R.I.P. Manute Bol. Tallest player to ever play in the NBA
"I realized then, that I really can't complain," Bol said. "I figured that God has decided to keep me around for a reason. How can I stay in America and live a good life when my people are suffering?" Manute Bol spent most of his money doing Sudanese relief work. When he died he was almost broke.