Dirk Nowitzki

Dirk Nowitzki is a German retired professional basketball player who played for the NBA side, Dallas Mavericks for the entire 21 years. Amidst that, he won one NBA title.

Bio & Family
Name Dirk Nowitzki
Birth Name Dirk Werner Nowitzki
DOB June 19, 1978
Place of Birth Würzburg, West Germany
Age 41
Father’s Name Jörg-Werner Nowitzki
Mother’s Name Helga Nowitzki
Siblings 1
Brother/s No
Sister/s Silke Nowitzki
Nationality German
Ethnicity White
Religion NA
High School NA
College/University NA
Career & Net Worth
Profession Former NBA/Basketball Player
Career 1994-2019
Known For Dallas Mavericks
Net Worth $140 million
Salary $22.7 million
Notable Credits NBA Champion (2011)
Personal Life
Gay/Lesbian No
Relationship Status Married
Husband/Wife Jessica Olsson
Boyfriend/Girlfriend Sybille Gerer (ex)
Engaged NA
Wedding Date July 20, 2012
Children 3
Son/s Max (born March 2015), Morris (born November 2016)
Daughter/s Malaika (born July 2013)
Divorce No
Body Measurements
Height 7 feet (2.13 meters)
Weight 245 pounds (111 kg)
Measurements NA
Shoe Size 15.5 (US)
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Gray
  • Dirk is still considered one of the power forwards in the history of Basketball games.
  • The player is the recipient of the 2011 German Sports Personality of the Year and the Naismith Legacy Award in 2012.
  • He is among the three players in the history of NBA with at least 30,000 points, 10,000 rebounds, 3,000 assists, 1,000 steals, and 1,000 blocks.
  • He was the NBA Most Valuable Player in 2007 and the NBA Finals Most Valuable Player in 2011.