Chris Paul Wife Jada Crawley: 5 Facts About Houston Rockets Point Guard’s Wife
Who is Chris Paul’s Wife?
In America, right now, if there is some player, who can be said to be at the apex of his career, then it is Chris Paul. He is among the most popular and appreciated and one of the highest paid players in NBA. Currently playing as the point guard for NBA team Houston Rockets, he has also been serving as the President of National Basketball Players Association since 2013. He is married to wife Jada Crawley, who is an American businesswoman.
Paul and Crawley met while they were attending Wake Forest University together, where Paul was a basketball player in the college’s team. They began dating while in college and got married after being in a relationship for a long time.
Personal Information about Chris Paul Wife Jada Crawley
Birthdate: February 16, 1984
Age: 38 years
Birthplace: North Carolina, United States
Short Bio of Jada Crawley
Born on February 16, 1984, Jada is now 34 years old. She was born in North Carolina. She attended Mount Tabor High School in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Further, she completed her degree at Wake Forest University.
Now, she is well established as a businesswoman and a philanthropist, but still, her main claim to fame is being the wife of Chris Paul. Chris has often said that Jada is his best friend, and they have two children together.
5 Facts You Need to Know about Jada Crawley
1. Chris and Jada have been together for 14 years
The couple has been together for longer than you can imagine. They have already been with each other for 14 years while they are just in their 30s. Now, the two are among the most adorable couples in America, the perfect example of an admirable “relationship goal” for others.
2. Both of them are North Carolina natives
Both Chris and Jada are North Carolina natives. Chris attended West Forsyth High School located in Clemmons, North Carolina while Jada attended Mount Tabor High School in Winston-Salem. They started dating when they were 18 while they were in college.
3. Chris loves Jada over basketball
In 2011, Chris said, “I love Jada and this will last much longer than my love of basketball”. He said that he had been with Jada before being a successful basketball player and would be with her even after he was gone from the game.
4. Their son was born before marriage
They gave birth to their first son, Christopher Emmanuel Paul, in May 2009. That was 2 years before their marriage. And yes, Christopher was lucky enough to attend his parents’ wedding.
5. Jada is actively involved in charities
Jada is not only a businesswoman but she also actively participates in charity events. The couple owns a charitable foundation called Chris Paul Family Foundation, which is aimed at helping level the playing field in sports, education, and life.
The foundation organizes a program called Jada Paul Prom Dress Giveaway, which is run by Jada. At this event, Jada collects beautiful prom dresses and pieces of jewelry and hand them over to poor children.
How did Chris Paul meet Jada Crawley?
Paul met his future wife at Wake Forest University. That is where both of them went to college. He used to play for the Demon Deacons while attending Wake Forest University. The started dating each other in college.
After being together for years, they finally decided to tie their knot in 2011. The wedding was celebrated at Ballantyne Hotel and Lodge in Charlotte, North Carolina. They have been blessed with two children, son Christopher, born in 2009 and daughter Camryn, born in 2012. The couple with their children resides in a Mediterranean-style mansion in Bel Air that was bought from Avril Lavigne for $8.5 million in 2012.
Earlier Relationships of Jada
No other relationships of Jada are known to the public.