Russell Wilson | Bio, Age, Wiki, Football, Net Worth (2020), Affair, Height |
Facts of Russell Carrington Wilson
|Full Name:||Russell Carrington Wilson|
|Age:||33 years 5 months|
|Birth Date:||November 29, 1988|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Leo, Aquarius|
|Birth Place:||Cincinnati, Ohio.|
|Father's Name:||Harrison Benjamin Wilson III|
|Mother's Name:||Tammy Wilson,|
|Husband / Wife Name:||Ciara|
|Height / How tall? :||5 feet 11 inches (1.80m)|
|Net Worth:||$120 million|
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Russell Wilson is an American football quarterback for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League (NFL).
- 1 What is Russell Wilson Famous For?
- 2 Russell Wilson: Age, Bio, Parents, Family, Siblings, Childhood, Ethnicity
- 3 Education
- 4 Did You Know?
- 5 All about Russell Wilson’s Career
- 6 Russell Wilson: Net Worth
- 7 Is Russell Wilson married? Wife, Children, Marriage
- 8 Height, Weight, Eye Color
- 9 Is Russell Wilson active on social media?
What is Russell Wilson Famous For?
- Is an American football quarterback
Russell Wilson: Age, Bio, Parents, Family, Siblings, Childhood, Ethnicity
Wilson was born to his parents as Russell Carrington Wilson on 29th November 1988, at Cincinnati, Ohio. He is 32 years old as of 2020. He is the son of Harrison Benjamin Wilson III, a lawyer, and Tammy Wilson, a legal nurse consultant.
Wilson has an elder brother, Harrison IV, and a younger sister, Anna. His two siblings are also into sports. His sister plays basketball for Stanford while his brother played college football and baseball at the University of Richmond.
Russell’s father was a sportsman who played baseball and football at Dartmouth but ended up practicing law. He died in 2010 after a long battle with diabetes.
Wilson attended The Collegiate School, a preparatory school in Richmond, Virginia. While there he served as class president and as a member of both the basketball and baseball teams. As a junior in 2005, Wilson threw for 3,287 yards and 40 touchdowns.
After high school graduation, he went on to North Carolina State University where he completed his baccalaureate in communications. Seemingly not satisfied with that, Wilson went on to earn his Masters in Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Did You Know?
All about Russell Wilson’s Career
Wilson began playing professional baseball after being drafted by the Colorado Rockies in the fourth round (140th pick overall) of the 2010 MLB draft on June 8, 2010. That summer Wilson played 32 games as a second baseman for the Tri-City Dust Devils, the Class A Short Season affiliate of the Rockies in the Northwest League. He finished the season with two home runs, 11 RBIs, and a .230 batting average.
Russell made an announcement that he was going to begin baseball training at the Colorado Rockies association. He later expressed a desire to be drafted into the NFL and his head coach Obrien and staff searched for scouts who will invite him into the 2011 scouting combine but to no avail.
Likewise, he was later released from a university scholarship having one year left, and was made a free agent. Russell later transferred to the Wisconsin Badgers, where he spent his 2011 and 2012 seasons. Moreover, he got selected by the Seattle Seahawks in the 75th overall pick of the NFL in the 6th round. He signed a $ 2.2 million four-year contract with the Seahawks.
Russell made his debut on September 9, 2012, in the game against the Arizona Cardinals which ended in a 20-16 loss. He had 18 completions for 34 passing attempts for 153 yards, 1 passing touchdown, and 1 inception. Russell earned the Pepsi NFL Rookie of the year due to a Stellar week 10 performance in his victory game against New York Giants.
Also, in July 2015 the Seahawks renewed his contract with Russell when they awarded $87.6 million four years contract making him one of the highest-paid quarterback players in NFL history.
Russell Wilson: Net Worth
Russell’s net worth is currently estimated at $120 million USD. His net worth is boosted by various endorsement deals and business ventures. Some of Russell’s endorsement deals since joining the Seahawks in 2012 include Levi’s, American Family Insurance, Pepsi, Nike, Alaska Airlines, Microsoft, Bose, Lawson Automotive Group, Duracell, United Way, and Bose.
During his first 3 seasons, Wilson earned a salary of $2 million. In the 2015 summer, the Seattle Seahawks rewarded him with a four-year contract extension worth $87.6 million which included a $31 million signing bonus.
In 2019 he was set to make $17 million. As per the new contract. It is not yet clear how much money he will be making.
Is Russell Wilson married? Wife, Children, Marriage
Wilson is married to his American R&B singer wife, Ciara. The two began dating in early 2015 and announced their engagement on March 11, 2016. They got married on July 6, 2016, at the Peckforton Castle in Cheshire, England. Also, the couple has one child; a daughter, Sienna Princess Wilson who was born on April 28, 2017. They also have two Great Danes, Prince, and Naomi.
Before, Wilson was married to Ashton Meem. They started dating while they were both high school students. They later married in January 2012 and divorced in April 2014.
Height, Weight, Eye Color
He has a height of 5 ft. 11 inches and weighs 98 kg. Also, he has black hair and black eyes.
He has around 4.8 million followers on Instagram, around 5.5M followers on Twitter, and around 2.2M followers on Facebook.