Cherry Kingston is a dancer and celebrity ex-wife. Cherry Kingston is the first wife of English professional ballroom dancer, dance judge, and coach Len Goodman.
Table of Biography
Cherry Kingston’s date of birth is not available. So, her age as well as other information regarding her childhood and early life is unknown. Also, the details regarding her family background are missing. Likewise, her educational details are also unavailable.
Rise to fame
Cherry is famous for being the ex-wife of Len Goodman. However, Cherry is a dancer by profession. She and Len both met each other in one of the dance programs in the year 1970. That way they got to know each other and also became dance partners. Similarly, after two years of dating, the two tied the knot together on April 27, 1972. However, the decision to get married was taken rapidly.
Moreover, there are so many incidents that happened before the wedding day, which creates problems in their marriage functions as well. Therefore, just before the 2 weeks of their marriage, Len’s father got admitted to the hospital due to a massive heart attack.
However, as everything was planned earlier so the wedding could not get canceled. Moreover, the hotel where the receptions were held got fire in the kitchen. And, they had to transfer the venue 10 miles away. However, since everybody told a nice thing about the venue named ‘Bickley Manor’ in Bromley, so they agreed.
Further, Len had to spend so many hours on the phone to handle all the things related to marriage functions. After all the chaos, the two got married and were happy being together. These love birds were doing so well professionally, and together, they also opened a dance studio. They were also winning big competitions and also paid nicely.
This couple has this tradition to visit Monte Carlo with their friends to spend a holiday. Also, in 1977, the two went for a holiday there, in one fine evening, they met a wealthy French man named ‘Michael’ in Casino while having a drink.
Soon, he became part of their group, and also offered them two tickets to visit Manhattan Transfer, and they accepted it. Moreover, all of them had dinner and had a wonderful time. Later, Len did not go out and stayed in the apartment while Cherry went shopping and all.
Usually, on holidays, the couple sits together and gets sunbathes or chats, but this time Cherry was different. Cherry goes with other friends and enjoys it. After that, the two were about to go home, but Cherry got a call from the owner of the dance studio in Paris, and he offered them a dance show together. But the date clashed with his trip to Johannesburg, so she went to Paris with her mom too.
Likewise, after a few days, one of his friends told him that Cherry had gone to them to meet Michael and also to introduce him to her mother too. Len was shattered to know this from his friends. So, Len changed all the locks of the house and put a note on the door that
‘don’t come back, I know everything.’
When Cherry returned from there, she starts the proceedings of divorce, and they got separated from each other. As of now, Cherry is married to Michael. And, they together also had two kids. Likewise, many years later, when she met Len, they had coffee together. Then, after 3 days, Cherry also sent an apology letter to him. However, since then, everything was fine between them.
As a professional dancer, she surely maintains her body structure. However, her body measurements are not publicly announced. Therefore, her height and weight are also unknown. However, she sure has a fit and well-maintained body figure.
Social Media and Net Worth
This personality is not active on social media. Therefore, Cherry has made her personal life private and maintained a distance from the social media paparazzi.
Sadly, the net worth of Cherry is not available in the media. But, her ex-husband Len has an estimated net worth of $12 Million