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Dikembe Mutombo is Married to Wife: Rose Mutombo. 6 children.

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Dikembe Mutombo is married to his wife, Rose Mutombo, and kids, Carrie Biamba Mutumbo, Jean Jacques Dikembe Mutumbo Mplombo, Jr., Reagan Nancy Mutombo, and Ryan Mutombo.

Dikembe Mutombo Mpolondo Mukamba Jean-Jacques Wamutombo, famous as Dikembe Mutombo, born on June 25, 1966, is a Congolese-American who is a Congolese-American is a former Professional Basketball player.

He is not just a professional player, but he had played for 18 seasons and was entitled as one of the most excellent shot blockers and defensive players.

Having the skills and talent, Dikembe bagged the NBA defensive player of the year award four-time. Alongside his defensive player award, he had also been an eight-time all-star.

Dikembe Mutombo is married to Rose Mutombo since 1996

Rose Mutombo Biography

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Dikembe Mutombo with his wife, Rose Mutombo

The wife of the NBA defensive player Dikembe Mutombo, Rose Mutombo Kiese, was born on March 19, 1960. As of 2022, she is 62 years old.

Unfortunately, Dikembe’s wife does not disclose such information to the public to keep a low profile despite her husband being an NBA superstar. Although there are pictures of them together, rose leaves the spotlight solely on her husband.

Nonetheless, through thorough research and little facts that the media have gathered, we could get to know what his wife Rose’s doing in life.

Aside from being a supportive and loving wife to Dikembe Mutombo, Rose works as a Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) lawyer where she hails from, and is also a politician.

She had trained as a lawyer and later started working as a magistrate at the General Prosecutor’s Office at the Council of State.

It is very fortunate that due to her hard work and passion, Rose was appointed as the Minister of Justice and Keeper of the seals in the Lukonde government last 2021, following several months of negotiations on the constitution of the Sacred Union of the Nation.

She is very charitable and an emphatic person who is into humanitarian efforts, her most recent philanthropic event was just last 2017 when they attended the 13th UNICEF Snowflake Ball.

They also made an appearance in Rome, where her husband spoke at a session on Advancing Sustainable Development.

Dikembe Mutombo Children


The star and Rose were able to have a considerable family containing six children. The couple has two children on their own.

Moreover, one of their adopted sons is Ryan Mutombo, 17 years old, 7’7 tall, who is currently on the court as an emerging basketball superstar. He received an award as the 16th best center in High school and has committed himself last 2021.

Since then, he is to playing at Georgetown. Although he is following the path of his father and the comparison of the two is obvious, he prefers to make his very own stamp on the Mutombo basketball legacy.

In addition, the other two children he adopted from his brother, who died of a brain tumor, were named Reagan Mutombo and Nancy Mutombo. There were no further details about the two.

To break it into account, Dikembe and Rose’s offspring are Carrie Biamba Mutombo, and Jean Jacques Dikembe Mutumbo Mplombo, Jr., the other kid’s name remained unnamed.

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