Latifah is an American rapper, singer, actress, producer, and songwriter. In the 1980s, Queen Latifah became a female rap celebrity in an industry dominated by men. The Hollywood Walk of Fame honored her as the first hip-hop artist with a star. In both her singing and acting ventures, Latifah has garnered a slew of prestigious honors and accolades. Queen Latifah’s social activism and rhymes have made her a household name. Moreover, she is well-known for keeping her personal and family life secret.
Dana Elaine Owens is Queen Latifah’s true name. Latifah, which means “delicate” and “extremely kind” in Arabic, was given to her as a baby. Rita Lamae Owens (mother) and Lancelot Amos Owens (father) gave birth to her on March 18, 1970, in Newark, New Jersey, United States (father). When she was ten years old, Queen Latifah’s parents separated and she was raised by her grandmother. When she was a child she lived in the city of East Orange, NJ. As of July 20, 2022, Queen Latifah is 52 years of age.
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Queen Latifah’s parents were both African-American.
Rita Lamae Bray is the full name of Queen Latifah’s mother. Her birthday is September 28th, 1950. Rita Owens was her nickname. Before going into performing, she was a teacher at Irvington High School, where Queen Latifah went to school. At the time of this writing, she is most known for her appearances in Cookout (2004), Living Single (1993), and The Cookout 2 (2003). (2011). 67 years old when she passed away from an autoimmune condition called scleroderma.
Lancelot Amos Owens is the name of Queen Latifah’s father. He was a member of the police force. His early life, age, and how he met Rita Owens are all a mystery. As DNB Stories Africa has learned, he married Rita Owens and the two had a daughter, Dana Elaine Owens (Queen Latifah), and Lancelot Owens Junior. Even after he divorced his wife, he remained an active participant in his children’s life as a parent.
— Queen Latifah (@IAMQUEENLATIFAH) June 17, 2022
Those who are related to Queen Latifah
Lancelot Owens Jr., Queen Latifah’s older brother, is currently running late. On April 26, 1992, he was killed in a motorcycle accident while riding. Angelo Owens, a brother, and Raven Owens, a sister, are both still alive. Raven and Angelo are the only living siblings of Queen Latifah, and there is little else known about them. Queen Latifah had a Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony in 2006, and they were both spotted with her.
Queen Latifah is single and without a husband as of July 2022. She has been linked to Eboni Nichols, a choreographer and former LA Lakers girl, for a long time, which has led to speculation that she is gay. Kendu Isaacs, a former boyfriend of Latifah’s, and two other women, Monifah Carter and Jeanette Jenkins have all been reported to DNB Stories Africa.
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Regarding Queen Latifah’s personal life
Queen Latifah’s sexuality has been the subject of much debate for a long time now. In various reports, she has been referred to as either gay or bisexual. It’s interesting to note that Queen Latifah has never publicly stated her sexual orientation or acknowledged or denied allegations that she is a lesbian. To be sure, she’s been a staunch advocate for the LGBTQ community. Queen Latifah exhorted crowd members at the Long Beach Pride Festival in 2012 to “fight hate with love.” “Peeps” was another term she used to refer to members of the LGBTQ community.
Queen Latifah and Eboni Nichols’ connection
Former Los Angeles Lakers cheerleader Eboni Nichols now works as a professional choreographer. As of 2016, her birthplace is Eagle, Idaho, where she grew up. July 2022 marks her 44th birthday. As a celebrity and brand stylist, she’s well-known. In addition to her work in commercials and films, she is well-known for her stage performances.
“Dancing With The Stars” cast members Eboni Nichols and Queen Latifah met in 2009 and eventually became “partners.” The relationship between Queen Latifah and Eboni Nichols has been rumored to have started in 2013, although none of them has publicly confirmed it.
The relationship between Queen Latifah and Eboni Nichols has reportedly lasted over ten years, as reported by DNB Stories Africa. Attending events and taking trips together is a common occurrence for them. A beach in Sardinia was where they were caught kissing in 2014, for example. They’ve been spotted together in Brazil as well.
In April 2022, Queen Latifah and Eboni Nichols attended the Broadway show “Strange Loop in Manhattan” together for the opening night performance. As far as we know, they have a child together. Queen Latifah referred to Eboni Nichols as “my love” while winning BET’s Lifetime Achievement Award in 2021.
Children of Queen Latifah
Queen Latifah and her companion, Eboni Nichols, are said to be raising a boy together as of the time of this article’s publication. In 2019, Eboni Nichols became a mother for the first time, giving birth to a son. Nichols and Latifah did not publicly announce their son’s birth, however, Queen Latifah mentioned him during her BET Lifetime Achievement Award acceptance speech in 2021.