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Venus Williams Bio, Age, Net Worth 2022, Boyfriend, Husband, Height

Venus Williams Bio, Age, Net Worth 2022, Boyfriend, Husband, Height

Facts of Venus Williams

Full Name: Venus Williams
Birth Date: June 17, 1980
Age: 42 years
Gender: Female
Profession: Tennis player
Country: United States
Horoscope: Gemini
Height: 6 feet 1 inches (1.85m)
DatingNicholas Hammond
Break UpHank Kuehne and Elio Pis
Net Worth$95 million
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Body Size35-26-35 inches
Birth PlaceLynwood, California
StatusEngaged
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityBlack
Educationthe Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, the Indiana University East
FatherRichard Williams
MotherOracene Price
SiblingsSerena Williams, Yetunde Price, Lyndrea Price, Dylan Starr Williams, Isha Price, and Richard Williams III
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Venus Williams is an American professional tennis player who has won seven grand slam titles in her career.

Early Life of Venus Williams

Venus Williams was born Venus Ebony Starr Williams on 17th June 1980, in Lynwood, California, the United States of America. As of 2019, she is 39 years old and her horoscope is Gemini. She is the daughter of Oracene Price (mother) and Richard Williams (father).

Venus’ Siblings

She was raised along with her six siblings, Serena Williams, Yetunde Price, Lyndrea Price, Dylan Starr Williams, Isha Price, and Richard Williams III. Her sister, Serena is also a professional tennis player.

Venus Williams's father, Richard Willaims and her sister, Serena Williams
Caption: Venus Williams’s father, Richard Willaims, and her sister, Serena Williams

Venus is an American by her nationality and belongs to the black ethnicity. From an early age, she was passionate about playing tennis and attended several coaching. Her father, Richard provided her a perfect coaching and new shapes for her tennis career. She attended the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale in the year 2007. Later, she joined Indiana University East.

Who is Venus Williams’s Husband?

Venus Williams is currently in a romantic relationship with her millionaire boyfriend Nicholas Hammond. The couple has not disclosed their dating details, however, it is estimated that they are in a relationship since the year 2017. The couple is often spotted together, they were seen together at her sister, Serena’s wedding ceremony with her husband Alexis Ohanian.

Before dating Nicholas, she was in an affair with her former boyfriend who is a pro golfer, Hank Kuehne. In the year 2010, the couple separated without clearly stating the reason behind their separation.

Venus Williams with her ex-boyfriend, Elio Pis
Caption: Venus Williams with her ex-boyfriend, Elio Pis

In the year 2012, Venus began dating a professional model Elio Pis. Their relationship was going well until they separated in 2015.

How much is Venus Williams’s Net Worth and Salary?

Venus Williams has an estimated net worth of around $95 million in 2022 including all of her properties and incomes. She is one of the highest-earning female athletes with $41.325 million in earnings from prize money in her career.

In the year 2017, she reportedly earned around $10.5 million including $3.5 million from prize money and $7 million from endorsement deals. However, the exact amount of her salary is not available at the moment.

Venus Williams signed with Reebok
Caption: Venus Williams signed with Reebok

Venus endorsed several popular brands in the world. She agreed on a five-year deal with Reebok in the year 2000, which was one of the highest-paid endorsement deals at the time. Also, she partnered with Tide, Electronic Arts, and Ralph Lauren.

Body Measurement (Height and Weight)

Venus Williams stands at a tall height of 6 feet 1 inch and her body weight is 75 kg. She has an athletic body build with measurements of 35-26-35 inches. Venus’s hair and eyes are black in color.

Career

  • Venus made her professional debut at the age of 14 in the year 1994.
  • Williams played her first match at the Bank of the West Classic but went on to lose in the second round.
  • She reached the finals in her debut US Open and also reached the quarterfinals of the Australian Open in the year 1998.
  • She won her first Grandslam doubles title with her sister Serena at the US Open in the year 1999.
Venus Williams
Caption: Venus Williams, an American tennis player(Photo: Tennis Now)
  • Venus won her first grand slam singles title at Wimbledon in 2000 and also won the doubles title with her sister.
  • She won the US Open and Wimbledon in 2001 and also won the Wimbledon doubles title in the year 2002.
  • She defeated Maria Sharapova in the semifinals of the 2005 Wimbledon and won the title after defeating Lindsay Davenport.
  • In the year 2007, she again defeated Maria Sharapova, Svetlana Kuznetsova, Ana Ivanovic to reach the finals and won her fourth Wimbledon defeating Marion Bartoli.
  • Venus won her 5th Wimbledon title in the year 2008 and also claimed several double titles with her sister Serena.
  • Her latest Wimbledon title was in doubles in the year 2016.
  • She took part in US Open 2018 and defeated Kuznetsova and Camila Giorgi to reach the round of 32 of the tournament.