Celebrity weddings, engagements of 2011

Slideshow posted in Entertainment News | Monday, January 03, 2011

10 of 148: Former NBA professional Michael Jordan got engaged to his girlfriend, Cuban-American model Yvette Prieto, his rep confirmed to the Associated Press on December 29, 2011.

Jordan and Prieto had been dating for three years before the basketball player proposed over the Christmas weekend.

Jordan, who currently owns the Charlotte Bobcats, was previously married to Juanita Vanoy between 1989 and 2006. They have three children, Jeffrey Michael, 23, Marcus James, 21, and Jasmine, 19.

(Pictured: In this photo provided by the Las Vegas News Bureau, basketball great Michael Jordan and his girlfriend Yvette Prieto arrive for a celebrity dinner at Beso inside Crystals in City Center Thursday, March 31, 2011. Celebrities are in Las Vegas for the Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational golf tournament at Shadow Creek in Las Vegas.) (AP Photo / Las Vegas News Bureau, Brian Jones)