Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame: Oscar Palmer Robertson "Big O"

Erected 1995 by Bob Fish Pontiac/Cadillac/GMC
Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame
Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
43.042288, -87.916127
43° 2.55′ N, 87° 54.967′ W
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OSCAR PALMER ROBERTSON
"Big O"
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
The marker is located at the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena, and is accessible from southbound North 4th Street, between West State Street (to the north) and West Kilbourn Avenue (to the south), at or near 400 West Kilbourn Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53203.

Inductees honored at this site are members of the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame (established 1951). The Wisconsin Athletic Walk of Fame is a joint property of Wisconsin Sports Development Corporation and Wisconsin Center District.

Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame

Click here for an Alphabetical List of Inductees to the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame.

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 The marker is located at the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame.


The Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame is located at the
UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena. 

The Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame is located on the east side
of the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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