Julius Erving

by Sujan 19 Feb,2023
Julius Erving
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 6 Inch
Weight in KG 95 kg
Weight 95
Personal Info
  • Father Julius Erving
  • Relationship Status married
  • Weekly wage
  • No. of Twitter Followers 73.7K
  • First Name Julius
  • Fiance Dorys Madden
  • Endorsment brands Converse, Adidas
  • No. of Instagram Followers 360K
  • Mother Callie Mae Erving
  • Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Julius_Erving
  • Engaged Person Name
  • Last Name Erving
  • Birth Name Julius Winfield Erving II
  • Net Worth $50 million
  • Facebook https://www.facebook.com/DrJofficial/
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Twitter https://twitter.com/juliuserving
  • Siblings Marvin, Alexis Erving
  • Married to Dorys Madden
  • Birth Country United States
  • No. of Siblings 2
  • Past married if any Yes
  • Instagram https://www.instagram.com/juliuserving/
  • Famous Name Dr. J
  • Children Alexandra Stevenson, Jules Erving, Corey Erving, Justin Kangas
  • Divorce Yes (Turquoise Brown)
  • Horoscope Pisces
  • Date February 22
  • Nationality American
  • Awards NBA Champion(2003) three scoring titles, three Most Valuable Player awards
  • Current City New York
  • Profession American former professional basketball player
  • School Location Roosevelt, New York
  • Famous for American former professional basketball player
  • Started career as Basketball Player
  • University Team UMass
  • University attended University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • School attended Roosevelt High School
  • Graduated year 1986

Julius Erving is an American professional basketball player who mainly occupied the forward position and was known for his beautiful dunks and slam dunks. He played in the NBA for over sixteen seasons and scored 30,026 Points. 

Julius Erving was born on February 22, 1950, in East Meadow, Long Island, New York, and was raised in the nearby town of Hempstead. He moved to Roosevelt, New York, as a teenager and attended Roosevelt High School. He stands 6 feet and 6 inches tall. 

Know About Julius Erving's Net Worth and Earnings

Julius Erving has an estimated net worth of $50 Million. Reportedly Erving signed an eight-year contract worth $350,000 per year with the Nets. Julius lives in a mansion located at St. George, which is worth more than $2.25 Million. 

ErvingErving House in St. George SOURCE: KSL News

In 1975 Erving even signed a contract with Converse worth $20,000. It was after he left his contract with Adidas in the same year ABA merged with NBA. 

Who is Julius Erving Married To? His Ex-Relationship

Julius Erving is currently married to Dorys Madden. The duo exchanged their wedding vows in 2008. They have three children, Jules and Julietta, who were born before their wedding, and the 3rd child Justin, who was born a few months after their marriage.

Erving Erving  with his children SOURCE: Buzz South Africa

Erving was previously married to Turquoise Erving in 1972. After 31 years of a long relationship, they both separated in 2003. They togetherly had two children; a son named Cory and a daughter named Alexandra. Sadly, after 19 years of age, their son died due to accidental drowning in a car. 

Julius began dating Dorys, and the couple tied and promised togetherness. Madden and Erving also took in Alexandra Stevenson, the daughter of Jules from his first wife.

Julius Erving and Kobe Bryant

Lebron James, the NBA's all-time leading scorer, was not the player Julius had faith in. He loved Kobe. On June 6, 2013, it was noted that Julius preferred Kobe to LeBron in the Finals, choosing the Spurs over the Heat.

Legendary Legendary Kobe and Erving SOURCE: Pinterest

 He spoke, "James has a hard time getting lucky. He can't beat Kobe after his Heat lost to the Spurs in the NBA finals first " Kobe was not the only player Julius supported over Lebron; Bryant also had the support of Michael Jordan

Kyrie Irving Related to Julius Erving?

American basketball player Kyrie Irving, who played for the Mavericks of the NBA and was drafted in 2011, has earned four MVP honors and three titles.

Erving Erving and Irving SOURCE: Sportsmanor

Although sharing the same name as a former basketball player "Julius Erving," they are unrelated. Kyrie has been named an all-star eight times and has made it into the NBA team three times. In 2016, he and the Cavaliers won an NBA title.

What is Erving Doing Now?

Julius played for various teams, including the  NY Nets and Virginia Squires (Teams of the American Basketball Association). After the merger with NBA(National Basketball Association), he was traded to the 76ers. 

Erving is listed as the best-selling author of Dr. J: The Autobiography in New York as of June 27, 2022 (More on his Auto-biography). He has largely been associated with the 76ers after his retirement, serving in an official coaching capacity for the team and coaching in the BIG3 professional 3v3 competition.

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