Juanita Vanoy Biography

Updated On Jan 16, 2019 Published On Jun 23, 2017
Facts of Juanita Vanoy
Date of Birth: 1959 , June-13
Birth Nation: United States
Name Juanita Vanoy
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Chicago, Illinois, United States
Ethnicity white
Profession fashion model and a former executive secretary
Married Yes
Married to Michael Jordan (m. 1989–2006)
Children Jeffrey Michael Jordan, Marcus Jordan, Jasmine Mickael Jordan
Divorce Michael Jordan (m. 1989–2006)
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American celebrity Juanita Vanoy is renowned as the ex-wife of the retired professional basketball player, Michael Jordan. Juanita actually came into the spotlight for dating Michael Jordan rather than her professional career.

Juanita Vanoy Childhood, Education, Age

Juanita Vanoy was born on June 13, 1959, and is currently 59 years of age. She was born in Chicago, Illinois, the United States.

Reviewing Vanoy's nationality, she is American and belongs to the white ethnicity. Her zodiac sign is Gemini. Juanita grew up in the south of Chicago along with her beautiful and supportive family.

Juanita Vanoy Career

She began her modeling career while she was in her teenage. Later following her passion, she worked for the American Bar Association as a model and executive secretary. 

The gorgeous Vanoy is also recognized as a former model and secretary for the American Bar Association.

Moreover, Juanita is also associated as the co-founder and chairman of Michael and Juanita Jordan Endowment Fund, a non-profit organization. In addition, she has also involved herself in real estate business.

Juanita Vanoy Dating, Affair, Marriage, Children

Talented Juanita Vanoy came to limelight after she started dating former professional basketball player, Michael Jordan. The couple first met at a restaurant in Chicago.

According to several sources, it was confirmed that Michael Jordan proposed Juanita while they were at Nick's Fish Market in Chicago. After Michael's proposal, the couple got engaged and dated two years before getting married.

Juanita Vanoy married Michael Jordan in 1989 in a private wedding ceremony in Las Vegas, Nevada. The pair is blessed with three children together; two sons, Marcus Jordan and Jeffrey Michael Jordan and daughter, Jasmine Mickael Jordan.

After being married for around seventeen years and tackling various ups and downs in their relation, the couple divorced in 2006. Though being married for so long, the couple could not hold their relationship for lifelong. Juanita filed for divorce referring irreconcilable differences.

Currently, Juanita Vanoy is single and living happily with her three children. She now might be busy with her professional career and children. On the other hand, Michael Jordan married his second wife, Yvette Prieto.

In August 2013, Juanita and Jordan's daughter,  Jasmine came out as gay on her Instagram. On 29th of August, she posted a photograph of herself and her girlfriend Tyson Thomas on her Instagram with the caption - "This Little Closet Is Holding Me Back."

Juanita Vanoy Net Worth

Talking about her economic aspects, Juanita earns an enormous amount of salary from her professions. Juanita Vanoy' net worth is estimated $170 million. 

Juanita received $168 million from her ex-husband Jordon as spousal support in their divorce settlement, which is one of the most expensive divorce settlements to date. 

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Born in Chicago, Illinois

June 3 , 1959

Juanita Vanoy is a famous American profile who is best known for being the ex-wife of a former basketball player, Michael Jordan. She was born on June 3, 1959, in Chicago, Illinois, the United States

Juanita's Net worth

2018

Juanita Vanoy has an estimated net worth of $170 million.

proposal from Michael Jordan

December 31 , 1987

Juanita Vanoy dated former professional basketball player, Michael Jordan for several months before tieing the knot. On December 31, 1987, Michael Jordan proposed her at Nick's Fish Market in Chicago. 

married to Michael Jordan

September 2 , 1989

After two years of their engagement, the boyfriend and girlfriend married on September 2, 1989. They have two sons and a daughter Marcus Jordan; Jeffrey Michael Jordan and Jasmine Mickael Jordan respectively. 

Divorced with Michael

2002

After 17 years of their relationship, Juanita Vanoy divorced Michael Jordan referring irreconcilable differences. Currently, she is living a comfortable life with her children. In the contrary, Jordan got second married to a beautiful woman, Yvette Prieto.