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Serena Williams Date of Birth

Richard Williams
Father of Serena Williams is an American tennis coach

On September 26, 1981 Serena Jameka Williams was born in Saginaw, Michigan

Her father Richard Williams and mother Oracene Price are an American tennis coach. Serena Williams is the youngest of Price’s five daughters: half-sisters Yetunde, Lyndrea and Isha Price, and full sister Venus.

Serena Williams started playing tennis at the age of 3, after the family moved to Compton, California.

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Serena Williams in Charity

Serena Williams has supported 12 charities and Foundations. Here are the list of charities and foundations:

  1. Build African Schools: Serena Williams has supported build African Schools which carries mission to build schools in various places in Africa. These schools will have computers, electricity, and many teaching resources and materials.
  2. Common Ground Foundation: This is dedicated to the empowerment and development of youth in United States. This was founded by Common, who is himself a hip-hop artist, actor and writer. This foundation is supported by Serena Williams along with many other celebs like Kanye West, Ludacris, Will.I.Am and many others.
  3. Elton John AIDS Foundation: This foundation was established on 1992 in US and in 1993 in United Kingdom. Serena Williams has been supporting this foundation along with Kylie Minogue, Kristen Dunst and it includes hundreds of other celebrities.
  4. The Equal Justice Initiative (EJI): This foundation was founded by Bryan Stevenson which is non-profit organization and provides legal representation to poverty-stricken defendants and prisoners who have been denied fair and just treatment by legal system. Serena Williams has been helping the foundation by partnering with Omaze to launch an once-in-a-lifetime raffle experience tied to the announcement of her return in Indian Wells Tournament with proceeds benefiting EJI.
  5. The Caliber Foundation: This foundation is supported by Serena Williams which helps the people who are victim of illegal weapons and gun violence. As the violence by illegal guns is growing in US every day, Caliber Foundation, supported by Serena Williams, is helping to those who are in need and helps in rehabilitation. As world knows Serena Williams lost her sister in illegal gun violence, she is supporting this cause and is close to her heart.
  6. UNICEF: Serena Williams was appointed as Goodwill Ambassador in 2011. She had teamed up with UNICEF and travelled to Ghana as her first visit to Africa.
  7. Beyond the Boroughs National Scholarship Fund: The Serena Williams Scholarships are funded by Serena Williams which is administered through her partner Beyond the Boroughs.
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Facts about Serena Williams

Serena Williams is ranked No. 1 in Women’s single tennis.  She was born on September 26, 1981 on Michigan, United States.  Her parents are Richard Williams and Oracene Price.

Serena has body weight of 68 Kgs.

Serena Williams height is 1.75 meter.

Serena has won 21 grand slams (singles) and has prize money of 73,293,424 which is all time highest in women tennis athletes and 3rd all time among tennis athletes.

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How Much is Serena Williams Net-Worth

Number one ranking on women’s singles tennis player Serena Williams who is considered to be one of the best female tennis players of all-time. Serena has accumulated her net worth through her prize money and off-court extra activities. Serena’s net worth is estimated by some at $145 million.

With 67 singles championships, 22 doubles championships, 2 mixed doubles, 2 Australian Open, 6 US Open, 3 French Open, and 5 Wimbledon tournaments prize money she has collected huge money on court. Besides court Serena had a special line with puma. She now has a line with Nike, and the deal is worth US $40 million. She has also been running her own line, named ‘Aneres’. Later in 2009 Serena launched a signature collection of handbags and jewelry.
According to Forbes magazine, Serena has added US $24.6 million by this year only. She is on 47th rank to 2015 The World’s Highest-Paid Athletes.

She became the first woman to win more than $10 million in a season by winning Women’s Tennis Association (WTA). She collected $4 million paycheck, which is the biggest payday in tennis.

33 years old A-list Celebrity, who has celebrated her 2o years as a pro in 2015 and in as dominant as ever at an age when most of tennis players have been put out to pasture. Her total career prize $72 million is double No. 2 on the list, Maria Sharapova.

Though, Maria Sharapova has not beaten Serena in eleven years career. Sharapova is beating Serena Williams in net worth. Forbes reports that Sharapova earned $23 million from endorsement but $13 million for Serena last year. Besides this, Sharapova has deal with many other brands and companies like Samsung, Tag Heuer and Evain, among others. Sharapova is getting twice from Head what Serena is getting paid from Wilson to use their rackets. Sharapova’s net worth exceeds Williams’s net worth by $45 million on total. $190 million is net worth for Sharapova which includes Career earnings plus off-court earnings.

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serena williams height and weight

A-list icon in tennis, Serena Jameka Williams, has attractive athletic body figure with strong leg and hips with toned stomach. Right handed player Serena has been popular for winning all major tournaments as well as her sexy figure. Serena has tall body size with 5’9” (1.75M).

Her height, weight, size and body measurement is being asked frequently among her fans and followers. A pro tennis player has attractive figure with large boobs. As an pro athlete, she needs to maintain a strong body figure. Her body measurements are 38-27-44. Critics comment Serena as a Rudy athlete because of her strong measurement. Serena weighs 155 lbs. (70.5 kilos) in 2015.

