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Serena Williams

Tennis superstar Serena Williams was born on September 26, 1981 in Saginaw, Michigan to mother Oracene Price and father Richard Williams, a tennis coach. Williams comes from a large family. Besides her sister Venus, who is also a pro tennis player, she has sisters Isha Price and Lyndrea Price and brothers Richard Williams III, Dylan Starr Williams, and Ronner Williams. Her older half-sister, Yetunde Price, was murdered on September 14, 2003. She has won all four Grand Slam tennis tournaments and multiple Olympic gold medals. Off the court, Williams is passionate about fashion. She has her own clothing line and enrolled in classes at the Palm Beach Nail School to become a licensed nail technician. Williams married Reddit founder Alexis Ohanian on November 16, 2017 in New Orleans. The couple welcomed daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. on September 1, 2017. To learn more about Williams, watch the documentaries “Serena” and “Venus and Serena.”

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