Elaine Chapelle: Dave Chapelle wife, net worth, career and biography

Elaine Chapelle is known better as Dave Chapelle wife, who is one of America’s funniest and favorite stand-up comedian. Elaine is certainly not one of the names on the famous list of celebrities but she has the reputation of being a good wife and an avid supporter of her husband.

Chapelle, age 44, is also a mother of three of the couple’s children. Let’s get to know better about Elaine’s life, career, and net worth.

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Elaine Chapelle early life, career and nationality

Elaine Chapelle was born on  August 31, 1974, in Brooklyn, New York, which makes her nationality an American. Her name is originally Elaine Mendoza Erfe. Chapelle’s parents were actually Phillipino immigrants who moved to the United States. Though this information is available there is less background to Elaine’s upbringing, family life, and her career. Elaine always dreamt of being a chef in her life however she did not pursue this dream as she married the comedian star, Dave Chappelle.

Elaine Chapelle husband and personal life

Dave Chapelle certainly needs no introduction as the stand-up comedian is quite famous for his amazing humor and personality that cracks up people. Before becoming The Dave Chapelle wife, Elaine was initially reluctant to go out with him because of his loud personality. However she did go out with him and after a couple of dates, they fell in love.  The couple were in love and thus decided to marry one another. Finally, in the year 2001, Elaine and David tied the knot and she officially became Dave Chapelle’s wife, Mrs. Chapelle.

The couple since has been together are inseparable so far. Despite Elaine being raised as a Christian her whole life, she married Dave who converted to Islam before the marriage. Elaine did not give up Christianity but she and Dave are living together in harmony despite the major differences. Together the couple has three children together,  Ibrahim Chappelle, Sonal Chappelle, and Sulayman Chappelle. The family is surely a happy one and celebrates diversity within the family.

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Elaine Chapelle net worth

Elaine Chapelle along with her big family lives in a Yellow Springs Ohio, on a 65-acre ranch where Dave’s father actually used to teach music. While Dave went to South Africa for sorting out some issues of his personal life, Elaine single handled the media backlash about her husband claiming to run away and ending the marriage as well. Of course, Dave did not run, he came back to his wife and is back at making comedy but people really appreciate Elaine for her patience and support to her husband.

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Elaine’s personal income and earnings are near to zero as she is a housewife looking after her home and family. However, her husband Dave has a net worth of $42 million! All thanks to his talent and humor contributing to his net worth.

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