Jayne Posner may not be a familiar name to us. However, most of us may recognize her when her name comes tied with Neil Diamond. Neil Diamond is the best-selling American singer and Hall of fame inducted songwriter. Diamond is renowned for Adult Contemporary Chart. In addition to that, he made a debut as an actor in 2010 for the movie Radio 2 Electric Prom. Talking about his marriage life, it isn’t any less than a movie. Keep reading to get his filmy marriage life unveiled.
Neil Diamond was born on the 24th of January 1941 in Brooklyn, Newyork. His father’s name is Akeeb Diamond and his mother’s name is Rose Diamond Rapoport. They belong to the Jewish-Russian-Polish ethnicity. Neil received a scholarship to study at Newyork University. However, he soon dropped out of college to pursue his career in music. He started his early career journey by joining Sunbeam Music Publishing as a songwriter.
Jayne Posner and Neil Diamond’s love story starts from an early age. After graduating his high school, he used to work in a restaurant as a waiter in the Catskill Resort area. Diamond met Jayne when he was working there. They dated for a while and decided to give their relationship a new turn. They walked down the aisle in March 1963. Jayne Posner worked as a school teacher after completing her education. Their marriage was going smoothly. And they gave birth to two beautiful daughters Elyn Diamond and Marjorie Diamond.
Unfortunately, with time their relationship started to get resentful. Eventually, they decided to separate on 25th November 1969.
After 10 days of Neil’s divorce, he married Marcia Murphin on 5th December 1969. Marcia was a production assistant. By and by they sold their house to move to Malibu Beach house. He had a very long-term relationship with Marcia for about 25 years. They gave birth to two children Jessie and Micah. Even after their relationship of 25 years, they divorced in 1995. The rumor was Neil gave $150 million to Marcia for their divorce settlement.
Neil married Katie on 12th April 2012 in a private ceremony with their friends and family in LA. Neil was 71 at that time while Katie was just 42. Their love gloomed when he signed to a management company where she worked. Currently, Neil is very happy with his marital life with Katie. He often says how wonderful his wife is and how thankful he is to Katie for making him believe in marriage once again.