5 feet 3 inch Muggsy Bogues Biography, Age, NBA Career, Net Worth, Wife & Children

Find out Muggsy Bogues biography, net worth, salary, height, age, relationship, spouse, family, residence, achievements, education, hobbies, social media accounts, and more.

Tyrone Muggsy Bogues is an American former basketball player. He is widely known for being the shortest player ever to play in National Basketball Association (NBA). He played as a point guard and played for 14 years during which he moved to four different teams – Charlotte Hornets, Washington Bullets, Golden State Warriors, and Toronto Raptors.

Tyrone Muggsy also worked as a mentor after his playing career. He was a head coach of Charlotte Sting in WNBA.

Muggsy Bogues Bio and Personal Information

Full Birth Name Tyrone Curtis Bogues
Nickname Muggsy, Diesel,
Black Mamba,
The mailman,
Air Jordan
Birthday January 9, 1965
Birthplace Baltimore, Maryland ,USA
Hometown Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Age 59 years old
Profession Former NBA Player, Coach
Position Point Guard
Teams Charlotte Hornets,
Washington Bullets,
Golden State Warriors,
Toronto Raptors
Religion 1 and 14
Years Active 19897 – Present
Nationality American
Religion Christianity
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Race/ethnicity Afro-American

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Profession and Net Worth

Profession Former NBA Player,
Business Always Believe Inc (non-profit),
A clothing brand for smaller men
Known for Being the shortest player in NBA’ history
Net worth 15 million USD
Salary NA
Cars Cadillac Escalade
House/Current Residence Memphis, Tannessee
Brand Endorsement Tumi Luggage,
Bogues Consulting Group


Is Muggsy Bogues married?
Yes, Muggsy Bogues is married.

Who is he married to?
Muggys Bogues married Kim Bogues in 1989 and they are together since.

Marital status Married
Sexuality Straight
Affair/Ex-Girlfriend No
Wife Kim Bogues
Wedding Date 1989
Current Relationship Kim Bogues

Tyrone Muggsy Bogues Family

Children 3
Sons Tyrone Jr.
Daughters Brittney Bogues,
Tyisha Bogues
Father Richard”Billy” Bogues
Mother Elaine Bogues
Brothers Anthony Bogues,
Richard Bogues
Sisters Sherron Bogues (died. 2015)
Grandfather Richard”Snook” Bogues

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School Dunbar High School
College/University Wake Forest University
Education Qualification NA

Body Measurements & Physical Appearance

Height 5 ft 3 inches (160 cm)
Weight 61 kg (134 lbs)
Dress size 6 US (8 UK)
Shoe size 5 US (6 UK)
Body measurement
32-26-33 inches
(81-66-83 cm)
Tattoo No
Hair color Black
Eye color Brown

Awards and Achievements

Awards won Arnold Palmer Award(1987),
Pomeroy Naismith Award(1987),
Charlotte Hornets Player of the Year(1989),
Jim Thorpe Award(1995)
Nominations NA
Best awards Jim Thorpe Award(1995)

Hobbies and Interests

Favorite color Black
Favorite actor NA
Favorite actress NA
Favorite sports Basketball, Football
Favorite team Charlotte Hornets
Hobbies Philanthropy

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How old is Tyrone Muggsy Bogues?

Tyrone Muggsy Bogues is 59 years old.

Why is Muggsy Bogues famous?

Muggsy Bogues is famous for being the shortest player in NBA as he stands at the height of 5 feet 3 inches only.

How tall is Mussgy Bogues?

He was 5 feet 3 inches tall.

What is the highest vertical jump of Muggsy Bogues?

Tyrone Muggsy Bogues highest vertical jump was 44.3 inches (112.52 cm).

What is the wingspan of Muggsy Bogues?

Her has the wingspan of 5 feet 7 inches.

Did Mussy Bogues ever dunk in a game?

No, Bogues never dunked in a game as his height was too short to dunk. The dunk record by shortest player in NBA goes to Spud Webb who stands at 5 feet 7 inches.

What is Muggsy Bogues doing in 2020?

He is currently engaged in charitable works, brand endorsement, and events. A few months ago, he teamed up with two people to open a startup clothing company for smaller men.

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