|Date of Birth:||1979 March 10|
|Age:||39 years old|
|occupation||Model, Wife of Michael Jordan|
|spouse||Michael Jordan (m. 2013)|
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Yvette Prieto is a Cuban-American model, who has done many modeling assignments and even posed for the most successful fashion designer, Alexander Wang. Moreover, she is well known as a wife of NBA legend, Michael Jordan.
Yvette Prieto was born on March 1979 in Cuba. She is the daughter of Maria Prieto and Carlos Prieto. She studied business management in college and started working at her father’s business. She was keenly interested in modeling from her early age.
After her graduation, she started to work in her father's business and after working for a while, she understood that this job did not give her much pleasure and chose to quit it in favor of pursuing her career in the show business.
Young, beautiful, and talented, Prieto started taking up modeling assignments and soon able to establish herself as a much sought-after model. Moreover, she has worked with several famous brands and designers.
Furthermore, she has especially worked for the renowned fashion designer Alexander Wang, who is also the former creative director of Balenciaga. Besides that, she also appeared as herself in the TV Series Documentary ‘Cuba: An Island Apart.’
Yvette Prieto was in a relationship with a model, Julio Iglesias, Jr. But the couple could not continue their relationship, and they separated.
Then, she met basketball player, Michael Jordan while dancing at a club in 2008. Jordan was a divorcee at that time. He has three children two sons, Jeffrey Michael and Marcus James, and a daughter, Jasmine with former wife, Juanita Vanoy.
The couple started dating soon after, despite the fact that Jordan was several years senior to Prieto. In 2011, Jordan proposed marriage to Yvette and after two years the couple got married. They wedded in 2013 in a lavish ceremony at Bethesda-by-the-Sea Episcopal Church. The marriage was a star-studded one with famous singers Usher and Robin Thicke performing at the reception.
During her wedding day with Michael Jordan: Instagram
The couple welcomed identical twins, Victoria, and Ysabel in February 2014. Being a wife of sporting superstar, Prieto gained, even more, popularity and is today pretty well-known on social media channels as well.
Yvette is a famous among celebrity-fashion-watchers and gossip columnists. She does modeling occasionally and admired by fans, most of whom are fans of the basketball player. As of now, her estimated net worth has $1.5 million.