LeBron James’ Wife: Know all about Savannah James and how did the pair meet

Learn all about NBA superstar LeBron James’ wife Savannah James, and how they first crossed paths in high school.


LeBron James’ Wife: Know all about Savannah James and how did the pair meet

LeBron James and Savannah James (Image: FS)

LA Lakers superstar LeBron James is a dedicated family man, and it is evident what his family means to him. Athletes separating from their partners or cheating them has been very common in the sports world. However, LeBron has his family together and it wouldn’t have been possible if it wasn’t for his wife Savannah James’ support.

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Savannah James or Savannah Brinson as she was known before marriage is an entrepreneur and a philanthropist. She is the high school sweetheart of LeBron James and his life-long partner. They have been together since their high school days and have since been together.

LeBron and Savannah are the ultimate power couple in the NBA. Here’s what you need to know about LeBron James’ wife Savannah James.

Who is LeBron James’ Wife Savannah James?

NBA professional LeBron James is married to his longtime partner Savannah James. Together they have three children, Bronny, Bryce and Zhuri.

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Born Savannah Brinson, she is a successful entrepreneur and philanthropist. She has also worked extensively as an interior designer. Her juice and beverage brand in partnership with K+ Organics is among her many business ventures. Savannah James’ philanthropic work, especially for underprivileged girls and women, has been remarkable.

LeBron James and Svannah James with their three children
LeBron James and Svannah James with their three children (Via Instagram)

Above all, she is the most supportive partner to LeBron James and a caring mother to their three children. Savannah is often in attendance of the NBA superstar’s games with her children courtside.

Where is LeBron James’ wife Savannah James from?

Savannah James is originally from Akron, Ohio. Even LeBron James grew up in the same area but they did not meet until their high school days.

Savannah James
Savannah James (Via Instagram)

Savannah went to Buchtel High School there. Years after graduating from high school, Savannah decided to continue her higher studies at the University of Florida where she took a course in interior design.

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How old is Savannah James?

Savannah James is 37 years old as of 2024. She was born on August 27, 1986, in Ohio. Savannah is about 1 year and four months younger than LeBron James.

Savannah James
Savannah James (Via Instagram)

LeBron James was born December 30, 1984. The NBA superstar is now 39 years old, playing his 21st season in the league.

Where did LeBron James and Savannah James meet?

LeBron James first saw Savannah Brinson during a high-school football game. Savannah was the cheerleader for the rival school back then along with being a softball player.

LeBron invited her to his high-school basketball game in Akron where he was wildly popular. Savannah just took his number but didn’t come to the game.

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Savannah James and LeBron James
Savannah James and LeBron James (Via Instagram)

Later, she called LeBron and was again invited to the game by him. This time she went and that was the start of their beautiful relationship. 

For how many years are LeBron and Savannah James married?

LeBron and Savannah James have been together for well over two decades now. They originally exchanged vows in 2013 and have crossed ten years of married life together.

LeBron James and family
LeBron James and family (Via Instagram)

Even years after their marriage, the love between LeBron and Savannah continues to set examples of mutual respect and undying passion. Now they are raising their three children, while excelling in their respective careers.

When did LeBron and Savannah James get married?

After being together for more than a decade and having two kids, LeBron James and Savannah Brinson decided to put a ring on it. LeBron proposed to Savannah in 2011, to which she said yes. 

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LeBron and Savannah James’ wedding
LeBron and Savannah James wedding (Via Instagram)

In 2013, they tied the knot at Capella Chapel Grand Del Mar Hotel in the presence of family and friends. The event included celebrities such as LeBron’s NBA colleagues – Erik Spoelstra, Chris Bosh, Carmelo Anthony, Dwayne Wade, and Chris Paul. The event also saw Jay-Z and Beyonce perform.

How many kids do LeBron and Savannah James have?

LeBron and Savannah have three children. The couple dated since their high school days and were very much in love. Come the 2003 NBA draft, LeBron got into the NBA and Savannah finished her high school. But in her senior year, she found out that she was pregnant. At a time, when they were not even adults properly, they had a son to take care of.

Savannah James with her son Bronny James
Savannah James with her son Bronny James (Via Instagram)

The son was named LeBron James Jr. or Bronny, affectionately. Three years later, they welcomed their second child, Bryce Maximus, and in 2014, their 1st daughter Zhuri.

Bronny James now plays college basketball for the USC Trojans. Bryce and Zhuri are still in school.

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What does LeBron James’ wife Savannah James do for a living?

Savannah has been a successful entrepreneur while also having worked as an interior designer. In 2013, she opened her venture ‘The Juice Spot’, an organic juice and WiFi bar in Miami, Florida. She shut it down even after its success in 2016 as LeBron had moved to the Cleveland Cavaliers and travel was becoming an issue.

Savannah James
Savannah James (Via Instagram)

Having loved doing the juice business, she later ventured into another organic juice line. She partnered with K+ Organics in 2018, for their children-friendly sports drink line.

Savannah is also a skilled interior designer. She started her furniture line in 2018, called Home Court with the American Signature.

What is Savannah James’ net worth?

Savannah James has an estimated net worth of about $50 million in 2023. She has made her own fortune from her furniture line and brand endorsements.

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Savannah also actively helps with the LeBron James Family Foundation. The foundation has donated up to $41 million in scholarships to date to the University of Akron students. The Foundation’s biggest component has been the I Promise School, a public elementary school in James’ hometown of Akron.

Savannah James
Savannah James (Via Instagram)

In 2013, Savannah organized the ‘I Promise Makeover Event’, an event where prom dresses are distributed to underprivileged girls. Taking her thought of serving underprivileged girls one step ahead, Savannah also launched a mentorship program called Women of Our Future, in 2016. This program was started for high-school girls in Buchtel High School in Akron, her alma mater.

Savannah James’ Parents, Family & Background

Savannah was born to Jennifer Brinson and J.K. Brinson in Akron, Ohio. She has four siblings, Eric, Jerrold, Shannon, and Deidre. Her father, J.K. Brinson, was a businessman and her mother, Jennifer, was a nurse.

Savannah James
Savannah James (Via Instagram)

Savannah attended high school at Buchtel HS and later completed higher studies at the University of Florida. She is now married to NBA superstar LeBron James and they have three children.

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Savannah James’ Social Media 

Savannah James is quite active across social media platforms, especially Instagram. She often posts pictures and updates for her followers on special occasions, sharing sweet moments with LeBron and her children.

Savannah James
Savannah James (Via Instagram)

LeBron and Savannah had been going strong decades before their marriage and hopefully will go strong forever. The same can be said about their work for the community. Savannah is not just the wife of the biggest NBA star, she is a powerful woman who is making the world a better place.

FAQs

Q. Does LeBron James have a wife?

LeBron James is married to his long-time partner Savannah James.

Q. Are LeBron and Savannah married?

LeBron James and Savannah James married in 2013.

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Q. How old is LeBron James?

LeBron James is 39 years old.

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