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Facts of Sam Sampras

Full NameSam Sampras
First NameSam
Last NameSampras
ProfessionCelebrity Father
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseGeorgia Sampras
No Of Children4

Sam Sampras is the celebrity father of an American former professional tennis player Pete Sampras

He used to work as a mechanical engineer and project manager for the space shuttle program. 

He has a very close bond with his son.

Sam Sampras with his son Pete Sampras.
Sam Sampras with his son Pete Sampras. Source: YouTube

Pete is one of the greatest players known in the field of tennis. 

He is considered the best tennis player and is very talented. 

He started to play tennis at a very young age after his father handed him his first racket. 

He was fascinated by the sport and decided to make it his lifestyle. 

He is the kind of person who didn't want to set the trend; instead, he was the kind of person to set records. 

He has set multiple records and has been awarded multiple well-known awards several times. 


Sam is married to a woman named Georgia Sampras

They have four children together named Stella, Pete, Gus, and Marion Sampras.

The family moved to Southern California together, where Pete had found his love for tennis, and so did Stella.

Pete's marriage:

Pete is happily married to Bridgette Wilson, an American actress, singer, model, and Miss Teen USA award winner. 

They have been married to each other for more than two decades. 

They exchanged vows in 2000 and are still together. 

How did they meet? 

Pete and Bridgette first met in a movie theatre by accident. 

Pete told his friend that he would have loved to meet her, and his friend took the matter and set them up to meet for the first time in the movie hall. 

They then dated for nine months until Pete proposed to her in his LA house, and she said yes.

Sam Sampras son Pete Sampras and daughter in law Bridgette Wilson.
Sam Sampras son Pete Sampras and daughter in law Bridgette Wilson. Source: Pinterest

The wedding:

Pete and Bridgette didn't have a grand wedding; instead, they got married in the backyard of their Los Angeles house

Pete used a huge tent to cover his tennis court. 

The couple says that the most vivid memory of their big day is how Elton John gave a surprise performance for their wedding with the song "Can You Feel the Love Tonight?".

Pete has also admitted how marrying Bridgette was the greatest reward he could ever get and how it was for life, and he would always love her.


Sam has four children named Stella, Pete, Gus, and Marion Sampras

Stella was also a professional tennis player and loved tennis since a young age. 

Gus is a businessman and owns a business. Marion works as a teacher. 

All of the kids have a good bond and are also close with their parents.

Pete has two children named Christian Charles Sampras and Ryan Nikolaos Sampras

They are both in their teenage years. They live together as a family and are a very close family.

Sam Sampras son Pete Sampras and grandchildren.
Sam Sampras son Pete Sampras and grandchildren. Source: Pinterest

Leaving acting:

Bridgette left her profession as an actor a long time ago after her sons were born. 

She said that she wanted to be with her kids when they wake up and wants to be there to tuck them in bed when they sleep. 

She doesn't like to be separated from her kids and also gets upset when they have to hire a babysitter as they are not family. 

Net worth:

The net worth of Sam is not known yet. The net worth of Pete is estimated to be around $150 million

His main source of income is from tennis and brand endorsements.

$150 millionTennis player, brand endorsements


  1. His son, Pete, is 49 years old. He was born on August 12, 1971.

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Updated On Sat May 15 2021 Published On Fri May 14 2021 By shaumya

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