Justin Dior Combs is an American football player, actor and social media celebrity. He was born on December 30, 1993, in New York. His father is Sean Combs.
Justin is well known for his diva behavior. He likes luxury, expensive things and money. A lot of controversy was sparked after he had accepted a scholarship by the University of California, Los Angeles, since that scholarship was meant for young talents who couldn’t afford education.
Justin likes acting as well. He had a role in “Date with a Hammer”, a movie from 2013. He is active on social media. His Instagram account has over 1.3 million followers.
|5 ft 9 in / 175 cm
|172 lbs / 78 kg
Justin was born on 30 December 1993, in Mount Vernon, New York, U.S. His father is the famous musician and rapper Sean Combs, better known as Puff Daddy or P. Diddy. His mother is Misa Hylton-Brim. She is a costume and fashion designer. Justin’s parents met in high school. Combs wasn’t happy when he found out that he was going to be a father. For years he denied any responsibility towards Justin, but after Misa sued him he decided to participate in his child’s life.
Justin has many brothers and sisters. His father has three children with actress Kimberly Porter. He also has a daughter with Sarah Chapman. Sean has also adopted a son of Kim Porter and Al B, so Justin has one more brother from his father side.
His mother has another son. His name is Niko and he is a rapper. From his mother’s side, Justin has a half-sister, too.
Justin attended a private school named “California School”. After that, he went to Catholic Iona Preparatory School in New Rochelle, New York. He is interested in business, so he wants to study Business Marketing. His career as a football player started after he attended University of California, Los Angeles. Justin’s role model is an NFL quarterback Michael Vick.
Besides football, Justin loves acting and dancing.
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Justin loved playing football since he was a child. His passion for the game developed in his preparatory school when Victor Quinlo started coaching him. During high school he had a defensive back position, but when he became a senior, Justin switched to starting quarterback.
Since Justin showed his incredible skills in high school, he earned titles like All-League, All-City, All-State and All-American Performer. He was ranked at number 132 in the cornerback category and was placed at the fifth position of the best team recruits in New York list, according to ESPN.
In 2012, Justin decided to study at UCLA. Media was furious with college’s decision, since it decided to give an athletes scholarship to Justin. Many stated that he was from a wealthy family, since his father had his own company, and that the scholarship would be useful to someone who didn’t have enough money to pay 54 thousand dollars to attend UCLA.
Justin and UCLA representatives stated that he was given that opportunity solely based on Justin’s skills as a player. University also explained that the athlete’s scholarship didn’t have anything to do with his background, since all the funds from it were donated or sponsored by investors who were interested in taking Justin’s career one step further.
During his first year at ULCA, Justin didn’t play on the court, but since 2013 he played seven games for Bruins. He played as a defensive quarterback on special teams or as a reserve on defense. Over the span of one year he had seven tackles, three in 2013 season and four in 2014, including one in the win over USC.
In 2015, Justin was involved in another controversy, since his father, Sean Combs, was arrested for attacking his son’s coach Sal Alosi. Apparently, Combs believed the coach was too aggressive during practice so he went to talk to him in his private office. Alosi disrespected Combs, who reacted violently . Combs was held in the campus jail and then he was transferred to Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department. The whole incident was later settled privately.
Besides football, Justin loves acting, as well. He appeared on MTV’s Super Sweet 16 show alongside his brothers, in 2008. Five years later, he starred in a movie called Date with a Hammer.
Justin was in a relationship with a social media star, India Westbrooks. Before that, he was involved with a model Chantel Jeffries. In February 2018, he started a relationship with a model and business woman, Alexis Skyy. She has a daughter with the rapper Fetty Wap.
Justin is 5 ft 9 in. He weighs 172 lbs. He has black eyes and black hair. His favorite actor is Johnny Depp. His favorite actress is Jennifer Aniston. He likes fast cars, shopping and traveling. He would love to live in London. His favorite musician is Slash.
Justin currently lives in his birth home in New York. He is sponsored by Ciroc Vodka and Sean John Enyce clothing company. He owns the ABC’s channel show called “Nightline”. His net worth is estimated to be round 550 million dollars.
Facts and Net Worth
|Justin Dior Combs
|Date of Birth
|December 30, 1993
|Place of Birth
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