Diane Alexander (Lionel Richie’s Ex-wife) Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Boyfriend, Family, Biography & More

Diane Alexander

Biography / Wiki

The second ex-wife of Lionel Richie, Diane Alexander is a former dancer and a fashion designer. She became popular after marrying Lionel Richie but she gained more attention when she filed for divorce to Richie.

She was born to American parents on 16th June 1967. Due to her relationship and divorce, she has enjoyed much public attention but she still loves keeping her life private out of the eye of the media.

Height / Weight / Age

Diane Alexander weighs 60 kg and 132 lbs in pounds. She has a great physique with a towering height of 177 cm or in feet inches 5’9”. She has dark brown hair color and hazel eye color with gray contrast. Her figure measurement is 34-26-35 approximately. She will turn 56 years old. Her shoe size is 8. Her bra size is 33B.

Net Worth

According to the sources, her estimated net worth is less than $1 million. She accumulated this amount from being a dancer and a fashion designer. On an annual basis, she has earned more than $65 thousand.

Education / Family

No information is revealed about her parents and education. Her childhood and family background is still a mystery.


Diane Alexander

 Nickname Diane
Birth Place USA
Date Of Birth June 16, 1967
Age 56 Years
Height In Centimeters – 177 cm

In Feet and Inches – 5’9”

Weight In Kilograms – 60 kg

In Pounds – 132 lbs

Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Dark brown
Profession Dancer, fashion designer
Zodiac sign Gemini
School High School
College Not known
Religion Christianity
Nationality American
Home Town Los Angeles, United States
Debut Not known
Fathers Name Not known
Mothers Name Not known
Brothers Not known
Sister Not known

Career / Fashion And Style

Diane started her career as a dancer and also appeared in two movies Lake Girls and Forget Paris. She became famous when she appeared in the music video of Lionel ‘Dancing on the Ceiling’. After divorce, she concentrated on fashion designing which became her main source of income. She is also popular on Instagram with a huge fan following.

Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband and More

She got married to Lionel on December 21st, 1995. The couple is blessed with a son named Miles Brockman who was born on May 27, 1994, and a daughter named Sofia Richie on August 24, 1998.

Her daughter Sofia is a model who is in the headlines for her relationship with Scott Disick. After seven years of marriage, the couple was divorced in October 2003 and Lionel had to pay a huge amount of money as alimony. Since 2015, she is engaged to Dave Kenney. 

Boyfriends Dave Kenney


Diane Alexander with Dave Kenney
Diane Alexander with Dave Kenney

Marital Status Divorced
Husband Lionel Richie (1995-2004)


Diane Alexander with Lionel Richie
Diane Alexander with Lionel Richie

Children Son – Miles Brockman Richie

Daughter – Sofia Richie

Diane Alexander with her Ex Husband & Kids
Diane Alexander with her Ex-Husband & Kids

Favourite Things

Here is the list of Diane’s favourite things.

Favourite Actors Robert Downey Jr
Favourite Actress Jennifer Aniston
Favourite Colour Red
Favourite Destination Miami
Favourite Food Continental

Diane Alexander

Some Interesting Facts About Diane Alexander

  • After her divorce with Lionel Richie, Diane demanded $300,000 USD in spousal support.
  • She is currently engaged with “Dave Kenney” who is working at the Ventura County Sheriff.
  • She got engaged to Dave in 2015.
  • She was featured in the movies like Forget Paris and Laker Girls.
  • She also appeared in Lionel Richie’s video for “Dancing on the Ceiling“.
  • Lionel’s first ex-wife Brenda Harvey, caught the Lionel and Diane in a hotel room, was furious and attacked her husband, and because of that she was arrested and sued.
  • The amount she received after the divorce was spent on $20 000 for plastic surgery, $15 000 for clothing per month and $50 000 for other beauty treatments she apparently needs.
  • She came into the limelight after marrying Lionel Richie. Their relationship started as a passionate affair but ended up in divorce.
  • In 1984, she met Lionel for the first time at the 1984 Olympics where Richie performed “All Night Long” at the closing ceremonies.
  • Her ethnicity is white Caucasian.
  • She was born in the USA where another fashion designer Sheree Zampinowas also born.
  • She is still friends with Lionel as their many photos are available on Instagram.
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