Marjorie Elaine Harvey is more than just the incredible wife and partner of the well known TV host and comedian Steve Harvey. She’s a fashion star, a blogger, philanthropist, and a wonderful mother of seven. in this blogpost we would uncover the fascinating life and career of Marjorie Elaine Harvey and how she becomes on the most successful and influential women in the world of entertainment.
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Early Life and Education
Elaine Havey was born on October 10. 1964 in Memphis, Tennessee to a white mother and a black father. She grew up in a lovely and modest family while having the passion for modeling and fashion. Despite her family been loving and caring she dropped out of The University of Memphis due to poor academic performance. This occurrence served a stepping stone for her career in fashion.
First Marriages and Children
Before meeting Steve Harvey, Marjorie Elaine Harvey was married twice, both to men who were allegedly involved in drug trafficking. Her first husband was Jim Townsend, with whom she had two children: Morgan and Jason. Her second husband was Donnell Woods, with whom she had a daughter: Lori. Both of her marriages ended in divorce, and she had to raise her three children as a single mother.
Meeting and Marrying Steve Harvey
Elaine and Steve Harvey met for the first time in 1990 in a comedy show in Memphis. It was a love at first sight as Elaine and Harvey got along very quickly and had plans for marriage. However, they did not get started on dating until 2005 after Steve divorced his second wife, Mary Lee Shackleford. Elaine and Steve despite many challenges have been happily married since June 2007. Elaine however had three children before meeting Steve. Steve adopted and loved all three children and Marjorie also became the stepmother of his four children from Steve’s previous marriages: Karl, Brandi, Broderick and Wynton.
Fashion Career and Blog
Marjorie Elaine Harvey has always had passion for fashion and clothing style. In 2007, she launched her own fashion blog called The Lady Loves Couture where she shared her tricks and tips of how to combine different styles of outfits to look elegant. She also owns to online shops: Marjorie Harvey’s handbag and Margorie Harvey’s closet where she sells her own line of luxury bags, pre-owned clothes and accessories. She has also appeared and participated in various fashion magazines and shows such as Essence, Harper’s Bazaar. She also collaborated with some renowned fashion brands and designers, such as Dolce &Gabbana, Michael Kors and Valentino.
Philanthropy and Activism
Marjorie Elaine Harvey is not just a fashion icon, but also an activist and a philanthropist. She’s the founder and head of The Steve and Marjorie Harvey Foundation. The foundation is a nonprofit organization that prioritizes the education and mentoring of underprivileged children and youth especially. She’s also an advocate and supports charities such as Dress for Success, Girls Who Rule the World, and The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence. She’s also known for championing women empowerment, racial justice and animal welfare.
Personal Life and Hobbies
Marjorie and Steve Harvey enjoy traveling around the world. They also enjoy the luxury of dressing in glamorous outfits. They enjoy adventure and sports. They go on trips to France, Italy, Dubai etc. She’s a devout Christian who attends Sunday services together with her family. She’s also a fan of The Oprah Winfrey Show , Kanye West ad Meryl Streep. Her family also has a pet dog named Bear, who is a Maltese.
|Marjorie Elaine Harvey
|Steve Harvey (3rd husband)
|Morgan, Jason, Lori, Karli, Brandi, Broderick, Wynton
|High school dropout
|Favorite TV Show
|The Oprah Winfrey Show
|Bear (Maltese dog)