Venus Williams

Venus Williams

American tennis player (born 1980)
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Venus Williams
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Venus Ebony Starr Williams (born June 17, 1980) is an American professional tennis player who is a former World No. 1 and is ranked World No. 11 in singles as of February 1, 2015. She has been ranked World No. 1 in singles by the Women's Tennis Association on three separate occasions, for a total of eleven weeks. She became the World No. 1 for the first time on February 25, 2002, becoming the first black American woman to achieve this feat during the Open Era. She is credited as changing the women's game and ushering a new, modern era of power and athleticism on the women's professional tennis tour. She is also regarded as the best grass court player of her generation and is widely considered as one of the all-time greats of women's tennis

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Venus Williams was born on Tuesday, 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. Williams' country of citizenship (nationality) is American. Venus 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 163 lbs (74 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. Venus Williams is 44 years old and her zodiac star sign is Gemini.

You can find people similar to Venus Williams by visiting our lists WTA number 1 ranked singles tennis players and WTA number 1 ranked doubles tennis players.

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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Occupation
Professional tennis player, fashion designer, author, entrepreneur
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PERSONAL DETAILS

Height
6' 1¼" (186 cm)
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Weight
163 lbs (74 kg)
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Distinctive feature
  • Towering height
  • Athletic build
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Dress size
6
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11
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ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Residence
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, USA
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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.
  • Her preference for younger, taller non-black men.
  • Visit her official website @ venuswilliams.com.
  • In January 2023, Venus had to withdraw from Australian Open 2023 due to an injury.
  • Her parents and sisters are her role models.
  • She has been coached by David Witt and her both parents.

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