|Real Name/Full Name||Stephen Douglas Kerr|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Steve Kerr|
|Birth Place:||Beirut, Lebanon|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||27 September 1965|
|Age/How Old:||57 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres –190.5 cm
In Feet and Inches –6’3”
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 79Kg
In Pounds – 175 lbs
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Parents Name:||Father – Malcom H. Kerr
Mother – Ann(Zwicker)
|Siblings:||Andrew Kerr, Susan Kerr, John Kerr|
|School:||Palisades Charter, Los Angeles|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Margot Kerr (m. 1990)|
|Kids/Children Name:||Nick Kerr, Madeleine Kerr, Matthew Kerr|
|Profession:||Former Basketball player, coach|
|Net Worth:||$20 million|
|Last Updated:||February 2023|
Steve Kerr is a former American Basketball player who later became a successful coach of the Golden State Warriors team of the National Basketball Association—being the 8th times National Basketball champion five times for himself and three times a coach. His career stats are high, with the highest three-point goal percentage.
Well, how well do you know about Steve Kerr? If not much, here is what we know about Steve Kerr to date.
Biography and Early Life
Steve Kerr was born on 27th September 1965 in Beirut to an academic professional who was an expert in the Middle East named Malcolm H. Kerr and his wife, Ann Kerr. Steve spent the maximum of his childhood in Middle East countries, sorting its culture and ethics. His childhood memory does not seem to be like the cherry on the top. His father was assassinated in 1984 by Muslim jihadists named Shia Lebanese Militia, who ruthlessly short down the man while he was serving at the American University of Beirut.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Steve Kerr in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Steve Kerr’s age is 57 years old as of today’s date 6th February 2023 having been born on 27 September 1965. Though, he is 6’3” in feet and inches and 190.5 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 175 lbs in Pound and 79kg in Kilograms.
He completed his Bachelors of General Studies from the University of Arizona in 1988, and he laid stress on the subjects like history, sociology, and English.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Steve Karr fell in love during his college day with his college mate Margot. They got married in 1990 and are blessed with three loving kids named Nick, Maddy, and Matthew’s younger one. Though Steve is very private about his personal life, it known from his fans that he is very fun loving and kind as a person.
Is Steve Kerr Gay?
No, Steve Kerr is not gay. He is a straight man, entirely in love with his wife. Both of them have been together since their college days, and he is also the father of three lovely and beautiful kids.
Steve’s basketball career started from his college days at the University of Arizona from 1983 to 1988. In 1986, he was named for the FIBA World Championship for the USA basketball team. During the NCAA Division I basketball tournament, he was the master player to make wildcats reach the final four setting an NCAA record of 3 point percentage. During the 1988 NBA Draft, he was nominated by the Phoenix Suns. He had a long term career with the Chicago Bulls. In 1997 Kerr played a significant role in the Bull’s Championship in the NBA Finals, scoring 3 point shootouts for himself.
In 1999 Kerr signed a deal with Bulls by San Antonio Spurs. In 1999 the Spurs won the NBA trophy. He was making Kerr the player to win the NBA Trophy two times with different teams. During 2001 Kerr played with the Poland Trail Blazers but again in 2002, he came back to the Spurs playing several 75 matches, and the spurs also won the NBA Championship.
After retiring from his Basketball career in 2014, he bounced back as the head coach of the Golden State Warrior is a successfully leading the team to triumph and victory during the 2014-2015 seasons. Kerr is the first coach, to begin with, a 19-2 record, and at the end of 2014, Kerr became the first NBA rookie coach to lift a win of 21 out of 23 matches. Under Kerr’s guidance, the Warriors won against the New Orleans Pelicans for the first time since the 1975 NBA finals.
Following are the awards and achievements of Steve Kerr:
- NBA Champion (1996-1999,2003)
- NBA Three-Point Contestant Champion 1997
- NABC in the year 1988
- NBA Coach of the Year Award 2016
- Best Coach/ Manager ESPY Award
Net Worth, Salary & Earings of Steve Kerr in 2023
Steve Kerr has an estimated net worth of $20 million as of 2023. All his assets are from his basketball career and also his coaching career. In both of his career, he was successful and earned a lot. He has also been engaged in endorsements from time to time.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Steve got motivated for his game after the Islamic Jihadis murdered his father. In 1988, he faced the match against Arizona. Despite derogatory comments from fans, he gave a massive win to his team.
- His children are also into sports and are well known in their field like Maddie Kerr is a volleyball player, Nick Kerr continuing his dad’s legacy.
- Actress Julie Davenport Happens to be a perfect friend of Steve.
- He also worked as a broadcast analyst for Turner Network Television.
- He had been a critic of the policies of US former president Donald Trump.
- Kerr is an ardent follower of soccer and is a diehard follower of the Liverpool Fan Club.
No doubt Steve Kerr is one of the best basketball coaches of all time. He has all the qualities of making adjustments on the flow, creating the best ambiance for his team players. He skillfully imbibes the championship nature within the team as he had been a player himself, being able to recreate and understand the game situation better. He is the best orator who can motivate someone with his goals and visions, bringing the best out of it.