Steve Harvey(Comedian), Biography, Age,Parents, Wife, Cancer, Net worth

Steve Harvey Biography

Steve Harvey, born Broderick Stephen Harvey Sr,is an American television host,actor,producer and comedian.His accomplishments include fourteen NAACP Image Awards,two Marconi Awards and seven Daytime Emmy Awards.

Age | How Old Is Steve Harvey?

Steve was born on January 17 1957 in Welch ,West Virginia. He is 66 years old as of 2023.

Parents |Jesse Harvey | Eloise Vera

Harvey was born to Jesse Harvey and Eloise Vera. His father Jesse Harvey was a coal miner.

Steve Harvey Siblings

Harvey has three siblings,whose names are:Terry Harvey, Mona Harvey and Pauline Harvey.

Early Life | Childhood

During his childhood, Harvey had a severe stuttering problem, but he eventually overcame it. In 1974, Steve graduated from Glenville High School and attended Kent State University and West Virginia University, though he never graduated.


In 1985, Harvey performed his first stand-up comedy at the Hilarities Comedy Club In Cleveland, Ohio. Early on he had worked as a mail carrier, carpet cleaner, autoworker and an insurance salesman.

In January 2022, Harvey began hosting the arbitration-based court comedy Judge Steve Harvey on ABC.

Marriage | Monica Harvey|Mary Shackelford |Marjorie Bridges

Harvey has been married thrice and he has 7 children(three stepchildren and four biological children).

He was first married to Monica Harvey, with whom they had two daughters and one son. His second marriage was with Mary Shackelford with whom he had one son.

Steve Harvey with Marjorie Bridges

Steve Harvey with his wife Marjorie Bridges

He is currently married to Marjorie Bridges. They wedded on June 2007, and Harvey adopted Marjorie’s three children. Marjorie is a fashion mogul in the USA, and she is the founder of ‘The Lady Lover Couture’.

Kids | Biological | Adopted| Grandchildren

Steve is a father to seven children, three of whom are adopted and four are his biological children.

His biological children are:Wynton Harvey, Brandi Harvey, Broderick Harvey Jr, and Karli Harvey.

His adopted children are:Morgan Harvey, Jason Harvey and Lori Harvey.

Steve and Marjorie have five grandchildren: one through Morgan’s marriage to her husband Kareem, three through Jason’s marriage to his wife Amanda, and one through Karli’s marriage to husband Ben.

Net worth | Salary

Harvey’s net worth is estimated to be $200 million. Most of his earnings are from him being a television personality as a host. Harvey makes earns an annual salary of $45 million as of 2023.

Social Media| TikTok| Youtube| Instagram

Harvey has over 10 million followers on TikTok, while he has 8.8 million followers on Instagram. Additionally, he has 1.67  million followers on his YouTube channel.

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Act Like A Lady Think Like A Man| Delightful

Steve gives relationship advice on his talk show and has established his dating website called ‘Delightful’.Harvey is also the author of the book ‘Act Like A Lady Think Like A Man’, which was made into a movie in 2012.

Cancer| Squamous Cell Carcinoma

In 2014, Steve opened up about being diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukemia(CLL). It is a type of blood cancer that affects the bone marrow. It’s usually the most common form of Leukemia in adults.

He underwent treatment and finished all his chemotherapies. Later he was diagnosed with squamous cell carcinoma. It’s a type of skin malignant growth.

Steve &Marjorie Harvey Foundation(SMHF)

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