"Greatness is defined by how much you want to put into what you do"
"Don't be afraid of failure, this is the way to succeed."
"Basketball is my passion, I love it. But my family and friends mean everything to me. That's what's important..."
Lebron James was born on December 30, 1984. James was born in Akron, Ohio. As we all know he is a well know professional basketball player. He plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers and is number 23. He is such an inspiration to many young basketball player and in general everyone.
James has plenty of accomplishments that I could name but to him this is his most important one. Lebron James says that opening a school is his most important professional accomplishment. James is a 3x NBA Champion, 14x NBA All-Star, and much more and opening a schools to help children is what he considers his most important accomplishment.
James is important in African American history because he has inspired so many children to do what makes them happy. James happily gave $2.5 million to the Smithsonian's Nation Museum of African American History and Culture. This and The Lebron James Family Foundation recognizes the life-changing importance for education and for young children.