Celeste Wingfield is the ex-wife of Larry Johnson. Celeste’s ex-husband, Larry Johnson is an American former professional basketball player who played mostly for Charlotte Hornets and New York Knits as a power forward in the National Basketball Association. He is a South Nevada Sports Hall of Fame awardee. He was also inducted into College Basketball Hall of Fame in November 2019.
Celeste Wingfield : Bio Summary
|Full Name||Celeste Wingfield|
|famous as||Ex-wife of Larry Johnson|
|Age||52 years old|
|Date of Birth||Unknown|
|Place of Birth||Charlotte, USA|
|Parents||Father : Donald Wingfield|
Mother : Beverley Wingfield
Larry Johnson’s ex-wife, Celeste Wingfield is 52 years old. She was born in Charlotte in the United States of America. Her actual date of birth is unknown, but her zodiac sign is the Aries. From her zodiac sign, we can conclude that she was born between March 20th to April 20th 1971. She is an American nationality. Her sexuality is straight and she keeps her hair either short or medium.
Celeste is the daughter of Donald Wingfield and Beverly Wingfield. She is the sister to Clinton Kelly. She rose to fame for her marriage to Larry Johnson in 1994. We do not have information on her educational background. When Larry Johnson met her, she used to work in a record store but we don’t have any information on what she does at the moment.
How did Celeste Wingfield and Larry Johnson meet?
Larry Johnson met Celeste in 1993 at a record shop, where the Celeste used to work when he went to buy some compact discs.
After dating for just a year, they decided to tie the knot in 1994. The wedding was held at Providence Road Baptist Church in Charlotte, North Carolina. Following the elaborate candlelight ceremony, more than 400 family and friends enjoyed a sumptuous wedding feast at the Mint Museum of Arts in the city of Charlotte.
The next day after the wedding ceremony, Celeste and Larry departed to Jamaica where they had their honeymoon. The honeymoon lasted for two weeks.
Both Celeste Wingfield and her ex-husband had not been in any known relationship before their marriage. None of them brought a child into the marriage.
Their marriage lasted for 21 years, ranging from 1994 to 2015. Reasons for their divorce is unknown.
Larry Johnson is now a father of five children with four different women and pays over $120000 monthly as child support. He filed for bankruptcy in 2015 at a California court.
Celeste Wingfield, Larry Johnson ex-wife now stays in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Celeste Wingfield Ex-Husband
Larry Johnson is the ex-husband of Celeste Wingfield. Larry was born March 14, 1969 in Tyler, Texas in the United States of America. He is an American. He is a former professional basketball player, who spent most of his professional days in Charlotte Hornets and New York Knicks while playing in the NBA.
He was active as a professional basketball player from 1991 to 2001. He was a power forward and sometimes a small forward, who wore the number 2 jersey.
Celeste Wingfield’s ex-husband, Larry Johnson started his career in high school. He was a member of McDonald’s High School All-American Team. After his high school education, he joined Odessa College in Texas and joined their basketball team.
He later transferred to University of Nevada, where he was also a player in the school’s basketball team. From there he joined Charlotte Hornets professionally in 1991. After playing for the Hornets for 5 years, he finally joined New York Knicks in 1996, where he played for another five years.
Larry announced his early retirement from the NBA in 2001, due to chronic back problems.
Where is Celeste Wingfield now?
She now lives in her birthplace Charlotte, North Carolina. Details as to whether she is married again is unknown. She now lives a private life away from the public eyes.