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Facts of Thomas Embiid

Full NameThomas Embiid
First NameThomas
Last NameEmbiid
ProfessionCelebrity Father
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseChristine Embiid
No Of Children3

Thomas Embiid is the father of Joel Embiid.  

Joel, real name Joel Hans Embiid, serves as a Cameroonian professional basketball player for the NBA team named Philadelphia 76ers.

Thomas watched his child play basketball for the earliest time

Thomas surprisingly had seen his child play basketball for the very first time in Kansas City

Not only this, seeing the Midwest itself was a new experience for Thomas

When he arrived at the location, full of fans were covering up space and he got to see his son playing and scoring the points, he felt awestruck; later added. 

Well, his father was surprised by how his son had played so great just being into the game for only three years. 

Moreover, he couldn't express his feelings because of the English vocabulary and had just stated as a surprise for his reaction to the game.

Thomas with wife Christine had a great loss

Life is not always the same, it has many ups and downs. So it happened in Thomas's life too. 

They have three kids altogether. 

Joel is a great NBA player, Muriel Embiid, their only daughter, and Arthur Embiid, another son whom they lost at a very young age. 

Late. Arthur was just thirteen years old while he was returning from his school premises. 

On the way, he got hit by truck and due to the serious wound, he passed away. 

Joel attended his brother's funeral in Cameroon. Like his entire family, Thomas had a great loss and couldn't forget the incident ever in their life.

Is Thomas getting married to model Anne de Paula?

Thomas Embiid son Joel Embiid with his girlfriend in china for vacation.
Thomas Embiid son Joel Embiid with his girlfriend in china for vacation. Source: Instagram

Thomas's son Joel is in a relationship with swimsuit model Anne

How and where they met isn't cleared, but the duos revealed their relationship back in 2018

The couple hasn't decided on their marriage but seems to be enjoying each other's company a lot, as the player shared their picture vacationing in China. 

Moreover, Joel never lays back and is active in expressing his love towards his lady. 

Later on Valentine's Day, he uploaded pictures with her in a hoodie in his house, second expressed her long hair, while in third, they were spotted kissing just in front of the Eiffel tower. 

Moreover, he had appreciated Anna for accepting his African inheritance and letting him be him. 

Despite wedding, his son is a father of a newborn boy

Thomas Embiid son Joel Embiid and newborn grandson Arthur.
Thomas Embiid son Joel Embiid and newborn grandson Arthur. Source: Instagram

His son Joel hadn't thought of the wedding but has already become a father to a newborn in 2020

Yes, it's true. The player had announced the good news through his Instagram handles. 

They had named him Arthur Elijah De Paula Embiid, giving tribute to his late brother. 

As we know about his jokester nature, he stated that it's just the beginning and he would welcome 11 new babies. 

It's difficult whether he is telling the truth or just teasing, anyway, big congratulations to the entire family, especially Joel and Anna.

Get to know more about NBA star Joel Embiid

Joel Embiid originally belongs to Yaounde, Cameroon, born to parents Thomas and Christine Embiid

The young Joel was involved in games from the beginning starring volleyball and soccer. 

Junior Joel planned on playing volleyball while in his teenage years and started on with basketball instead. Rest is history. 

Besides the game, the player is active on social media and has confirmed that he would like to donate $100,000 after the NBA All-star game-winning to numerous organizations based on home shelters.

Net worth

Since Thomas Embiid's financial information couldn't be traced, we can take his son's income, making the total net worth of $35 million.

Net worth$35 million
Income sourceCameroonian professional basketball player


  1. His son is 27 years old.

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Updated On Sat Oct 01 2022 Published On Tue May 04 2021 By shaumya

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