Quick Facts of Laura Govan

  • Full NameLaura Govan
  • Date of Birth21 September, 1979
  • NicknameLaura
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceOakland, California
  • Ethnicity Black
  • ProfessionTelevision personality
  • Nationality American
  • Eye colour Light Brown
  • Hair colour Light Brown
  • BuildSlim
  • SpouseGilbert Arenas
  • Height6 feet 2 inches
  • Weight59 Kgs
  • Body Measurement35-25-35 inches
  • Education New Mexico State University
  • Online PresenceFacebook, Twitter, Instagram
  • Children4
  • Horoscope Virgo
  • Net Worth$10 Million
Laura Govan

Short Description of Laura Govan

Laura Govan is a very popular reality star and television personality from the United States of America. Laura is well recognized for her roles on the VH1 reality series Basketball Wives: LA, for season 1 and season 2. Also, she is the ex-fiance of former NBA all-star Gilbert Arenas.

She celebrates her birthday on every year of September 21 and her Zodiac sign is Virgo. Laura has been into controversies regarding her personal life for having rumored affair with Shaquille O’Neal. She holds an American identity and belongs to the white ethical background.

Early Life and Education

Turning some pages back to her early life, Laura Govan was born on September 21, 1979, in Oakland in the state of California in the United States, and was raised with two siblings. Govan’s childhood was terrifying, as she has to go through a car accident at the age of 7 and has been in a coma for several months.

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Regarding her education, she is a graduate of New Mexico State University with a Master’s Degree in Sports Psychology. Despite this, she has also her BA degree in International Business.


Talking about her career in the entertainment and television field, Laura has appeared on several shows including a controversial series, “Basketball Wives LA”. Recently, she has not appeared in any films, but we are sure, in near future, she might start her career in the film industry as well.

Besides this, she was ex-fiance of former NBA all-star Gilbert Arenas. Currently, there is no further information regarding her career more than the information mentioned above.

Personal Life:

Moving onto her personal relationships, she has been through various ups and downs in it. Currently, Laura is single after the collapse of her long-term on and off relationship with Gilbert Arenas, a former basketball player. The couple was spotted living in relationships from the year 2001.

During their relationships, the had strong bond which leads them to be parents of four children, named Aloni Arenas, Alijah Amani Arenas, Hamley Arenas, Izela Samaya Arenas.

In the year 2008, she was dragged into controversies, after secret emails between her and basketball player Shaquille O’Neal was leaked. The couple was rumored to be dating with each other. Laura Govan has a straight sexual orientation.

Body Statistics (Height & Weight)

Reviewing the physical features of Laura, she has a slim body type that measures 35-25-35 inches. Laura has a height of 6 feet 2 inches tall and weights of 59 Kgs.

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She has light brown eyes and hair. Govan is famous on social sites like Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

Net Worth

She has maintained a net worth of $10 Million.

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