The iconic guitarist of Rage Against The Machine and well-known activist on social media, Tom Morello, shared a recent photo on his verified Instagram page and paid his tribute to former NBA star, Julius ‘Dr. J’ Erving.

As you might already know that today is the 70th birthday of one of the most talented basketball stars of all time and Tom didn’t forget that special day and took to social media for sharing his message about Julius Erving.

Here is what he simply wrote:

“Dr. J turns 70 today.


An Instagram user named aleibo39 commented:

“I grew up watching him with the Nets, and later the Sixers; he will always be the GOAT for me! #NoOffenseMike”

Another user named nightflight70 wrote this:

“Was fortunate enough as a young kid to watch him play for the New York Nets at the Nassau Coliseum:-)”

You may check out one of his most iconic photos ever right below.

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Dr. J turns 70 today. #BlackHistoryMonth

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