Steffi Graf Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

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Steffi Graf is a well-known tennis player. She is mostly known for having been World No. 1. What is more, she also won 22 Grand Slam titles and holds the record for it. Steffi is considered to be one of the best tennis players in history. Graf ended her career as a tennis player in 1999 but she was able to gain acclaim all over the world. So how rich is Steffi Graf? It has been estimated that Graf’s net worth is $35 million dollars. What is more, Steffi was included in Tennis Hall of Fame.

Steffi Graf Net Worth $35 Million

Stefanie Maria Graf, better known to the world as Steffi Graf, was born in 1969, in Germany. From a very young age Steffi became familiar with tennis as her father taught her how to play. Steffi participated in her first tournament when she was only 5 years old. Soon she found out that she was very good at this sport and that is what made her choose a career as a tennis player. Graf played her first professional tournament when she was 12 years old. With every game Steffi gained more and more experience and acclaim.

Steffi Graf’s net worth also started to grow from that time. In 1988 Steffi won the Calendar Year Grand Slam and this gained her even more success and acclaim among others related to tennis. Later she won many tournaments and Steffi’s net worth became even higher. Despite her successful game, Graf experienced some injuries and had to face some other problems. This also affected her game. Despite this fact Steffi again showed a great game in 1993 and Steffi was even named as World’s No.1.

Unfortunately, Graf again suffered from injuries and was not able to show her best form. Because of a knee injury, Staffi was not able to play in the Summer Olympics of 1996. Because of the injuries Staffi experienced she was not considered to be World’s No.1 as this ranking came to Martina Hingis. Finally, Graf decided to retire from professional tennis. Despite this decision Steffi Graf’s net worth was still getting higher. In 2010, Graf was a part of World Team Tennis Smash Hits in order to support Elton John’s foundation against Aids. In addition to her career as a tennis player, Graf has also founded Children for Tomorrow, which helps and supports traumatized children.

Steffi is married to another famous tennis player Andre Agassi with whom she has two children.

All in all, it could be said that Steffi Graf is one of the best tennis players in the world. She started playing tennis from a very young age and was able to achieve a lot during her career. There is no doubt that Steffi will be remembered as one of the best tennis players for a long time in the future. Her skills not only made her famous but also helped Steffi Graf’s net worth become quite high.

Quick Facts

Birth date: 14 June, 1969
Birth place: Mannheim, Germany
Height:5 ft 9 in (1.76 m)
Weight:141 lbs (64 kg)
Profession:Tennis player
Nationality:German
Spouse:Andre Agassi (2001-)
Children:Jaden Gil Agassi, Jaz Elle Agassi
Parents:Peter Graf, Heidi Graf
Siblings:Michael Graft
Awards:Olympic Games - Gold medal singles, Bronze medal doubles (1988 Seoul), Silver medal (1992 Barcelona), Grand Slam singles titles (22 titles), Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon, US Open - winner
Nominations:World No. 3 (ranked 1999), International Tennis Hall of Fame (2004), German Sports Hall of Fame (2008), World No. 1 by Women's Tennis Association (record 377 total weeks)
TV shows:Otto - Der Außerfriesische (1989), Steffi Graf - Ein Porträt (2012), Barcelona 1992: Games of the XXV Olympiad, The 1988 US Open Tennis Championships
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1She, Don Budge, Rod Laver, Maureen Connolly, and Margaret Court are the only players to date to win a calendar-year Grand Slam.
2Sister-in-law of Phillip Agassi and Tami Agassi.
3Daughter-in-law of Mike Agassi.
4Two months after he resigned as Agassi's business manager in October 2008, Perry Rogers sued Graf for $50,000 in management fees.
5Niece of Christel Ginepri, who acts as her spokesperson.
6Subject of "I'm in Love with Steffi Graf" by Hugh Laurie on A Bit of Fry and Laurie (1987).
7Resides with her family in Las Vegas.
8When they both won the singles' event at Wimbledon in 1992, she showed no interest in her later husband Andre Agassi at all. The officials didn't allow him to dance with her at the tournament's banquet, although he had been secretly pining for her as far back as 1990.
9Was chosen "most admirable German woman" by the readers of "Amica" magazine (September 2005).
10Won the Australian Open (1988-1990, 1994), French Open (1987, 1988, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1999), Wimbledon (1988, 1989, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1995, 1996), US Open (1988, 1989, 1993, 1995, 1996).
11She and Andre Agassi are the first two players to win all four majors singles titles and an Olympic gold medal.
12Upon the birth of Christian Sampras, son of Pete Sampras and Bridgette Wilson-Sampras, London bookmakers gave the baby a 2,000-1 shot to beat Jaden Gil Agassi in a Wimbledon final.
13Ranked #3 in a survey by German network ZDF searching the 100 best German sportsmen of all time (19 November 2004).
14Inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame on 11 July 2004.
15Gave birth to her daughter Jaz Elle on 3 October 2003.
16Gave birth to Jaden Gil Agassi, 3 weeks prematurely, on 26 October 2001 at 3:30 AM at Valley Hospital in Las Vegas, weighing 5 pounds, 14 ounces. While it was thought the baby's name originated from the Hebrew, meaning "God has listened," in a February 2002 interview, Graf disclosed that Jaden is a masculine form of jade, a word she had always liked, and Gil was in honor of Agassi's trainer, Gil Reyes.
17Won a legal battle against Microsoft Germany about fake nude photos of her that were posted on a Web site run by the company. The photos were replaced in June at Graf's request, but the company declined to sign a formal agreement that they wouldn't use them again, so Graf sued. The state appeals court in Cologne upheld a ruling last October by a lower court, which had ruled that Microsoft Germany was responsible for the content of the site and must ensure that such pictures don't appear there (27 May 2002).
18Daughter of Peter Graf and Heidi Graf. Sister of Michael Graf. Peter spent nearly two years in jail after being convicted in 1997 of evading $7 million in taxes on her earnings.
19Career Prize Money: $20,130,835.00
20Born at 4:40 AM CET (Central Europe Time)
21Heads the non-profit foundation Children for Tomorrow, supporting and initiating projects that provide assistance to children and families who have become the victims of war, persecution and violence.
22Associated Press Female Athlete of the Year 1989
23German Sportswoman of the Year for four consecutive times from 1986 to 1989 and in 1999.
24At the age 13, became the second-youngest player ever to earn an international ranking.
25Was the #1 singles player for 186 straight weeks, broken by Roger Federer in August 2007. Her stay at #1 for a record 377 weeks total still stands.
26First player to beat the top three seeds in a major.
27Only player to win all four majors on four different surfaces (carpet, clay, grass, hard court).
28Only player to win all four majors singles at least four times.
29Only player to win all four majors singles twice in two different decades.
30Posed for the 1997 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue in an effort to "feminize" her image.
31First tennis player to win a calendar-year Grand Slam and an Olympic gold medal (1988).


