Anita Pointer Bio, Age, Height, Education, Career & Net Worth


Anita Pointer is one of a renowned American singer-songwriter/R&B. She is recognized as the founding member of the highly popular and successful soul/R&B group, ‘The Pointer Sisters’.

Full NameAnita Pointer
Age72 years 5 months
Date of BirthJuly 09, 1978
Birth PlaceOakland, California, U.S.
Zodiac SignAquarius

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements

American singer-songwriter, Anita is 72 years old beautiful woman. Despite being 72 in age, she has maintained her body and face so gracefully. She has a charming face and a captivating smile. Likewise, she has dark brown eyes and light brown hair. But, there is no information available about his height and weight.

Physical Status
Bust SizeN/A
Waist SizeN/A
Hips SizeN/A
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorLight Brown
Shoe SizeN/A
Dress SizeN/A

What’s Her Relationship Status?

While talking about the relationship of Anita Pointer, she is a widow. Previously she has married twice. However, her current relationship status is possibly single.

Firstly, she tied the knot to David Harper on the 11th of December 1965.

Her first marriage was with a man named David Harper. She was just 17 years old at that time. The couple exchanged wedding vows on 11 December 1965. Anita was just 17 years old at that time. However, their relationship does not last long and the couple got divorced just after 1 year of their marriage.

Secondly, she tied the knot to Richard Gonzalez on the 25th of October 1981. Sadly, her husband closed his eyes from his world in 1999. So, as of now, she is a widow.

Marital StatusWidow
SpouseRichard Gonzalez (m. 1981-),

David Harper (m.1965-d.1966)



Moving towards the relationship of Anita Pointer, she is a daughter child to her parents, Elton Pointer and Sarah Pointer. Also, she has four siblings named Bonnie, Ruth, and June (sister) and Aaron (brother). Her sisters were singers in her band, ‘The Pointer Sisters’, where her brother was an MLB player and referee.

Anita spent her childhood in California but she often visits her grandparents who lived in Prescott. Besides, she holds an American nationality and belongs to African-American ethnicity.

FatherElton Pointer
MotherSarah Pointer
SiblingBonnie, Ruth, and June and Aaron


Regarding academic background, Pointer attended McRae Elementary School. Later, she joined McRae High School in which she played alto sax as a member of the band.

SchoolMcRae Elementary School, McRae High School


AT first, Anita Ponter started to work as a secretary. But, she quit her job in 1968  to join her younger sisters Bonnie and June to form The Pointer Sisters. Later, Anita’s sister Ruth also joined the band. S, the planned to give the name for the band, ‘The Pointer Sisters’.

In 1974, the pointer sisters made music history when their song, ‘Fairytale’. Also, they received a Grammy Award for Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group. Later in 1983, their album Break Out reached multi-platinum status and won two more Grammy Awards. Then Pointer became a solo artist. Next, she released her first solo album titled, ‘Love for What It Is’ in 1987. The sisters also get a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1994. Pointer became an Arkansas Black Hall of Fame Hall of Famer. In 2015, she declared her retirement due to her ill health.

Apart from this, Anita Pointer is also a painter and a collector of black memorabilia.

Where One Can Follow Her?

As of now, Anita has over 3.2k followers on her Instagram account and around 1.5k followers on Twitter. You can also follow her on her social media profile through the link provided below:


Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no rumors and controversies about Anita that have created a buzz in the media. She has always maintained to keep her profile clean. She is a hardworking woman who is highly concerned about her future and busy maintaining her career.

What is Anita Pointer’s Net Worth?

As of 2020, Anita Pointer has estimated her net worth of $5 million as of 2020. However, she has not disclosed her salary.

Net Worth in 2020$5 million as of 2020
Source of IncomeSinger-songwriter
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