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Wilt Chamberlain

Born: 1936-08-21 - Died: 1999-10-12
Cause of Death:
Heart Failure


Death Summary: Chamberlain died of congestive heart failure in Bel-Air, California at the age of 67.

He had a history of heart trouble for years before his death, and was even hospitalized for it in 1992 after it was discovered that he had an irregular heartbeat.

Before his death, doctors had been draining fluid from his legs for about a month. It had been building up as a direct result of his heart problems.

Who was Wilt Chamberlain : Wilton Norman Chamberlain was a professional basketball player who played for the Warriors, the 76ers, the Lakers, and even the Harlem Globetrotters.

At 7 foot 1 inch, many consider him to be one of the best basketball players in history.

After basketball, he became sort of a jack-of-all-trades. He played Volleyball and was even a board member of the International Volleyball Association.

He went into business and made money playing the stock market and from real estate investments. He also opened a nightclub in Harlem.

He did a little acting, appearing in Conan the Destroyer with Arnold Schwarzenegger. He also wrote a few books.

One piece of his legacy that is perhaps nearly as famous as his basketball career is his claim to have had sex with 20,000 women. According to Wikipedia, "For this to be true, he would have had to had sex with 1.14 women per day from the age of 15 up until the day of his death, a rate of almost eight women a week."
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30 Signatures in Wilt Chamberlain's guestbook

  1. RYan Panish Says:

    sup u a beast!

  2. Victor Romero Says:

    20,000? your crazy man lol
    rest in peace to one of the best b-ball players.

  3. SOMEONE Says:

    man he is such a weirdo ijks

  4. jimmie ashford Says:

    you were one of the best man Rip

  5. Someone Says:

    man the thingy is so little bit i want more then little bit cuz i am writing a paper about him
    k later

  6. grim Says:

    due to a drug overdose

  7. grim Says:

    or was it MURDER?

  8. suzycreamcheese Says:

    Hello and goodby, Wilt.

  9. morris Says:

    wilt “the stilt” chamberlain.

  10. State_Champ_Karley_KCLADYBRONCOS Says:

    R.I.P. Im doing a research paper on Wilt. But he’s my idol of bein a post player and can dominant like no other in the paint!

  11. Mitchell Fletcher Says:

    The best to ever play the game. RIP Wilt.

  12. EDNA BROWN Says:

    iremember when you were my idol.love you.rip

  13. OSCAR STALLWORTH Says:

    WILT WAS ONE OF THE TRUE ALL TIMES GREAT… I DON’T BELIEVE THE 20,000 NUMBER HOWEVER.

  14. Saqif Rahman Says:

    He will be remembered in the NBA.

  15. shermanloteyro Says:

    rip Wilt the Stilt Cahamberlain..safety and precautionist..

  16. Nathan Says:

    hey wilt chamberlain i know you dont remember me but im a old friend of your man we used to kick it nah im just kiddin i used to watch u as a kid homie whyd yuh have to die why !! rest it easy homie ill see you at the crossroads so you wont be lonley see you at the crossroads so you wont be lonely !

  17. Kylei Says:

    I am doing a report On Wilt. And it is so interesting to learn all the things he has accomplished!

  18. torrence Says:

    a true lagend

  19. jacob Says:

    too bad wilt chamberlain died in 1993.He didn`t get to see the HULK(2003)or The Great khali(wrestler)

  20. jacob Says:

    he died in october 1999 not 1993

  21. tony Says:

    man ur a whore bro, but good at bball

  22. anton celeste Says:

    man ur a beast ! . i wish there was a footage of WILT CHAMBERLAIN’S

  23. Mark Eskridge Says:

    You were the greatest

  24. Henry Jackson Says:

    The best big man of basketball hand down Rip Wilt Chamberlain’s

  25. Dan ( THE MAN ) Finneran Says:

    YOU were THE MAN before ME…

  26. Chester Barry Says:

    will surely miss a great player like wilt

  27. Odessa Bolden Says:

    Wilt, I will always remember seeing you in the L.A. airport, you were on you way to Milwaukee in an N.B.A. play off. rest in peace.

  28. Nathan Dunlop Says:

    The Best NBA player of all time !!

  29. tonya p Says:

    you will be miss .you was one of the greatest,know one like you

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