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Priscilla Esterline

Priscilla Esterline

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Full Name: Priscilla Esterline
Birth Date: November 1, 1954
Age: 65 years
Death Date: September 8, 2012
Gender: Female
Country: America
Horoscope: Scorpio
DivorceJohn Cougar Mellencamp(1969-1981)
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorBlonde
Birth PlaceUnited States
MotherArvilla (Covell) Creger
KidsMichelle Mellencamp
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Priscilla Esterline is the ex-wife of American musician, singer-songwriter, painter, as well as an actor, John Cougar Mellencamp.

 Death of Priscilla Esterline

Priscilla Esterline died at the age of 57, September 8, 2012, at Adrian, formerly of Tecumseh. Priscilla was born on November 1, 1954, in Tecumseh, Michigan. At the last stage, Priscilla was looking after by her daughter, Michelle Wilson, grandsons, Aron and Joshua and brothers, and sisters.

However, is no information about her death in the media. As we can assume that she might be suffered from serious diseases which makes her weak and took her away at the early age of 57 or maybe a natural death yet to out official confirmation.


Is Priscilla Esterline still Married after her Divorce?

Discussing her personal life, she is a divorced woman. She was previously married to her long term boyfriend, John Cougar Mellencamp. After dating for several years the couple decided to marry. Therefore they married in 1969. Not much is known about Micol marriage ceremony.

From their relations, the couple has a daughter named Michelle Mellencamp. After spending their married life more than a decade the couple decided to separate. Therefore in 1981, the couple divorced.

Priscilla Esterline ex-husband with Elaine Irwin
Caption: Priscilla Esterline ex-husband with Elaine Irwin

After her divorce from John, Priscilla lived her single life. Whereas her husband married Vicky Granucci in 1981  and divorce in 1989. Afterward, he married Elaine Irwin in 1992 and divorce in  2011.

What is Priscilla Esterline Net Worth and Salary?

Besides being the celebrity ex-wife, there are not many details about Priscilla Esterline. As there are not many details about her, it is very difficult to predict the net worth as well. Therefore, her ex-husband American singer-songwriter and musician John Cougar Mellencamp who has a net worth of $25 million dollars. He has made most of his fortune with his career as a singer-songwriter and as a musician.

Right from the year 1985, Farm Aid has arranged one yearly concert and has funded over $45 million.

Early Life 

Priscilla Esterline was born on November 1st, 1954 in Tecumseh, Michigan The United States of America. She is the daughter of  LaVern and Arvilla (Covell) Creger.

She had a brother and sister. Priscilla held American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.


Talking about Priscilla Profession, she has provided no information about her career. However, she came under the spotlight after she married John Cougar Mellencamp. Priscilla could be in some form of work to lead her daily life. Due to her reserved profile, there is no information about her career.

On the other hand, her husband begun by recording The Kid Inside, the follow-up to Chestnut Street Incident, in 1977. He had started playing in a cover band called Crepe Soul. In 1978, he had eventually improved and released his single “I Need a Lover”.

This song hit in Australia, and then a Top 30 track in the U.S. upon it. In 1982, he had a big breakthrough that came with the chart-topping album American Fool. The next year (1983), he had enjoyed more commercial success with Uh-Huh, which became a Top 10 album on the strength of three hit singles.

In 2009, he had recorded new songs at a series of historic locations in the South, including the First African Baptist Church in Savannah, Georgia, and Sun Studio in Memphis, Tennessee. He had also revealed his talents as a painter to a wider audience in 2012.

Furthermore, he had released his first studio album in four years, the folk-and-blues infused Plain Spoken in 2014. As so far, he has won the titles like century award in 2001, Best Male Rock Vocal Performance in 1983 and Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist in 1983.