Rod Laver is not married to his girlfriend Susan Johnson. The old lovebird found their true love after their respective spouses died. Le’s explore the old-age couple.
83 years old Rod Laver’s real name is Rodney George Laver. He was born on 9 August 1938 in Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia. Currently, he resides in Carlsbad, California, United States.
He is an Australian tennis player who was ranked at No. 1 in nine different years. That was a record in tennis at that time. From 1964-1970, he was at the No. 1 position in his tennis career.
Moreover, he was an 11-time Grans Slam Champion. In his honor, the Laver Cup tournament and the Rod Laver Arena are named after him.
Rod Laver Girlfriend Susan Johnson
Rod Laver met his girlfriend, Susan Johnson, in 1990.
On their first meet, they don’t even get noticed much. Later, after their respective spouse’s death, they met again and got reconnected to each other. They felt for each other and are now in a relationship.
Rod married his first wife, Mary, at the church in San Rafael, California, and other popular tennis players such as Barry Mackay, Roy Emerson, Mal Anderson, Lew Hoad, and many more.
Currently, he is dating a 70 years old Susan. She was born and grew up in Florida. She was previously married to F Ross Johnson, a Canadian Businessman. She has two sons, Neil and Bruce, and two daughters with his husband, Johnson.
It was wonderful seeing the Palexpo with my Aussie mate Fred Stolle on Thursday, followed by a special opening gala last night with my special friend, Susan. I’m so excited for today when it all starts. 🚀 #LaverCup pic.twitter.com/ZbImX1Neag
— Rod Laver (@rodlaver) September 20, 2019
Are They Married?
No, Rod Laver and Susan Johnson aren’t married yet.
They are still dating each other. She can be seen supporting Rob in his international events. They seem to be carefree of society. They don’t care about their age when it comes to love.
A great Day 2 @Wimbledon with Susan catching up with Mark Webber and my mate Fred Stolle and his wife Pat. Great to see @ashbar96 @alexdeminaur, @johnhmillman and @NickKyrgios get through. pic.twitter.com/YX5I4ZVXKH
— Rod Laver (@rodlaver) July 2, 2019
What Is His Net Worth?
Laver’s net worth is estimated to be $10 Million.
He was very energetic, talented, and popular at a young age. So he might have accumulated enough balance. Though he is aged, he still involves in many international endeavors.
Rod Laver Family
Laver was born to an Australian family.
Like he was previously married to Mary and had a son named Rick Laver. His son was born three weeks after he won the Grand Slam in 1969. Sadly, his wife died in November 2012 because of a serious health problem.
Their long marriage ended up after 46 years of togetherness.
Currently, he is dating Susan. She was also married previously, and after the demise of her husband, she linked up with Laver. She also has 4 children with her previous husband.