Actor, comedian, writer, producer, singer, and actor Edward Regan Murphy was born in the United States on April 3, 1961.
He became famous while working as a regular cast member on the sketch comedy program Saturday Night Live from 1980 to 1984.
On Comedy Central's list of the 100 Greatest Stand-ups of All Time, Murphy was placed No. 10, indicating that he has also performed as a stand-up comic.
Murphy grew up in the Bushwick district of Brooklyn, New York City, where he was born.
His father, Charles Edward Murphy (1940-1969), was a transit police officer as well as an amateur performer and comedian. His mother, Lillian Murphy (née Laney, subsequently Murphy Lynch; 1939-2000), worked as a telephone operator.
Eddie Murphy first wife: Meet Nicole Mitchell
As the ex-wife of Eddie Murphy, Nicole Mitchell Murphy is a well-known American actress, model, designer, and entrepreneur. On January 5, 1968, Nicole Ronnette Mitchell was born in the United States.
She has three younger siblings Called Nathan, Darius, and Trevor. She is the daughter of US Air Force pilot Eddie T. “Mitch” Mitchell (Dad).