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Michael Jordan's Daughter Jasmine Calls Fiancé Rakeem and Their Son Her Favorite Black Men

Olawale Ogunjimi
Jun 02, 2020
04:30 P.M.

Michael Jordan's daughter, Jasmine Jordan, recently shared an inspiring message to her fiance and her one-year-old son. The 27-year-old also posted an adorable photo of the father-son duo.

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Amid the ongoing BlackLivesMatter protests, Jasmine Jordan took to social media, where she celebrated two of her favorite black men.

Taking to Instagram, Jasmine shared a photo of her fiance, Rakeem Christmas, alongside the couple's one-year-old son, Rakeem Jnr.

Michael Jordan takes part in a ceremony honoring the 2020 NBA All-Star game on Feb. 17, 2019 | Photo: Getty Images

Michael Jordan takes part in a ceremony honoring the 2020 NBA All-Star game on Feb. 17, 2019 | Photo: Getty Images

The picture showed Christmas looking into his phone, which he held with one hand. His other hand was, however, placed on his son, who was playing with some balloons.

While sharing the picture, Jordan wrote a caption where she reminded all black men that they are loved, appreciated, and valued. She also added:

"To My Favorite Black Men: I Love, Value and Appreciate Y'all More Than Y'all Know. Never Doubt That."

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Jasmine's post garnered reactions from fans and followers who took to the comment section to leave their thoughts.

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While one user wrote, "Black men really need to hear us tell them this more often," several other users left heart emojis in support of the inspiring caption.

Jasmine was born Jasmine Mickael Jordan on December 7, 1992, to Michael Jordan and his ex-wife of 17 years, Juanita Vanoy.

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Jordan, a Syracuse University alumni and her beau former Syracuse University basketball player, got engaged back in 2018 after dating for a while.

While sharing a collage of adorable photos of herself and Rakeem, Jasmine announced the news of their engagement in a tweet which she captioned,

"Happily Engaged."

About a year after their engagement, the couple welcomed their first child together, thereby making Jasmine's father, Michael Jordan, a proud grandfather.

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Although Jasmine never had an interest in basketball like her father, the 27-year-old was involved in other sports such as dance, volleyball, and flag football.

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Her interests in sports prompted her to study sports management at the university. Following her graduation, she started working with the Jordan Brand athletes who play for her father's basketball team, Charlotte Hornets.

Jasmine is committed to her work, which entails making sure the players she represents have their sneakers, apparel, and every other thing they might need to get through a season.

Apart from these, the mother of one is also responsible for scheduling appearances, photoshoots, and any other media representation for the players.

Jasmine was born Jasmine Mickael Jordan on December 7, 1992, to Michael Jordan and his ex-wife of 17 years, Juanita Vanoy.

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