Rai King (born in 1982) is an American Podcast Co-host, Instagram Influencer, Teacher, Diversity Director, and Social Media Personality from Brooklyn, New York. She is best known as a spouse of Shaun King (American writer, pastor, entrepreneur, and internet personality).
But he is extremely popular for working as a civil rights activist to promote social justice causes. Shaun rose to fame after launching various internet campaigns such as TwitChange, aHomeinHaiti, HopeMob, etc.
Furthermore, King the co-founder of Real Justice PAC (Political Action Committee). On June 22, 2020, he went viral on the internet after he tweeted a very controversial post on his official Twitter account where millions of people follow him.
According to the tweet, the statue of Jesus Christ should be destroyed as it promotes white supremacyTwitter. He made this controversial tweet after the outburst of the “Black Lives Matter” protest.
Experts have long since said this is likely the most accurate depiction of Jesus.
White Americans who bought, sold, traded, raped, and worked Africans to death, for hundreds of years in this country, simply could not have THIS man at the center of their faith. pic.twitter.com/Mn1pOCR233
— Shaun King (@shaunking) June 23, 2020
During the protest, many statues and historical monuments have been vandalized. Shaun claimed that when the family of Jesus wanted to hide and blend in then they went to Egypt, not Denmark as per the Bible.
He even told his followers that “white Jesus is a lie” and it is just a tool of “white supremacy”. The civil rights activist said that white people used religion as a tool of oppression. He openly said that white people never accepted a religion from a brown man.
Early Life, Parents & Siblings
Her actual birthday information is not available on the internet. But Rai King was born in 1982 in the United States of America. Therefore, she ages 38 years old, as of 2020. During an interview, she revealed that she belongs to multiracial ethnicity.
However, Dreshare.com has not many details about her early life, parents, and childhood. Her father is a well-respected citizen of the United States and worked as a small scale businessman.
Shaun King’s spouse, Rai shared a very good relationship with her mother “Toni Johnson” who supported her in every phase of her life. She was raised alongside her sister(s) and brother(s) in Calabasas, California, the USA.
She studied in one of the local high schools in California and later graduated with a bachelors’ degree from an elite college in the USA. Her very first job was as a teacher in an elementary school.
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Piggy-backing off of our earlier post from today, @shaunking & @mrsraiking go in depth about what unconditional love is… And what it isn't. For them, unconditional love is accepting a person for who they are, but not excusing their behavior. . Do you share this same sentiment? Let us know in the comments! . Episode 5 out NOW and releasing every Wednesday!
In 2001, Rai King tied the knot with her husband “Jeffery Shaun King” in a private ceremony. The couple remains very private when it comes to their love life and never shared when and how they met each other for the first time.
Through her marriage, she gave birth to their three children and they also adopted two kids. Her son “Taeyonna King” is very close to his parents and studies in an elementary school in New York.
The names of their daughters are Savannah King, Ezekiel King, and Kendi King. They often make appearances on Rai and Shaun’s social media account. In fact, her spouse has an amazing fan-following on Instagram with over 3.5 million followers, as of June 2020.
|Real Full Birth Name||Rai King.|
|Profession||Podcast Co-host, Instagram Influencer, Teacher, Diversity Director, and Social Media Personality|
|Famous for||being the wife of Shaun King (American civil rights activist, writer, pastor, entrepreneur, and internet personality).|
|In the news for||her husband went viral on the internet after posting a controversial tweet where he claimed that the statue of Jesus Christ should be destroyed as it promotes white supremacy.|
|Age (How old, as of 2020)||38 years old.|
|Date of Birth||1982.|
|Birthplace||The United States of America.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Not known.|
|Current Residence||New York, USA.|
|Parents||Father: Name not available.
Mother: Toni Johnson.
|Siblings||Brother: not known.
|Social Media Accounts||Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/MrsRaiKing/
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Love Affair with her boyfriend.|
|Boyfriend||Name not available.|
|Husband/Spouse Name||Shaun King (m. 2001 - Present).|
|Daughter||Savannah King, Ezekiel King, and Kendi King.|
|Last Updated||June 24, 2020 (©️ Copyright - Dreshare.com).|
|Height||Feet & Inches: 5' 4".
Centimeters: 163 cm.
Meters: 1.63 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 75 Kg.
Pounds: 165 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||42-34-40.|
|Shoe Size (US)||6.|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
|School||Local High School.|
|Alma Mater.||Will update.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Singer: Beyoncé.|
|Dream Holiday Destination||Greece.|
|Love to do||Spending time with family and Reading.|
|Favorite Food||Mexican Cuisine.|
|Brands||Tarte, Marc Jacobs, Prada, Louis Vuitton, etc.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$200K - $250K US dollars (As of 2020).|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Rai King
- On Instagram, Shaun King’s wife also actively spoke against various social issues including racism. As of June 2020, Rai has more than 66,000 followers on the platform.
- As a podcast co-host, she is working in a show called “Married To The Movement” alongside her husband, Shaun King.
- They also run a YouTube channel and are not very active on the platform.
- Their video where a white police officer “Derek Chauvin” brutally killed a black man “George Floyd” received 643+ K views on Shaun King’s channel within few days of its upload.
- Her spouse Shaun King was raised by his single mother “Kay King” who worked in a light bulb factory for almost 40 years. He even called her as the anchor of the family.
- As per the reports, it was Rai King who first confirmed that her husband’s parents are white but Kay revealed that Shaun is a result of her romantic affair with a light-skinned black man.
- Shaun received a lot of hate on his social media for the fact that he is not Afro-America. People say that he is white but tries to act like a multiracial man.
- After his recent post went viral on the internet, he received more than twelve death treats in just a day.
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