Rovanda Anthony Biography – Rovanda Anthony Wiki
Rovanda Anthony is the ex-wife of American professional boxer, Pernell Whitaker. Pernell died on July 14, 2019 after being hit by a vehicle in Virginia Beach, Virginia. According to the Virginia Beach Police Department, he was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
Pernell Whitaker Wife
Pernell Whitaker married his wife Rovanda Anthony on December 21, 1985 in the boxing ring at the Virginia Beach Pavilion Convention Center.
According to ESPN, Whitaker was not boxing on the show, but his Olympic teammates and good buddies Holyfield, Mark Breland, Meldrick Taylor and Tyrell Biggs were. To help promote the event, Main Events went to Whitaker, who was popular in the region, with the idea of having him and Rovanda wed in the ring in front of the crowd after the show. The couple later divorced.
Rovanda Anthony Children
Pernell and his wife Rovanda Anthony had four children together: Dominique, the late Pernell Jr., Dantavious, and Devon.