Iyanla Vanzant Bio

(Lawyer, Author, Television personality)

Relationship Statistics of Iyanla Vanzant

What is Iyanla Vanzant marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Divorce
How many children does Iyanla Vanzant have ? (name):Three (Damon Vanzant, Gemmia Vanzant, and Nisa Vanzant)
Is Iyanla Vanzant having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Iyanla Vanzant lesbian ?: No

More about the relationship

In 1973, Iyanla Vanzant married Charles Vanzant, due to his physical abuse, she decided to separate from him and divorced in 1979. In 1997, she again married Adeyemi Bandele and later in 2007, the couple divorced.

Vanzant and his first husband have three children; Damon Vanzant (1970), Gemmia Vanzant (1972), and Nisa Vanzant (1974).

Who is Iyanla Vanzant?

Iyanla Vanzant is one of the well known American lawyer, author, and also a  television personality. She is also a popular inspirational speaker. She is recognized for her books, her eponymous talk show, and her appearances on The Oprah Winfrey Show. Furthermore, she is seen on television as the host of Iyanla: Fix My Life, on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.

Iyanla Vanzant: Age, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity

Vanzant was born (Rhonda Eva Harris) on September 13, 1953, in Brooklyn, New York, U.S. Vanzant is the daughter of Sarah Jefferson, a railroad car maid, and Horace Harris. In 1955, her mother died of breast cancer while at the age of 2 years.

Moreover, Vanzant was raised by paternal parents where she was raped at the age of 9 years.

Iyanla Vanzant: Education, School/College University

Iyanla went to Medgar Evers College and Virginia Union University. Vanzant holds a Juris Doctor qualification from the City University of New York School of Law. She right now dwells in Upper Marlboro, Maryland.

Iyanla Vanzant: Professional Life, Career

In the year 2000, she has declared the “100 most persuasive Black Americans” by Ebony magazine.  In 2012, Vanzant was recorded at #7 on Watkins’ Mind Body Spirit magazine rundown of the 100 most profoundly powerful living individuals.” In the year 2014, she was co-speaker in Oprah’s “Life You Want Weekend” visit, which ventured out to eight urban areas, additionally including Deepak Chopra, Mark Nepo, Elizabeth Gilbert and Rob Bell. Vanzant was named to Oprah Winfrey’s SuperSoul100 rundown of visionaries and compelling pioneers in 2016.

Iyanla Vanzant
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Vanzant is a privileged individual from Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority. On Christmas Day 2003, Vanzant’s 30-year-old little girl, Gemma, kicked the bucket from an uncommon type of colon malignancy. Moreover, Vanzant and her better half, Yemi, separated in 2007

Iyanla Vanzant is also an author and has written various books. her some of the popular books are like; A Black Women’s Healing-In Progress”, “In the Meantime: Finding Yourself and the Love You Want”, “Acts of Faith: Meditations for People of Color”, and many more.

The famous reality show “Iyanla: Fix My Life”, on the Oprah Winfrey Network is produce and host by Iyanla Vanzant, where she talks and tries to heal people from whatever they have gone through in their life. Moreover, she teaches what she has learned. Furthermore, she has appeared in various Tv Shows also.

Iyanla Vanzant: Awards, Nominations

In the year 2005, she receives The Outstanding Special Class Series for her work in Starting Over in Daytime Emmy Awards. Furthermore, she receives her name for different nominations.

Iyanla Vanzant: Net Worth ($4 Million), Income, Salary

Vanzant is an American motivational speaker, author, and also a television personality. Her net worth is $4 million dollars.

Iyanla Vanzant: Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

She is far from the rumors and controversies and is focussing on her career.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Iyanla Vanzant stands with a height of 5 feet and 6 inches. And her weight is unknown. She has light brown colored hair and black colored eyes.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc

Iyanla Vanzant is active on different social media platforms. She is active on Instagram with more than 1.1M followers. Likely, she has over 2M followers on her Twitter account. Her Facebook page has more than 2M followers.

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