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Diana Alexander


Facts of Diana Alexander

Full NameDiana Alexander
First NameDiana
Last NameAlexander
Professionformer dancer and fashion designer
Birth CountryUnited States
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusDating
Relation WithDave Kenney
No Of Children2
Height175 cm
Date of BirthJune 16,1967
Age57 years

Diana Alexander is recognized as ex-wife of singer, songwriter, record producer, television personality, and actor Lionel Richie

She is a former dancer and fashion designer.

Affair With A Married Man

Diana and Lionel met for the first time at the Los Angeles Olympic ceremony in 1984

The couple began their love affairs in 1986 though Lionel was still married with his first wife, Brenda Harvey

They keep their love relationship secret until Brenda allegedly found them together in a Beverley Hills hotel room in 1988. 

Afterward, Harvey attacked Lionel and was arrested with charged with corporal injury to a spouse because she was so disturbed after finding her husband's extramarital affairs

Lionel and Brenda divorced on 9 August 1993 after eighteen years of marriage. 

They have one adopted child together named Nicole Richie

Diana Alexander with her former husband, Lionel Richie.
Diana Alexander with her former husband, Lionel Richie. Source: Pinterest

Married And Divorce

She got married to Lionel on 21 December 1995 in a private ceremony. 

They have two children, a son, and a daughter together. 

Their son was born before their marriage. 

Their married life was going well at the beginning, but all of a sudden, they decided to separate

Their divorce was finalized in 2004. That was one of the expensive divorces of that time. 

He had to pay a considerable amount as alimony to Diana. 

She demanded 300 thousand dollars for her and child support

They maintain a good relationship after divorce for the sake of their children and seen in several events together.

Diana Alexander with her former husband, Lionel Richie and children.
Diana Alexander with her former husband, Lionel Richie and children. Source: Instagram

Former Husband, Lionel Richie.

Lionel Richie, full name Lionel Brockman Richie Jr., came to prominence as being a member of the band named 'Commodores.' 

He is best known for his solo songs. He was born on 20 June 1949 in Tuskegee, Alabama

His parents are Lionel Brockman Richie Sr. and Alberta R. Foster

He began a singer and saxophonist of band 'Commodores' in 1968

The popular band songs are 'Machine Gun,'' Easy,' 'Brick House' and many more. 

He released his solo album in 1982 named 'Lionel Richie.' 


She became a mother for the first time on 27 May 1994

She and her then-boyfriend Lionel welcomed their son and named him Myles Brockman Richie

His current age is 26 years.

She and her then-husband welcomed their second child and a first daughter on 24 August 1998 in Los Angeles, California

She is a popular model and fashion designer. She began modeling at the age of 14 with a featured in Teen Vogue

She has featured in popular brands to date, such as Tommy Hilfiger, Chanel, and many more.

She is a social media personality, also. She has a 6.4 million fan following in her Instagram account.

Diana Alexander's daughter, Sofia Richie.
Diana Alexander's daughter, Sofia Richie. Source: Instagram


She began dating a man named Dave Kenney. They began dating in 2015

She posted a photo of him in her Instagram account, mentioning him Love of My Life on 8 May 2015. 

The caption of that photo is, 

'Some men risk them…'

Diana Alexander's boyfriend
Diana Alexander's boyfriend. Source: Instagram

The detailed information about him is unknown. 

They might still be together because she still has some pictures of him on her Instagram. 

She prefers to keep her love life low. She is not married yet.

Net Worth

She has a huge amount of net worth, but she hasn't revealed to date. 

Her former husband has a net worth of 200 million dollars. He earns that sum of fortune from his long singing career

He has appeared in several television shows and films too. 

He was the judges of American idol since 2018, which paid him a handsome amount of salary also. 

He has released ten studio albums so far. They are shown below.

Year Album
1982Lionel Richie
1983Can't Slow Down
1986Dancing on the Ceiling
1996Louder than Words
2004Just For You
2006Coming Home
2009Just Go


  1. She was born on 16 June 1967 in the United States.
  2. She is American by nationality.
  3. She follows Christianity.
  4. Her height is 5 feet and 9 inches tall.

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Updated On Fri Feb 19 2021 Published On Thu Jun 04 2020 By paper-boat

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