Who is Miriam Richards?
Miriam Richards is a famous celebrity spouse who was one time known for being the wife of the retired Antiguan cricketer, Sir Vivian Richards. Now, she is Sir Viv’s ex-wife after he left her for Neena Gupta, an Indian actress. Miriam was famous when she got married to Sir Vivian and even got more fame after her marriage broke apart due to the circumstances surrounding it. Continue reading to know more.
Miriam Richards Biography
Although she is famous for being the supportive wife of the retired Antiguan cricketer Sir Vivian Richards, Miriam Richards’ exact date of birth is undisclosed. However, a couple of sources presumed she is between 50 and 55.
Information regarding Miriam Richards is not available, and this is because she abstained from media attention.
Miriam Richards Career
It is an open secret that Miriam’s husband is a retired Antiguan cricketer, so when they were together, Sir Viv’s payment was sufficient to take care of the family’s needs.
However, one could assume that Miriam is a full-time housewife and a supportive wife. And speaking of career, her husband was one of the five Wisden Cricketers of the Century in 2000.
Miriam Richards’s Marriage and ex-Husband, Children
Miriam’s marriage to Sir Vivian was not all bed of roses. They had their good moments but ultimately their marriage came to an abrupt end when Sir Viv called for a divorce in 1988.
However, their union is blessed with two children, Mali Richards, and Matara Richards.
Matara Richards, 40 years old, is her eldest child and daughter, born in 1983, and lives in Canada, while Mali, 38 years old, her son, was born in 1985. They are both doing well in their respective field of endeavor. Like, Matara, she works in Canada as a Consulate General of Antigua and Barbuda. Mali followed in the steps of his father to become a Cricketer.
After the divorce, Sir Viv found love with Neena Gupta who was a famous Indian actress. He met her at a party in Mumbai but did not marry her. They had a child on 2 November 1989 called Masaba Gupta, a fashion designer.
On Miriam’s side, she stayed completely off of the media after their divorce and did not remarry till this day.
Her ex-husband, Sir Vivian Richards, is 71 years old. He was born on the 7th of March 1952 at St. John’s British Leeward Islands into a family of three other brothers. Malcolm Richards and Gretel were the names of Viv’s deceased parents. Moreover, he attended St. John’s Boys Primary School as his basic education.
Vivian is famed as one of the best batters, batting at number three in a strong West Indies side. He played for the West Indies side between 1974 to 1991, made 121 appearances, and had 8540 runs all through his career. He is the first West Indian cricketer to score 100 first-class hundreds.
Miriam Richards Height, Weight
She stands about five feet eight inches above the ground, approximately 165 millimeters, and 1.65 centimeters, respectively. Miriam Richards weighs 65 kilograms and has a breast measurement of 32, a waist measurement of 122, and a hips size of 32, Miriam’s shoe sizes are 8 (BD). What’s more, she has a good-looking body physique.
Miriam Richards Age, Ethnicity
Although her exact date, month, and year of birth are unknown, Miriam Richards is presumed to be between 50 and 55. She has a black-colored pair of eyes and currently resides in Jamaica, West Indies. More so, her ethnic identity is West Indies.
Miriam Richards Net worth
Miriam Richards does not have an estimated net worth; simply put, she is yet to make the details of her net worth known to the public.
However her ex-husband, Sir Vivian Richards is rich, he has an estimated net worth of $20 million. He made a lot of money during his active days. He now serves as a tourism advocate for Antigua.