Steve Kerr Biography

Updated On Nov 01, 2018 Published On Dec 28, 2015
Facts of Steve Kerr
Date of Birth: 1965 , September-27
Birth Nation: Lebanon
Height: 6 Feet 3 Inch
Name Deborah Norville
Birth Name William Francis Weir
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Ethnicity White
Profession Journalist
Working For WAGA-TV
Net Worth $6 million
Body Measurements 36-26-32
Weight in KG N/A
Married No
Married to Karl Wellner (m. 1987)
Children : Mikaela Wellner, Kyle Wellner, Niki Wellner
Divorce No
Education University of Georgia
Awards Emmy award
Siblings Josh Hutcherson
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Blonde
Boyfriend N/A
Movies Tarzan II
TV Show Nightline
Religion Christianity
Online Presence Twitter,wiki
Father Chris Hutcherson
Mother Michelle Fightmaster
Famous for Television journalist
Nick Name "Chris" "Boomer"
Salary N/A
Face Color White
Girlfriend lauren connors
Affair with N/A
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Six-time NBA champion, Steve Kerr is a former professional basketball player from the United States. As a player, he played from Chicago Bulls, San Antonio Spurs, Cleveland Cavaliers and many more. He is the current main coach of Golden State Warriors.

Born on the laps of Malcolm Kerr and Ann Zwicker Kerr, Steve was raised in upper-middle-class family in Lebanon and other Middle Eastern countries. He is an American and is of white ethnicity.

On 15th of September 1990, Steve got married to Margot Brennan. As a loving spouse, they became parents thrice. Strongly bonded in this married life, both of them are not involved in any kind of extra affairs.

Steve was interested in playing basketball since he was child. During his childhood days, he played basketball at the American University of Beirut. On 18th of January 1984, his father Malcolm Kerr was murdered. Though he suffered a huge loss at a young age, he never gave up in basketball and he made his professional debut in 1988.

On the 1988 NBA draft, Phoenix Suns won his contract but later in 1989, he was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers. He played there for the next three year and then in 1993, he joined Chicago Bulls.

Rodman has played with a lot of top-class players such as Dennis RodmanJannero Pargo, and Derrick Rose.

His net worth is said to be around $18 million.

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Born in Beirut, Lebanon

September 27 , 1965

Born on the laps of Malcolm Kerr and Ann Zwicker Kerr, Steve was raised in upper middle class family in Lebanon and other Middle Eastern countries. He is an American and is of white ethnicity. He is six feet and three inch tall. 

His father was murdered

January 18 , 1984

Steve Kerr was born to Malcolm Kerr and Ann Zwicker Kerr. His father Malcolm Kerr was a professor and also the President of the American University of Beiru. Malcolm was the Middle East and the Arab world specialist. He was murdered with the start of 1984 by the Islamic Jihad.

Graduated from University of Arizona

1988

Though he is an American native, he spends most of his childhood days in Lebanon and other Middle Eastern countries. He received his secondary education from Palisades High School and then he joined University of Arizona with a major in history, sociology and English.

Joined Phoenix Suns

1988

Steve was interested in playing basketball since he was child. During his childhood days, he played basketball at the American University of Beirut. Though he suffered a huge loss at a young age, he never gave up in basketball and he made his professional debut in 1988. On the 1988 NBA draft, Phoenix Suns won his contract.

Joined Cleveland Cavaliers

1989

Though he was signed by the Phoenix Suns in the 1988 NBA draft, he was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers in 1989. He played there for the next three year. He joined Orlando Magic in 1992 and he played there for a session.

Joined Chicago Bulls

1993

As Steve Kerr was displaying impressive basketball games from Cleveland Cavaliers and Magic during the early 1990s, all of the other NBA clubs were keeping an eye on him and in the transfer of 1993, he joined Chicago Bulls.

Became NBA champion

1996

As a player, he has been the NBA champion for five different times. After joining Chicago Bulls in 1993, he became the NBA champion for the first time in 1996. He also became the champion for the next two years with Chicago Bulls.

Joined San Antonio Spurs

1998

Three times NBA champion Steve Kerr joined San Antonio Spurs after 1998 session end. Next year, San Antonio Spurs reached the final of 1999; it was a record for San Antonio Spurs as they reached the final for the first time. 

Retired from NBA

2003

Once of the successful professional basketball player from United States announced his retirement from the NBA in 2003. In 2003, San Antonio Spurs also reached the final for the second time in their history and they won that final too. He also announced his retirement soon after that.

Joined Turner Network Television

2003

His retirement from basketball was not the end of his professional career but that was the beginning of his broadcasting career. That year, he joined Turner Network Television and began serving them as the broadcast analyst.

Became the head coach of Golden State Warriors

May 14 , 2014

After he announced his retirement from NBA, he took several jobs at several places. A decade later in 2014, he was made the head coach of Golden State Warriors. Within a year, he led Golden State Warriors to the NBA glory and he received huge acclaim for this glory.

Married to Margot Brennan

September 15 , 1990

On 15th of September 1990, Steve got married to Margot Brennan. As a loving spouse, they became parents thrice. Strongly bonded in this married life, both of them are not involved in any kind of extra affairs.