Marjorie Bridges was born on October 10, 1974. She is a fashion blogger and known as the wife of famous comedian and TV personality, Steve Harvey.
Marjorie was a high school graduate, but she never completed her college education. She was kicked out of the University of Memphis because of bad grades. She was unable to continue her classes because of her poor performance.
Passion for Fashion
Marjorie is known for being a fashion freak who tours the world to attend various fashion shows. Marjorie has always dreamed of combining her passion for people and her love for fashion in a way that is meaningful. She feels life is wonderful and worth celebrating through fashion choices. Her philosophy is that people should use fashion to express the way they feel in a particular moment or day through their wardrobe.
Marjorie, has a good sense fashion that is undeniable. She is seen regularly in the fashion industry’s exclusive events all over the world. She is a woman of style and elegance. To show how passionate she is about the fashion industry, she started a blog called The Lady Loves Couture where she talks about how to live lavishly on any kind of budget you have. All the reader has to do is follow her tips on the blog. Her blog also helps in explain her story through fashion. It's like understanding the image before it is spoken in words.
On social media, she is actively involved and has a vast number of followers both on her Instagram and Twitter accounts. She has developed a strong following because of her fashion insights.
Relationship with Steve Harvey
Jimmy Townsend was her first husband but he ended up being the wrong man for her. He was arrested on charges related to drugs. Her second husband met the same fate as her first husband. He was sent to jail on drug charges in 2009. It seemed like Marjorie was really bad at finding a mate as both her marriages were ruined by drug use.
Steve and Marjorie have backgrounds that are similar to each other in one way. They both have been unlucky in love since they have both have been divorced twice. She and Steve became husband and wife in June of 2007. Steve has admitted many times that Marjorie is responsible for changing his life and inspiring him to become a better man than he was before.
Steve did not always have the wealthy celebrity lifestyle he currently enjoys. At one point in his life, he was homeless and has admitted to sleeping in his car when he didn’t have enough cash to book a hotel.
When she was first dating Steve, her intention wasn’t to marry him because she didn’t considered him as someone to be her type. Another reason behind her hesitation was that she hated the way his lips looked. Those big lips kissed her many times so she eventually got used to it.
When asked by Essence why she fell for Steve, she said, “I was over the moon for Steve when I first met him, so to trust my heart and go back to the man that I once loved was really easy. With Steve, I could relax because I knew this wasn’t someone that had broken my heart so I could trust him. He knew that he could trust me with his heart and trust is a big thing. It made it a lot easier for he and I to just move past the preliminaries and just to get to know each other again”
She had many challenging times and her life was full of ups and downs. Her story changed after she got married to Steve. Before they tied the knot, their relationship was off and on. They had a deep and complicated history but in the end, they finally got married.
She had to stick up for Steve when he was humiliated on a national stage. During the crowning of Miss Universe in 2016, he mistakenly announced the runner up to be the actual winner. She stood by his side as people attacked him for his simple mistake.
Marjorie’s tale is an inspiration to women all over the world, especially those who have been divorced more than once and have a desire to find love. She is the type of woman that most men desire because she is a woman that will stand by you regardless of what happens and she will always believe in your abilities.
Marjorie had three children from her previous marriages. Morgan who was her first child, was born in 1987. Her other kids, Jason was born in 1991 and Lori was born in 1997. Steve never had any ill will towards them and had lots of love for them as he helped Marjorie raise them. If they were in need, he was fully present and by their sides.
They have three grandchildren, Noah, Rose and Elle. Marjorie has shown herself to be very supportive of all of her family members.
Steve also had children from his previous relationships. Steve’s first children were twins Karli and Brandi. Both of them are now adults but Marjorie has no problem showing them love. These two where from his first marriage with Marcia. In his second marriage to Mary Shackelford, he had two more children named Broderick and Wynton. They are also adults and treated with respect by Marjorie.
She had no shortage of kind words when she was asked to describe her life with Steve to Essence, “I wish every woman can find a soulmate like I’ve been blessed to find. This is really my best friend. I can talk to my husband about any and every thing; he can talk to me about any and every thing. We complement each other and we bring out the best in each other so it’s just a beautiful relationship all the way around. We laugh together. I love his sense of humor. For my children, I only wish that my sons, all three of them, can be the man that their father is and for my daughters I wish for them the same thing that I finally found and that’s a man just like my father.”
|Husband:||Steve Harvey (m. 2007)|
|Children:||Jason Harvey, Lori Harvey, Morgan Harvey|
|Date of Birth:||October 10, 1974|
|Birth Place:||United States|
|Height:||6 feet 2 inches|
|Net Worth:||$100 million|
|Alma Mater:||Dropped out of the University of Memphis|
|Ex. Husband:||Darnell Woods|