Kobe Bryant and Vanessa Bryant spent more than two decades together before Kobe and their daughter Gianna were killed in a helicopter crash on Sunday, January 26, 2020. Take a look at their relationship through the years.
Kobe Bryant taking Vanessa Bryant (then Vanessa Cornejo Ubrieta) out on their first date to Disneyland on November 28th, 1999.
Attending the “Rush Hour 2” premiere in 2001
Celebrating the opening of Jennifer Lopez’s restaurant Madre’s in 2002
Vanessa Bryant standing by Kobe Bryant during his press conference amid sexual assault accusations in 2003.
Attending the 2004 MTV Movie Awards
Attending a Los Angeles Angels game with their daughter Natalia in 2005
A pregnant Vanessa Bryant poses with Kobe Bryant in 2006.
With their daughters Gianna and Natalia in 2007
Vanessa Bryant smiles at Kobe Bryant alongside their daughters after the Lakers defeat the Orlando Magic in 2009
Looking happy together during a NBA game in Dallas in 2010
Vanessa Bryant aids Kobe Bryant as he suffers from an injured foot in 2013
At a Lakers game in 2016
With their daughters Natalia and Gianna at the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Sports Awards in 2016
Kobe Bryant, wife Vanessa Bryant and daughters Gianna, Natalia and Bianka attend his jersey retirement ceremony his jersey retirement ceremony during halftime of a basketball game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Golden State Warriors in December of 2017.
Celebrating their 20th anniversary at Disneyland, where they had their first date.
Last seen together at Sean Combs 50th Birthday Bash on December 14th, 2019