Medowlark Dies at 83 Love KingDecember 28, 2015Sportshttps://youtu.be/RlCPOCtshhE Meadowlark Lemon Dies at 83 He was born in North Carolina , attended Florida A&M in college. Afterwards served in the Army. Played for the Globetrotters from 54-78 . One of the most influential Globetrotters ever. Was enshrined in the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2003 . Also was a Evangelistic Minister known for creating Barnstorming teams such as the Bucketeers & Shooting Stars.