FORM 4 [ ] Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).         
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES
                                                                                  
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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person * Golden John Leonard 2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol Athene Holding Ltd [ ATH ] 5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)_____ Director                    _____ 10% Owner
__X__ Officer (give title below)    _____ Other (specify below)
EVP and General Counsel
(Last)         (First)         (Middle)
C/O ATHENE HOLDING LTD., WASHINGTON HOUSE, 16 CHURCH STREET
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)
5/12/2021
(Street)
HAMILTON, D0 HM 11
(City)       (State)       (Zip)
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)
 
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line) _X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person

Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Trans. Date 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 3. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Class A Common Shares  5/12/2021    S    3595  D $60.49 (1) 97459  D   
Class A Common Shares  5/12/2021    S    4868  D $61.62 (2) 92591  D   
Class A Common Shares  5/12/2021    S    1537  D $62.15 (3) 91054  D   

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned (e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Trans. Date 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 4. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares

Explanation of Responses:
(1)  The price reported is a weighted average price. These shares were sold in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $59.98 to $60.92 inclusive. The Reporting Person undertakes to provide to Athene Holding Ltd., any security holder of Athene Holding Ltd., or the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission, upon request, full information regarding the number of shares sold at each separate price within the ranges set forth in this footnote.
(2)  The price reported is a weighted average price. These shares were sold in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $61.05 to $61.99 inclusive. The Reporting Person undertakes to provide to Athene Holding Ltd., any security holder of Athene Holding Ltd., or the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission, upon request, full information regarding the number of shares sold at each separate price within the ranges set forth in this footnote.
(3)  The price reported is a weighted average price. These shares were sold in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $62.01 to $62.41 inclusive. The Reporting Person undertakes to provide to Athene Holding Ltd., any security holder of Athene Holding Ltd., or the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission, upon request, full information regarding the number of shares sold at each separate price within the ranges set forth in this footnote.

Remarks:
Exhibit 24.1 - Power of Attorney (incorporated by reference to the Power of Attorney filed as Exhibit 24.1 to the Form 3 filed by the Reporting Person on December 16, 2020)

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Golden John Leonard
C/O ATHENE HOLDING LTD.
WASHINGTON HOUSE, 16 CHURCH STREET
HAMILTON, D0 HM 11


EVP and General Counsel

Signatures
/s/ Ira Rosenblatt, attorney-in-fact 5/14/2021
**Signature of Reporting Person Date