Hype Life Magazine - Jamaican Celebrity News, Gossip, Photos, Videos and Music Updates
Vanessa Bryant Posts Heartbreaking Pic Of Kobe And Gianna On Instagram

Vanessa Bryant Shares Heartrending Photo Of Kobe & Gianna On Instagram As First Public Acknowledgment

Kobe Bryant’s widow, Vanessa, memorializes her late husband and their daughter Gianna on Instagram as the first public acknowledgment since her shocking loss.

’s widow, , made a first public acknowledgment Wednesday (Jan. 29) since the death of her husband and one of their children, changed her Instagram profile photo to an image that captured Bryant and Gianna sharing a warm embrace.

The photo, which was taken February 14, 2016, before Kobe Bryant’s final NBA All-Star Game, shows the basketball legend and their 13-year-old daughter sharing a tender moment.

Vanessa Bryant Posts Emotional Photo of Kobe And Gianna - Instagram Profile Picture
Photo credit: Instagram (@vanessabryant)
 Latest Jamaican Celebrity News And Gossip Updates

Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna tragically died in a horrific helicopter crash, which claimed the lives of 7 others, in Calabasas, California on Sunday (Jan. 26). He was 41.

Vanessa Bryant hasn’t said anything publicly yet about her husband and daughter’s passing.

A source close to the family told Entertainment Tonight that Vanessa is “completely shocked and heartbroken” but is “trying to stay as strong as she can in front of her children.”

Photo credit: Instagram (@kobebryant)

Vanessa and Kobe Bryant tied the knot in 2001.

“Vanessa married Kobe when she was 18 and never expected to live her life without him. She has been surrounded by her family and friends but she feels almost numb to everything. Right now she’s taking time to be with her girls,” the source told the media outlet.

Sources had previously told People magazine that Vanessa, 37, “can’t finish a sentence without crying.”

Vanessa Bryant also made her account public after turning it private following the shocking accident. Her page is filled with sweet memories of her family, including several photos and videos of Gianna showing off her love of basketball. Vanessa also often referred to Gianna as being Bryant’s twin.

Last year November, Vanessa shared a photo of herself with Kobe as she reminisced about the day they first met each other.

“The day we met 20 years ago. K.o.b.e. I L.o.v.e. YOU [email protected] #forever 11/27/99 #firstpic ❤️,” she captioned the image on instagram.

Kobe Bryant And Vanessa First Picture Before Marriage and Daughters
Photo credit: Instagram (@vanessabryant)

Kobe, Gianna, John Altobelli, Keri Altobelli, Alyssa Altobelli, Sarah Chester, Payton Chester, Christina Mauser, and pilot Ara Zobayan were on their way to a youth basketball game at Bryant’s Mamba Academy when the aircraft crashed into a mountain, according to ESPN.

Bryant is also survived by daughters Natalia, 17, Bianka, 3, and 7-month-old Capri.

Photo credit: Instagram (@kobebryant)
Previous
Reggae singer Romain Virgo and wife Elizabeth welcome Twin Babies copy

Romain Virgo And Wife Elizabeth Welcome Twins

Next
Adele Dramatic Weight Loss Transfomation Pictures Shock Fans

Adele's Dramatic Weight Loss Transformation Shocks Fans


Our site uses cookies. By continuing to use our site, you agree to our privacy policy.

Ad Blocker Detected 🤓

Hi, there! We have noticed that you have an ad blocker enabled. Advertising helps fund our website and keeps it free of charge for everyone.

We kindly ask that you whitelist our website to continue using Hype Life Magazine for free. Thanks for supporting us!