Facts of Philip Agassi
|Full Name||Philip Agassi|
|Birth City||Las Vegas, Nevada|
|Birth Country||United States|
|Father Name||Emmanuel Agassi|
|Mother Name||Elizabeth Agassi|
|No Of Children||1|
|Sibilings||Andre Agassi ,Tami Agassi and Rita Agassi|
|Date of Birth||October 14,1962|
Philip Agassi is famous for being an older sibling to an American retired professional tennis player and former world no.1, Andre Agassi. Andre is an eight-time Grand Slam Champion and a 1996 Olympic gold medalist.
He is one of the only five players in history to have won all four majors.
Married to a Jewelry designer
Philip is happily married to his wife Marti Agassi, a Jewelry designer. The exact date of marriage is unknown, but they are still together and are in marital bliss.
Marti also donates a percentage of her sales to the Andre Agassi Foundation.
Father to a daughter
From his beautiful marriage, the couple became parents of their beautiful daughter Carter Agassi. She studied at Baylor University from 2016-2017 and Point Loma Nazerene University from 2018-2020.
The happy family currently resides in Summerlin, a community in Las Vegas Valley.
He is second-born in the family
Philip is the second born in the family. He has an older sister Rita who was born in 1960. She tied knot to tennis player Pancho Gonzales with whom she shares one son Skyler.
They remained in marital bliss until he died in 1995 from stomach cancer. His younger sister Tami was born in 1967, and his brother Andre in 1970. Tami has a husband named Lobsang Dargey and shares three children.
Two of his family members survived cancer
His younger sister Tami was diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 31. Philip, along with his younger brother, shaved her hair when she started chemotherapy.
Just six months later, his mother Elizabeth Agassi was diagnosed with the same disease. With the grace of God, both of them survived and are helping other women who are going through the same disease.
Warned his brother several times not to take pills provided by their father
Andre, in his autobiography, revealed that his father, Mike, a former Olympic boxer, used to give him illegal amphetamines before playing, and he used to take them.
His elder brother Philip warned him several times not to take pills provided by their father because he knew that the pills were not simply caffeine but speed.
He also asked Andre to promise that he was not going to take any pills from his father. He was tested positive for methamphetamine in 1997. Andre described his father to be violent.
Tennis was not what he wanted from an early age, but it was something he was forced upon him by his father. He was tortured and lived in fear his whole life.
He worked as a full-time travel partner
He was also taught to play tennis by his father, but he did not go professional. According to his father, Mike, he wanted his three children, Rita Agassi, Philip, and Andre, to be great Tennis players.
His eldest daughter Rita was a strong player. Philip was a good player but got discouraged by his sister Rita. Tami Agassi preferred to study. Philip later became the full-time travel partner of Andre.
Andre is in marital bliss with his second wife
After failing his first marriage to model and actress Brooke Shields, Andre married fellow tennis star Steffi Graf in 2001. They were in a romantic relationship since 1999.
The earning of Philip is not known. We have net worth of Andre. He amassed more than $30 million from his prize money from his career and more than $25 million from endorsement. He has an extravagant net worth of :
|$145 million||Professional tennis player, endorsements, business ventures|
- Philip was born on 14th October 1962 in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. He is currently 58 years old.
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