Bison Dele bio, father, mother, wife, brother, death, stats, net worth.
Bison Dele was a talented young American basketball player. He is remembered for his early retirement, as well as his disappearance and subsequent death in the South Pacific.
Biography & Profile Summary
|Full Name:||Brian Williams|
|Born Date:||06 Apr 1969|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Leo|
|Death Date:||July 7, 2002|
|Height:||6 feet 9 inches (2.06m)|
|Net Worth||$30 million|
|Birth Place||Fresno, California|
|Ethnicity||African-American and Cherokee descent|
|Education||Saint Monica Catholic High School; Bishop Gorman High School; University of Maryland, University of Arizona|
|Father||Eugene “Geno” Williams Jr.|
|Siblings||One (brother Miles Dabord (born Kevin Williams)|
Bison Dele Height And Weight
Bison Dele’s recorded height was 6 feet 11 inches or 2.11 meters and his weight was around 260 lbs or 118 kgs. The young retired basketballer had hazel eyes and brown hair color.
Bison Dele Professional Life & Career
Bison Dele was a professional basketball player. The late basketballer was a center for the Orlando Magic, Los Angeles Clippers, Denver Nuggets, Detroit Pistons, and Chicago Bulls, among others.
Similarly, this late basketball player won a championship with the Chicago Bulls in 1997. This NBA player abruptly left the league before the start of the 1999–2000 season. He was only 30 years old and in the prime of his career at the time.
Furthermore, at the time of his retirement, this basketballer was the highest-paid player for the Detroit Pistons. Dele, on the other hand, had strained relationships with the organization and thus chose to walk away from the remaining five years and $36.45 million US dollars on his contract. He chose to retire rather than be traded.
Moving on, at the time of his disappearance and subsequent death, this late basketballer had a net worth of around $30 million US dollars.
Bison Dele Disappearance & Death
When it comes to this personality’s disappearance in the South Pacific, his brother, Miles Dabord (born Kevin Williams), is suspected of murdering Dele, his lover Serena Karlan, and skipper Bertrand Saldo. On July 6, 2002, the four of them set sail from Tahiti aboard the basketballer’s catamaran, the Hakuna Matata. His elder brother was the only person involved in this voyage who was seen or heard from after 8 July 2002.
As such, Dabord was the only 1st-person source of information regarding this case. However, he intentionally overdosed on insulin and slipped into a coma. Then on 27 September 2002, the basketballer’s elder brother died in a California hospital.
The basketballer’s brother had shared that the two siblings had fought and during the event, Karlan had been accidentally hit. The basketballer’s lover died when her head struck part of the boat. During this time, Bertrand Saldo wanted to report Serena’s death. However, a panicked Dele killed him as Dabord shared. In self-defense, the elder brother shot the basketballer and threw the bodies overboard.
Bison Dele Relationship
Bison Dele was in a romantic relationship with Serena Karlan at the time of their demise on 7 July 2002. Prior to this, the basketballer reportedly dated Madonna at one point. Besides playing basketball, Dele was also very talented in musical instruments. As such, the late basketballer played the saxophone, violin, and trumpet.
Additionally, the late basketballer enjoyed adventure travel and also earned a pilot’s license. After retiring, the late basketballer spent long periods traveling to Lebanon, the Mediterranean, and the Australian outback. This was before he learned to sail and later purchased a catamaran to sail the Seven Seas.