Public Figure Profiles

Jewell Young

Jewell Isaac Young (January 18, 1913 – April 16, 2003) was an American basketball player. He was an All-American at Purdue University and an early professional.

Young played at Lafayette Jefferson High School in Lafayette, Indiana and played collegiately at nearby Purdue University for future Hall of Fame coach Ward "Piggy" Lambert. Young was a two-time consensus All-American at Purdue in 1937 and 1938. He led the Western Conference both years at 14.3 and 15.3 points per game respectively.Following the completion of his collegiate career, Young played professionally with the Indianapolis Kautskys of the National Basketball League until the Kautskys ceased operations in 1942 due to World War II. Young played one season with the Oshkosh All-Stars in 1942–43, then completed his NBL career with the Kautskys in 1946. In his five NBL seasons, he averaged 7.8 points per game. He was the league Rookie of the Year in 1938-39 and was an NBL All-Star in 1938-39 and in 1941-42 He later became a high school coach for 17 years for Southport High School in Indianapolis.Young was inducted into the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame in 1964.

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Some of their strengths

Jewell Young has many admirable traits.

Based on spiritual traditions from around the world, they are someone who can be described as Optimistic, Hardworking, Loyal, Generous, Intelligent, Communicative, and Cheerful.

Smart and Hardworking

According to Mysticism’s Astrology tradition, Jewell Young is someone who is a smart, hardworking, reliable, and loyal person, who is detail-oriented and orderly, but also generous and optimistic. A person who is charismatic and resourceful.

Helpful and Supportive

Based on Daoism’s Ba-Zi or ‘Chinese Zodiac’ tradition, people who know Jewell Young well know them as someone who can be accepting, supportive, and productive, like a garden.

Optimistic and Frank

According to Hinduism’s Jyotisha or ‘Vedic Astrology’ tradition, many would also describe Jewell Young as someone who is optimistic, principled, adventurous, and direct.

A person who isn't shy about expressing their opinions, loves competition, loves learning things themself, who is known for being inventive and original, and who loves being surrounded by friends and loved ones.

Stable and Creative

Based on the Mayan Tzolk’in or ‘Mayan Astrology’ tradition, Jewell Young is someone who thrives in volatile situations, and who tends to be a source of stability and comfort for others who are experiencing challenging times .

They are also someone who is intuitive, imaginative, and an agent of change, and who is always dreaming of life's great possibilities and partnering with people to try to achieve those possibilities.

Patient and Perseverent

According to Judaism’s Kabbalah tradition, Jewell Young tends to be someone who is patient, faithful, hardworking and persistent, and who wants to achieve a lot in life. Who tends to be rather private when it comes to expressing feelings, enjoys being independent and self-sufficient, and who is not afraid of any obstacle.

Some of Jewell Young's challenges

While Jewell Young has many strengths, nobody is perfect. They also have some challenging traits they need to manage.

For example, Jewell Young can be Stubborn, Hypocritical, Suspicious, Self-centered, Pushy, Restless, and Irritable.

Suspicious and Stubborn

One of Jewell Young's key challenges is that they are someone who can be suspicious and stubborn.

Pushy and Restless

Jewell Young is someone who can be arrogant and bossy, who can have difficulty concentrating and focusing, be unable to separate emotions from business decisions, and who can engage in excessive spending in support of an expensive lifestyle and habits.

Callous and Stubborn

Finally, Jewell Young also can come across as cold and unemotional, be too dismissive of others' opinions, and be overly suspicious, selfish and crafty.

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