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Al Horford, son of Tito Horford, was born on June 3rd, 1986 in the city of Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.
Al grew up watching his father play and fell in love with the game.
Al accepted an athletic scholarship to attend the University of Florida playing for the Florida Gators.
On June 28th, 2007 he was drafted by the NBA to play for the Atlanta Hawks.
Horford married former Miss Universe, Amelia Vega -also Dominican- on December 24th, 2011.