Basketball legend, Bill Russell turns 80 today - he was born in He played Center for the Boston Celtics from He was very involved with Civil Right movement.
A tweeted photo of Bill Russell kneeling while wearing his Presidential Medal of Freedom surfaced Monday in an apparent gesture of solidarity to the sports world's reaction to President Donald Trump's recent comments regarding NFL players....
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Bill Russell tweets photo of himself as he 'takes a knee'
Bill Russell, one of the all-time greats of professional basketball, took a knee Monday in a gesture of solidarity with athletes protesting social injustice while wearing his Presidential Medal of Freedom