Chuck Cooper

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Chuck Cooper‘s source of wealth comes from being a basketball player. How much money is Chuck Cooper worth at the age of 97 and what’s his real net worth now?

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Chuck Cooper (born September 29, 1926) is famous for being basketball player. He currently resides in Pittsburgh. Former shooting guard who is credited as the first African American player to be drafted by an NBA team.

Source of Money
Basketball Player
Real Name
Charles H. Cooper
Place of Birth
Date of Birth
September 29, 1926 (age 97)

Chuck Cooper is a Libra and was born in The Year of the Tiger


Chuck Cooper was born in Pittsburgh on Wednesday, September 29, 1926 (Silent Generation generation). He is 97 years old and is a Libra. Charles Henry “Chuck” Cooper (September 29, 1926 – February 5, 1984) was an American professional basketball player. He and two others, Nat “Sweetwater” Clifton and Earl Lloyd, became the first African American player in the NBA in 1950. Cooper was also the first African-American to be drafted by an NBA team, as the second pick of the second round by the Boston Celtics. He played for three teams in his NBA career: the Boston Celtics, Milwaukee Hawks and Fort Wayne Pistons.

He was a Second Team All-American while playing for West Virginia State. Charles H. Cooper attended Westinghouse in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Duquesne University. Chuck Cooper is a member of Richest Celebrities and Basketball Players.


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He was selected in the 1950 NBA Draft where Hall of Famer Paul Arizin was taken first overall.

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