Juanita Vanoy is the ex-wife of a retired professional basketball player, Michael Jordan. Also, she is a former fashion model as well as a former executive secretary for the American Bar Association.
Married Life & Divorce of Juanita Vanoy with Michael Jordan
Previously Juanita Vanoy is the wife of popular basketball player Michael Jordan. The former couple met for the first time at a Chicago Bennigan’s restaurant in 1984. Then in their second meet at the party a few weeks after they introduced each other. Juanita’s relationship with Jordan started going strong & Michael proposed to Juanita at Nick’s Fish Market in Chicago on 31 December 1987. After some time, they both decided to call off their engagement. Then it almost a year for them started talking about their marriage again. When she became pregnant Michael eventually decides to marry her. But their wedding has considered a shotgun wedding. The wedding ceremony took place on 2 September 1989 at the Little White Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas.
During their wedding, the couple was blessed with the first son who was already 10 months old whose name is Jeffrey Michael Jordan
. He was born on the 18th day of November 1988. Vanoy with Michael again blessed with another son Marcus James Jordan born
on December 24, 1990. Then the couple welcomed a daughter Jasmine Michael Jordan
who was born in the year 1992. After living together as a husband & wife for 19 years, & problems started in their married life. In the year 2002, Juanita filed a divorce citing irreconcilable differences but reconciled shortly thereafter. Then she withdrew the divorce petition. Again, she filed for divorce and the final decision of the lawyers has released on 29 December 2006. The lawyers stated that the divorce was mutually and amicably decided.
Did Juanita Vanoy Marry Again after Divorce with Jordan?
After divorce with her husband Michael Jordan, she remains single. But her ex-husband married again. Then she took care of their children & lived a single life. Now the children of Vanoy are grown up & capable of living their own life. She is living happily as a single woman. On the other hand, Michael married his second wife Yvette Prieto
in 2013. With his second wife, he is blessed with 2 kids both daughter Ysabel Jordan
& Victoria Jordan
. He is living with his wife Yvette who is 15 years younger than him.
Juanita Vanoy Biography
On 13 June 1959,
Juanita Vanoy was born in Chicago, Illinois
. She is an American citizen who belongs to mixed ethnicity.
She has a curvy body and a very beautiful smile. Her hair color is black with a pair of dark brown eyes color.
What is the Net Worth, Juanita Vanoy?
Former model, Vanoy has a net worth of $2 Million
earned from her career. After Juanita Vanoy divorced owned a reported $168 million
in the settlement after ending the relationship with Jordan.
This is one of the experience divorced among the celebrity. She has a net worth around $170 Million
& living a life of full comfort.
Career of Juanita Vanoy in Modeling
Regarding her career, initially, she began her modeling career. Not only that Juanita Vanoy started modeling when she was in her teenage years. In addition, Vanoy worked at the American Bar Association as a model and executive secretary. She became a star in the spotlight after she started dating former professional basketball player, Michael Jordan. Similarly, she also the co-founder and chairman of the non-profit organization Michael and Juanita Jordan Endowment Fund. Also, Vanoy joined the real estate business.