Paul George, aka “PG13” or “Playoff P”, is the 31-year-old, seven-time NBA All-Star shooting guard for Los Angeles Clippers. But who is Paul George’s wife-to-be? Meet swimwear entrepreneur, former dancer and fiancee to Paul George, Daniela Rajic.
When and how did Paul George meet his future wife, Daniela Rajic?
Daniela Rajic, whose family has Serbian roots, studied at the University of Miami, Florida.
While studying, she danced at various bars and strip clubs, among them Tootsies.
It was during a summer afternoon in 2013, while working at Tootsies, that Rajic met her future husband, NBA star Paul George.
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But it was hardly plain sailing
A year into the relationship, Rajic became pregnant with George’s child.
In response to suggestions that George had requested that Rajic terminate the pregnancy in exchange for a sum of money, his spokesman said, “There is no truth to the rumours”.
However, within a few weeks of giving birth to daughter Olivia on 1 May, 2014, Rajic filed a suit against George, seeking a DNA test and legal declaration that he is the father.
Paternity tests confirmed that he is the father.
Paul George and Daniela Rajic welcomed their second child in 2017
In 2017, Rajic gave birth to their second daughter, Natasha.
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Olivia, 6, was born in New York, while Natasha, 3, was born in Oklahoma City.
Despite a rocky start to the relationship, Rajic and George have remained together. They announced their engagement in November last year.
When did he propose?
NBA star Paul George proposed to longtime girlfriend and baby mama Daniela Rajic in early November, 2020.
She was quick to thank her followers for their support, and to declare herself “over the moon” about the engagement.
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Page Six Style quoted WP Diamonds chief executive Andrew Brown regarding the value of the ring. He estimated it had a retail value of between $50,000 and $55,000.
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What does Paul George’s future wife do for a living?
As per their Story, the company’s “main goal is to design the most flattering swimsuits that make our customers look and feel sexy when they are the closest thing to nude”.
“Each piece will be unique in its own way but will share an alluring finish that accentuates your body’s natural curves.”