Know about the married life and past relationships of Dwayne Wade and actress Gabrielle Union

News by Clarence Published on 22 Jan,2017 Updated on 22 Jan,2017

Dwayne Wade is an American basketball player who plays for the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association. He is among the most well-known and popular players in the league. He was also named the 2006 NBA Finals MVP.

Gabrielle Union is an American actress best known for her roles in the movies The Brothers, Deliver Us from Eva, Daddy’s Little Girls etc. She has also appeared in various other movies and television series.

Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union’s married life and past relationships

Dwyane Wade and the Gabrielle Union are happily married couples. They got into the marital relationship on 30th August 2014 and have already celebrated their second marriage anniversary. The wedding took place in Miami. The couple started dating each other in 2009 and was engaged to each other in December 2013.

Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union


Wade was previously married to Siohvaughn Funches in 2002. He has two sons, Zaire Blessing Dwyane and Zion Malachi Airamis from her. He filed a divorce with her in 2007 and was granted in 2010. When Wade split up with Union for some period, he got into an affair with a longtime friend, Aja Metoyer and also has a son, Xavier Zechariah. Besides these, there are lots of other rumors about his affairs.

Union had many affairs in her past life. She dated former NBA player, Jason Kidd and broke up later. She was married to NFL player, Chris Howard on 5th May 2001 but divorced in October 2005. She had been into many relationships in her early age. There is no any rumor about her extra affair at present.

Short bio about the couple

Dwyane Wade was born to Jolinda and Dwyane Wade Sr. on the South side of Chicago, Illinois. He had a very rough childhood and witnessed many criminal activities. Wade joined Harold L. Richards High School in Oak Lawn and started to play basketball. He later went on to become the star player of his high school. He played College basketball for Tom Crean at Marquette University and started his NBA career from Miami Heat.

Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union wedding 

Gabrielle Union was born to Teresa, a phone company manager and social worker, and the Sylvester E. Union, a business executive, and military sergeant. She spent her childhood in Pleasanton, California. She was admitted to the University of Nebraska and was later transferred to Cuesta College. She has received a degree in sociology from UCLA.