Meet Bernadette Robi, the wife of Sugar Ray Leonard. What do you know about the woman married to a former champion boxer? Keep reading to find out more and see photos.
According to some articles around internet, Bernadette is well known as Sugar Ray Leonard’s wife. She and the former champion boxer married in 1993. But, it was her second marriage, Robi was previously married to Lynn Swann from 1979 to 1983 when the couple divorced.
But, Who is Bernadette Robi? She is the daughter of Paul Robi, yes, her father is one of the original Platters, she is a former model too. Robi and her husband Sugar Ray met thanks to Kenny G during a concert of Luther Vandross in 1989.
After four years of dating, she became Mrs. Leonard in 1993, their wedding was gorgeous. The ceremony was held at their home in posh Pacific Palisades, California. According to a report, the couple’s residence – an $8.7 million estate – was turned into a huge garden decorated with tones of delicate roses and blossoms of different flowers brought directly from Holland. It is said the garden had like 10,000 roses and other flowers. Only 250 guests – between friends and family – attended the nuptials that evening. After Bernadette and Sugar Ray exchanged vows, an airplane with huge banner reading “I Love You Bernadette” flew through the sky. OMG! It was a very romantic and luxurious wedding, don’t you think?
Bernadette and her husband have two children together: a daughter named Camille and a son Daniel. She has a beautiful family, sometimes she shares time with her husband’s older kids, Ray Jr. and Jarrel from a previous marriage.
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