Who is Jaliyah Manuel?

Jaliyah Manuel is well-known as an American social media star, actress, model, and multi-sport athlete. In addition, she is famous as an Instagram star, known for her “@officialjaliyahmanuel” Instagram account.

Quick Wiki
Full NameJaliyah Manuel
Date of Birth6 September, 2009
Birth PlaceUSA
FatherJavon Manuel
MotherTracey Manuel
ProfessionSocial media star,
Multi-sport athlete
Age13 years old
Weight41 kg
Height4 feet 9 inches
Body MeasurementN/A
Eye ColorHazel
Hair ColorBrown
Relationship StatusSingle
Net Worth$8 million

Early Life & Age

Jaliyah Manuel was born in 2009, on September 6. Jaliyah was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, in the United States of America. Presently, she is 13 years old as of 2022. Manuel is the daughter of Javon Manuel (father) and Tracey Manuel (mother). Manuel’s father is her coach and is often seen in her basketball videos, and her mother is in the medical profession.

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Jaliyah Manuel has grown up with her younger brother, Jakobe Jett. He is also a good basketball player. Jaliyah went to Belle Chasse Primary School. Manuel is a very good student who consistently scores “A” in all subjects. Jaliyah states that her parents do not allow her to practice basketball unless she consistently keeps her grades up.

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Jaliyah Manuel started playing basketball with a plastic hoop when she was just 15 months old. Manuel would shoot foam balls through a hoop, and that is when her parents first saw a glimpse of her basketball potential. Jaliyah began training and sharpening her basketball skills with her father, also her coach, at the age of four.

Jaliyah Manuel was six years old; in February 2016, her father posted two separate videos of her on Facebook showing off her basketball skills which she instantly shot to fame with over 6o million views of the videos.

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Jaliyah Manuel can do splits while dribbling with her hands; she can easily hit three-pointers and dribble while catching tennis balls. Manuel’s training sessions with her father also showcase her stamina, speed, and strength. Jaliyah was doing hill sprints, and 30-inch box jumps to train harder and get better at her game at eight.

Jaliyah Manuel is seen running with a lawn mover tied to her waist. Her deftness at handling the ball is masterful and not something that would easily come to a nine-year-old. Jaliyah trains for 30 hours every week with her father. Manuel is a basketball fanatic and is said to eat, sleep, think, dream, live, and breathe basketball.

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Jaliyah Manuel records college games during the day that he watches with her dog at night before going to bed. She has often been described as the “next Steph Curry” by her fans. Jaliyah was once invited to meet him. She also likes to take an active interest in her subjects at school and is a straight-A student.

Jaliyah Manuel participates in talent shows at school and often walks away with the first prize. Manuel’s parents fully support her basketball aspirations but place equal importance on her studies. Jaliyah wants to be a doctor and a basketball player when she grows up. Manuel also aspires to be the first female NBA player.

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Jaliyah Manuel has piqued the interest of different top sports training schools in the USA, including “IMG Academy” and “UConn (University of Connecticut)” which has the country’s premier women’s college basketball team. She has her own Instagram account that her parents handle and has over 133k followers.

Jaliyah has her apparel line named “Team Liyah” and has partnered with “Unconfined Apparel” to sell t-shirts, shorts, caps, bags, etc. She has also modeled for brands such as “Nike” and “Jordan” and sponsorships for different basketball-related product brands.

Jaliyah Manuel once appeared on “The Steve Harvey Show” and has acted in the 2017 film “she Ball” starring Nick Cannon. Manuel was also part of the 2017 YouTube “Whistle” series “No Days Off.”

Relationships/ Dating/ Kids

Jaliyah Manuel is currently single. She is too young to be in a romantic relationship. Manuel focuses on her career and study rather than being in a romantic relationship.

Social Media

Jaliyah Manuel is active on her social media accounts. She is active on her social media accounts like Instagram, YouTube, and Facebook. Jaliyah amassed over 132k followers on her Instagram, 2k followers on her Facebook, and 2.21k subscribers on her YouTube channel.

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Net Worth

Jaliyah Manuel is well-known as a social media star, actress, model, and multi-sport athlete. She has done such a great job in her career. Manuel gathered a decent amount of money throughout her career. Her estimated net worth is around $8 million.

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