BASKETBALL legend Magic Johnson was afraid to tell his wife about his HIV diagnosis in 1991.
After unveiling the news, the two grew stronger together in their fight for survival.
Who is Magic Johnson’s wife Cookie?
Earlitha “Cookie” Kelly, 63, was born in Huntsville, Alabama.
She met Magic Johnson while attending Michigan State University and the couple married in 1991.
Cookie is a businesswoman who has a net worth of nearly $50 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
She has created her own clothing line, CJ by Cookie Johnson, for women with figures like hers who want clothing that fits them perfectly.
She and Magic also established the Magic Johnson Foundation to develop and fund programs aimed at preventing HIV/AIDS.
Cookie serves on the board of the organization.
How many children do Magic and Cookie have?
Magic and Cookie have two children together.
Earvin III “EJ” Johnson, 29, is openly gay and a star on the reality show Rich Kids of Beverly Hills.
In 1995, the couple adopted Elisa Johnson, who is now 27.
However, Magic has a third child, Andre Johnson, 41, whom he fathered with Melissa Mitchell before he was married to Cookie.
What is Magic Johnson Net Worth?
Magic’s net worth is estimated at nearly $620 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
Earvin “Magic” Johnson Jr., 62, is a retired American basketball player and entrepreneur.
He was drafted by the NBA in 1979 to play for the Los Angeles Lakers.
He played point guard for the team for 13 seasons and won five NBA championships in 1980, 1982, 1985, 1987 and 1988.
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