Franz Wagner - Updated Apr 2024

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Berlin, Germany
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Berlin, Germany

Franz Wagner


Franz Wagner is a popular German Professional Basketball Player. Franz Wagner is widely known as the player who plays for the Orlando Magic of the National Basketball Association.

Early Life and Childhood

Franz Wagner was born on August 27, 2001, in the city of Berlin, Germany. His age is 22 years as of 2024 and his full name is Franz Jacob Wagner.

Similarly, he is German by nationality and practices Christianity by religion. However, his zodiac sign is Virgo by date of birth.

Talking about his family members, his father’s name is Axel Schulz, and his mother’s name is Beate Wagner. Likewise, he has an older brother named Moritz Wagner who is also a German professional basketball player by profession.

Franz Wagner – Education

In terms of his educational background, there is no clue available on the web regarding his school. He might have done his schooling at a local school in Berlin. Later, he graduated in 2021 from the University of Michigan in Michigan.

Career and Professional Life

Moving on to his career, he began his career with the Basketball Bundesliga club Alba Berlin. He was rated a four-star recruit by 247Sports and Rivals, and NCAA Division I programs that recruited him. On July 6, 2019, he committed to play college basketball for Michigan, turning down an opportunity to sign a contract with Alba Berlin.

Similarly, he had 14 double-figure games and four 20-point games as a sophomore, averaging 13.0 points per game with 6.3 rebounds, a team-high 30 steals, and a second-best 23 blocks.  He declared for the 2021 NBA draft on May 4, 2021, foregoing his remaining college eligibility.

Likewise, he scored 38 points in a 127-110 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks on December 27, 2021. His second NBA double-double came against the Washington Wizards on January 12, 2022, scoring 14 points. He had a season-high 31 points and six assists in a 126-123 overtime loss to the Sacramento Kings on November 5, 2022.

Furthermore, he represented Germany at the FIBA U16 European Championship in Podgorica, Montenegro 2017. He averaged 7.4 points per game in five games as his team finished 13th. He averaged 16.1 points and 4 rebounds per game in EuroBasket 2022, helping Germany win bronze by defeating Poland in his hometown of Berlin.

Additionally, he won gold with the German national team in the 2023 FIBA Basketball World Cup to become a world champion. This was Germany’s first victory in this event. He was named to the All-FIBA World Cup Second Team in recognition of his performance.

Franz Wagner

Caption: Franz Wagner playing basketball. Source: Instagram

Brand Endorsements

Franz Wagner has not endorsed any brand till now or seen promoting anything or collaborating with any brands. Similarly, there is no clue available on the web regarding the products he has supported. Moreover, in the coming days, we may see him collaborating with some brands to support their products.

Awards and Nomination

Wagner won gold with the German national team in the 2023 FIBA Basketball World Cup to become a world champion. He was named to the All-FIBA World Cup Second Team in his performance. Similarly, he was named to the Big Ten All-Freshman team in 2020.

In 2019, he was named the BBL’s Best German Young Player. He won the BBL Best Young Player Award in May 2019. Also, he has represented Germany’s youth national teams, winning a gold medal at the 2018 Albert Schweitzer Tournament.

Net Worth 2024

Wagner has an estimated net worth of approximately $5.5 million but his exact salary is not available, most of his income is generated from his professional basketball career. Additionally, he has worked very hard to get this fame and is on the way to building his net worth in the future.

Franz Wagner

Caption: Franz Wagner posing for the photo. Source: Instagram

Relationship Status

Wagner may be single and not dating anyone right now. Also, he has no past relationships or engagements. Moreover, it is seen that he is quite happy being single at the moment and focusing on his career. There has been much interest in who he might be dating, but he has never revealed any information about this on his social media that indicates him being in a relationship.


Wagner is always seen as being concerned with his professional life and stays alert to any rumors or controversies that would hinder his reputation. Furthermore, he maintains a distance from the media and avoids getting involved in any controversial activities that can hinder his career.

Franz Wagner – Body Measurements

Talking about Wagner’s height he is 6 Feet 10 inches tall and weighs 100kg. Similarly, he has a good physique but his accurate body measurements are unknown. Moreover, he has a stunning pair of blue eyes and dark brown hair. Also, his dress size is 9 and his shoe size is 14(US).

Franz Wagner

Caption: Franz Wagner in the basketball court. Source: Instagram

Social Media

Wagner is active on Instagram, where he has 163k followers on Instagram and owns an Insta account @franz_weasley. Similarly, his Twitter handle is @franzboogie with 15k followers.