Kobe Bryant spent the better part of his childhood in Italy, and was fluent in Italian. From ages 6 to 13, Kobe lived with his father, Joe Bryant, who played for several basketball teams in the country, The Washington Post reports. … “He spoke Italian very well. He even knew the local slang,” Petrucci added.
Was Kobe Bryant rich growing up?
“Well, that’s just the average NBA player.” But growing up in tough circumstances isn’t even the typical NBA legend’s story. It wasn’t, for example, Michael Jordan’s experience, or Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s or Magic Johnson’s. Granted, none of them grew up wealthy. … He was born to an NBA player, Joe “Jellybean” Bryant.
Who was Kobe Bryant’s wife?
Did Kobe’s parents go to his funeral?
Kobe Bryant’s parents Joe and Pamela Bryant didn’t attend Kobe’s wedding but they were present at Kobe’s funeral and his memorial service that was held at Staples Center. …