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Marvin Gaye Age, Net Worth, Girlfriend, Family & Biography

Marvin Gaye Net Worth

$5 Million

Marvin Gaye aka Marvin Pentz Gay Jr. was an American singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. As of 1984, Marvin Gaye’s net worth is $5 million. The titles “Prince of Motown” and “Prince of Soul” were bestowed upon him for his contributions to Motown’s sound in the 1960s.

“Ain’t That Peculiar,” “How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You),” and “I Heard It Through the Grapevine” are among the many of his Motown compositions. Mary Wells, Kim Weston, Tammi Terrell, and Diana Ross were among the other singers with whom he collaborated.

Marvin Gaye Wiki/Biography

Born on 2 April 1939, Marvin Gaye’s age was 44 Years Old as of 1984. He was born and brought up in a super-rich-class Catholic Christian family in Washington D.C., the United States. He was an American by nationality and had his belief in the Christian religion.

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He completed his early education at the Syphax Elementary School,, Washington D.C., the United States. After that, he also enrolled himself at the Randall Junior High School. From the very beginning of his childhood, he was more interested in singing and other co-curricular activities rather than in studying.

Name Marvin Gaye
Full Name Marvin Pentz Gay Jr.
Net Worth $5 Million
Date of Birth 2 April 1939
Date of Death 1 April 1984
Age 44 Years Old
Birth Place Washington D.C., United States
Currently Live In Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Profession Singer, Songwriter and Multi-Instrumentalist
Debut Music Video: The Soulful Moods of Marvin Gaye (1961)
Years Active 1957 – Present
Nationality American
Religion Christian
Ethnicity African-American
Hometown Washington D.C.
Zodiac Sign Aries
School/High School Syphax Elementary School, Washington D.C., United States
Randall Junior High School, Amarillo, Texas

Family, Girlfriend & Relationships

Marvin Gaye’s parents are Marvin Gay Sr. and Alberta Gay. Marvin Gaye’s father’s name was Marvin Gay Sr. who was a Pentecostal minister by profession and his mother’s name was Alberta Gay who was a domestic worker by profession.

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Marvin Gaye with his Mother

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Marvin Gaye with his Parents

He had five siblings. His brother’s name are Frankie Gaye, Antwaun Gay and Michael Cooper. His sister’s name are Zeola Gaye and Jeanne Gaye.

Marvin Gaye’s marital status was divorced at the time of his death. In the year 1963, he married Anna Gordy Gaye who is an American businesswoman. But unfortunately, they got divorced in 1977.

In the year 1977, he married Jan Gaye who is a homemaker by profession. But unfortunately, they got divorced in the year 1981. The couple together has three children. His son’s name are Marvin Gaye III and Frankie Gaye. His daughter’s name are Nona Gaye. Apart from Jan Gaye, he also dated Marlon Brando and Tammi Terrell.

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