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Mehmet Okur: Top 10 Must-Know Facts About Basketball Player

facts on Mehmet OkurMehmet Okur (Basketball Player) was born on the 26th of May, 1979. He was born in 1970s, in Generation X. His birth sign is Gemini and his life path number is 3. Mehmet’s birth flower is Lily of the valley and birthstone is Emerald. What does this all mean? Let’s find out!

Discover all the facts that no one tells you about Mehmet Okur below ↓

NAME: Mehmet Okur
REAL NAME: Mehmet Okur
PROFESSION: Basketball Player
BIRTHPLACE: Yalova, Turkey

1. Bio

Mehmet Okur, best known for being a Basketball Player, was born in Yalova, Turkey on Saturday, May 26, 1979. Turkish-born NBA player who helped the Detroit Pistons win an NBA championship in 2004; named to his first and only NBA All-Star game in 2007 as a member of the Utah Jazz.

Family: His first daughter was born in March, 2007. Mehmet Okur father’s name is under review and mother unknown at this time. We will continue to update details on Mehmet Okur’s family.

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BROTHER(S): Not available
SISTER(S): Not available

Education: Mehmet Okur attended Cem Sultan in Gazcilar Bursa, Turkey.

Dating: According to CelebsCouples, Mehmet Okur is single .

Net Worth: Online estimates of Mehmet Okur’s net worth vary. It’s easy to predict his income, but it’s much harder to know how much he has spent over the years. CelebsMoney and NetWorthStatus does a good job of breaking most of it down.

2. Mehmet Okur’s zodiac sign is Gemini

Mehmet Okur zodiac sign is a Gemini. Dates of Gemini are May 21 - June 20. Those born under the Gemini zodiac sign enjoy socializing and love surrounding themselves with people. They enjoy chit-chat and tend to have expression and communication very high on their list of priorities. They are intelligent, adaptable, agile, communicative, informative, and connected. Although, they can be too talkative, exaggerating, deceptive, cunning, superficial, and inconsistent.


3. He is currently 44 years old

The Turkish basketball player has been alive for 16,354 days or 392,511 hours. There were precisely 554 full moons after his birth to this day.

BORN: May 26, 1979
AGE: 44 years old
BORN ON: Saturday
GENERATION: Generation X
DECADE: 1970s

Mehmet Okur was born on a Saturday. Saturday's children come courtesy of Saturn, the god of wealth, freedom, and agriculture. People born on Saturdays are modest, studious, wise, practical, and strict. Fun!

Countdown to Mehmet Okur’s next birthday.

Mehmet Okur will be turning 45.

4. On Mehmet Okur’s birthday

The world’s population was 4,380,585,755 and there were an estimated year babies born throughout the world in 1979, Jimmy Carter (Democratic) was the president of the United States, and the number one song on Billboard 100 was "Reunited" by Peaches and Herb.

On this day in history:

Dow Jones begins an index of 12 industrial stocks (closing is 40.94).
At Masjed Soleyman (مسجد سليمان) in southwest Persia, the first major commercial oil strike in the Middle East is made, rights acquired by the United Kingdom.
Henry Ford and the Ford Motor Company produce the last (and 15th million) Model T Ford / Tin Lizzie.
South Africa elects a nationalist government under D. F. Malan with an apartheid policy.
The United States Army veteran Terry Nichols is found guilty of 161 state murder charges for helping carry out the Oklahoma City bombing.

5. Mehmet Okur’s height and weight

We’re currently in process of confirming all details such as Mehmet Okur’s height, weight, and other stats. If there is any information missing, we will be updating this page soon. If you any have tips or corrections, please send them our way.




WEIGHT (LBS): 249 lb
WEIGHT (KG) 113 kg


EYE COLOR: Dark Brown
HAIR COLOR: Dark Brown

6. The Year of the Goat

Mehmet Okur was born in the Year of the Goat. People with Chinese zodiac Goat are tender, polite, filial, clever, and kind-hearted. They have special sensitivity to art and beauty and a special fondness for quiet living. Their strengths are gentle, softhearted, considerate, attractive, hardworking, and persistent. But they can also be indecisive, timid, vain, pessimistic, moody, and weak-willed. Their lucky numbers are 3, 4, 9, and lucky colors are green, red, purple.

7. Mehmet Okur’s life path number is 3

Life Path Number 3 represent 'The Socializer '. Those who walk a Life Path with Number 3 have unlimited creativity and almost superhuman abilities. 3 reminds us that we are born both Human and Divine Spark. Its energy is that of the Bringer of Change. The values are creativity, self-expression, fun. The challenges are to remain optimistic — yet realistic — in the face of difficulties.

8. Generation X

Mehmet Okur was born in the middle of Generation X.

9. Mehmet Okur’s birthstone is Emerald

Emerald was one of Cleopatra’s favorite gems. It has long been associated with fertility, rebirth, and love.

10. Mehmet Okur’s birth flower is Lily of the valley

Lilies expresses purity of heart, majesty and honor.

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