Serena Williams’ details & measurements in short

  • Birth place: Saginaw, Michigan, USA
  • Birth Date: September 26, 1981
  • Parents: Richard Williams and Oracene Price
  • Residence: Palm Beach Gardens, FL, USA
  • Weight: 150 lbs. (68 kg)
  • Height: 5 ft. 9 in. (1.75M)
  • Body Measurements: 38-27-44
  • Bra Size: 36 D
  • Breast implants: No
  • Shoe Size: 10
  • Waist Size: 28
  • Hip Size: 44
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serena williams and drake relationship

Loss is not going to separate Serena Williams and Drake, and we are talking about the loss Serena faced on U.S. Open this year. They have been spotted in fashion show in NYC where they went public regarding their relationship.

Drake kissed Serena and right after the fashion show which was covered by most of the cameras. Adding spice on to the event, Drake sang song for Serena and made crowd sing too. Oh, that’s so adorable. Despite being cute couple, Serena’s fan alleged Drake being unlucky for Serena who was present in U.S. open to watch her match. A big debate was created on Drake being support or distraction on the tournament. Someone even dared to call Drake Serena’s Bad Luck Charm.

World came to know about relation between Serena Williams and Drake when locking lips was reported July 2015 after winning the Wimbledon. Though they cleared the rumors stating they are just friends. They were spotted together even in Cincinnati this year where Serena’s friend approved him labeling a ‘Gentleman’. They even revealed Drake has huge crush on Serena whereas Serena is huge fan of Drake and his music. They were trending on twitter and fans called ‘the best relationship ever’.  Serena and Drake are linked together since 2011 however Drizzy was spotted with another lady in 2012.

While we talk about Serena and Drake, Nicki Minaj is an element we should not miss. Drake has history with Nicki. After a week Drake and Serena spotted holding hands of each other, Nicki accused Serena; He could not get Nicki so he is after tennis player. Ouch, that pinched ego of Serena. Nicki justified Drake loved strong women and regarded herself as body goddess who can’t be replaced. She clarified ‘ Serena would never be Drake’s first choice’.  Serena will not be happy after such harsh comment from Nicki Minaj regarding her relation with Drake.

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venus williams

Venus Williams is an American Professional tennis player born on June 17, 1980, in Lynwood, California. She is a former world No. 1 and ranked World No. 11 in singles as of February 1, 2015. In 1994 she turned pro in tennis at the age of 14. Then she won seven Grand Slam titles and an Olympic Gold Medal in singles play. On February 2002, she became the World No. 1 for the first time.

Venus has been ranked World No. 1 in singles for a total of eleven weeks by Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) on three separate occasions. She is the first black American woman to achieve this during the Open Era.

Williams also teamed up with her sister Serena Williams to win several titles. She continued boosting her career even after diagnosed with an autoimmune disease in 2011. She is also regarded as all-time greats of women’s tennis.

Venus has won four Gold Medals in Olympic. Three in women’s double with her sister Serena and one in singles. Williams sister have won more Olympic gold medals than any other female tennis player. Sydney Olympic 2000, she defeated Elena Dementieva of Russia to 6-2, 6-4 in the final. This was her first Gold medal of Olympic in tennis career. Same year, in women’s double she won another Gold medal sharing with her sister. Later she won two Gold Medals on 2008 and 2012 in women’s double with partner Serena Williams.

Trophies for Venus Williams

Here are the list of the main trophy title for professional tennis player Venus Williams;

  • 43 SINGLES TITLES
  • 19 DOUBLES TITLES
  • 4 GOLD MEDALS
  • 2 US OPEN DOUBLES TITLES
  • 2 US OPEN SINGLES TITLES
  • 2 FRENCH OPEN DOUBLES TITLES
  • 5 WIMBLEDON DOUBLES TITLES
  • 5 WIMBLEDON SINGLES TITLES
  • 4 AUSTRALIAN OPEN DOUBLES TITLES
  • 1 SINGLES GOLD MEDAL
  • 3 DOUBLES GOLD MEDALS

    Venus Williams is also active in a number of social causes. She is working on promoting gender equality throughout the world being close with UNESCO. With charity and events for AIDS & HIV, At-Risk/Disadvantaged Youths, Children, Creative Arts, Education, Health, and Miscellaneous sports Williams is being active in social aspects.

Besides tennis and court, Williams has also presented her keen interest in varied number of activities. She has launched her own interior design company, which works on residential projects throughout the country. Williams has also earned a certificate in interior design course. She has started a clothing line, as well as collection of women’s apparel for Wilson’s leather.

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Drake and Serena Williams Together

Aubrey Drake Graham, a Canadian rapper, 28, and American professional tennis player Serena Williams, 33, are said dating each other. Drake and Williams reportedly caught locking their lips at Wimbledon following Serena’s big win. They were spotted kissing up a storm at the tennis tournament. Romance rumors are starting again. But the two have yet to say anything about their speculated relationship. But there is definitely seems to be something going on between them. Now question is, are they heating up once again or just having some fun?

