Jordan. His middle name, Bakari, means “noble promise” in Swahili. (He is not related to, or named after, basketball legend Michael Jordan.) Jordan has starred in three of the most critically acclaimed television dramas of the past decade.
Are the two Michael Jordan’s related?
Michael Bakari Jordan was born on February 9, 1987, in Santa Ana, California, to Donna and Michael A. Jordan. He has a sister, Jamila, and a younger brother, Khalid, who in 2010 signed to be a football player at Howard University. Jordan’s family spent two years in California before moving to Newark, New Jersey.
Are Michael Jordan and Michael B Jordan related?
Michael B. Jordan won’t follow his family’s naming traditions when he has a child of his own. The 34-year-old actor is named after his father, Michael A. Jordan, and has said he has no plans to name his future son Michael C.