Vanessa Bryant is a former model and philanthropist who is globally known for being the wife of late NBA legend Kobe Bryant. During her academic years, she remained a member of a cheerleading squad and while still attending high school became romantically involved with Kobe Bryant. With Kobe being a rising NBA star at that time, the relationship thrust Vanessa into the spotlight overnight. Once she graduated, Kobe and Vanessa married shortly after in 2001. From that point onwards, the couple continued to remain in the limelight as Kobe Bryant has gone on to become one of the biggest stars in NBA history.
While the couple faced many difficult times in their marriage and even filed for divorce once, but still managed to reconcile and called-off their divorce. On January 26, 2020, an unfortunate helicopter crash occurred which resulted in the death of Kobe Bryant and their daughter Gianna Maria-Onore. As for her own career, she has done numerous modeling gigs and philanthropic activities. She has starred in several music videos as well, including for artists like Pharrell, Snoop Dogg, Tyrese, and Ludacris.
Vanessa Bryant Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Vanessa Cornejo Urbieta
- Nicknames: Ness
- Date of Birth: May 5, 1982
- Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
- Nationality: American
- Occupation: Model
- Zodiac Sign: Taurus
- Race/ Ethnicity: Hispanic
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Hair Color: Black
Vanessa Bryant Body Measurements Height Weight Facts
Vanessa Bryant Family Details:
- Father: Stephen Laine (Step-Father)
- Mother: Sofia Urbieta
- Siblings: Sophie (Older Sister)
- Spouse Name: Kobe Bryant (m. 2001–2020)
- Children Name: Gianna Bryant (deceased), Capri Kobe Bryant, Natalia Diamante Bryant, and Bianka Bella Bryant (Daughters)
Vanessa Bryant Relationships History:
- Kobe Bryant – NBA Player (1999-2020)
Vanessa Bryant Career Highlights:
- First TV Show: Keeping Up with the Kardashians (2009)
Vanessa Bryant Distinctive Features:
- Curvy Figure
- Broad Smile
Vanessa Bryant Body Measurements:
The following are Vanessa Bryant body measurements complete details, including her weight, height, bra cup, and shoe size.
- Build: Voluptuous
- Height in Feet: 5’ 5”
- Height in Centimeters: 165 cm
- Weight in Kilogram: 61 kg
- Weight in Pounds: 134 pounds
- Feet/ Shoe Size: 7 (US)
Vanessa Bryant Interesting Facts:
- She got married to Kobe Bryant at the age of just 18.
- She was just three years old when her parents divorced.
- Her husband Kobe and daughter Gianna Bryant died in a helicopter crash on January 26, 2020.