Michael Jordan's ex-wife Juanita Vanoy; Know Her Current Affairs & Reason For Divorce

Updated On 08 May, 2019 Published On

The NBA legend Michael Jordan is renowned worldwide because of his profession, but his love life has also been a matter of interest to his fans. Although he is happily married to wife Yvette Prieto at present, his ex-wife Juanita Vanoy is also quite famous.

When Jordan married Prieto, a lot of people were interested to know about his former wife's affairs and relationships. If you are here for the same reason, then here are your answers:

Juanita Vanoy married life with Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan met his former wife, Juanita Vanoy for the first time in a restaurant in Chicago in the 80s. Jordan, 55, and his former wife Vanoy, 59, exchanged vows in 1989. Their married life was pretty amazing in the beginning.

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Juanita Vanoy with former husband Michael Jordan

Juanita Vanoy with former husband, Michael Jordan  

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So, did they have children together from their relationship? Well, to answer it, they together from their relationship had three children; two sons named Jeffrey Michael and Marcus James and a daughter named Jasmine.

Juanita Vanoy Divorce Issues with Michael Jordan

Juanita Vanoy and Michael Jordan' marriage fell apart for the first time in 2002. They filed for divorce on 4th January, but solved the case and retook the divorce proposal. Yet, things didn't turn out as expected.

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CAPTION: Juanita Vanoy, Michael Jordan and their kids

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They filed for divorce again which got finalized in December 2006. The reason was stated as 'irreconcilable differences.' The pair later said that their decision was made out of mutual understanding.

Juanita Vanoy got $168 million from Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan and Juanita Vanoy's divorce grabbed a lot of attention as their divorce settlement was huge. Vanoy received a settlement of $168 million which is almost $200 million in 2016 if compared.

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Their divorce is regarded to be one of the most expensive divorce settlement in history.

Juanita Vanoy Dating Relationship with Key Reynolds

After ending the seventeen years long married life with Michael Jordan, Juanita Vanoy didn't get married to anyone else. For someone who receives such huge alimony, we don't see a reason why she would want to tie the knot to anyone else. However, that doesn't mean Vanoy was single forever.

Juanita Vanoy with former husband Michael Jordan

Juanita Vanoy with former husband, Michael Jordan  

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Reports claim that Vanoy dated musician Key Reynolds in 2006. The pair kept their relationship low-key resulting in a very few rumors about them. The couple might still be dating as there are no hints of break up between them.

Juanita Vanoy' Daughters give an update about her Mother

Although Vanoy is not so active on social networking, her daughter Jasmine regularly updates about her mother. She often posts images of her mother and father. Considering Jasmine's Instagram, we believe that her mom, Vanoy, is content and happy.


Happy Mothers Day to My Everything ??

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We all agree that having a man in our lives is not the only thing that matters. We're not pretty sure if Vanoy is still dating Reynolds or not, but we're sure that she's happy with her children and business success.

We hope Vanoy more amazing days ahead.

Quick Facts on Juanita Vanoy

Who was Juanita Vanoy married to?

Juanita Vanoy was married to Michael Jordan from 1989–2006.

Who did Juanita Vanoy ex-husband marry after divorce with her?

After divorce with Juanita, Michael Jordan married Yvette Prieto in 2013.