Yvette Prieto Biography

Yvette Prieto is a Cuba-born model and is famous for being the second wife of basketball legend Michael Jordan. Yvette and Michael met after Michael divorced his first wife, Juanita Vanoy, and they dated for a while before they decided to get married. Yvette is not known as much as a celebrity besides being the wife of Jordan. You can mainly see them together attending various events and galas. She is often in his presence and Michael likes having her around and taking her to events which he goes to.

Yvette started her professional career in Cuba. But after becoming popular there, she moved to the US to seek her fortune there. Her modeling work included during various ads and commercials. Her biggest achievement to date is working with Alexander Wang for whom she modeled for quite a while. She has done a lot of bikini commercials and played in many ads where she wore the brand.


Yvette Prieto

Michael Jordan is considered the greatest basketball player who ever lived. He is a Hall-of-Famer and a six-time NBA champion. He has won all of his medals with the Chicago Bulls and has done it on two separate occasions where he won three in a row and then retired and came back to win another three championships in a row. He has come back one more time in his later years and played a few seasons for the Washington Wizards, but he did not manage any achievements there. He is currently the owner of the Charlotte Bobcats.

Yvette Prieto Net Worth and Salary

Yvette Prieto is certainly well off form her work as a model. She has done a lot of TV spots and commercials and did pretty well for herself. Her salary is pretty nice, but her earnings cannot be compared with that of her famous husband. Michael Jordan is worth about 640 million dollars, as his net worth is set. But when he married Yvette Prieto they decided on signing a prenuptial agreement. With his first marriage with Juanita Vanoy, Michael made a mistake and decided not to sing a preen up, which ended in a very big settlement for Juanita after their divorce. Even though Michael trusts Yvette and they love each other very much, both he and she have decided on this together.

Yvette Prieto Husband and Family


Yvette Prieto and Michael Jordan married in 2013

Yvette Prieto is married to NBA legend and Hall-of-Famer Michael Jordan. They first met when they were at a club in Miami. Michael was there while Yvette was dancing on the dance floor. She caught his attention and she went to talk to her. After meeting they officially stated dating in 2009, which was a year after Michael’s divorce with his first wife. They went on dating for quite a while and decided to finally get married in 2013. Only a year later Yvette gave birth to their children as they had twins. Michael and Yvette have two daughters, Ysabel and Victoria, and they were born in February 2014. Yvette has also accepted Michael’s three kids from his previous marriage and they considered her as their step-mom.

Yvette has never been married before and also never devorced. She does not have any kids from prior relationships which she has had a ton of. One of the more notable relationships which she had was with Julio Iglesias Jr, the brother to singer Enrique Iglesias and son to Julio Iglesias Sr. They have dated a while when Yvette came from Cuba but did not go on to have anything more serious except being boyfriend and girlfriend.


Yvette Prieto and her ex-boyfriend Julio Iglesias

Yvette Prieto Age

Yvette Prieto was born on Cuba. But her past is not really familiar as there are not many well-kept records coming from there. Either way, she did managed to make it to the US and gain a status as a model and a celebrity. She was born in 1983 and is currently 34 years old, making her a lot younger than her husband who is in his 50s.

Height and Weight

As Yvette Prieto is a model, you cannot deny that she is extremely good looking. She is not only hot and slender she is also very cute and beautiful. Even after the birth of two children she has managed to slim down and keep her perfect body weight. She is 62 kg and is 5 feet 6 inches tall.

Is Yvette Prieto a Lesbian?

Yvette Prieto is not a lesbian and you can tell that based on her marriage to Michael Jordan and also based on her previous relationships. There have been a lot of reports and a lot of pictures which show and confirm that Yvette is straight. She has been seen with various men and it only confirms that she does not date girls.


Yvette Prieto and her husband Michael Jordan

Nationality and Ethnicity

Yvette Prieto is Cuban by nationality even though she lives in the US now. She was born there and spent the first half of her life in Cuba before moving to the US. She is Latin by ethnic group.

Biography & Facts
Born: March 1979
Nationality: Cuban
Ethnicity: Latin
Religion: N/A
Profession: Model
Net Worth: N/A (Michael Jordan is worth about $640 million)
Salary: N/A
Hair Color: Light Brown
Eye Color: Brown
Height: 5 feet 6 inches
Weight: 62 kg
Married to: Michael Jordan
Affair with: N/A
Children: 2 daughters – Ysabel and Victoria
Birth Sign: Pisces or Aries
Education: N/A