Venus Williams

Venus Williams

American tennis player
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Venus Williams

Venus Ebony Starr Williams (born June 17, 1980) is an American professional tennis player. A former world No. 1 in both singles and doubles, Williams is generally regarded as one of the all-time greats of women's tennis and, along with younger sister Serena Williams, is credited with ushering in a new era of power and athleticism on the women's professional tennis tour.

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Venus Williams was born on 17 June 1980 in Lynwood, California, USA. Her full name at birth was Venus Ebony Starr Williams. She is best known as a professional tennis player. She attended high school at (home Schooled). For university, she studied at (fashion design) Art Institute of Florida. Her religion is listed as Jahovah's Witness. She is 6' 1¼" (186 cm) tall and weighs 159 lbs (72 kg) with an athletic build. She has dark brown eyes and black hair (color). Her net worth is reported to be $95,000,000 US dollars. Her zodiac star sign is Gemini.
Full name at birth
Venus Ebony Starr Williams
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Claim to fame
Pro tennis player
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Date of birth
17 June 1980
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Place of birth
Lynwood, California, USA
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Age
42
Occupation
Tennis Player, Author, Entepreneur
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Height
6' 1¼" (186 cm)
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Weight
159 lbs (72 kg)
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  • Her height
  • Her athletic body
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ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Residence
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, U.S.
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Net worth
$95,000,000 USD
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High school
(home Schooled)
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University
(fashion design) Art Institute of Florida
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Talent agency
  • Gold Medal Greats
  • Entertainment Booking Agency
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I always like to win. But I`m the big sister. I want to make sure she has everything, even if I don`t have anything. It`s hard. I love her too much. That`s what counts.
  • Prefers younger, non-black men
  • First woman in 70 years to win the Wimbeldon Ladies Title having saved a Championship Point, 2005. Helen Wills Moody won the title in 1935 having saved Championship Point.
  • Seeded no. 23, she beat her own 2005 record as the lowest women's seed to win Wimbledon's single title (2007).
  • First woman to win an Olympic gold medal in singles and doubles (with Serena) since 1924. Singles titles: Wimbledon (2000, 2001, 2005, 2007); U.S. Open (2000). Doubles titles (with Serena): Australian Open (2000, 2003); Wimbledon (2000, 2002); Roland Garros (1999); U.S. Open (1999).
  • Won her fifth Grand slam title and her third Wimbledon in July 2005.

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