Born on 17 June 1980 in Lynwood, Venus Williams is an American writer. She participated in tennis at the 2016 Summer Olympics. In 2017, the actress played in the film 'Strong Island'. She earned the Best Female Tennis Player ESPY Award (2006). She is 1.85m tall. She is living in Palm Beach Gardens (United States of America). She holds a degree from Indiana University East. Her father is Richard Williams and her mother is Oracene Price.