Who Is Donald Sterling Wife Rochelle Stein?
Donald Sterling tied a knot with his wife Rochelle Stein in 1955, and they have been together despite all the ups and downs. While tieing a knot, his partner was only 21 years of age.
Rochelle was born on 2 September 1934 in a Jewish family. She grew up in her hometown Wilmington, California, with her parents; however, as time flew by, she completed her education in Los Angeles at Roosevelt High School and graduated.
Then, she met her future husband and took an interest in his real estate holdings. She first took a step by investing in Beverly Hills apartments. The couple was happily married, sharing three kids in the family until Sterling and Shelly became estranged in 2012.
Before that, Donald was in a relationship with a woman, Alexandra Castro. They signed a contract with an agreement that "(he) is happily married, has a family, and has no intention of engaging in any activity inconsistent with his domestic relationship."
Regardless of all drama, Rochelle and Donald were together until they lost their connection following a dispute. Sterling moved to his luxurious mansion in Beverly Hills, California, while his wife stayed in Malibu, California's beach house.
However, they resolved their dispute in 2016 after almost filing for divorce. At the time, Donald's attorney Bobby Samini commented, "notwithstanding all the difficult events of the last two years, the Sterlings have resolved their differences."
Moreover, it was Rochelle who handled the property of the Los Angeles Clippers and sold it on his behalf after the doctor regarded him as mentally unstable to lead the Sterling family Trust financial matters. Besides all the popularity and relationship with her husband, Stein is well-familiar as one of the most powerful women in real estate.
She herself is a billionaire who owns luxurious mansions and has dealt with several properties. Going through all the uncertainties, Stein and Sterling stayed with each other and been together for almost seven decades. They had struggled for years in their marriage and finally solved their difference.
Rochelle is known as a strong woman who stayed with Sterling despite the hard times and struggles. Moreover, she looked after her children and became one of the strongest women in the real estate world.