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Dirk Nowitzki's wife Jessica Olsson: Family Bio

Dirk Werner Nowitzki (born June 19, 1978) is a German professional basketball player who plays for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). An alumnus of Röntgen Gymnasium and DJK Würzburg basketball club, Nowitzki was drafted ninth overall by the Milwaukee Bucks in the 1998 NBA Draft and was immediately traded to the Mavericks, where he has played ever since.

In this post, we will describe briefly about Dirk Nowitzki's wife Jessica Olsson.




 Dirk Nowitzki S Wife Jessica Olsson
Dirk Nowitzki S Wife Jessica Olsson
  • Born in Würzburg, Germany, Dirk Nowitzki comes from an athletic family: his mother Helga Nowitzki was a professional basketball player and his father Jörg-Werner was a handball player who represented Germany at the highest international level. His older sister Silke Nowitzki, a local champion in track and field, also became a basketball player and now works for the NBA in International TV. Nowitzki was a very tall child; most of the time he stood above his peers by a foot or more. He initially played handball and tennis, but soon grew tired of being called a "freak" for his height and eventually turned to basketball
  • Dirk Nowitzki's wife Jessica Olsson is known to be of mixed ethnicity as her mother is from Nanyuki, Kenya, a market town located northwest of Mount Kenya that was founded by British settlers and is the home of the Kenya Air Force, while her father is Swedish. She is of Swedish nationality. Jessica was raised in Sweden with her younger twin brothers, Marcus and Martin. Both are well-known soccer players. Her brother Marcus is a player for the Blackburn Rovers while her brother Martin plays for the Norwich City. Jessica Olsson's age is known to be in the mid-thirties as of now.

  • Jessica Olsson has not been talked much when it comes to her career. She is the associate director of the Goss-Michael Foundation art gallery. This art fanatic works for the art gallery situated in Dallas.
  • The racial differences never mattered to Nowitzki, as he quickly became attracted to the beauty of Jessica. Moreover, both of them like art and sports, and that made made them coming closure. Nowitzki and his girlfriend Olsson made their first big public appearance on July 13, 2011, when they were on the red carpet at The ESPYS awards together.
    Nowitzki and Olsson got married in July 2012 with traditional wedding ceremonies in Germany and Kenya. In Kenya, they had a Kikuyu wedding. The bride wore a traditional Kikuyu garment while the groom was in a dark brown traditional outfit with orange hues. The couple took off on a honeymoon to the Carribean.

  • Dirk Nowitzki and his wife Jessica Olsson are currently living together and seem to be getting along pretty well together as of now. Jessica gave birth their first daughter in July 2013 and they have two more sons, born in March 2015 and November 2016. Though Nowitzki has considered acquiring U.S. citizenship, he remains a German national.
  • Jessica is a pretty looking beauty of mixed ethnicity. Though Drik Nowitzki's wife Jessica is of perfect height and her height matches the height of her 7 feet husband and they have a lot of things common together, they received a lot of comments on Twitter when he kissed her after winning an award during the televised show at their first public appearance. The Twitter chatter was not necessarily negative, but it was race-related. They live in the Billionaire's Row in the Dallas neighborhood and the house was purchased for a whopping $8 million dollars.



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Dirk Nowitzki And His Wife C Jessica C On Their Wedding Day On July C In Dallas C Texas Jpeg



Dirk Nowitzki And His Family
Dirk Nowitzki And His Family



Dirk Nowitzki And His Family
Dirk Nowitzki And His Family




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Dirk Nowitzki Jessica Olsson



Jessica Olsson
Jessica Olsson



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Jessica Olsson Pregnant



Jessica Olsson
Jessica Olsson



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NBA Baller Dirk Nowitzki And Kenyan Born Jessica Olsson Marry In Traditional Garb Png