Yusef Rasheed

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Mon Oct 28 2019
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Most of the people are familiar with the name of Oracene Price, who trained both Venus and Serena Williams, who are notable among the best tennis players of all time. But, only a few people know the name of Yusef Rasheed, late husband of Oracene.

Rasheed was born in the United States of America and was an American by his nationality. He hailed from Arabian-American ethnic background. Find out more details about Rasheed's personal life.

Rasheed & Oracene Price's Marital Relationship

Yusef and Oracene Price walked down the aisle in 1972. Their marriage was held in a small, private ceremony.

Yusef Rasheed's wife, Oracene Price
Picture: Yusef Rasheed's wife, Oracene Price, at Pier 60 on 15th December 2015 in New York City, New York. 
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The lovebirds moreover, were happily living in their marital relationship and shared every happy moment for more than seven years. Unfortunately, their marriage ended with the demise of Yusuf because of sudden heart stroke in 1979.

Proud Father of Three Children

Yusuf Rasheed and his beloved wife were the guardians of three successful daughters. Their oldest daughter, Yetunde Price was born on 9th August 1972, in Saginaw, Michigan. Untimely, their daughter was killed in a shooting in Compton, California.

Yusef Rasheed's first daughter, Yetunde Price was murdered in a mass shooting
Photo: Yusef Rasheed's older daughter, Yetunde Price, with her half-sister, Venus Williams. 
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Their second daughter, Lyndrea Price also grew up in Beverly Hills, California. She currently serves as a creative executive for the translation website plugin company, Lezchat.

Yusef Rasheed's daughters, Isha and and Lyndrea Price
Image: Yusef Rasheed's daughters are Lyndrea Price and Isha Price. 
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Additionally, the pair's youngest daughter, Isha Price was born on 18th February 1975 in Beverly Hills, California. She is an attorney who is actively working as a helping hand for the underprivileged communities and need people from her humanitarian works.

Yusef's Wife (Oracene)'s Second Marriage with Richard Williams

Upon the Rasheed's death, Oracene was married to his second husband, Richard Williams, an American tennis coach. They exchanged vows in 1980 in Compton, California. During their wedding ceremony, Oracene was 28, and her husband was 38 years old.

Yusef Rasheed's wife, Oracene Price with her second husband, Richard Williams
Photo: Yusef Rasheed's wife, Oracene Price, with her second family. 
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Oracene further had their first encounter while she was working as a nurse in 1979. During the time of her husband's demise, Richard her and hold the situation to calm down. Following that situation, they started dating.

Unfortunately, their marriage didn't last for long, citing irreconcilable differences after living for 22 years in a marital relationship in 2002. The court finalized their divorce by the end of 2002.

Wife, Oracene Gave Birth To Two Children 

The married couple shared two beautiful children, Venus Williams (born on 17th June 1980) and Serena Williams (born on 26th September 1981). Both of their daughters are top-level tennis players who won numerous Grand Slam championships.

Yusef Rasheed's wife with her second family
Portray: Yusef Rasheed's wife, Oracene, and her second husband, Richard, with their daughters, Venus and Serena Williams. 
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Along with a mother, Price is also a tennis coach to her two kids.

Rasheed Wife's Net Value - $300 Thousand

Yusef Rasheed's wife, Oracene, has a net worth of $300 Thousand as of 2019. She earns an impressive salary from her profession as a tennis coach. According to Pay Scale, a professional tennis coach makes an annual salary of $61,520 in the United States.

Yusef Rasheed's daughters, Isha Price and Serena Williams
Image: Yusef Rasheed's daughters, Isha Price and Serena Williams spending a lovely time in Paris, France. 
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Regarding Rasheed's stepdaughter, Serena, she has a whopping net worth of $180 Million. According to Forbes, she was listed on the list of "The World's Highest-Paid Athletes" with $29.2 Million earnings on 6th October 2019. Similarly, Venus also maintains a total wealth of $95 Million

Charitable Works

Yusef's beloved wife, Oracene, and his beautiful daughters are actively serving in various charitable works. They recently visited Senegal to help in the construction of schools for the children. They further raise 10% of their income for the good of underdeveloped communities and need peoples.

Yusef Rasheed's wife and children
Picture: Yusef Rasheed's wife, Oracene Price, with daughters on 15th December 2015, in New York City, New York. 
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Rasheed's stepdaughter, Serena, is also involved in many charitable works as the ambassador for the Allstate Foundation's Purple Purse project that provides financial empowerment to domestic abuse victims. She also served in many philanthropic functions, including the Elton John AIDS Foundation and the HollyRod Foundation.

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