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Dennis Rodman

Dennis RodmanAKA Dennis Keith Rodman

Born: 13-May-1961
Birthplace: Trenton, NJ

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Matter of Dispute [1]
Occupation: Basketball

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Eccentric ex-pro basketball player

Won five NBA championships with the Detroit Pistons and Chicago Bulls, and earned a reputation as one of the league's best rebounders and most eccentric personalities. Since retiring from sport, he has marketed his own Dennis Rodman brand "Bad Ass Premium Vodka", and made headlines as a controversial freelance peace envoy to totalitarian North Korea.


[1] Dennis Rodman, Bad As I Wanna Be (1996): "I'm not gay. I would tell you if I was [sic]. If I go to a gay bar, that doesn't mean that I want another man to put his tongue down my throat -- no. It means I want to be a whole individual. Mentally, I probably am bisexual." But in a 2014 video recorded outside Hooray Henry's in West Hollywood, chatting with a LA County Sheriff deputy, Rodman claims he is both "not gay" and "100% heterosexual."

Father: Philander Rodman Jr. (abandoned family)
Mother: Shirley Rodman
Wife: Annie Banks (m. 1993, div. 1993)
Girlfriend:
Madonna (singer, 1994)
Girlfriend: Stacy Yarbrough (broken engagement in 1997)
Wife: Carmen Electra (model, m. 14-Nov-1998, div. 6-Apr-1999)
Wife: Michelle Moyer (m. 13-May-2003)

    University: Cooke County Junior College
    University: Southeastern Oklahoma State University

    Basketball Hall of Fame 2011
    7-Eleven
    Endorsement of Carl's Jr. 1996
    Endorsement of McDonald's 1996
    Endorsement of Nike
    Endorsement of Pizza Hut 1995
    People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals
    Drunk in Public Newport Beach, CA (Aug-1999)
    Battery Miami, FL (5-Nov-1999)
    Driving without a License Costa Mesa, CA (Dec-1999), pled guilty (Jul-2000)
    Driving While Intoxicated Costa Mesa, CA (Dec-1999), pled guilty (Jul-2000)
    Disturbing the Peace (Jun-2001)
    Drunk in Public Newport Beach, CA (Sep-2003)
    Driving While Intoxicated Las Vegas, NV (Oct-2003), pled no contest (Apr-2004)
    Reckless Driving Breckenridge, CO (26-Jul-2005)
    Failure to Appear Breckenridge, CO (14-Sep-2005)
    Brandishing a Weapon Century City, CA (30-Apr-2008), charge dismissed
    Domestic Violence Century City, CA (30-Apr-2008), pled no contest (24-Jun-2008)
    Witness Tampering dissuading a witness, Century City, CA (30-Apr-2008), charge dismissed
    Failure to Pay Child Support 2010
    Contempt of Court
    Suicide Attempt 1993
    Traveled to North Korea Feb-2013
    Risk Factors: Asthma, Alcoholism

    SPORTS FRANCHISE HISTORY
    Dallas Mavericks (1999-2000)
    Los Angeles Lakers (1998-99)
    Chicago Bulls (1995-98)
    San Antonio Spurs (1993-95)
    Detroit Pistons (1986-93)

    TELEVISION
    Celebrity Big Brother Series Four (2006)
    Celebrity Poker Showdown Contestant (2004)
    The Apprentice Contestant (2009)
    Soldier of Fortune, Inc. Deke Reynolds (1998-99)

    FILMOGRAPHY AS ACTOR
    The Comebacks (19-Oct-2007)
    Cutaway (30-Oct-2000) · Turbo
    Simon Sez (24-Sep-1999)
    Bad As I Wanna Be: The Dennis Rodman Story (8-Feb-1998) · Himself
    Double Team (4-Apr-1997) · Yaz
    B*A*P*S (28-Mar-1997) · Himself
    Eddie (31-May-1996) · Himself

Official Website:
http://www.dennisrodman.com/

Rotten Library Page:
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