Most famous people around the world had to work hard to become famous personalities. People such as actors, singers, athletes, and high-profile businessmen had to work hard day and night to make a name for themselves in their chosen field of work before they finally became celebrities that people all over the world talk about. For some other celebrities, however, it was relatively easier to become popular. This is mainly due to the fact that they gained their fame through their relationship with another very popular person. A classic example of this second group of people is Christiana Barkley!
Christiana is an American lady who has shot into the spotlight because she is the daughter of Charles Barkley, a popular retired American basketball professional. At the height of his fame, Charles Barkley made many waves in the USA, won many prizes and became the fans’ favorite. After his retirement, he now works as an analyst for Inside the NBA.
Apparently Charles’ fame has rubbed off on his daughter Christiana, and fans wonder who she is and what she wants to do with her life. We bring you some facts about the lady; read on.
Christiana Barkley Bio
The exact day and month in which Christiana Barkley was born are still quite vague at the moment, but we know that she was born in 1989. The exact city where she was born has also not been mentioned, but we know that she was born in the United States and lived there all her life.
Not much is known about Christiana’s childhood or how she spent her adult days. However, it is believed that she had a great time, as her parents raised her considering the house she was born in and the fact that she was an only child.
Details about the institution where Christiana had her high school education are still sparse. But it was reported that she attended high school in her hometown. She then attended Villanova University, a private university in Villanova, Pennsylvania. She then graduated in journalism from Columbia Journalism School.
Very little is known about Christiana Barkley’s professional life. We know that she has a degree in journalism, but nothing is known about whether she actually practices journalism or not. She has not appeared on television as a reporter and there is no record of her writing articles for newspapers and magazines. At the moment it is safe to say that Christiana Barkley did not practice the journalism she studied at school. In time, she might try it.
According to some reports she used to work as a sales assistant at Turner Sports, a popular sports channel. Also, it’s not certain that she worked anywhere else.
Christiana Barkley’s family
Christiana Barkley was born of a mother identified as Maureen Blumhardt and her father is Charles Barkley. Christiana is the only known child of her parents. She is also of mixed ethnic origin, as her mother is Caucasian and her father is obviously African-American. Her father is considered one of the greatest American basketball players of all time, who dominated the sport in its heyday. He is a highly respected figure in America and now works as a sports analyst. Her mother, Maureen, is a former model and is now best known as a philanthropist.
Fun facts about Charles Barkley’s daughter
1. she was involved in an online scandal.
Christiana Barkley’s family is a humble family and has shied away from the controversy over the years, which is one reason why she is respected. However, Christiana was once involved in a controversy after some suggestive photos allegedly taken of her were leaked online.
The photos were leaked on a Twitter page and triggered a rather shocking outbreak in social media. Many people wondered why Christiana would pose for some of the lewd photos and put them online. Later, however, it turned out that the person in the photos was not Christiana Barkley at all, but another woman named Villanova who looked exactly like Christiana.
2. what is her net worth?
At the moment it is quite difficult to determine the exact net worth of Christiana Barkley, especially since it is not certain what she is currently doing for a living. However, we do know that the net worth of her father, Charles Barkley, was estimated at around $40 million.
3. Is she in a relationship?
It has often been asked whether Christiana Barkley is a married woman. The answer to this question is a resounding no! The American woman is not supposed to have lived with a husband. Since she is a very private person, it was quite difficult to find out anything about their relationships.
Although Christiana was often seen in public with her parents, she was not seen in the company of a man who could claim to be her boyfriend. Nor was she romantically involved with any man.
4. She is involved in philanthropy.
Christiana Barkley’s mother, Maureen Blumhardt, is actively involved in philanthropy and it seems that Christiana inherited this from the older woman. She has been seen together with her mother at several charity events doing her part to alleviate people’s concerns.
For example, Christiana was seen with her mother in 2016 at the Fresh Start Fashion Gala, a charity event that raised about $1.5 million for charity.
5. Body measurements
Christiana Barkley is a beautiful woman and you can see that when you see her face. She has a great posture and a great smile that she shows again and again. Christiana is a quite tall woman; she stands 9 inches at 1.5 meters. Details about her other body measurements have remained rather elusive.