Dwyane Tyrone Wade Jr is a former Professional basketball player who was born on January 17, 1982. The majority of his career which lasted for sixteen years was spent playing for Miami Heat in the National Basketball Association (MBA). The athlete managed to make a name for himself in the sports world with several successes. Wade was born into a family of two children in Chicago, Illinois, although his mother, JoLinda already had two children before marrying his father. When Wade was four months old, his mom and dad divorced each other.