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Oscar Palmer Robertson

“Big O”

 
 
Oscar Palmer Robertson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, July 10, 2016
1. Oscar Palmer Robertson Marker
Inscription. Three-time Player of the Year and three-time All American at the University of Cincinnati. Co-captain of the 1960 Gold-Medal-winning United States Olympic Champions. Played 14 years with the Cincinnati Royals and Milwaukee Bucks of the National Basketball Association. (NBA) Rookie of the Year (1961), NBA Most Valuable Player (1964), All-NBA First Team nine times, and played in 12 All-Star Games (MVP three times). Won an NBA Championship with the Milwaukee Bucks in 1971. A member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame (1979). Inducted - 1995
 
Erected 1995 by Presented to the Hall of Fame by Bob Fish Pontiac/Cadillac/GMC.
 
Location. 43° 2.533′ N, 87° 54.967′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is on North 4th Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milwaukee WI 53203, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Badger" Bob Johnson (here, next to this marker); Dianne Holum (here, next to this marker); Ray Nitschke (here, next to this marker); Joseph J. Krueger (here, next to this marker); Bernard E. "Bernie" Heselton
Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, July 10, 2016
2. Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame
(here, next to this marker); Don Gehrmann (here, next to this marker); Terry Brennan (here, next to this marker); Major General W. "Fritz" Breidster (here, next to this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Milwaukee.
 
More about this marker. The Marker is part of the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame which is located on the east side of the UW-Panther Arena along North 4th Street.
 
Categories. Sports
 
Wisconsin Athletic Walk of Fame Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, July 10, 2016
3. Wisconsin Athletic Walk of Fame Plaque
UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, July 10, 2016
4. UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Devon Polzar of Port Washington, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 68 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Devon Polzar of Port Washington, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on August 24, 2016.
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