Rita Williams Ewing is an American celebrity ex-wife. Rita Williams Ewing is the former wife of Patrick Ewing who is a basketball and former professional player. Patrick is the head coach of the Georgetown University men’s team. Besides that, Williams is an author and a writer.
Table of Biography
Rita Williams Ewing was born and raised in the United States of America and holds American citizenship. However, she has not disclosed personal information like her date of birth and family members. Talking about her ethnicity and religion, she belongs to African American ethnic group and follows Christianity. Furthermore, talking about her educational qualification, Williams has earned a degree in nursing and law.
Rise to fame
Rita came to the limelight for her marital relationship with former NBA superstar Patrick Ewing (Patrick Aloysius Ewing Sr.). Likewise, he has played for teams including the Orlando Magic, Seattle Sonics, and New York Knicks. Currently, the retired player is currently working as a coach for the Charlotte Bobcats.
About his achievements, Ewing has achieved various awards including NBA Rookie of the Year, Big East Player of the Year, and NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player. Similarly, Patrick is an eleven-time All-Star, part of seven All-NBA teams, who has won two gold medals with the U. S. men’s Olympic basketball team. Moreover, he is a two-time inductee into the Basketball Hall of Fame.
Talking about her professional life, Williams is an author and a writer. Likewise, she has written several books including Home Court Advantage and the children’s book series Patrick’s Pals. Moreover, she co-owns the Hue-Man bookstore.
Talking about her net worth and earnings, Rita is an author who has written several books including a children’s book series called Patrick’s Pals. Moreover, she also co-owns the Hue-Man Bookstore in Harlem, New York City. Likewise, she has an estimated net worth of around $3 million.
Regarding her relationship status, Rita is straight and possibly single at the moment. However, she was in a marital relationship with her longtime boyfriend Patrick Ewing. They first met in 1983 while Williams was working in Senator Bill Bradley’s office. Likewise, the couple tied the knot in 1990 which was kept private. They have three children together, two daughters Randi and Corey; and a son Patrick Ewing Jr. Sadly after more than seven years in February 1998, Rita filed for divorce. The divorce was finalized in the same year.
There were rumors about Patrick cheating on Rita. He was said to be dating Knicks City dancer Heather Errico while still married to Rita. Moreover, he was said to have fathered an illegitimate child. However, Rita denied those rumors in a statement that read, “My husband, Patrick, and I are working towards arriving at an amicable resolution to our problems. There is no ‘significant other’ as far as I am concerned’.
Body Measurement and Social Media
Unfortunately, Rita has not revealed much about her body measurement details. She has successfully kept her personal life out of media. However, looking at her physical appearance, she has tan skin type and a dimple on the left cheek with beautiful black eyes and black hair.
Reflecting upon her social media presence, Rita is not active there. Likewise, she does not have Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter accounts.