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John Nash


Facts of John Nash

Full NameJohn Nash
First NameJohn
Last NameNash
ProfessionCelebrity Father
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseJean Nash
No Of Children3

John Nash is a former professional soccer player and had played several national and international games in South Africa and Europe.

He is best recognized as a father of professional basketball coach and former basketball player Steve Nash

Currently, Steve is a head coach of the Brooklyn Nets of the National Basketball Association.

John Nash with his grandchild.
John Nash with his grandchild. Source: Instagram

Blissful marriage life

He is a married man. His beautiful wife's name is Jean Nash. She is from Welsh. 

The couple is blissfully spending their marital life for several decades. They both belong to the sports world, so their chemistry is amazing. 

His wife used to play netball. She is a gorgeous lady and stands by him in his every up and down. 

Steve has posted a photo of his mother with his son on the occasion of mother's day on his Instagram account.  

the caption of the photo is 

'Happy Mother's Day…'

John Nash wife Jean Nash and grandchild.
John Nash wife Jean Nash and grandchild. Source: Instagram

Father of three children

He is a father of three kids, two sons, and a daughter. 

Their names are Steve Nash, Martin Nash, and Joann Nash. All of his children are engaged in sports. 

Martin, who was born on 27 December 1975 in Canada, is a former player and Soccer Coach. 

He played soccer for more than fifteen years. He began his career in 1995 with the Vancouver 86ers

He made his international debut in Canada in April 1997.

He won four league championships throughout his career as a player.  

John Nash with his wife, son Martin and grandson.
John Nash with his wife, son Martin and grandson. Source: Twitter

His daughter Joann captained the University of Victoria women's soccer team for three years.  

She tied the knot with her husband, Manny Malhotra, a former professional ice hockey player. 

He is an assistant coach for the Toronto Maple Leafs of the National Hockey League. The couple has three kids together.

About eldest son Steve Nash

Steve is the first child of his parents. He was born on 7 February 1974 in Johannesburg, South Africa. 

His birth name is Stephen John Nash. He was raised in Victoria, British Columbia, with his two siblings.

He used to play soccer when he was a child but later he began to play Basketball.  

He played 18 seasons in NBA. He started his professional career with the Phoenix Suns in 1996

He married twice in his life. He got married to Alejandra Amarilla in 2005 and got divorced in 2011

They have three children together, twins daughter Lola Nash and Bella Nash, and a son Matteo Joel Nash

He married for the second time to Lilla Frederick, a former volleyball player, on 4 September 2016. They have two kids together.

Here is the photo of their wedding day from Lilla's Instagram, where beautiful pairs look stunning in their wedding dress. 

John Nash son Steve Nash with his bride Lilla Frederick.
John Nash son Steve Nash with his bride Lilla Frederick. Source: Instagram 

His love for sports

He began to play soccer when his age was only ten. He had played for several teams. 

He traveled to different places to play basketball. After retirement, he engaged in several clubs and teams as an advisor.

His passion for sports made his three kids players. He and his wife gave a sporty environment at home. 

They both shape the career of their children in sports from the very beginning. 

Nowadays, John plays tennis to keep him fit. 

He told in one interview that winning is never important for him playing is important. 

John Nash with his family.
John Nash with his family. Source: Instagram

Net Worth

John hasn't disclosed his net worth yet. His son Steve has a net worth of 95 million dollars

His salary is around 10 million per year.

Steve has played for several teams throughout his career. The team he played for is shown below.

1.Phoenix Suns1996- 1998
2.Dallas Mavericks 1998- 2004
3.Phoenix Suns 2004- 2012
4.Los Angeles Lakers2012 - 2015

Age and nationality

  1. His exact age is not available on his wiki sites.
  2. He is English-Canadian by nationality.

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Updated On Fri Apr 02 2021 Published On Sun Mar 28 2021 By shaumya

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