Source of Wealth:Tennis, V Starr Interiors
Birth Place:Lynwood, California, U.S.
Weight:159.8 lbs (72.5 kg)
Full Name:Venus Ebony Starr Williams
Date of Birth:June 17, 1980
Occupation:Professional Tennis Player, CEO of V Starr Interiors
Education:The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale (2007), Indiana University East
About Venus Ebony Starr Williams
American professional tennis player, Venus Williams, has an estimated net worth of $75 million. Born Venus Ebony Starr Williams on June 17, 1980, in Lynwood, California. One of Richard and Oracene Williams' five daughters, Venus, along with her younger sister, Serena, has redefined women's tennis with her strength and superb athleticism. Venus was introduced to tennis by her father on the public courts in Los Angeles, not far from the family's home in Compton. Richard Williams, a former sharecropper from Louisiana, used what he'd gleaned from tennis books and videos to instruct his girls on the different aspects of the game. Since turning pro in 1994, Venus has earned 21 Grand Slam titles.
Williams continues to be a top player despite in her 30s which is ancient in tennis terms. She designs her own clothing line, Eleven, and sells it through the Gilte Groupe. Other endorsement partners include: Wilson, Electronic Arts, Kraft, Ralph Lauren and Tide. Williams owns a small interest in the Miami Dolphins with sister Serena. Venus Williams has been ranked number one in the world three times and is the first African-American to be ranked number one in the era of open tennis. She was the 2nd highest earning female athlete behind her sister, Serena and has won two Gold Medals in the Olympics.
The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Venus Williams Net Worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.
Earnings 2011 $13 Million
Earnings 2010 $15.5 Million
Earnings 2009 $15 Million
Earnings 2006 $7 Million
Earnings 2005 $6.5 Million
Earnings 2004 $8 Million
Earnings 2003 $14.5 Million
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