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Birth Name: Venus Williams
Born: 06/17/1980
Birth Place: Lynwood, Arkansas, USA

Venus Ebony Starr Williams was born on June 17, 1980 in Lynwood, CA to Richard Williams and Oracene Price. She had three half-sisters and a young sister, Serena, who shared her love for tennis. Williams began playing the game competitively after the family moved south to Los Angeles' South Central, Compton. Both she and Serena were home-schooled and coached by their parents at public courts. When she was 10 years old, the family moved to West Palm Beach, FL, where she and her sister trained with coach Rick Macci at his tennis academy. The following year, their father pulled Williams and her sister out of Macci's school so he could coach them himself. In 1994, the 14-year-old Williams made he... Continue Bio >>


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