Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez Biography
(American TV Personality and Aaron Hernandez’s Fiancée)
Birthday: May 29, 1989 (Gemini)
Born In: Bristol, Connecticut, United States
Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez is an American woman who was engaged to late New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez. She stood by Hernandez even after he was charged with the murder of Odin Lloyd, during the trial and the subsequent guilty verdict. A Connecticut native, she grew up alongside Aaron Hernandez in the tough streets of Bristol. They began getting serious in middle school and an off-and-on relationship persisted throughout the next few years as Aaron Hernandez gradually rose as a football star. Shayanna was attending college when Aaron joined the Patriots. They moved in together and in November 2012, their daughter was born. Over the course of their relationship, there were several allegations of infidelity against Aaron. There were also numerous legal issues troubling the volatile sports icon. After Lloyd’s murder, Shayanna fully supported her then fiancé, even though it meant going against her sister who was in a relationship with Lloyd at the time of his death. Aaron Hernandez committed suicide in April 2017. Since then, Shayanna has made television appearances to tell her side of the story.