Serena Williams is one of the greatest tennis players of all time, and that’s only one of the many cool things about her. There’s more Serena Williams facts worth knowing.
You may already be aware that she has won 308 grand slams and four Olympic gold medals (NBD). And unless you’ve been living off the grid for the past month, you probably also know she just had a baby girl with her husband and Reddit co-founder, Alex Ohanian.
But as amazing as Serena is as both a mother and a tennis player, she’s just an incredible all-around human being. So, in honor of the champion’s 36th birthday, here are 17 additional Serena Williams facts to brush up on.
Which makes her meet-cute with now-husband Alex Ohanian even cuter. (The couple reportedly met at the Hotel Cavalieri Hilton in Rome back in 2015.)
And she’s mom to an adorable Yorkshire terrier named Chip.
Which makes sense, considering she has her own OPI line.
“Queen Serena Jameka Williams” has a nice ring to it, no?
Suffice it to say, she got those 10,000 hours of practice in.
Serena and the rapper were reportedly dating at the time.
And purple’s favorite is Serena.
According to Venus and Serena Williams: A Biography.
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Plus, her non-profit, the Serena Williams Fund, has funded schools in Jamaica, Kenya, and Uganda.