Dr. Bennet Omalu was born in Nigeria in 1968. He also graduated from the university of Nigeria's medical school before continuing in the United States. After that he was admitted to federal government college in enugu at age 12. At age 15 he began medical school. Which he then earned his degree in 1990 that began his legacy as he interned at jos university hospital. In 1994 he attended at the university of Washington and continued at the university of Pittsburgh.