Vicky Karayiannis Wiki, Husband, Children, Height & Net Worth

Vicky Karayiannis
Vicky Karayiannis

Quick Facts of Vicky Karayiannis

Full NameVicky Karayiannis
Marital StatusWidow
BirthplaceUnited States
Eye colourBrown
Hair colourBlack
SpouseChris Cornell (died in 2017)
Height5 feet 5 inches
Online PresenceTwitter
ChildrenToni Cornell, Christopher Nicholas Cornell

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Popularly known as the widow of late legendary singer and musician (Chris Cornell)Vicky Karayiannis a Paris-based American publicist by profession. The couple tied the knot in 2004 after dating for months. Moreover, they also shared two children, a son, and a daughter. After the death of Chris, Vicky is taking care of her children.

Vicky Karayiannis’ Wiki, Bio

Vicky Karayiannis was born to Toni Karayiannis in the United States of America. Karayiannis is American as per nationality and as far as her ethnicity is concerned, she is White. Moreover, nothing much is known about her early life and education.

Furthermore, Karayiannis is a Paris-based American publicist by profession. Whereas her late husband, Chris Cornell was a well-known musician and singer. He was the lead vocalist for the rock bands, Audioslave and Soundgarden. He released several songs and albums which helped him to get nominated for several prestigious awards and won some of them as well. She is also a broad member of addiction policy forum.

Vicky Karayiannis’ Income & Net Worth

Vicky Karayiannis’ net worth has not revealed whereas, her husband had an estimated net worth of $60 million. They owned a house in Beverly Hills worth $5.4 million.

After the death of her husband, Karayiannis is managing her earnings and property.

When Chris was alive, the couple formed the Chris and Vicky Cornell Foundation in 2012 which works for homeless, poor, abused or neglected children.

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Vicky Karayiannis’ Personal Life (Husband & Children)

Vicky Karayianis married Chris Cornell after dating for months. The couple met for the first time when Chris was on the tour with his bandmates in France. Moreover, in 2013, Chris proposed her with a diamond ring and rest we all know. In an interview, Cornell explained his first met with Vicky:

”When I met my wife Vicky’s family, I had to go out of my way to convince them – to show them – that I wasn’t anything like their idea of a musician.”

Finally, in 2004, they tied the knot in Paris. Furthermore, the husband-wife couple shared two children, a daughter Toni (born in September 2004) and a son Chris Nicholas (born in December 2005).

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Family trip to @disneyland in 2008.

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Everything was going fine, until 18th May 2017 when Chris was found dead in the bathroom of a hotel room in Detroit after performing at a Soundgarden concert. As per the report, the cause of his death was determined to be suicide by hanging.

The real reason for his suicide is unknown but his wife blame doctor for the suicide saying that the doctor should never prescribe the drug to relieve pain. The widow of Chris is now taking care of their children and family.

Check out the video where Vicky Karayiannis talked about her husband’s death:

His death devasted the world as well as the family. The world surely misses him and his contributions.

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Vicky Karayiannis’ Body Measurement (Height)

Vicky Karayiannis stands at the height of 5 feet 5 inches. Similarly, as per some online sources, she was born on 13th August 1987 which makes her age 31 as of 2018.