? Did you know that he was raised by his mother? Did you know that he played for Miami Heat from 2010 to 2014? Find out more interesting facts for kids below.

Fun Fact 1 LeBron James' middle name is Raymone. He was born on December 30th, 1984 in Akron, Ohio in the United States of America.

Fun Fact 2 LeBron James is a famous American Basketball player. He is a member of an American professional basketball team called the Cleveland Cavaliers. The team is also known as the Cavs and they are based in Cleveland, Ohio.

Fun Fact 3: LeBron James is very tall. His height is 6 ft 8 inches which is equivalent to 2.03 meters. His exceptionally tall size makes him an ideal basketball player. He weighs 250 lb.

Fun Fact 4: LeBron James has won many awards for his incredible performances including 2 NBA Championships, 4 NBA Most Valuable Player and 2 NBA Finals MVP. NBA stands for National Basketball Association.

Fun Fact 5: LeBron James attended St Vincent-St Mary High School in Akron, Ohio where he was raised. He played basketball at the school and he was predicted to become a future National Basketball Association superstar.

Fun Fact 6: LeBron James left the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2010 to join Miami Heat based in Miami, Florida. He left in 2014 to rejoin the Cleveland Cavaliers once again.

Fun Fact 7: LeBron James has played power forward and small forward positions, also known as the three or simply SF; one of five positions in a game of basketball.

Fun Fact 8: LeBron James has featured on TV commercials, he has also hosted the ESPY Awards, which stands for Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly Awards, and Saturday Night Live.

Fun Fact 9: LeBron James was raised by his mother. Her name is Gloria Marie James. She struggled to raise him alone so she agreed to let him move in with Frank Walker and his family who could offer him a stable environment. Frank Walker was a football coach and he introduced LeBron James to basketball when he was 9.

Fun Fact 10: LeBron James was a member of the AAU which stands for Amateur Athletic Union. He was young at the time and led the team with three friends known as Dru Joyce III, Willie McGee and Sian Cotton, otherwise known as the 'Fab Four'.

Fun Fact 11: LeBron James began his basketball career with the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2003 when he was selected by the team. His first professional game was against the Sacramento Kings and he recorded 25 points against them.

Fun Fact 12: LeBron James hit a record when he became the first Cleveland Cavalier to average at least 20 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists per game in their rookie year. The only other basketball players to achieve this record are Michael Jordan and Oscar Robertson.

Fun Fact 13: LeBron James achieved another record during his early career when he became the youngest basketball player to record a triple-double at twenty years of age.

Fun Fact 14: LeBron James married his school sweetheart. Her name is Savannah , she became his wife on September 14th, 2013.

Fun Fact 15: LeBron James and his wife Savannah have three children, their two sons are called LeBron James Jr and Bryce Maximus James, and their daughter is named Zhuri.

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