Kobe Bryant’s Wife Vanessa Bryant Makes Instagram Page Private, Turns Off Comments After His Passing

Kobe Bryant and Vanessa Bryant

Kobe Bryant’s Wife Vanessa Bryant Makes Instagram Page Private, Turns Off Comments After His Passing

The wife of late legendary NBA star Kobe Bryant is making sure her grieving process is a private one.Vanessa Bryant, who would have celebrated her 19th wedding anniversary with Kobe Bryant this year has made her Instagram page private and turned off her comments.

Vanessa Bryant was not only the wife of Kobe Bryant, the mother of their daughter Gianna Bryant, who also died Sunday (Jan. 26).

Kobe Bryant & daughter Gianna

The two were reportedly heading to Gianna Bryant’s travel basketball game in a helicopter when it crashed in Calabasas, Calif.

The cause of the crash is said to be under intense investigation, so it’s not clear what caused it yet.





A previous video of Kobe Bryant explaining why he relied on helicopters for transportation went viral Monday (Jan. 27).

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#KobeBryant explaining why he uses a helicopter.

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The couple had four daughters together: Natalia, 17, Gianna, 13, Bianka, 3, and Capri Kobe Bryant,who they welcomed back in June.





Kobe Bryant, Vanessa Bryant and three oldest daughters

Vanessa Bryant, daughter Capri

Prayers for Vanessa Bryant & their families, friends and fans, as well as those impacted in the helicopter crash.





Authored by: Char Patterson