Vanessa Bryant celebrates her late daughter, Gianna Bryant on what would have been her graduation


Vanessa Bryant paid tribute to her late daughter, Gianna, on what would have been her middle school graduation day.

Gianna died in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California, on Jan. 26 alongside her father, Kobe Bryant, as well as seven other victims. She was 13 years old.

On Friday, Vanessa posted a message on Instagram reading, “Congratulations on your 8th grade graduation Gigi. I love you forever and always. I’m so proud of you. ❤️, Mommy #classof2020.”