Anita Pointer’s Ex-Husband David Harper Bio, Nationality, Ex-Wife

Facts about David Harper

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David Harper is an American personality who came into the media limelight as the ex-husband of the late singer, Anita Pointer.

Where is David Harper from?

David Harper was born somewhere in the United States of America. David must be in his late 70s. By nationality, David has citizenship of America and he belongs to the white ethnicity. David also practices the Christianity religion.

Who was David Harper married to?

David’s ex-wife was Anita Pointer. His ex-wife, Anita was an American singer-songwriter by profession. On 11 December 1965, Anita and David walked down the aisle in presence of their close ones.

Caption: David Harper’s ex-wife (Source: genius celebs)

Anita was only 17 years old at the time of her marriage and after 21 days of their marriage, they got divorced.

Who was Anita Pointer?

Anita Pointer was an American singer-songwriter by profession. Anita was born on January 23, 1948, in Oakland, California, United States. Her full name was Anita Marie Pointer. She became popular as a founding member of the vocal group the Pointer Sisters.

Caption: David Harper’s ex-wife (Source: RadioMaxMusic)

Fairytale is the song that she co-wrote and was the lead singer on their hit song. In 975, they even got Grammy for the sound fairytale. She won Grammy for three-time and has released 16 studio albums Yes We Can Can, Fairytale, Fire, He’s So Shy, Slow Hand, Automatic, and Jump (For My Love), which are some of her hit singles.

Did David Harper have any kids?

David was a father of a daughter named Jada Rashawn Pointer. Jada was born on April 9, 1966. At the age of 37, Jada left the world due to Cancer in June 2003. His granddaughter’s name is Roxie McKain Pointer.

How much is David Harper’s Net Worth?

David might have earned a hefty sum of money from his professional career. However, his late ex-wife had a net worth of $5 million as of 2023. As an anger and songwriter, Anita had a salary of $400k.

Caption: David Harper’s ex-wife inside the car (Source: Dig!)

How did Anita Pointer die?

Anita died due to cancer. She left the world on December 31, 2022. She was only 74 years old at the time of her death and she died at her home in Beverly Hills, California. Her family announced her death as:

“While we are deeply saddened by the loss of Anita, we are comforted in knowing she is now with her daughter, Jada and her sisters June & Bonnie and at peace.”

Professional Career of David Harper

  • David might have some sort of career.
  • His ex-wife, Anita was a singer and songwriter by profession.
  • In 1973, Anita sang a song titled, Yes We Can which even reached No. 11 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Caption: David Harper’s ex-wife (Source: GH gossip )
  • Some of the popular songs of the Pointer Sisters are Fire, Slow Hand success, I’m So Excited, and Jump (For My Love).
  • Pointer and her sisters received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the year 1994.
  • Pointer and her brother, Fritz Pointer released the book, Fairytale: The Pointer Sisters’ Family Story.

FAQs of David Harper

Who was the lead singer of the Pointer Sisters?

Anita Pointer was the lead singer of the Pointer Sisters. She was one of the personalities whose 40 singles became in her early career. In 1985, she released a song named We are the world.

What happened to Anita Pointer’s Sister?

Anita’s only sister who is alive is Ruth. June and Bonnie died in the years 2006 and 2020 respectively. June died at the age of 52 due to cancer in 2006. All of her sisters along with Anita died due to cancer.

Who did Anita Pointer marry after her divorce from David Harper?

After her divorce from David, Anita marries Richard Gonzalez. In 1981, Richard and Anita got married and he is one of the longest-tenured and highest-paid CEOs in the industry and has been in charge at AbbVie.

How many Pointer Sisters were there?

There were four pointer sisters. June, Bonnie, Anita, and Ruth are the pointer sister name. June and Bonnie used to perform in the late 1960s, and Yes We Can Can was their first album to be hit.