Jessica Olsson Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 31 Aug, 2021
Facts of Jessica Olsson
Birth Nation: Kenya
Name Jessica Olsson
Birth Name Jessica Olsson
Nationality Swedish
Birth Place/City Gävle, Sweden
Ethnicity Mix
Profession Soccer players
Net Worth Unknown
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Famous for Dirk Nowitzki's wife
Married Yes
Married to Dirk Nowitzki (m. 2012)
Children 3
Divorce N/A
Siblings Martin Olsson, Marcus Olsson
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Jessica Olsson, a Swedish-Kenyanian woman, is known for being the wife of the famous NBA player Dirk Nowitzki. She serves as the associate director of Dallas’ Goss-Michael Foundation Art Gallery. Olsson met German-born NBA player Dirk Nowitzki at a charity event organized for the Sports for Education and Economic Development (SEED) project. During that time, she was working at a Dallas Art Gallery. They engaged after two years of relationship. The two are blessed with three children.   

Who Is Jessica Olsson's Brother? 

Jessica Olsson is the wife of the German-born NBA player Dirk Nowitzki She is known to be of mixed ethnicity as her mother is Kenyan while her father is Swedish. She is of Swedish nationality. 

Jessica Olsson was born to a Swedish father and a Kenyan mother in Kenya. She is the first of three to her parents, she has twin brothers, Marcus Olsson, and Martin Olsson who are both well-known soccer players.

Her brother Marcus plays for the Blackburn Rovers while her brother Martin plays for Norwich City. Jessica Olsson’s age is known to be in the mid-thirties as of now.

Jessica Olsson's Career

Jessica Olsson has made her name for being the sister of two well-known soccer players as well as the wife of the NBA Superstar Dirk. She has not been talked about widely when it comes to her career.

Olsson is the associate director of the Goss-Michael Foundation art gallery. This art fanatic works for the art gallery situated in Dallas.

What Is Jessica Olsson's Net Worth? 

Jessica Olsson is certainly doing well in her career but it's her husband who has been earning a considerable amount of money. Her husband Dirk has a net worth of $140 million with his annual salary being in the range of $22.7 million as per Celebrity net worth, in 2020. 

This Dallas Mavericks forward has earned a huge amount of money mainly from his triumphant NBA career. His endorsement deal with a number of brands and known companies are the major driving forces in the journey to his massive wealth. There is also no doubt that his family is also financially pretty stable.

In 2011, the player made $80 million from the tremendous contract with Dallas Mavericks.  In 2013, he was paid around $23 million from the Mavericks.  

Where He Lives? 

Drik Nowitzki lives in the Billionaire’s Row in the Dallas neighborhood along with his wife and kids. He purchased the house for a whopping $8 million dollars.  

Jessica Olsson's Married, Husband, Kids, Family

Jessica Olsson is married to Dirk Nowitzki for a long time now.  Olsson met her future husband in 2010 in Scotland when both of them were on a vacation. Sparks flew between them and they instantly started dating.

Olsson's said about their love:

She likes art, she likes sports. Her brothers both played soccer. She grew up around sports. We both love tennis and we love to travel. We both love kids and family.”

After a two-year courtship, they decided to take it further and got engaged. The couple wedded on the 20th of July, 2012. They organized their wedding ceremony at the Dallas area home of Dirk, situated in Preston Hollow, Tex.

The couple took off on a honeymoon to the Carribean and the relationship seems to be getting along pretty well as of now.

How Many Do They Have Children? 

Jessica Olsson is the mother of three children. They welcomed their first child, a daughter named Malaika in July 2013. After two years, they gave birth to their second child and first son Max Nowitzki. In 2016, they welcomed their second son Morris Nowitzki.  The couple often goes out for beautiful vacations with their children. They have been together since 2012 and sharing a wonderful married life since then with no conflict. 

Who Is Her Spouse? 

Her husband is a German professional basketball player who last played for the forward position for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is also a member of the German Basketball national team.

He is an alumnus of Rontgen Gymnasium and the DJK Wurzburg basketball club, he was chosen as the ninth pick in the 1998 NBA draft by the Milwaukee Bucks and was immediately traded to Mavericks, where he has played since.

He is considered one of the greatest power forwards of all time. He had season-ending ankle surgery in April 2017 after appearing in 77 of the first 78 games.

Nowitzki also plays for the German National Basketball team. He has been playing for the German national team since 1997. He has appeared in various tournaments representing the German. He has also won a dozen awards and honors due to his performances.


Jessica Olsson's Age And Other Facts

  • Jessica Olsson is a pretty-looking beauty of mixed ethnicity.
  • Height: she stands at a height of 5 feet 1 inch.
  • Weight: 57 kg
  • Nationality: Swedish 
  • Ethnicity: Mixed Ethical Background 
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown 
  • Body Measurements: She has a slim body with measurements of 35-25-36 inches. 
  • Bra Size: 33B
  • Shoe Size: 8(US)
  • During his childhood days, he was taught to speak German and Swedish.