Dirk Nowitzki is Germany's most famous basketball player of all time. Born in 1978, he has spent his entire professional NBA career with the Dallas Mavericks.
Dirk Nowitzki, born on June 19, 1978, in Würzburg, is among the top 10 points scorers in the history of NBA basketball. During his career with "the Mavs," Nowitzki has won one NBA championship and one regular-season MVP (Most Valuable Player) award. DW content pertaining to "Swish 41" (after his jersey number, and his sweet jumpshot) is collated below on this page.