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5 Facts about Danny Glover’s Wife Eliane Cavalleiro

Edduin Carvajal
Jun 16, 2022
05:55 P.M.
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Hollywood star Danny Glover and Eliane Cavalleiro were together for over a decade, but they couldn't make their marriage last forever. Glover has already moved on.

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"Lethal Weapon" actor Danny Glover made headlines in June 2022 after getting cozy with realtor Regina Murray in Sardinia, Italy. Glover was shirtless and didn't wear his wedding ring, while Murray put on a bikini and a white hat.

Before their beach date, Glover and Murray walked the Filming Italy 2022 red carpet together. We still haven't heard from Cavalleiro. Here's everything you need to know about Glover's ex.

Danny Glover and Eliane Cavalleiro on September 7, 2011 in Deauville, France | Source: Getty Images

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SHE IS A PROFESSOR

Born in Brazil, Cavalleiro attended the University of Sao Paulo's School of Education and obtained a Master's degree in 1988 and a Doctorate in 2003.

She prefers to keep the details of her life away from the spotlight. Still, we know she taught at the Universidade De Brasil for a while before moving to America. Once there, she became a gender and race teacher at Stanford University.

Danny Glover and Elaine Cavalleiro on November 3, 2016 in Westwood, California | Source: Getty Images

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SHE HAS TWO SONS

Before meeting Glover, Cavalleiro had two sons: Juan and Ramon. They are both adults and reportedly share a beautiful brotherly relationship.

Juan and Ramon's bond probably strengthened due to their shared passion for art. While Juan is a photographer, Ramon is a visual artist.

Danny Glover and Eliane Cavalleiro on March 4, 2018 in Hollywood, California | Source: Getty Images

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SHE MET DANNY GLOVER AT THE WORLD SOCIAL FORUM

Glover and Cavalleiro's love story had an unusual start. They didn't meet on an American movie set but at the World Social Forum in Brazil in 2003.

They felt an instant connection, gave love a try, and eventually fell in love. Before Cavalleiro, Glover was in a 25-year marriage to Asake Bomani, and they share a daughter named Mandisa.

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SHE IS 20 YEARS YOUNGER THAN DANNY GLOVER

One of the aspects that attracted more attention to Glover and Cavalleiro's relationship was their age gap. While her exact birthday is unknown, multiple sources claim she is 55 years old – 20 years younger than 75-year-old Glover.

It is essential to point out that Glover and Cavalleiro's last photo together was in 2018.

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SHE MARRIED DANNY GLOVER IN 2009

Despite Glover and Cavalleiro's age difference, they tied the knot in December 2009. Cavalleiro never stopped her career as a professor during their time together.

She served as the General Coordinator of Diversity and Educational Inclusion in the Secretariat of Continuing Education, Literacy, and Diversity of the Ministry of Education from 2004 to 2006.

Cavalleiro also published multiple essays about racism, discrimination, prejudice, and other aspects impacting children's education and was the President of the Brazilian Association of Black Researchers from 2008 to 2010.

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ARE DANNY GLOVER AND ELIANE CAVALLEIRO MARRIED?

Judging by Glover's beach outing with Murray, it would be safe to assume that he and Cavalleiro are no longer together. However, they have not addressed their breakup publicly.

It is essential to point out that Glover and Cavalleiro's last photo together was in 2018 at the NAACP Image Awards in Pasadena, California. Since Cavalleiro lives a private life, we don't expect her to discuss the split.

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