As the former wife of NBA superstar, Michael Jordan, how much did the she receive as part of the divorce settlement? Due to the fact that it wasn’t until she started a relationship with NBA star Michael Jordan in the 80’s that she came under the limelight, not much is known about her early life.
Having said that, we know that she had always been a hardworking, and ambitious woman.
Finally in 2006, it was settled and the two went their separate ways. Born on June 13, 1959 in Illinois, Juanita Jordan (Birth Name: Juanita Vanoy) was raised in the city of Chicago with her five sisters.Another divorce was filed and the final decision of the lawyers was released on December 29, 2006.The lawyers stated that the divorce was mutually and amicably decided.They had first met at a restaurant in Chicago, in 1984 and married in Las Vegas, in 1989.The story goes that Michael Jordan proposed to Juanita, who had been a model and former executive secretary for the American Bar Association, in 1987 at Chicago’s popular Nick’s Fish Market.Jordan, 53, has 5 children, Marcus, 25, Jeffrey, 27, and Jasmine by his first wife, Juanita Vanoy, and 2-year-old twin girls, Ysabel and Victoria by his current wife, Yvette Prieto.