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Ayesha Curry: The Power Behind The Throne

Ayesha Curry

Ayesha Disa Curry (née Alexander), who is 5’8”, was born on March 23, 1989, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She has four siblings: Maria, Jaz, Janiece and Chad. She was raised in Toronto until her family moved to Charlotte, North Carolina when she was 14. After high school, she moved to Los Angeles, California to pursue acting, which she had been doing since she was 3 years old, as well as modeling.

Ayesha met Wardell Stephen “Steph” Curry Jr. at a church youth group when they were teenagers. She was not allowed to date in high school so they remained friends and waited until college to begin dating. They got engaged in 2009 and married in 2011.

Stephen was born on March 14, 1988, in Akron, Ohio to Sonya (née Adams) and Wardell Stephen “Dell” Curry. Stephen plays basketball for the Golden State Warriors as a point guard. He has a younger brother, Seth, who is also a basketball player, as was their father. He also has a younger sister Sydel, who is a volleyball player.

Ayesha’s major passion is cooking and she has started various related ventures. In addition to maintaining a blog and YouTube channel, she hosts Ayesha’s Home Kitchen on the Food Network. She also owns the Little Lights of Mine food and lifestyle brand. Additionally, she has published a cookbook, “The Seasoned Life: Food, Family, Faith, and the Joy of Eating Well.” She and Stephen have two daughters, Riley and Ryan, and currently reside in Alamo, California.