Facts of Steve Harvey
|Full Name:||Steve Harvey|
|Birth Date:||January 17, 1957|
|Height:||6 feet 2 inches (1.88m)|
|Divorce||Mary lee Shackelford (1996 - 2005) and Marcia Harvey (1980 - 1994).|
|Net Worth||$140 million|
|Salary||$30 million annually|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Birth Place||West Virginia|
|Education||Glenville High School|
|Kids||Karli, Brandi, Broderick, Wynton|
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Who is Steve Harvey?
Steve Harvey is an American TV host, comedian, actor, and author and radio personality. Steve hosts show like The Steve Harvey Morning Show, Steve Harvey, and Family Feud. In other words, he is the author of Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man and the book Straight Talk, No Chaser.
He has featured in The Original Kings of Comedy and has starred in The Steve Harvey Show. He has won five Emmy Award, two-time Marconi Award and 14-time NAACP Image Award in many categories.
Steve Harvey’s Childhood and Lifestyle
Steve Harvey was born on 17th January 1957 in West Virginia, the United States. He was born to Jesse Harvey and Eloise Harvey. His father was a coal miner. Steve has a brother named, Terry Harvey. Steve has a height of 6 feet 2 inches and he weighs 104 kg. He belongs to American nationality and holds Afro-American ethnicity.
Steve along with his parents moved to Cleveland, Ohio and in 1974, Harvey graduated from Glenville High School. He is a member of Omega Psi Phi fraternity and has been a boxer, an autoworker, an insurance salesman, a carpet and a mailman.
Steve Harver’s Professional Career
Steve Harvey started his professional career as a Comedian, television host and TV personality in the entertainment field. Steve has performed as a stand-up comedy at the Hilarities Comedy Club in Cleveland, Ohio on 8 October 1985. Steve was the finalist in the Second Annual Johnnie Walker National Comedy Search which led him to a role on the ABC show “Me and the Boys” in 1994.
Furthermore, He has starred on WB Network shows The Steve Harvey Show from 1996-2002 and continued to work in stand-up comedy with D.L. Hughley, Cedric the Entertainer, and Bernie Mac. Harvey achieved success through his books Act like a Lady, Think Like a Man. He has hosted the event conducted by Disney Dreamers Academy in 2008 which was conducted for three days at the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.
Steve has also hosted the radio program, The Steve Harvey Morning Show which was broadcast through Radio One, Inc. He has also hosted the show ‘Family Feud’ in September 2010. Steve Harvey was also the owner of the website “Delightful” launched in September 2014. He has hosted Miss Universe 2016 pageant in Las Vegas and also hosted Miss Universe 2016 pageant on 30 January 2017 in the Philippines.
Steve Harvey’s Net worth and Salary
Steve Harvey has a net worth of $140 million. He boosts his net worth through his earnings from his TV shows, Public appearances, Movies, endorsements, and so on. Steve has an annual salary of $30 million.
He has earned $5,000,000 from publishing deal for his book Act like a Lady, Think Like a Man. He has more than half a dozen cars and his wife Marjorie surprised him a Bentley in his 59th Birthday and he surprised his wife Marjorie with a pearly white Rolls Royce car in her birthday. The car is valued at $500,000.
Steve Harvey’s Personal Life
Steve Harvey has been married three times. He has altogether seven children including three stepchildren and four biological children. Harvey’s first marriage to Marcia Harvey has twin daughters and a son.
Following the divorce with Marcia, he wed Mary Shackelford. Harvey has one more son with her. In November 2005, the couple ended their marriage in divorce. Steve married Marjorie Bridges, a fashion expert on 25 June 2007.
The couple parted ways after dating for some time but they again re-collided in 2005. The couple has no children but his wife Marjorie had three children from her previous relationship. According to Harvey, Marjorie Bridges is the one who changed his life and made him a better man. They are still together.
Steve Harvey’s Social media profile
Steve Harvey is currently active on social networking sites- Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Steve has 7,995,219 likes and 8,641,971 followers on Facebook. He has amassed over 4.1 million followers on Instagram and 3.9 million followers on Twitter.