Celebrities with ADHD … Part I

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5 min readMar 10, 2024

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Hey guys, So in my previous article when I revealed my Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) diagnosis, I promised to have articles on celebrities who have been diagnosed with ADHD. This is by no means, a way to seek clout, drive traffic, or expose/shame celebrities; it is solely to bring awareness about ADHD and to show my ADHD communities that ADHD creates limitations for us in some areas but it does not mean we are by any means less prone to being successful.

Photo by: Bleacher Report on Facebook.com
Photo by: Bleacher Report on Facebook.com

My first celebrity comes from an arena of NFL players with ADHD — Michael Jordon.

Michael Jordan (born February 17, 1963 in Brooklyn, New York, United States) is an American collegiate and professional basketball player who is largely regarded as one of the greatest all-around players in game history. He steered the Chicago Bulls to six NBA championships (1991–1993, 1996–1998).

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Jordan, a guard who stood 6 feet 6 inches (1.98 meters) tall, was a great shooter and passer, as well as a fierce defender. He got the moniker “Air Jordan” for his exceptional jumping ability and acrobatic acrobatics, and his popularity soared to heights few sportsmen (or entertainers) have ever known. He made millions of dollars…

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