Zion Williamson Facts: Age, Girlfriend, Height, Net Worth

Date Updated: January 23, 2020

Bio
Birth Date July 6, 2000
Birth Name Zion Lateef Williamson
Nickname Zanos
Birth Place Salisbury, North Carolina, US
Residence Florence, South Carolina, US
Ethnicity African-American

Quick Stats
Age 19 years 7 months
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Nationality American
Height 6' 6" (1.98 m)
Weight 129 kg (284 lbs)
Religion Christianity
Relationship Status Single
Girlfriend Not Known

Zion Williamson born as Zion Lateef Williamson is an American professional basketball player. He was ranked second by Scout.com in the list of best basketball players in the high school in 2018.

And later in 2019, Williamson was picked 1st  overall by the New Orleans Pelicans in the 2019 NBA Draft and he plays the power forward and small forward positions.

Zion Williamson Bio; Age, Family

Zion Williamson was born on July 6, 2000, in Salisbury, North Carolina, United States to his parents Lateef Williamson and Sharonda Sampson. His parents, who were both from athletic background got divorced when he was just 5 years old. He has always been close to his parents and also to his step-father Lee Anderson, a former college basketball player. He has a half-brother Noah Anderson, a rugby player from his mother’s side.

He attended Spartanburg Day School and later joined Johnakin Middle School where he was coached by his mother. After the completion of high school, Williamson went to Duke University for a year to forward his basketball career. 

Williamson’s nationality is American and belongs to African-American ethnicity. He resides in Florence, South Carolina, United States.

Personal Life; Dating, Girlfriend

It is a bit unclear about his dating life as he was once seen with his high school alleged girlfriend, Tiana White during his high school prom in 2018. 

According to some source, Tiana White was his junior and he was senior in Spartanburg Day High School. Also, the alleged couple appeared on Instagram Live in January 2018. 

(Zion Williamson with Tiana White during his high school prom in 2018. | Source: Twitter.com)

The rumor will continue on Zion’s dating life until he makes a public appearance with White, or someone else special.

Career, Net Worth, Salary

At the age of five, he set sights on becoming a college basketball player and when he was 9 years old he started his training. To improve his skills as a point guard Williamson later started working with his stepfather Lee Anderson.

The New Orleans Pelicans drafted him with the first pick in the 2019 NBA draft on June 20, 2019, and later on July 1, 2019, he officially signed with the Pelicans. 

After signing a 2-year contract with the Pelicans he is expected to make $20 million over his first two seasons guaranteed and an annual average salary of $10,001,460. According to celebrity net worth, he has an estimated net worth of $8 Million.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight 

He stands at a decent height of 6 feet 6 inches (1.98 meters) and weighs around 129 kg (284 lbs). He has a well built athletic body with black eyes and black hair.


Quick Facts:

Profession, Education & Net Worth
Profession Professional Basketball Player
High School Spartanburg Day School, Johnakin Middle School
College Duke University
Active Years 2019–present
Net Worth $8 Million (Estimated)
Salary $10 Million (2019/20)
Earnings He signed 2 year contract worth $20,002,920 with the New Orleans Pelicans.
Detailed Physical Stats
Height 6' 6" (1.98 m)
Weight 129 kg (284 lbs)
Shoe Size N/A
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Personal Life
Relationship Status Single
Sexual Orientation Straight
Partners

  1. Not Known (Girlfriend)
Ex-Partners

  1. Tiana White (2018) (Ex-Girlfriend)
    • Started Dating: N/A
    • First Met: In high school
    • Breakup Date: N/A
Family Life
Father Lateef Williamson
Mother Sharonda Sampson
Siblings Has one brother.
Brothers
  1. Noah Anderson
  2. Profession: Rugby Player

    Relation: Step-brother

Children Not Yet
Ethnicity
  • Self: African-American
Unknown Facts about Zion Williamson
  • Zion's family moved to Florence, South Carolina when he was 2-years-old.
  • His birth name is Zion Lateef Williamson.
  • He is one of the 3rd heaviest player in the NBA in 2019.
  • Both of his parents, as well as his stepfather, are from an athletic background.
  • His parents divorced when he was just 5 years old.
  • He worked with his stepfather to improve his skills in basketball.