Isha Price is a 48 year-old an American lawyer who is famous as the elder half-sister of Venus Williams and Serena Williams. Isha Price, who was born on 18th of February 1975, is five years older than Venus Williams and six years older than Serena Williams. Despite the age gap as well as the fact that they have different fathers, she is quite close to them.
Isha Price supported her younger half-sisters during the time they were trying to build their tennis careers. Now that they are iconic legends, she remains close to them. Price has been pictured with Venus and Serena Williams at several tennis championships and red carpet events. They also send her regular shout-outs on social media.
How Old Is Isha Price?
Isha Price is 48 years old and was born on the 18th of February 1975 in Saginaw, Michigan. Her nationality is American, while her ethnicity is Caucasian. Price’s mother is a nurse and tennis coach named Oracene Price. Her father, on the other hand, is named Yusef Rasheed. Isha Price’s parents got married in the early 70s.
They welcomed their first child, a daughter named Yewande, in 1972. Isha then followed in 1975, and a third daughter named Lyndrea Price came along in 1978. Isha and her siblings experienced some years of joyful family living with their parents. That joy was, however, cut short after their dad died in 1979.
Price was just four years old at the time, and her mom did her best to console her. They were able to move on with their lives, and by 1980, her mother remarried a man named Richard Williams. The entire family lived in Compton, California, and Williams proved to be a very wonderful stepdad.
Isha Price Grew Up Alongside Her Half-Sisters, Venus and Serena Williams, and Supported their Tennis Aspirations
Isha Price’s mother and stepfather, Richard, welcomed their first child together, a daughter named Venus Williams, on the 17th of June 1980. They then welcomed a second daughter together, Serena Williams, on the 26th of September 1981. The birth of both girls was massive good news for the family, and Isha and her sisters dotted on the little girls. They were also highly protective of them.
This sisterly love continued as the girls grew older, and by the time Venus and Serena started playing tennis as youngsters, Isha Price supported them. She and the rest of the family often spent lots of time on the practice courts with the girls, picking up balls for them.
When Venus and Serena started competing on tour, Isha Price remained supportive. She accompanied them to the various championships that they participated in and cheered them. She also helped sort out their fan mail and weeded out the racist and abusive messages therein. Motivated by her younger half-sisters, Isha Price also played tennis in college, but she later dropped it as she wasn’t that talented at it.
She Remains Close to Them to Date and Regularly Joins their Different Pursuits
All of the effort and support that Isha Price gave her two younger half-sisters have not been in vain. Venus and Serena Williams have grown up to become some of the most accomplished athletes in sports history. They are also very famous and wealthy. That fame and fortune have, however, not come between them and their siblings. Isha remains close to her famous sisters and has joined them at several championships.
For instance, in 2017, when both Venus and Serena competed in the final of the Australian Open, she attended the tournament and received a shout-out from them in the final. Isha Price has also accompanied her famous half-sisters to places such as Kenya for their charitable initiatives. On social media, she often promotes her sisters by sharing news of their events as well as their gorgeous magazine covers.
Her half-sisters reciprocate the love as well. For instance, in September 2021, Isha and Venus toured the Barcelona Olympic Stadium and shared the video on social media. They also used that opportunity to discuss the issues of mental health.
Isha Price is also Close to her Sister, Lyndrea
Isha Price has two sisters of full blood. The first is Yewande Price, who was born in 1972. The second is Lyndrea Price, who was born in 1978. Yewande grew up to become a nurse and a saloon owner. She also helped out Venus and Serena as their personal assistant. She was unfortunately gunned down in 2003 at the age of 31. It was a very painful moment, and Isha still pays tributes to her sister to this day.
Isha also has a younger sister named Lyndrea. Lyndrea was born in 1978, which means that she is three years younger. She played tennis in college but never made a career out of it. She is now a web designer. Lyndrea is close to Isha as well as her younger half-sisters. She has joined them on the red carpet on several occasions.
Isha Price is an Attorney as well as a Movie Producer
Isha Price is a corporate attorney. She initially studied for a college degree at Howard University. She then attended Georgetown University and qualified as a lawyer in good time. Isha has earned her living as a lawyer for several years. She could also possibly pursue a career as a movie producer. Isha is one of the executive producers of the award-winning 2021 biopic, King Williams.
The biopic focused on her stepfather, Richard Williams, and how he molded Venus and Serena into tennis stars. Price was the person that convinced her family to give the film a chance. She also served as an executive producer and ensured that her family’s authentic voice shone through in the movie. Her hard work paid off. The movie featured Will Smith in the lead role, and it received several accolades, including being named one of the best films of 2021 by the American Film Institute.
She is Reportedly Married to a Man Named Felix Fayron
Reports have it that Isha Price is married to a man named Felix Fayron. There is, however, no trace of him on her Instagram page. It is possible that they like shielding their private life from the public. It is also possible that they have divorced.
It is also possible that the marriage is false speculation. Whichever it is, one thing that is for sure is that Isha Price is not lacking love in her life. She leads a full life with her beloved sister, half-sisters, mom, nieces, nephews, and brothers-in-law.