Enes Kanter Freedom
Birth Name: Enes Kanter
Place of Birth: Zürich, Switzerland
Date of Birth: 20 May, 1992
Enes Kanter Freedom is a Turkish-American professional basketball player. He plays for the Boston Celtics of the NBA. He has represented the Turkish national team in international play.
Enes was born in Zürich, to Turkish parents, Gulsum, a nurse, and Mehmet Kanter, a professor of histology and genetics. His brother is Turkish professional basketball player Kerem Kanter. His father was receiving his M.D. from the University of Zürich when Enes was born there. Enes was raised in Ankara, and Istanbul, Turkey, and attended schools affiliated with the Gülen movement. At seventeen, Enes moved to the U.S. to play basketball. He became a U.S. citizen in 2021, then changing his name to Enes Kanter Freedom.
Enes is a Muslim.