People know Marcia Harvey as the first wife of Steve Harvey. Her former husband is a reputed comedian, actor, and television presenter who is known for hosting the show "The Steve Harvey Morning Show".
On 22nd January 1955, she landed in this world whereas her birthplace is Ohia, the United States. Apart from getting fame as the former wife, she is also an author and businesswoman.
Let's know more interesting things about her.
Former Husband: Steve Harvey
Marcia Harvey and Steve Harvey met for the first time at a mutual friend's reception party. Then they became friends which later turned into love.
In 1980 the pair decided to be a life partner and exchanged vows. The duo welcomed three children, unfortunately, their married life split after having more than a decade.
Why Did The Couple Separate?
In 1990, Marcia and Steve started living apart before giving birth to their child as their third child was born after their separation. The reason was that Harvey was accused of abandoning his wife and kids for the sake of his ambitions, also his extra-marital affairs.
They filed for divorce which was finalized in 1994 and their children's custody was given to their mother.
Life After Divorce
Marcia Harvey is living a single life after her divorce from Steve and has given her children a priority as a single parent. Whereas the comedian got married twice. His second wife is Mary Lee Harvey. They were in a married life from 21st June 1996 to 3rd December 2005.
Currently, the actor is living a joyful life with his wife Marjorie Elaine Harvey. The couple tied the knot in 2007, since then they have been enjoying their married life. They are spotted together at the events and red carpet.
Has Three Children
Marcia is the proud mother of Karli Harvey, Brandi Harvey, and Broderick Harvey Jr. On 20th August 1982, she gave birth to her twin daughters, likewise, on 29th April 1991, welcomed a baby boy. Karli is a well-established entrepreneur, hairstyle, and activist whereas Brandi is serving as an executive and activist.
Her son is a fashion designer who is the owner of the fashion label "Need Money Not Friends".
Grandmother of One
Marcia has already become the grandmother of Karli Harvey's son. Her grandson is Benjamin Troy Raymond II via Karli Harvey and Ben Raymond who was born on 16th June 2016. She spent her time with her grandson.
Net Worth and Income Source
Marcia Harvey has an estimated net worth of $1 million which she earned as a businesswoman and author. She is the investor of some ventures in the U.S. and has her own clothing line.
In 2011, Steve's ex-wife published her first book "Marcia: Eyes To The Soul" which is based on her life before and after divorce. The book has 51 pages which are later divided into three parts named "Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow". Then released another two books "Marcia: Poems From The Heart" in 2011 and "Marcia: Thoughts From My Minds".