Malaika Nowitzki is the daughter of former famous German professional basketball player, Dirk Nowitzki. Her father is currently working for a professional American basketball team called Dallas Mavericks as a special advisor for NBA.

Her father is considered one of the greatest European basketball players of all time.

Quick Info
Birth Name
Malaika Nowitzki
Birth Date
1st July 2013
Birth Place
United States
Current City
Dallas, Texas, United States
Dirk Nowitzki
Jessica Olsson
GrandmotherHelga Nowitzki
Morris and Max Nowitzki
AuntSilke Nowitzki
Zodiac Sign
Net Worth$140 million (Shared with her father)
Malaika Nowitzki
Source: GossipBiography

Who is the Father of Malaika?

Malaika Nowitzki was born on 1st July 2013 in the United States. She is the eldest daughter of Dirk Werner Nowitzki popularly known as Dirk Nowitzki and his wife, Jessica Olsson. Jessica is the sister of famous Swedish twin footballers, Martin and Marcus Olsson. She has two younger brothers, Morris and Max Nowitzki.

Malaika Nowitzki has American nationality but she has mixed ethnicity with Kenyan, Swedish, and German ancestry. She has Cancer as her birth sign. Former professional basketball player, Silke Nowitzki is her aunt. Her grandmother, Helga Nowitzki is also a well-known professional basketball player of her time.



Malaika Nowitzki is in her elementary school and she is continuing her study. She hasn’t shown any interest in sports yet. Her parents are also educated people and had been into sports since an early age.

Malaika Nowitzki with her parents
Malaika with her parent’s Source: Dallas Morning News

Personal Life

Malaika Nowitzki is currently living with her parents and siblings. She is rarely seen on social media and has a rare public appearance as her parents don’t want her to get social media and public attention. Her father, Dirk Nowitzki wants his daughter to remain out of publicity. She does make her appearance sometimes with her parents in the sports field. We don’t yet know about her personal hobbies and interests yet due to her parent’s disclosure of information.


More About her father, Dirk Nowitzki

Malaika Nowitzki’s father, Dirk was born on 19th June 1978 and is now 43 years old. He was born and raised in Wurzburg, West Germany. He stands 7 feet tall which is about 2.13 meters. He started his basketball career from Germany’s 2nd-tier level league as a member of DJK in 1994. He was chosen in the 1998 NBA draft on the seventh pick by Dallas Mavericks.

Dirk Nowitzki is regarded as the greatest power forwards player. He is famous for his accurate outside shooting, versatility, fadeaway jump shot, and scoring ability. Dirk holds several all-time Mavericks franchise records and is also the first non-American plater to be awarded Naismith Legacy Award. After retiring from the basketball career, Dirk Nowitzki has been working for Dallas Mavericks as a front office executive and a special advisor.

Malaika Nowitzki's father Dirk Nowitzki
Nowitzki’s father, Dirk Nowitzki Source: Facebook


Social Media

Nowitzki hasn’t reached the age to use social media yet but her parents are famous social media personalities. Her father, Dirk Nowitzki has over 1 million followers on Instagram where he can be connected with @swish41. Malaika’s father is a secretive person when it comes to opening about his personal life. thus, we can’t find any personal pictures other than his professional pictures on Instagram.


What is Malaika’s Current Net Worth?

Malaika shares her net worth with her parents as she has not reached the age to make her own earning yet. She is the daughter of her multi-millionaire parents. Her father has an estimated net worth of $140 million as of 2021. She was born with a silver spoon and gained fame at such a young age. Thanks to her strong and famous family history. Malaika Nowitzki is currently living in Dallas, Texas, the United States with her parents in a luxurious mansion.


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