Natalia Bryant Biography
Natalia Diamante Bryant is a young American volleyball player. She is prominent as the eldest daughter of respected former NBA superstar Kobe Bryant and mother Vanessa Bryant.
Natalia’s Wiki: Age, Birthday
Natalia was born on 19 January 2003 in Los Angeles, California. She attended the Sage Hill High School in her hometown.
Natalia was good at sports from an early age. She was a junior middle hitter for her high school team.
Natalia is the eldest among four daughters of her parents: Vanessa Bryant and late NBA player Kobe Bryant. Her siblings are named Bianka, Gianna, and Capri.
She lost her father and sister Gianna- also known as Gigi- in a helicopter crash on 26 January 2020.
According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, nine people were killed in the crash including Natalia’s father Kobe Bryant, and sister Gianna.
The helicopter was reportedly heading towards Bryant’s Mamba Sports Academy near Thousand Oaks. The crash occurred about 30 miles northwest of downtown Los Angeles.
The Los Angeles Times reported that the whole of LA mourned the horrific death of Kobe Bryant and other departed souls on 26 January 2020.
Kobe Bryant’s Wiki
The American professional basketball player Kobe was born on 23 August 1978. He was the son of Joe Bryant- also a former NBA player and the coach of Los Angeles Sparks.
Kobe had graduated high school with the class of ’96 from Lower Merion High School, Ardmore, PA.
Kobe joined the NBA from his high school and won five NBA Championship in his career: He remained an NBA All-Star in 1998, 2000, 2001, and 2002. Further, he has titled the NBA Most Valuable Player (MVP) in 2008. During his career of over twenty years in the NBA, Kobe played as a shooting guard for the Los Angeles Lakers.
Additionally, he won the 2001 and 2002 Teens Choice Award for Favorite Male Athlete.