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Ex-Husband of Ernestine Campbell, Age, Son, Height, Bio

Ex-Husband of Ernestine Campbell, Age, Son, Height, Bio

Facts of Ernestine Campbell

Full Name: Ernestine Campbell
Gender: Female
Country: United States
Horoscope: N/A
HusbandMcdonald Campbell
MarriedMcdonald Campbell (1975)
DivorceLittle Richard (1959-1964)
StatusMarried
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityMixed
KidsDanny Jones Penniman
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Ernestine Campbell came to the media spotlight as the ex-wife of Little Richard, an American musician.

How old is Ernestine Campbell?

Ernestine Campbell was born in the year 1939, somewhere in the United States of America. As of 2021, she is at the age of 82 years old.

She spent her childhood playing along with her siblings. As per nationality, Ernestine is an American while she belongs to a mixed ethnical background. She finished her college studies and high school at a prestigious college/university.

How much is Ernestine Campbell’s Net Worth?

Ernestine Campbell has not mentioned her profession with the media so it is hard to predict her net worth and salary at the moment. She might be involved in some prestigious works but she has not shared the exact details with the media. However, there is no doubt Ernestine lives a lavish and fulfilling lifestyle with her family members in the United States.

Ernestine Campbell's ex-husband, Little Richard posing inside his car
Caption: Ernestine Campbell’s ex-husband, Little Richard posing inside his car (Photo: Cinema Solutions)

On the other hand, her ex-husband, Little Richard had an estimated net worth of around $40 million during the time of his death. He had garnered this amount through his career as a famous musician. At the beginning stage of his career, he earned a little over $1k. By the end of the 1950s, he was able to win more than $500k from all of his studio albums. If he was alive, there is no doubt his net worth and salary would have been increased.

Who was Ernestine Campbell married to?

Ernestine Campbell was married to Little Richard on 11th July 1959, in California. They dated for some years after meeting in an evangelical rally in October 1957. They shared the wedding vows in an intimate wedding in the presence of their close friends and family members were invited. However, the exact wedding venue is not available yet. The couple adopted a baby boy, Danny Jones Penniman.

Ernestine Campbell with her ex-husband, Little Richard
Caption: Ernestine Campbell with her ex-husband, Little Richard (Photo: Glob Intel)

The family of three was living a happy and peaceful life until some uncertain things showed up in their marriage. So, they divorced in the year 1964. After the divorce, Ernestine again shared her wedding vows with Mcdonald Campbell on 23rd March 1975. Since the wedding, they are living a blissful life together without any sign of divorce or any extra-marital affairs.

Did Little Richard die?

Yes, Ernestine’s ex-husband, Little Richard is dead. He passed away on 9th March 2020 at his home in Tullahoma, Tennessee, the United States at the age of 87 years old.

Ernestine Campbell's ex-husband, Little Richard buried at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery
Caption: Ernestine Campbell’s ex-husband, Little Richard buried at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery (Photo: Daily Mail)

His lawyer, Bill Sobel stated that Richard died of bone cancer. He was buried at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery of Oakwood University in Huntsville, Alabama.

What is the Height of Ernestine Campbell?

Ernestine Campbell stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches while her body weight is 65kg. Ernestine wears a shoe size of 5.5 (UK). Campbell has black-colored hair while his eyes are dark brown in color.

Who is Ernestine Campbell’s Ex-Husband?

Ernestine Campbell’s ex-husband, Little Richard was an American musician, singer, and songwriter. He opened his eyes as Richard Wayne Penniman on 5th December 1932, in Macon, Georgia, the United States of America. Due to his hard works, he had received the nicknames like The Innovator, The Originator, and The Architect of Rock and Roll.

Ernestine Campbell's ex-husband, Little Richard
Caption: Ernestine Campbell’s ex-husband, Little Richard (Photo: YouTube)

Some of his famous hit albums are Here’s Little Richard, Little Richard, The Fabulous Little Richard, Pray Along with Little Richard, Pray Along with Little Richard (Vol 2), The King of the Gospel Singers, Little Richard Is Back, Little Richard’s Greatest Hits, The Explosive Little Richard, and so on. Though he is not in this world, Richard is still remembered for his amazing works.