Venus Williams Biography
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Venus Williams is a successful American professional tennis player. Read the full article to know her net worth, age, salary, and height.

Williams is also the former world number one ranked by the Women’s Tennis Association. In the year 2002, she was declared the number one tennis star. She was also the first African American to achieve the feat.

In the year 2019, she became the world No. 1 in doubles for the first time along with her sister Serena. Both sisters were happy to win their fourth Grand Slam doubles title in a row.

The California native has won a total of seven Grand Slam singles titles. This makes her tied for the 12th spot in the all-time list. While she is also ranked number eight in the Open Era list.

“Queen V” has bagged a total of 14 Grand Slam doubles titles and all of them are played along with Serena Williams.

Venus is also holding two Mixed Doubles titles in her career so far. She has recently won the 2017 Wimbledon singles final. After that splendid victory, she became the first player to have the longest time difference between her first and most recent Grand Slam finals appearances.

Venus Williams holds four Olympic gold medals, one in singles and three in women’s doubles that she played along with her sister. She also won a silver medal in the mixed doubles category in the 2016 Olympics and became the first tennis athlete to win a medal at four Olympic games.

Williams has won a total of 49 WTA titles in the singles category, 22 doubles, and two mixed doubles titles. The American tennis star has won a total of 73 WTA titles. She only lags behind her sister Serena among active players in this record.

Venus Williams’ details

Full NameVenus Ebony Starr Williams
NicknameQueen V
BornJune 17, 1980
Debut1994
Height185 cm
Weight75 kg
Age41
BirthplaceLynwood, California, U.S.
ReligionJehovah’s Witnesses
NationalityAmerican
Net Worth$95 million
Marital StatusUnmarried
Father nameRichard Williams
Mother nameOracene Price
Salary$215,708
Twitter Handle@Venuseswilliams
Instagram Handle@venuswilliams

Age

Venus Williams is 41. It is her great skills and athleticism that she is still maintaining herself among the list of top 20 female tennis players. She is widely considered among one of the all-time elites of tennis

Venus Williams’ Net worth and Salary

Williams has gathered an estimated net worth of $95 million and earns a whopping sum of $215,708 annually. Apart from that Williams endorses some popular brands including Wilson, Kraft, Ralph Lauren, Tide, and others. She is also the owner of a clothing line, Eleven.

Venus Williams with her sister
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Height

“Queen V” is 185 cm tall. She has height and physique that are considered ideal for an athlete. The two sisters Venus and Serena are not even beaten once in a Grand Slam doubles final.

Nickname

Like her sister Serena, Venus Williams is also considered a pioneer of breaking the shackles of women not being able to play athletic sports like tennis. Venus does not have many nicknames like her sister, she is famous as ‘Venus’ or ‘Queen V’ among her fans.

Recent News about Venus Williams

Not only is Venus Williams brilliant on the tennis court but she surely knows how to dress up. Her recent Paris Fashion Week glamorous look has garnered a lot of praise. 

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