Vanessa Bryant paid tribute to her late husband, Kobe Bryant, on what would have been his 44th birthday. Vanessa posted a photo of herself and the late Los Angeles Lakers legend hugging after the team won the NBA championship in 2009.
Several celebrities commented on Vanessa's post to wish Kobe a Happy Birthday.
Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, were killed in a helicopter crash in Los Angeles on January 26, 2020.
. Vanessa posted a photo on Instagram in July of her family visiting the Italian city of Reggio Calabria, where Kobe lived when he was eight years old.