My Leaders And Role Models Preston

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My Leaders And Role Models Preston

  1. 1. My Leaders And Role Models BY: Preston Sadler
  2. 2. Will Smith <ul><li>Will Smith was born on September 25, 1968. </li></ul><ul><li>Born and raised in West Philadelphia and German town in Northwest Philadelphia. </li></ul><ul><li>He is an American actor, film producer, and a Rapper. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Background <ul><li>He went to Overbrook High school in West Philadelphia. </li></ul><ul><li>He had very high SAT scores and turned down a scholarship From MIT. </li></ul><ul><li>He was a rapper and was nearly bankrupt in 1990. </li></ul><ul><li>That’s when they signed him a network contract for the sitcom, the fresh prince of Bel-Air. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Accomplishments <ul><li>After the fresh prince of Bel-Air Will Smith went solo in the music business while starring in the movies Independence day, and Men In Black. </li></ul><ul><li>He was awarded an academy award for best actor for the film Ali and an Oscar for best actor for pursuit of happyness. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Quotes <ul><li>“ Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too.” </li></ul><ul><li>“ Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.” </li></ul>
  6. 6. Why I Admire him <ul><li>I like Will Smith because he makes really good and inspiring movies. </li></ul><ul><li>His songs are good and its something you can relate to and enjoy. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Michael Jordan was born on February 17, 1963. </li></ul><ul><li>He was born in Brooklyn New York and there he worked in banking. </li></ul><ul><li>He was a professional basketball player but is now a business man. </li></ul>Michael Jordan
  8. 8. Background <ul><li>In 1981, He earned a basketball scholarship to the University of North Carolina at Chapel hill. </li></ul><ul><li>Freshman of the Year after he averaged 13.4 points per game on 53.4% shooting field goal percentage. </li></ul><ul><li>Jordan later described this shot as the major turning point in his basketball career. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Accomplishments <ul><li>Received a prolonged standing ovation in Madison Square Garden. </li></ul><ul><li>5 regular-season MVPs, 6 Finals MVPs, and 3 All-Star MVPs </li></ul><ul><li>most decorated player ever to play in the NBA. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Quotes <ul><li>“ I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that’s why I succeed.” </li></ul><ul><li>“ Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships ” </li></ul>
  11. 11. Why I admire him <ul><li>I like Michael Jordan because I like the game of basketball. </li></ul><ul><li>Also that he did what he had to do to get to the top of his game. </li></ul>
  12. 12. THE END!

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