February 04, 2023

Russell Westbrook (Basketball) Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Wiki & More

Updated On : October 24, 2021

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Short Biography

Russell Westbrook was born on 12-11-1988 in Long Beach in the state of California, United States. He is an American Basketball Player who played for teams of the NBA (National Basketball Association) like Oklahoma City Thunder, Houston Rockets & Washington Wizards. Presently, he is playing for Los Angeles Lakers.

Other Name: Russell Westbrook III, Beastbrook

Russell Westbrook Complete Bio & Career

Russell Westbrook who is famously known by his nickname ‘Beastbrook’ is arguably one of the best American Basketball players. He is as of now one of Basketball’s best amiable superstars. 
Russell’s tricks and style of play on the court is one that speaks of the astounding and the result of combining hard work with talent. After being picked in the NBA draft in 2008, he has never looked back since then. From 2008 to 2019, he played for Oklahoma City Thunder. He was traded to Houston Rockets in 2019. He was called Triple-Double machine as he constantly racked up triple-double for Oklahoma City Thunders. For his glorious career, he has won various accolades. He won NBA MVP in 2017 and was named in NBA All-Star Team on 8 occasions thus far. He was also a part of the American Basketball team that won the Gold Medal in the 2012 London Olympics.
Beyond basketball, he is known for his colourful outfits and finally launched his own clothing line with a company named True Religion. He has also started a foundation called Russell Westbrook Why Not? Foundation in the year 2012. Through this foundation, he provides education and has also started family service programs. A true star on and off the court, he has garnered a massive fan following not just in the US but all across the globe.
In 2020, he joined the Washington Wizards basketball team and made his Washington Wizards debut on 23-12-2020 against the Philadelphia 76ers basketball team. 
On 06-08-2021, he joined the Los Angeles Lakers which is his 4th basketball team in 3 years. He made Los Angeles Lakers debut on 19-10-2021 against the Golden State Warriors.

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Russell Westbrook Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Russell Westbrook and Shannon Horton. He has a younger brother named Raynard Westbrook. He married his longtime girlfriend Nina Earl on 29-08-2015. The couple together has a son named Noah Russell Westbrook and two twin daughters named Jordyn Westbrook and Skye Westbrook. Puppeteer Michael Earl was his father-in-law who died on 23-12-2015.

Russell Westbrook (Basketball) Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Wiki & More
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Body Measurements

Chest Size 42
Biceps Size 16
Waist Size 32
Skin Colour Black
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Long Beach, California
Nationality American
Address Long Beach, California, US
School Leuzinger High School, Lawndale, California
College University of California, Los Angeles
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Travelling and Driving
Marital Status Married
Debut NBA - October 29, 2009
Salary N/A
Net Worth $180 Million
Official Website N/A


Car Collections Lamborghini Aventador


Favorite Color White
Favorite Player Magic Johnson
Favorite Sport Basketball
Favorite Movie Blue Chips (1994)
Favorite Food Hamburger and fries

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Russell Westbrook

  • Westbrook was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team after averaging more than 15 points per game in his first season.
  • Westbrook wore number 0 throughout his career at UCLA.
  • He has suffered from knee problem throughout his career and has had 2 knee surgeries as well.
  • He played 394 games consecutively before undergoing knee surgery in 2013.
  • His wife Nina Earl was his college sweetheart and the couple tied knots after dating each other for 4 years.
  • He is often criticized for his Inconsistent shooting ability (3-point shooting mostly).
  • He was inspired by Magic Johnson and he was the reason why he took up Basketball.

Russell Westbrook Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

34 years, 2months, 23 days old age Russell Westbrook will turn 35 on 12 November, 2023. Only 9 months, 7 days, 17 hours,58 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Russell Westbrook has celebrated the total number of 35 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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