​March 18, 1991: The 76ers Retire Wilt Chamberlain’s Number

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The Philadelphia 76ers retired Wilt Chamberlain’s No. 13 jersey, only the 5th jersey ever retired by the Sixers, along with those of Billy Cunningham, Hal Greer, Bobby Jones and Julius Erving.

Chamberlain ultimately had his jersey retired by the Los Angeles Lakers and Golden State Warriors, becoming the 1st NBA player to have his number retired by three teams.
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