Dirk Nowitzki and Jessica Olsson

Dirk Nowitzki Marries in Kenya

The Dallas Mavericks player goes abroad to wed his fiancé

by #teamEBONY, July 31, 2012

Dirk Nowitzki and Jessica Olsson

Dirk Nowitzki and Jessica Olsson


Since becoming engaged in April, rumors have been flying about the exact wedding date for Dallas Maverick Dirk Nowitzki and his long-time girlfriend, Jessica Olsson. The Kenyan beauty, who is the associate director for the Goss-Michael Foundation art gallery in Dallas, and German NBA star traveled to Kenya to have a traditional ceremony. 

In addition to formally meeting the families, the happy couple were presented with hand-woven Kikuyua tribe bags and celebrated in an outdoor tent. Nowitzki and Olsson will have a second wedding ceremony in Germany for his side of the family.

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