Introduction of Marcia Harvey
Marcia Harvey is popular for being the ex-wife of famous comedian and TV personality Steve Harvey. She was born in 1955 in Cleveland, U.S. state of Ohio. Marcia and Harvey were together for 14 years before they got divorced.
Marcia did not come from a wealthy family. Previously, she began her work at Saks Fifth Avenue(department store). A few years later, she encountered Steve at a reception party hosted by both Steve and Marcia’s friend. Both of them fell in Love in that encounter, and later, in 1980, they married.
Early Life and Career
Marcia Harvey entered this world on the 22nd of January 1955 in Cleveland. Her personal life was always private, so her family members are unknown. She spent her entire childhood with her family in Cleveland.
Before she met Steve Harvey, she used to work at a departmental store at Saks Fifth Avenue. Steve and Marcia met at the reception party through their friend. They fell in Love and got married. They shared a very happy married life for fourteen years, and later, the couple parted ways.
After her divorce from Steve, she continued her career with new challenges. She started her own fashion line, which helped to manage her three children. As a single mother, she worked very hard to raise her child and manage the household.
Marcia Harvey’s Relationship Status
Marcia Harvey married the Love of her life, Steve Harvey, whom she met at her friend’s reception party. They got married in 1980. They shared a very healthy married life.
After marriage, the couple welcomed their first Twin babies on the 20th of August, 1982. The twin daughters’ names are Karli and Brandi. On the 29th of April, 1991, they were again blessed with another child, a son named Broderick Harvey Jr.
After Marcia and Steve got divorced, she independently raised her three children. She managed to raise her children through the help of her fashion line’s success. Currently, she is married to Larry Greene. Her personal life has been kept private.
Marcia Harvey’s Ex-Husband Steve Harvey
Steve Harvey, a very famous Comedian and TV show host, is the ex-husband of Marcia Harvey. He was born on the 17th of January, 1957, in Welch, West Virginia, US. As of 2023, he is 66 years old. He has more than 11 million followers on Instagram. He also has around 7.89 million Subscribers on YouTube.
Steve and Marica fell in Love after their first meeting at a friend’s reception Party and eventually got married in 1980. After two years of their marriage life, the couple was blessed with twin baby girls, Karli and Brandi. Again, in 1991, the couple welcomed a baby boy, Broderick Harvey Jr.
Before their marriage, Steve used to be an insurance salesman. Steve was not satisfied with his work, and he wanted to have a successful career in the entertainment industry. It creates a conflict between him and his wife, making them live apart.
It was revealed that he stayed together with another woman before his and Marcia’s divorce was finalized. Steve abandoned Marcia and his twin daughters when Marcia was already pregnant with his third child. He also did not support his child that much after their divorce.
Marcia’s life journey after her divorce from Steve Harvey
Marcia is a very private person, so her life has always been far from the limelight. But as the ex-wife of a Famous Personality, it is unavoidable not to be in the spotlight. Her marriage with Steve Harvey lasted only for fourteen years. Her husband left her stranded and alone when she was already pregnant with their third child.
After their divorce, she independently raised her three children. Steve refused to pay her alimony and child support. So, she had no other choice but to go by the law. As a strong, independent woman, she started her own fashion line, where she finally got success.
As a single mother, raising three children alone is really hard and also very inspiring at the same time. It is not revealed how she managed to start her difficult journey of starting her career while managing three children alone. Her challenging and amazing journey as a single mother has inspired her children, which is why they dedicated their success in life to her.
Marica also released her first book, Marcia: Eyes to the Soul‘ in April 2011. She dedicated this book to her life and challenging journey after her divorce from Steve Harvey. Despite not attaining significant success with that book, Marcia released two more works: Marcia: Poems From The Heart (2011) and Marcia: Thoughts From My Mind (2014).
Marcia Harvey’s children
Marcia Harvey has three children with her ex-husband, Steve Harvey. She independently raised her three children after her divorce from Steve. They were blessed with twin daughters named Karli and Brandi in 1982. As of 2023, both of them are 41 years old. In 1991, they were also blessed with another baby boy, Broderick Harvey Jr. As of 2023, he is 32 years old.
Marcia Harvey’s Net Worth
After the divorce, Marcia revealed that she didn’t get alimony and child support from her ex-husband, Steve Harvey. So, she sought this through law and won the case. Steve Harvey was court-ordered to provide monthly support amounting to $5,100 in addition to covering her legal fees.
Again,14 months later, Marcia submitted a statement to the court claiming she had not received any money from Steve Harvey. The same year, she was awarded $36,000 in overdue child support payments, and Steve’s monthly support also increased to $6,630.
She also has significant assets as an Author and owner of a fashion line. Her exact net value is unknown, but it is estimated to be around 1 million dollars.