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Celebrating Curly Neal

The world famous Harlem Globetrotters announced today their plans to celebrate the life and career of Fred “Curly” Neal -- the Globetrotter icon known worldwide for his trademark shaved head and charismatic smile. Neal, who passed away on March 26 and was laid to rest in Houston on April 10th, would have turned 78 years old on May 19th, the day the Globetrotters ask fans to acknowledge their memories of the star via social media.

Fans from around the world are asked to post their favorite Curly memory and spin a ball on their finger on their own social media platforms on May 19th. The post should include hashtags #curlyneal and #harlemglobetrotters.
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