Evelyn Lozada is an American housewife who gained fame when she was featured in the VH1 reality TV series called Basketball Wives. She is also a model and a spokesperson. She has been on the show since its inception in 2010.
Evelyn Lozada and her early life
As per her bio, Evelyn Lozada was born as Evelyn Alexandra Lozada. She was born on 10 December 1975 and his aged 42 years now. Her birth town is Brooklyn in New York. Her parents are Nengo Lozada and Sylvia Ferrer. She was raised by her mother in the Bronx. She has a sister. She has Puerto Rican ethnicity and has an American nationality. She is a Roman Catholic.
Evelyn Lozada and her career in business
Evelyn migrated to Miami in the year 2007. She first started work as a secretary to an entertainment attorney. She then partnered with another person and launched a shoe boutique which she opened in Coral Gables, Florida.
Evelyn and her career on TV
Evelyn was married to Chad Johnson and hence she got an opportunity to be part of the show Basketball Wives on VH1. This reality series portrays the lives of wives, ex-wives and the girlfriends of professional and famous basketball players. There was another reality TV show which was to air but did not and it was called Ev and Ocho and was basically revolving around the lives of Evelyn and Chad.
Evelyn also is part of another reality show based on her life with her daughter Shaniece from another relationship. This program is called Livin’ Lozada.
Evelyn also possesses writing skills and along with her brand strategist Courtney Parker she has penned a novel called The Wives Association: Inner Circle and released it in 2012. She has also appeared in September 2012 on the TV show called Iyania: Fix My Life. She is against wearing fur for clothes.
Evelyn has been working on TV since 2010 and has earned a decent sum of money. Her estimated net worth is $ 3 million.
Evelyn Lozada and her personal life, husband, and children
Evelyn was in a relationship with NBA star Antoine Walker from 1998 to 2008 and was the couple had also got engaged. But they split. Evelyn then began dating Chad Johnson (Chad Ochocinco) and Chad proposed to her on 16 November 2010. The couple exchanged vows on 4 July 2012 in Saint Martin. In August the same year, Chad was arrested by Florida police on charges of domestic violence.
Three days later, Evelyn filed for divorce. By September she managed to get the divorce. Chad was on a year of probation. The issue of this domestic violence was brought out again in an episode of Basketball Wives in July 2017. Evelyn then tweeted live for her fans. She wrote:
“I know my truth, my ex knows the truth, and our families… That’s all that matters. I’m sorry to both families for having to re-live this over and over again! #basketballwives”
I know my truth, my ex knows the truth, and our families… That’s all that matters. I’m sorry to both families for having to re-live this over and over again! #basketballwives
— Evelyn Lozada (@EvelynLozada) July 3, 2018
Evelyn then began a relationship with Carl Crawford in 2013. They got engaged in December of the same year. The couple had a son in 2014. In August 2017, the couple broke their engagement.
Evelyn also has a daughter from a previous relationship. She is a grown-up girl now and her name is Shaniece Hairston. Her date of birth is 16 June 1993.
Credits: Wikipedia.com, vh1.com