Former Uppsala Basketball Player, Ike Person, passed away at 61

A former basketball player, Ike Person was a coach, club manager, referee, and trainer who played for the Swedish team KFUM Basketbollklubb in the 10th round of the 1983 NBA Draft. He was best  Known for his huge personality as he was a giant of a man.

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What Caused the Death of Former Basketball player Ike Person?

Ike Person, a former basketball player, passed away, and news of his passing has circulated online. Ike was a Swedish-American and participated in several international contests as a representative of Sweden. It is with tremendous regret that we have to announce that Ike died away today, his family wrote on his Facebook page after he passed away.

He fought beside us for a very long time, but tonight the battle was lost. Many individuals, including his workplace, basketball teammates, and friends, will sincerely miss him. The post did not, however, indicate the reason for his passing.

Swedish Baseball honors him by writing “Ike Person 1960-2022” The tragic news that Isaac “Ike” Person passed away much too soon has reached us. Ike was a true institution in Swedish basketball, having played first, then coached, managing a club, officiating, and training teams. We send our condolences to Ike’s family.

Ike Person Age, Family, and Early Life

Ike Person was born on October 26, 1960, and he was 61 years old at the time of his death. According to his Facebook page, he was from Rockford, Illinois so we assume he was born and raised there with his parents. He was currently residing in Uppsala, Sweden. Due to the fact, that his personal and professional information is not well documented on any sites like Wikipedia or Linkedin we are having difficulties providing anything specific about her right now.  

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Similarly, we do not have any information regarding his parents and siblings as nothing about his family background is available due to which their identities have not been relieved as a result we do not have information regarding his parents.

Due to the fact that we do not know the names of his father or mother, as well as his siblings, we cannot provide any more specific information regarding his early years. Thus, we can’t give you any detailed information about his life.

We will update anything relevant to him as we discover more about him and his life.

Ike Person Career, What was his profession?

Isaac decided to play basketball as a student-athlete at his high school in Barrington, Illinois. He was previously predominantly a small forward or center. Throughout his playing days, his massive build received praise. He stood 201 cm tall and weighed around 96 kg. In the 10th round of the 1983 NBA Draft, the Detroit Pistons selected Ike Person with the 213th overall pick.

In the NCAA, Person participated from 1979 to 1983. He then focused on the Swedish squad KFUM Basketbollklubb after that. Following Person’s arrival, the KFUM was promoted to the first division and the Elitserien in April 1986. Ike was the Uppsala Basket team’s top scorer in the elite series for the majority of the 1990s. He retired in 1992.

Which school and college did he go to?

Due to the lack of public information available about him, we do not know his educational background. Thus, In the event that we receive more precise information about his educational background, we will update this section

Ike Person Net Worth, How much does he earn?

His net worth is currently unclear due to the lack of publicly accessible personal information.  

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We will update this section as soon as we get anything specific related to his net worth in the near future.

Ike Person Wife, What about his relationship?

He was a married man and he was married to Ingegerd Person. However, we do not have exact information regarding his wife but he has a son named Andreas Jonathan, and Alexander person.

Was he available on any social media platforms?

He was available on Facebook and Instagram with 104+ followers respectively.

Physical Appearance of Ike Person’s Height, Weight

HeightFeet:  6 feet 7 Inch 
Meter: 2.1 m 
Centimeter: 201 cm 
WeightKilogram: N / A 
Pounds: N / A 
Hair ColourBlack
Eye Colour Brown
Body type Fit
Sexual OrientationStraight

Interesting facts about Ike Person’s should be known

NationalityAmerican -Swedish
Zodiac SignN / A
Net WorthN / A
Single/ In a relationship/Married/DivorcedMarried
Current SpouseIngegerd Person