Serena Williams has nine siblings, including half-siblings. Her sister, Venus Williams, is her only full-blood sibling, since the two share the same mother and father.Continue Reading
Tennis stars Serena and Venus Williams are the only children of the union between Richard Williams and Oracene Price, who met in 1979. Venus was born in 1980 followed by Serena in 1981. Oracene Price had three daughters from her first marriage to Yusef Rasheed. Richard Williams had three sons and two daughters from his marriage to Betty Johnson. This leaves Serena and Venus with a total of eight half-siblings.
The eldest daughter of Oracene, Yetunde Price, was murdered in 2003. Prior to her death, Yetunde had served as a personal assistant to Serena and Venus. The parents of the Williams sisters both acted as coaches for their tennis-playing daughters.Learn more about Tennis
Serena Williams has posed in swimsuits in several magazines as the featured model on covers and inside pages. She appeared on the July 2013 cover of Essence magazine in a blue ombre one-piece suit and in the May 2014 issue of Fitness magazine wearing a copper colored cut-out one-piece suit.Full Answer >
As of June 2015, tennis player Serena Williams has won nine BET Awards and seven ESPY Awards. Williams has also received three awards from the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation.Full Answer >
Embarrassing tennis moments include Alize Cornet serving to the wrong side of the court and Serena Williams badly misjudging a lob, both of which occurred at the 2015 French Open. Other embarrassing moments include a ball boy tripping behind Maria Sharapova and Roger Federer's incorrect tweet about Lleyton Hewitt.Full Answer >
Famous female tennis players as of 2015 include Serena Williams, Venus Williams, Maria Sharapova and Victoria Azarenka. Other female tennis players that have achieved fame in the past are Margaret Court, Billie Jean King, Steffi Graf, Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova.Full Answer >