Quotes

#Quote
1Sometimes I wish I could have been a bit more relaxed. But then I wouldn't have been the same player.


Pictures

Won Awards

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1999Special AwardGerman Television AwardsFor her outstanding performance as tennis player and her importance for the German public.
1990Golden CameraGolden Camera, GermanySports


Filmography

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
WWE Raw2013TV SeriesHerself
Dimensions2012TV SeriesHerself
125 Years of Wimbledon: You Cannot Be Serious2011TV Movie documentaryHerself - 7-Times Wimbledon Champion
60 Minutes2009TV Series documentaryHerself - Tennis Star (segment "Agassi")
The Big Give2008TV SeriesHerself
Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel2007TV SeriesHerself - Former Tennis Player (segment "The First Family of Tennis")
The Barbara Walters Summer Special2006TV SeriesHerself
Arthur Ashe Kids' Day2006TV MovieHerself
Die Johannes B. Kerner Show2006TV SeriesHerself
Hape trifft!2006TV SeriesHerself
Biography2004TV Series documentaryHerself
Unsere Besten2004TV SeriesHerself
Class of...2004TV SeriesHerself
Hall of Fame: Golden Anniversary2004TV Movie documentaryHerself
ESPN SportsCentury2004TV Series documentaryHerself
Wimbledon: A History of the Championships2000DocumentaryHerself
Wetten, dass..?1986-1997TV SeriesHerself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1996TV SeriesHerself
Late Show with David Letterman1994-1995TV SeriesHerself
The 1993 US Open Tennis Championships1993TV SeriesHerself
Barcelona 1992: Games of the XXV Olympiad1992TV Mini-SeriesHerself
Otto - Der Außerfriesische1989Herself
Seoul 1988: Games of the XXIV Olympiad1988TV Mini-SeriesHerself
The 1988 US Open Tennis Championships1988TV Mini-SeriesHerself
Wimbledon '881988TV Mini-SeriesHerself
Wimbledon '871987TV Mini-SeriesHerself
Das aktuelle Sportstudio1984TV Series documentaryHerself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Wimbledon2014-2016TV SeriesHerself
Today at Wimbledon2014TV SeriesHerself
Wimbledon Classics2014TV SeriesHerself
Steffi Graf - Ein Porträt2012TV Movie documentaryHerself
Court Report2009TV SeriesHerself
Best of Five2008TV SeriesHerself
Agassi: Between the Lines2007TV Movie documentaryHerself
Stern TV2007TV Series documentaryHerself
E! True Hollywood Story2006TV Series documentaryHerself
La imagen de tu vida2006TV SeriesHerself
80s2005TV Series documentaryHerself
ESPN 25: Who's #1?2005TV Series documentaryHerself
Unsere Besten2003TV SeriesHerself
ESPN SportsCentury2001TV Series documentaryHerself
Charlie Rose2001TV SeriesHerself
Power Vision - Pop Galerie2000TV Series documentaryHerself

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