Kobe Bryant Net Worth : $600 Million
|Date of Birth:||Aug 23, 1978 – Jan 26, 2020 (41 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Philadelphia|
|Height:||6 ft 5 in (1.98 m)|
|Profession:||Basketball player, Athlete|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
Kobe Bryant was born on August 23rd, 1978 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His father, Joe Bryant, was a former player for the Philadelphia 76ers. His parents named him after the famous beef of Kobe, Japan which they saw on a menu at a restaurant. When Kobe was six, Joe retired from the NBA and moved the family to Italy where he continued playing in a European league. Kobe learned to speak Italian fluently. During summers as a pre-teen, Kobe would return to the US to participate in basketball summer leagues. When Joe retired from playing altogether, the family moved back to Philadelphia where he attended Lower Merion High School.
Kobe excelled at basketball in high school where he lead his team to their first state championship in 53 years. He was quickly named Gatorade’s Men’s National Basketball player of the year and the USA Today’s All USA first team player. His SAT score was high enough to get him into many colleges with a scholarship but Kobe opted to go straight to the pros. Kobe is the youngest played in history to be drafted into the NBA.
What was Kobe Bryant’s net worth?
Kobe Bryant was an American professional basketball player, producer, philanthropist and entrepreneur. At the time of his death, Kobe Bryan had a net worth of $600 million. Tragically, Kobe Bryant died on January 26, 2020, in a helicopter crash. Kobe Bryant was an 18X NBA All-Star, a 5X NBA Champion and 2X NBA Finals MVP.
Kobe was one of the highest-paid athletes in sports even in retirement. Kobe earned hundreds of millions of dollars from salary and endorsements during his lifetime. He made extremely wise business investments. At the time of his death, his equity stake in the drink BodyArmour was worth $200 million. He paid $6 million for the stake just six years earlier. In October 2021 Coca-Cola paid $5.6 billion to acquire 100% ownership of BodyArmour.
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