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Zulekha Haywood Age, Date of Birth, Nationality, Family, Wife, Net worth

Zulekha Haywood is the only daughter of NBA star Spencer Haywood and supermodel Iman and has 5 siblings from her parent’s other relationships. Complicated, right? In this article, you will get to know about Zulekha Haywood and their siblings and their relationships.

Zulekha Haywood is currently 40 years old and unlike her parents, wanted to pursue her career in business. She started her career by working for her mother’s cosmetics and later worked in other companies.

Zulekha is considered to be very private. She does not use social media very much. Hence, most of her personal information is unknown. Let us dive into the known stuff we know about her.

Zulekha Haywood on Obesity and her mother Iman – Source: YouTube


Zulekha Haywood Age, Date of Birth, Birthday, Family, what about his father, mother, where is he from? Early life.

Zulekha Haywood was born on July 5, 1978. Her parents are supermodel Iman and former NBA star player, Spencer Haywood. Throughout her childhood and youth, she struggled with obesity and underwent gastric band surgery in her 20s. The surgery is said to have helped her tremendously.

Haywood went to Mercy High School and attended Michigan State University for higher studies. Instead of following in her parents’ footsteps, she chose to blaze her own path. So, she pursued her own career in business rather.

A photo of Zulekha Haywood and her mother Iman
Zulekha Haywood (right) with her mother Iman – Source: Celebtattler

After finishing her education she joined her mother’s company, IMAN Cosmetics and moved up the corporate ladder. By 2002, Zulekha was an account manager which started making changes in her net worth.

Working in IMAN Cosmetics until 2014, when she was offered a brand manager and senior business analyst at another company. The company was Jay Manuel Beauty. She has worked concurrently with a lot of big brands such as WalmartCVS, and Walgreens. She has also gained skills in software and technical programs like Jet Reports, MS NAV, SAP, and EDI.

With all those skills and experiences under her resume, Zulekha Haywood’s Net Worth is a stunning $4 Million Dollar as of 2018. She is still a working professional so it is pretty sure that her net worth will change in the coming years.

“A woman’s worth can never be found on a scale”

-Zulekha Haywood

Parents-Spencer Haywood and Iman and her siblings.

Haywood’s parents are a former professional basketball player and Olympic Gold Medalist, Spencer Haywood who is a legendary player of ABA and the NBA. Her mother Iman is a fashion diva, entrepreneur, and actress popularly known for her work in No Way Out and Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country.

A photo of Zulekha Haywood with her father and former Knicks Player Spencer Haywood
Zulekha Haywood with her father and former Knicks Player Spencer Haywood – Source: Celebtattler

Spencer Haywood and his complicated relationships.

Spencer Haywood (born April 22, 1949) is an American former professional basketball player and Olympic Gold Medalist. Haywood is a member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, being inducted in 2015.

Spencer is a household name for any Knicks fan. He got into the New York Knicks in 1975. He later played for New Orleans Jazz and Los Angeles Lakers.

Spencer currently resides in Las Vegas. He was married to Zulekha’s mother Iman from 1977-1987. Later, the couple divorced. He later remarried in 1990 to his current wife Linda having three daughters with her.

Iman and her complicated relationships.

Iman Mohamed Abdulmajid (born July 22, 1955) is a Somali fashion model, actress, and entrepreneur. She started her own cosmetics firm in 1994 focusing on rare shades for women.

Iman was first married at age 18 to Hassan, a young Somali businessman. She married American basketball player Spencer Haywood. Their daughter, Zulekha Haywood, was born in 1978.

A photo of Spencer Haywood (right) with his then wife Iman
Spencer Haywood (right) with his then-wife Iman – Source: Samyysandra

However, they divorced in 1987. In 1992, Iman married English musician David Bowie. She has another daughter from her marriage with David. Iman is also stepmother to Bowie’s son from a previous marriage, Duncan Jones. Bowie died in 2016, making her a widow. She then wrote a tribute to him. The tribute was called “The struggle is real, but so is God”.

Zulekha Haywood Siblings and how they relate.

 Zulekha Haywood has a total of five siblings from her parent’s other relationships. Firstly, She has three sisters – Nikiah, Isis, and Shaakira Haywood from her father. Secondly, she also has a half-sister – Alexandria Zahra-Jones, and a half-brother – Duncan Jones, from her mother.

Haywood’s three sisters are from her father’s relationship with his current wife Linda Haywood. Her half-sister is from her mother’s marriage to David Bowie. However, her half-brother-Duncan Jones is from her stepdad David Bowie’s previous marriage prior to her mother.

Haywood’s half-sister Alexandria Zahra Jones is pretty famous on Instagram. She prefers to be called by the name Lexi Jones. Duncan Jones on the other hand is a movie director, producer, and screenwriter. He is best known for directing Moon, Source Code and Warcraft.

Shaakira Haywood on the other hand is following in her father’s footsteps. She plays basketball for her college. Shaakira is said to have scored a season-high nine points at her game. Isis Haywood is a Social Activist. She does marketing at Slam. She is said to have more than four thousand Instagram followers.

Haywood’s parental relationships as well as sibling relationships are considered to be quite confusing, even in Hollywood. Her relations with her siblings are not very public. They have never been seen together in public or in holidays.

Personal Relationships.

Zulekha Haywood is a married woman. She is currently in a marital relationship with her long-term boyfriend turned husband Jason Young. The couple tied the knot in 2016 in the presence of their close ones. She is an introverted type of woman so that she prefers to keep her personal life far from the public.

Spencer Haywood announcing on Instagram about his daughter’s pregnancy rumors – Source: Instagram

The duo shares a daughter together. They gave birth to their child on July 22, 2017. But, the loving pair has kept the name of their child far from the public. Haywood is living a blissful married life with her spouse, Young. Also, they are happily celebrating their romance among all.

Measurements-Height, Weight and personal info.

Height5 ft 6 inch.
Weight62 kg
Eye ColorHazel
Zodiac SignTaurus
ProfessionAmerican Business Analyst
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