|Real Name/Full Name||Wardell Stephen “Steph” Curry II|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Stephen Curry|
|Birth Place:||Akron, Ohio|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||14 March 1988|
|Age/How Old:||34 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 191 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 26″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 86 Kg
In Pounds – 189 lbs
|Hair Color:||Light brown|
|Parents Name:||Father –Wardell Stephen “Dell” Curry I
Mother – Sonya Alicia Curry
|Siblings:||Sydel Curry and Seth Curry|
|School:||Charlotte Christian School|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Ayesha Disa Curry|
|Kids/Children Name:||Riley, Ryan & Canon|
|Profession:||American professional basketball player|
|Net Worth:||$150 Million|
|Last Updated:||December 2022|
The success of any career highly depends on your passion and how much time you sacrifice in building it. However, there are others that majorly depend on one once talent and gifting, and this majorly appear in sports. Being a successful basketball player takes both talent and hard work and Stephen Curry has proven this.
Stephen is a great American professional basketball player and he plays for the Golden State Warriors which is part of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Many players and analysts call Stephen the greatest shooter in the history of the NBA. Due to his inspiration to other players to use the three-point shot, he has been credited with revolutionizing the basketball game.
He has won the NBA All-Star title seven times now and he has also won the NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP) title twice in his career. Together with his team the Warriors, they have won the NBA championship thrice.
Well, how well do you know about Stephen Curry? If not much, here is what we know about Stephen Curry to date.
Biography and Early Life
Stephen Curry came to planet earth on the 14th of March in 1988 and upon his birth, his parents named him Wardell Stephen “Steph” Curry II. He was born to Sonya Curry and Dell Curry in Akron, Ohio in the United of America and this is what gave him American citizenship. Stephen was born at Summa Akron City Hospital where three years before his birth had recorded the birth of LeBron James who today is also a successful American basketball player.
Stephen is not the only one to have played basketball in the family as his father Dell Curry was also a professional basketball player who played with Cleveland Cavaliers. His brother Seth Curry who is younger than him is also a basketball player. His sister Sydel was also a volleyball player at Elon University.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Stephen Curry in 2022 and what is his height and weight? Well, Stephen Curry’s age is 34 years old as of today’s date 7th December 2022 having been born on 14 March 1988. Though, he is 6′ 26″ in feet and inches and 191 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 189 lbs in Pound and 86kg in Kilograms.
The life story of Stephen Curry is made up of his career in basketball including his school life. This is because he developed an interest in basketball at a very young age. Stephen was born in Akron, Ohio but was raised in Charlotte, North Carolina as that is where his father’s team Charlotte Hornets spent much of their time. As a father and a mentor, he often took his sons Curry and Seth to his games and during warm-ups, they would shoot with the Hornets.
After joining the Raptors, which is the last time he played for, Dell moved to Toronto with his family. Curry joined Queensway Christian College and played for their team before moving to Charlotte Christian School after the family relocated back to Charlotte. For his college basketball, he joined Davidson College and played for his team although he had wished to play for Virginia Tech.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Curry is Christian and is very outspoken about his faith. On the 30th of July in 2011, Curry married Ayesha Alexander who is a Toronto native and had been his girlfriend for a long time. their wedding was held in Charlotte. The two lovebirds have been blessed with three kids namely; Riley who was born in 2012, Ryan was born in 2015, and their son Canon was born in 2018. In July 2019, Curry bought a home for his family at $31 million in Atherton, California.
Is Stephen Curry Gay?
Stephen is definitely not gay. Apart from being a married man and a father of three, he is also a devout Christian, and being gay is against his belief and Christian practice.
Stephen has a long story when it comes to his career as he started it at a very young age. Since his father was his role model, he wanted to play for Virginia Tech like him but when they failed to show him much interest, he decided to play for Davidson College. After playing college basketball for three years, he joined the Southern Conference as a freshman. He also played for the Southern Conference during his sophomore years.
He played against Loyola when he was still in college but unfortunately, he didn’t win any point for his team. He also missed his first game at the age of 21 after sustaining an ankle injury. He however didn’t go back for his senior year. Instead, he started NBA career with the Golden State Warriors during the 7th overall pick and plays for the team to date.
Stephen is celebrated for his expertise in the game and has played in many games and won many champions for the different teams he has played for. He has also won awards. 3 times NBA championship, NBA Most Valuable player two times, and 6 times All-NBA selection.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Stephen Curry in ’2022’
It is not just titles that Stephen has been able to take home, but he has also earned a fortune in the process. As at now, he is paid a salary of $70 million. This has gradually accumulated giving him a net worth of $150 million as of 2022.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Stephen is known for pounding his heart and pointing up when playing which he said he does that as a reminder he has a heart for God and he plays for him. He also said that people should know he is who he is because of God and for God.
Although Stephen learned basketball from his father, he has also worked very hard to develop his own career. Today, he is not known as a son of a former basketball player but as a successful basketball player.