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On this date 1999, the legendary Wilt Chamberlain passed away at his home in Bel-Air, California at the age of 63.  Wilt the Stilt was a 13-time NBA All-Star, a first-ballot Hall of Famer, and the holder of many records which will never be broken.  The center was a superstar from the very beginning.  In his first season with the Philadelphia Warriors, Chamberlain astonished the professional basketball world by averaging an NBA rookie record 37.6 points and 27.0 rebounds on his way to capturing the MVP and Rookie of the Year Awards following the 1959/60 season.

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