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Carmelo Anthony Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Wiki & More

Updated On : May 23, 2023

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Short Biography

Carmelo Anthony was born on 29-05-1984 in Brooklyn, New York City in the state of New York, United States as Carmelo Kyam Anthony. He is an American Basketball Player, Spokesperson, Philanthropist, Sports Commentator & Television Personality who played from 2003 to 2022 for NBA's various teams as a Small forward & Power forward. He retired on 22-05-2023 from the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Carmelo Anthony Complete Bio & Career

Born on 29 May 1984, Carmelo Kyam Anthony is a basketball player from America. He completed his studies at Towson catholic high school. He was regarded as the top player in his school. He scored 14 points in his sophomore season. He decided to improve his grades in order to secure admission to Syracuse University. His head coach at the academy was Steve Smith. Owing to his efforts, the AAU Baltimore team went to the finals. He showcased his playing skills at the basketball youth Development festival held in the U.S.A. He became friends with LeBron James during the tournament.
He made his way to the Jordan brand classic scoring 27 points. He played from 2002 to 2003 at Syracuse University. He was awarded the most outstanding player award in the NCAA tournament. His coach, Jim Boeheim considered him the best player. He became eligible for the NBA draft. He was selected by Denver Nuggets. On 29 October 2003, he made his debut. He scored 33 points in the game against Memphis Grizzlies. NBA suspended him from 15 games. He won the game on 27 March against Dallas Mavericks. He played 11 seasons with Denver Nuggets and bagged the most honors.
Then he collaborated with New York Chicks on 22 February 2011. He won the first game against Milwaukee Bucks. Hike Woodson was his coach. He set a high record against the Orlando Magic. He had a victory against the Cleveland Cavaliers on 30 January 2014. He also bagged the title of the eastern conference player of the Week. He played seven seasons with kicks. In 2017, he moved to Oklahoma city thunder. He struck a deal with Houston Rockets for $ 2.4 Million on 13 August 2018. In 2019, Portland Trail Blazers signed him for one year.
He announced his retirement on 22-05-2023 from the National Basketball Association (NBA).

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Carmelo Anthony Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Father Carmelo Iriarte
Mother Mary Anthony
Brothers Wilford Anthony, Robert Anthony
Half-sisters Daphne Anthony, Michelle Anthony (died in 2010) 
Affair/Grlfriend La La Anthony (actress)
Spouse La La Anthony (2010-2021)
Son Kiyan Carmelo Anthony
Daughter None

He was the son of Carmelo Iriarte and Mary Anthony. He has two brothers named Wilford Anthony & Robert Anthony. He has two half-sisters named Michelle Anthony & Daphne Anthony. His sister Michelle passed away in 2010. He dated actress Alani "La La" Vazquez. The couple was engaged in 2004 & together have a son named Kiyan Carmelo Anthony, who was born on 07-03-2007. He married actress La La Anthony (Alani Nicola Vazquez) on 10-07-2010. The couple separated in 2017 and divorced in 2021.

Life's Important Dates Of Carmelo Anthony

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States
Nationality American
Religion Christianity
Address Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States
School Towson Catholic High School, Maryland
College Syracuse University, New York
Oak Hill Academy, Mouth of Wilson, Virginia
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Playing Video Games, Listening to Music
Marital Status Divorced
Debut NBA Regular Season - 29-10-2003 against San Antonio Spurs
Salary 26.4 Lakhs USD (2022)
Net Worth $160 Million
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Grey
Favorite Player Michael Jordan
Favorite Sport Basketball
Favorite Place Switzerland
Favorite Dress Casuals
Favorite Food Sea Food, Peanut Butter, Wine

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Carmelo Anthony

  • He was suspended from school due to skipping classes.
  • He contributed $ 1.5 Million to NGO, Living classroom foundation.
  • He hosts a tournament, Melo's H.O.O.D Movement 3 on 3 Challenge.

Carmelo Anthony Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

39 years, 8months, 29 days old age Carmelo Anthony will turn 40 on 29 May, 2024. Only 3 months, 1 days, 1 hours,28 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Carmelo Anthony has celebrated the total number of 40 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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