Will Smith Family

Will Smith Family

Will Smith is an African American and was born on 25 September 1968 to Caroline and Williard Christopher Smith Sr. He was raised in Philadelphia and Germantown in Northwest Philadelphia.

His mother was a school administrator working for the Philadelphia school board, and his father was a refrigeration engineer. Will was brought up in a middle class family. However, his parents separated when he was just thirteen and later on they got divorced.

At the age of 27, Will met Jada for the first time when she auditioned for the role of Smith's girlfriend on "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" show. Although she was turned down due to her height, Will did not turn her out. It was in 1997 that Smith proposed to Jada in the month of November.

They have two children. Their son was named after his mother, Jaden Christopher Syre Smith who was born on July 8, 1998. He later starred with his father in the movie The Pursuit of Happyness. Jada later gave birth to their daughter named Willow Camille Reign Smith on October 31, 2000.

Previously Will Smith married Sheree Elizabeth Zampino in May 1992. She was a year older than Smith. They were aged 24 and 25 when they got married.  Smith has a son named Willard Christopher "Trey" Smith III through this marriage. Trey was born in 1992 to Sheree Zampino and Will Smith. However, this marriage did not work out and they got divorced in December 1995.

Will Smith owns a company named after his first son, Treyball Development Inc.

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