Jessica Olsson is famous for being the wife of former German professional basketball player Dirk Werner Nowitzki, popularly known as Dirk Nowitzki. Dirk is a former professional basketball player who made a name for himself in the NBA games under Dallas Mavericks. Her husband is considered one of the greatest European players and most powerful forwards players.

Jessica has also caught additional attention for being the sister of Swedish professional footballers Marcus Olsson and Martin Olsson.

Quick Wiki
Full NameJessica Olsson
Date of Birth20th July 1982
Birth PlaceGavle, Sweden
Current PlaceDallas, Texas, United States
MotherNjeri Waikwa
SiblingsMarcus and Martin Olsson
Famous AsCelebrity wife
SpouseDirk Werner Nowitzki (2012-Present)
Age39 years old
Height5 feet 9 inches
Body Measurement
35-25-36 inches
ChildrenMalaika Nowitzki, in July 2013
Max Nowitzki, in March 2015 and
Morris Nowitzki, in November 2016
ProfessionPresident of Dirk Nowitzski Foundation
Net Worth$120 million(Shared with her husband)

Early Life and Nationality

Jessica Olsson was born on 20th July 1982. Jessica was born in Gavle, Sweden. Her mother’s name is Njeri Waikwa, while her father’s name is still a mystery. Jessica grew up alongside twin brothers Marcus and Martin Olsson, professional football players. Jessica’s father is from Sweden, and her mother is of Kenya origin. 

Jessica Olsson
Jessica Olsson Source: Legit

Jessica’s nationality is Swedish, and she belongs to African-European ethnic group. And talking about Jessica Olsson’s educational background, Jessica has not shared any information regarding her academic level and school. However, she might have graduated from the nearby University in her hometown. 


Physical Description 

Jessica Olsson is quite a tall woman. Her height is 5 feet 9 inches tall, and she weighs around 60kg. Jessica’s body measurements include 35-25-36 inches, where 35 inches is her breast size, 25 inches is her waist size, and 36 inches is her hip size. Jessica’s shoe size is 8. Jessica has a dark complexion snd she possesses an athletic body build. Similarly, Jessica has beautiful dark brown colored eyes.


Instagram and other Social Media

Jessica Olsson is not available on any social media platform. She prefers to live a low-key life without interaction with social media and avoid unnecessary media attention. Not seeing her on social media sure makes us harder to learn about her personal life, yet it’s how she chooses to be.

Dirk Nowitzski and Jessica Olsson with their three children
Dirk Nowitzski and Jessica Olsson with their three children Source: Naibuzz

Jessica is happy in her life with her loving husband and three kids. She seems happy not posting her personal life on social media and sharing it with the public. The same goes for her husband, who doesn’t seem to fancy social media platforms.

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What does Jessica Olsson do? 

Jessica Olsson used to work at a Goss-Michael Foundation art gallery in Dallas as an associate director. However, she is currently  involved in several charity events and works as a president of Dirk Nowitzski Foundation.


Marriage with Dirk Nowitzki 

Jessica Olsson and Dirk first started dating each other on the day they met in 2010 at a charity event held in favor of SEED in February 2010. After dating for a while, the couple tied their knot on 20th July 2012. Their first wedding was held in Dirk’s home in Texas with only a few close people. They held two weddings in two different ways. First, they held the wedding according to Jessica’s culture or Kenyan culture. Then, the couple held the second wedding in a Christian way in the Caribbean with their close family and friends. Finally, they spent their honeymoon somewhere in the Caribbean.

Jessica Olsson and Dirk Nowitzski on their wedding in Caribbean
Jessica Olsson and Dirk Nowitzski on their wedding in Caribbean Source: Dallas Morning News

Jessica has been blessed with three beautiful children as of 2022. She gave birth to their first child, a daughter named Malaika Nowitzki, in July 2013, and two sons, Max Nowitzki, in March 2015 and Morris Nowitzki, in November 2016. The couple is leading a happy life together in Dallas, United States.

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Net Worth 

Jessica’s estimated net worth isn’t known yet, but she isn’t idle. She is an independent woman and has a professional career despite being the wife of a popular figure and millionaire. She is also enjoying the net worth of her husband Dirk Nowitzki, who has an estimated net worth of around $120 million as of 2022. Jessica Olsson is a prosperous lady who has achieved stardom and fortune through hard work and dedication. We hope the couple and their family have a great and prosperous life ahead. 


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