Anna Gordy Gaye

Born: 
12/12/1921
City: 
Milledgeville
Region: 
Georgia
Country: 
USA
Years Active: 
1950's-1970's
Instruments: 
Composer

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Anna Gordy Gaye is an American songwriter and composer, known as the elder sister of Motown founder Berry Gordy and the first wife of soul legend Marvin Gaye, who used their troubled marriage as the focal point of his critically acclaimed 1978 effort, Here, My Dear, an album in which Gordy agreed to receive royalties on due to their divorce court proceedings.