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Drederick Irving Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : August 20, 2019

Short Biography

Drederick Irving was born on 12-01-1966 in New York City in the state of New York, United States. He is an American Basketball Player.

Drederick Irving Complete Bio & Career

Irving was born in New York City to Lillian Irving. One of seven children, Irving grew up in the Bronx's Mitchel housing projects. Irving had little contact with his father, who left the family when he was a toddler, his mother working two jobs to support the family. At an early age, Irving was exposed to gang violence, crime, and police raids.
Irving attended and played basketball at Stevenson High School in The Bronx before playing college basketball for  Boston University. During each of his four years, Irving helped the Terriers advance to the North Atlantic Conference Championship game. In 1988 the club claimed the NAC title, earned the school's third invitation to the NCAA Tournament and Irving became BU's all-time leading scorer with 1,931 points.
After graduating from BU with a degree in economics, Irving was invited to join the Boston Celtics training camp roster, but didn't secure a roster spot. In 1992, Irving signed with the Bulleen Boomers of the South East Australian Basketball League (SEABL). Irving played for the Boomers in the 1992 season, dominating the league, averaging 30 points per game.

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Drederick Irving Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was married to Elizabeth Irving from 1990 until her death in 1996. The couple together had a daughter named Asia and a son named Kyrie. His son Kyrie has a daughter named Azurie thus he has become a grandfather as well. He remarried in 2004 and from that marriage he has a daughter named London Irving.

Life's Important Dates Of Drederick Irving

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Dark
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Bald

Personal Info

Home Town Bronx, New York
Nationality American
Religion Christian
Address Bronx, New York, New York City, United States
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Travelling
Marital Status Married
Debut NBA - 1992
Salary N/A
Net Worth $20 Millions
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Yellow
Favorite Player Magic Johnson
Favorite Sport Basketball

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Drederick Irving

  • Irving has dual citizenship in the United States and Australia.
  • His first wife Elizabeth died of illness.
  • He raised his kids along with his sister.

Drederick Irving Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

58 years, 1month, 10 days old age Drederick Irving will turn 59 on 12 January, 2025. Only 10 months, 20 days, 20 hours,53 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Drederick Irving has celebrated the total number of 58 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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