Joel Embiid was born on the 16th of March 1994, and he is currently 29 years old. He was born in Yaoundé, Cameroon. He is known by his stage name Joel Embiid, but his full name is Joel Hans Embiid. He also holds citizenship in France and America. He grew up in a well-established family with his father, Thomas Embiid, who has served as a military officer, and his mother, Christine. He has been involved in intercollegiate sports since childhood, and he also started playing basketball at the age of 15 years old. He has also played volleyball and soccer.
He played these sports at a young age. He was founded by Luc Mbah a Moute, who is also a former NBA player. He decided to move to the United States at the age of 16 because he wanted to be a professional basketball player. He has learned a lot about basketball, and he is now one of the most well-known personalities in this field. Joel Embiid attended the Montverde Academy, and later he also joined the Kansas Jayhawks, where he was active in basketball and learned his baseball from the college teams.