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Nova Henry

Nova Henry

Facts of Nova Henry

Full Name: Nova Henry
Birth Date: July 28, 1981
Age: 38 years
Death Date: January 24, 2009
Gender: Female
Country: United States
Horoscope: Leo
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Birth PlaceChicago, Illinois
SiblingsRyan Henry
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Nova Henry came into limelight due to her relationship with NBA star Eddy Curry before her death. After her death, many newspapers covered the news regarding her murder alongside her infant daughter Ava.

Many newspapers said that her murder reason was a relationship with Eddy Curry. But she broke her relationship with Curry before she was murdered with her infant child at the age of 28.

On July 28th, 1981 Nova Henry was born in Chicago, Illinois, USA. If she was alive, her age would be 38 years old. Nova held American nationality and belongs to Afro-American nationality. According to many media, she is the sibling sister of famous tattoo artist Ryan Henry.

It was out found during the investigation of her murder. She was shot fatally by murder in her apartment located in South Loop, Chicago, the USA.


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What is the Reason of Nova Henry Attorney Death?

In 2009, she chose a lawyer Fredrick Goings to represent her at the legal custody battle that ensued her separation from Curry. She did not expect that her lawyer would go drastically opposite her. Her lawyer Fredrick brutally shot her and infant daughter on January 24, 2009.

Nova Henry with her daughter photo attach with her murder
Caption: Nova Henry with her daughter photo attach with her murder (Photo: nynews)

Unfortunately, she was just 27 years old when shot to death along with her 10 months old daughter Ava. Later, it was discovered the main cause of her murder, she tried to end her relationship with the lawyer. They were involved in a romantic relationship.

When she tried to move out with her kids that have triggered Fredrick. After that, he murdered them brutally. The court of the Chicago attorney found him guilty of murdering Henry and her infant daughter. He was sentenced to life in prison by the judge for his crime.

Nova Henry’s Relationship with Eddy Curry

Talking about her love story with basketball player Eddy Curry, her ex-boyfriend had not disclosed any information on their relationship. But it is the only reason that she came into media eyes and became popular overnight.

Nova Henry with her daughter photo
Nova Henry with her daughter photo (Photo: Zimbio)

From their relationship, they blessed with 2 kids, a daughter Ava and a son before her murder. However, the couple never married but they shared a strong bond before their breakup. However, the reason for their breakup is missing. After a break-up, the former couple fought the battle in court for the custody of their children.

They never married but considered the strong couple before their breakup. However, after, their breakup, they took the incident to the court for the custody battle of their children. She chose Fredrick Goings as her attorney for the battle in the court.

Her Ex-Boyfriend Career

Nova just came into limelight because of her relationship with Eddy Curry. Eddy is an American basketball player while playing for the Zhuhai Wolf Warriors of the ASEAN Basketball League (ABL). He played in ASEAN Basketball League directly out of Thornwood High School in South Holland, Illinois. He was chosen by the Chicago Bulls in the 2001 NBA draft in fourth overall.

Eddy Curry showing his skills in a match
Caption: Eddy Curry showing his skills in a match (photo: Zimbio)

Until 2005, he wears the jersey of Bulls then he played for the New York Knicks from 2005 to 2010. After that, he played the season 2011 to 2012 for the Miami Heat. Similarly, he became the part of Heat’s when they won 2012, a championship team.

For the early phase of season 2012 to 2013, he started playing for the Dallas Mavericks. After that, he played for the Zhejiang Golden Bulls out of the season of the Chinese Basketball Association.

He has won the McDonald’s All-American MVP in the year 2001 as well as Illinois Mr. Basketball in the same year. After that, he won the NBA championship award in the year 2012.

Her Ex-boyfriend Eddy Curry has an estimated net worth of around $3 million as of 2019. His main source of income is his professional career. Similarly, he earns a hefty amount of sum from his professional career. From his earning he is living a luxurious life.

His Controversies

Eddy several controversies including some sexual harassment accusations like his career several ups and downs. However, he considered one of the best players in NBA history.