Baker, Ron

Profession: 
Athlete
Biography: 

Ronald Delaine Baker, son of Neil Baker, was born 30 March 1993 in Hays, Kansas.  He grew up in Utica, Kansas, and played basketball for the Wichita State University Shockers (2012-2016).  He joined the New York Knicks in August 2016.

Ron's Volga German ancestors can be traced to the colonies of Norka (where the surname was Bäcker, also Schwindt and Lehl), Yagodnaya Polyana (Scheuermann and Luft), and Dönhof (Schindler).

Source(s): 

- Ron Baker (Wikipedia)

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Ron Baker with the New York Knicks.
Source: Mike Stobe/Getty Images.

Interview with Ron Baker (July 2017).
2016-17 Season Highlights with the NY Knicks