Jeannine Russell is the wife of Bill Russell who was present at his side during his death. The couple kept their marriage private and also shared no children. On July 31, 2022, Bill Russell was confirmed dead. The announcement came after the news was announced on Bill’s official social media profile. As soon as the information was shared, fans and ordinary people began to show their reactions by giving their condolences to the children, wife and friends.
Jeannine Russell Early Life
Jeannine Russell was born on January 31, 1967 and grew up in Ontario, Canada. According to sources, Jeannine was associated with sports during her childhood, as she was the well-known golfer of her time and, like Bill Russell, she won many competitions over the years. She finished 64th on the Canadian Women Tour in British Columbia and 19th on the Canadian Women Tour in Ontario in 2010. In addition, she was named “Player of the Year” in one of her 2010 competitions.
Jeannine Russell was married to Bill Russell before his death. Although the couple have posted many photos together on their social media platform, they have kept the details of their marriage private. It is not known how and when the couple met and how they approached the wedding vows. However, one thing is known: the couple recently renewed their marriage on January 24, 2022 while sharing the images of the NBA player on social networks. While posting some photos together and remembering their wedding anniversary, the NBA player wrote:
“Happy 1 year vow renewal anniversary to my wonderful wife. Today we realized that we got married on the 8th and we renewed our vows on the 24th”.
However, another post later came after a few days where Russell’s partner claimed it was not the correct date.
Biography of Jeannine Russell
|Real name||jeannine russell|
|Birthdate||January 31, 1967|
|Age (as of 2022)||55 years|
|place of birth||ontario, canada|
|Height||in feet inches – 5′ 4” – in centimeters – 163 cm|
|Weight||in kilograms – 61 kg – in pounds – 134 lbs|
|Who was her husband?||bill russell|
bill russell’s wife
Bill was married four times and divorced three times. Previously, he was married to Rose Swisher (1956–1973), Dorothy Anstett (1977–1980), and Marilyn Nault (1996–2009). Bill and Jeannine had no children during the period of their marriage. However, the NBA player was having three children, all from his previous marriages. He had three children named Jacob Russell, William Russell Jr. and Karen Russell. All three children were born to Bill Russell from his first marriage. Bill, who was 88 years old at the time of his death, was survived by his close friends and his fourth wife, Jeannine Russell.
The couple is supposed to have married on January 8, 2020. Bill’s first wife was his college sweetheart, but the marriage did not work out for them and after having three children, the couple divorced in 1973. Bill Russell, Karen, was born in 1962 and is most recently known as a legal and political analyst, a graduate student at Georgetown University and Harvard Law School. Bill’s second son, named William Jr, was born in 1957. He passed away in 2016 after battling hard with cancer and its symptoms. Bill’s third child, named Jacob, was born in 1959 and is known to live happily with his little married life or extended family.
Jeannine Russell Net Worth
There is no information about Jeannine Russell’s working life except that she was a golfer during her childhood and won many competitions along with the title of “player of the year”. However, Bill Russell and her family were supportive of her, including puppies and dogs, as evidenced by Bill’s social media. At the time of Bill’s death, she had a net worth of around $10 million. She covered a long career of 13 years in the NBA and won 11 championships.