Shaunie O'Neal

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Shaunie O'Neal
BornVa’Shaundya Karlette Nelson
(1974-11-27) November 27, 1974 (age 39)
Wichita Falls, Texas, U.S.
OccupationTelevision personality, Executive Producer, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist
Years active2010–present
Known forBasketball Wives
Spouse(s)Shaquille O'Neal (m. 2002; div. 2011)
Children4
Website
Shaunie O'Neal Twitter
 
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Shaunie O'Neal
BornVa’Shaundya Karlette Nelson
(1974-11-27) November 27, 1974 (age 39)
Wichita Falls, Texas, U.S.
OccupationTelevision personality, Executive Producer, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist
Years active2010–present
Known forBasketball Wives
Spouse(s)Shaquille O'Neal (m. 2002; div. 2011)
Children4
Website
Shaunie O'Neal Twitter

Shaunie O'Neal (born Va’Shaundya Karlette Nelson; November 27, 1974 in Wichita Falls, Texas) She was raised in Los Angeles, California, US. She is the executive producer of VH-1’s reality TV series, Basketball Wives, and is the ex-wife of NBA center, Shaquille O’Neal.[1] Formerly a film marketer, O'Neal is, as of May 2012, a TV personality and producer, entrepreneur, philanthropist and mother of five children.[2]

Personal life[edit]

Shaunie and Shaquille O'Neal were married on December 26, 2002 at the Beverly Hills Hotel. Before and during[3] their marriage, the couple had four children: Shareef Rashaun, Amirah Sanaa, Shaquir Rashaun, and Me’arah Sanaa. Shaunie has a son, Myles, from a previous relationship, whilst Shaquille O'Neal has a daughter, Taahirah with his former girlfriend, Arnetta Yardbourgh. Shaquille and Shaunie O'Neal separated after five years of marriage on September 4, 2007, but reconciled shortly after. On November 9, 2010, Shaunie filed for divorce, citing "irreconcilable differences".[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Shaq and Shaunie wedding". BallerWives.com. Baller Wives. 3 November 2009. Retrieved 18 June 2012. 
  2. ^ Staff (2012). "Basketball Wives » Season 2 » Cast › Shaunie". VH1. Viacom International Inc. Retrieved 31 May 2012. 
  3. ^ Linda Trischitta (1 May 2006). "Shaquille O'Neal & Wife Have a Girl". People Mobile. Time Inc. Retrieved 31 May 2012. 
  4. ^ SARA HAMMEL (5 September 2007). "Shaquille O'Neal Files for Divorce". People. Time Inc. Retrieved 31 May 2012. 

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