Malaysia Pargo gained popularity through her appearance in the hit reality show, Basketball Wives: Los Angeles. She is also often considered as the ex-wife of an American professional basketball coach and former player.
The 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 meters) tall beauty is an eminent social media personality who has gained a strong fan base on social networking platforms.
Besides being known as a reality star and the ex-wife, Malaysia has worked hard to earn a living with her efforts as an entrepreneur and a jewelry designer.
Malaysia Pargo Real Name, Age
Born in 1980 to Black ethnical parents, Malaysia Pargo celebrates her birthday on 12th August every year.
Although now, she has heightened her career, not much is known about her family life, including her family background and educational background; however, she embraces Black ethnicity.
Malaysia has once posted a picture with her father wishing him on the special occasion of Father's Day. On her Instagram account, she has also published a photo with a guy mentioning him as a big brother.
While talking about Malaysia's real name, she once revealed her government name which was, Laquisha Gilbert, during the season one of Basketball Wives LA. But she has never explained why she goes by Malaysia Pargo instead.
Malaysia Married To Husband, Divorce
Malaysia's married life has always been under the spotlight from the beginning.
It was at the age of 22 when she first met American professional basketball coach Jannero Pargo, at a party in Los Angeles. Soon, they started dating, and it was not long before they decided to take their relationship to the next level.
Thus, in 2006, Malaysia and her boyfriend exchanged their marital vows starting their own family.
Her marriage produced three lovely kids, including a set of twins. They became proud parents showering all the love and care to the children.
Malaysia Pargo poses with her kids including twins on 13 May 2019 (Photo: Malaysia Pargo's Instagram)
Unfortunately, Malaysia's married life came crashing in 2014, after Malaysia filed for divorce. The rumors of her ex-husband being unfaithful revolved after their divorce.
Seemingly, after the divorce, Malaysia was also surrounded by rumors. On 18th August 2016, Power99Philly posted a picture of Malaysia with a guy mentioning him as her boyfriend. But on the matter of fact, Malaysia has not accepted nor denied the rumors.
A year later, Malaysia posted a picture with a guy and gave him the tag of a soul mate in the caption. However, the guy can only be her friend because she has not given further explanation.
Malaysia's Net Worth
Malaysia's endeavors have undoubtedly paid off as the reality TV star and businesswoman. She has amassed enough fortune and is living a comfortable life with her impressive net worth of $3.5 million.
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Malaysia first rose to spotlight as a cast member of the hit reality television series, Basketball Wives: Los Angeles on VH1. She has also made her career as an entrepreneur.