Photos of Williams and Drake have emerged in social media; they are kissing during a romantic dinner date in Cincinnati. They were caught in camera on 23 August after weeks of speculation about their relationship. It was just hours after Serena won the WTA tournament in Cincinnati.

Both headed to Sotto Eatery downtown and secured a private back room. Some folks from TMZ caught them while they were locking their lips passionately. They may be budding their relationship or just choose the perfect way to celebrate the win.

Williams’ ex Common recently gave his blessing and best wishes for his former beloved’s rekindled romance with Drake. Common is 43 and Oscar winning rapper who dated the tennis player on and off for two years between 2008 and 2010. He further mentions, “She’s doing super well on the tennis, she’s incredible so as long as she’s happy I’m good.” Although any of A-lister has yet to confirm or deny the leaked picture and their relationship, the tennis player received very kind words from her ex-boyfriend.

It had been more than months of speculation that they might be more than just friends. Little flirtation was finally confirmed. Drake was seen in WTA tournament in Cincinnati cheering on Serena in July 2015. His presence in the tournament may be the symbol of something going on between them.

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Serena Williams US Open

Serena Williams who is ranked No. 1 in women’s singles tennis is an American professional tennis player born in September 26, 1981. She began playing tennis at the age of four, at nine she and her family moved to West Palm Beach, Florida. Since that time, she has become one of the most influencing public figures in field of tennis. Along with her individual success, Williams teamed with sister Venus Williams to win a series of doubles titles. Her victory at Wimbledon in 2015 made her the oldest Grand Slam singles champion in the Open era. She turned pro on 1995.

33 year old right handed A-list celebrity, Serena has overcome invincible odds to win 21 Grand Slams (singles) till 15th September 2015. Her incredible tennis skills and remarkable win highlighted her to fame; her unique charm and drive could explain her successful endeavors outside the era of tennis like film, television, fashion and philanthropy. Her off-court activity makes her one of the most recognizable names and faces in the world-an icon.

US OPEN Women’s Singles and Serena Williams
Among 17 US Open played, Serena has won 6 championships titles up to this date in women’s singles event. She made it on 1999, 2002, 2008, 2012, 2013, and 2014. She is the winner of best doubles performance on 1999 and 2009. On overview to US Open, she has played 69 career singles titles where she won 728 career matches and lost 119 career matches.

Women’s Singles – 1999 US Open
This ‘The 1999 US Open – Women’s Singles’ was the women’s singles event of the hundred-and-ninth edition of the US Open. As well the fourth and last Grand Slam of the year which is regarded as most prestigious tournament in the Americas. Serena Williams went on to win in the final defeating defending champion and World No. 1 Martin Hingis. In final she defeat Hingis by 6-3, 7-6 score. She became the first African American woman to win a Grand Slam in the Open Era and this was Williams’s first Grand Slam title.

Women’s Singles – 2002 US Open
In 2002 US Open Serena Williams defeat her own sister Venus Williams in the final. Venus Williams was the defending champion. She wins the match by scoring the final, 6-4, 6-3. This win was her third consecutive Grand Slam title, and second consecutive without losing a set.

Women’s Singles – 2008 US Open
In 2008 Serena Williams defeated Jelena Jankovic of Serbia 6-4, 7-5 in the final. Justine Henin was the defending champion but retired from the sport on May, 2008. This was her third US Open title for Serena. With this achievement Serena returned to world No. 1 in the WTA rankings for the first time since 2003.

Women’s Singles – 2012 US Open
Serena Williams won her fourth US Open women’s singles title after defeating Victoria Azarenka 6-2, 2-6, 7-5 in the final. Azarenka had 5-3 lead in the third set but failed to continue. Defending champion Samantha Stosur lost her match to Victoria Azarenka in the quarter finals.
Kim Clijsters, a three-time champion who was on a 22-match winning streak at Flushing Meadows, lost to Laura Robson for the first time in her career at the second round stage, bringing to a close her last professional singles tournament before retirement.

Women’s Singles – 2013 US Open
Defending champion Serena Williams successfully defended her title, defeating Victoria Azarenka of Belarus in the final for second year in a row by 7-5, 6-7, 6-1. This was her fifth title in this tournament and seventeenth Grand Slam title.

Women’s Singles – 2014 US Open
Two-time defending champion Serena Williams easily defended her title this year too, defeating Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark in the final, 6-3, 6-3. Serena did not lose more than three games in any set and a single set in the entire tournament. Williams retained the top position after Halep and Kvitova both lost in the third round.
This was the 18th Grand Slam singles title for Serena. And also third US Open championship that she competed in without losing a set.

Serena Williams, number one tennis player in the world and most dominant player for almost on 15 years, failed to win US Open this year. She was the three-time defending champion. Her loss in semifinal match against Italian Player Roberta Vinci was stunning. She lost match by 2-6, 6-4, 6-4. Williams missed the opportunity to complete a calendar year Grand Slam by winning the tournament.