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🎙“You can live through anything if Magic made it.” - See who said it and why it matters at the bottom.
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Quote: “You can live through anything if Magic made it.”
Why it matters: On Aug. 14, 1959, Earvin "Magic" Johnson was born. A basketball legend who won an NBA championship and Finals MVP Award in his rookie season, Magic won four more championships with the Los Angeles Lakers during the 1980s.
- He is also an HIV survivor who has lived with the disease since the early 1990s when a diagnosis was thought of as a death sentence.
- The quote is from Kanye West's "Can't Tell Me Nothing."
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