Robin Givens is an American stage/theatre actress and model. Her career breakthrough role in Head of the Class in 1986 gave her a huge media exposure. However, Givens’s violent marriage with boxer Mike Tyson and the public divorce gravitated massive media attention as well.
The former WBC, WBA, and IBF heavyweight champion’s shaky relationship with the model is discussed more in the first episode of the ABC documentary, Mike Tyson: The Knockout.
Boomerang actress Robin Givens sought love in many people, including comedian Eddie Murphy, Brad Pitt, NBA star, Michael Jordan, and many more. She was also married to her tennis tutor, Svetozar Marinkovic, briefly. Here is everything we have about Robin Givens’s ex-husband Svetozar Marinkovic.
Who Is Robin Givens’ Ex-Husband, Svetozar Marinkovic?
Robin Givens’ ex-spouse, Svetozar Marinkovic, rose to fame after their new relationship. It is well known that Steve was a tennis instructor.
But besides the fact that he was a tennis instructor, there is not much known of Svetozar Marinkovic. Although there is almost zero information about Robin Givens’s ex-husband, he must have been a kind man enjoying his life and career in privacy.
Married For Seven Minutes
Head Of State star, Robin Givens and her ex-partner, Svetozar Marinkovic, made headline as their marriage fell apart within minutes of intimacy.
Marriage is a massive commitment that a person makes, and thus, it requires a lot of thinking. But the compatibility and mutual understanding between a couple must be undisputable. Since marriage requires commitment and utter patience, many people do not feel ready for it and run from it.
Robin Givens’ marriage with the tennis coach, Svetozar Marinkovic, might have had a similar issue of commitment. They made a record for brevity since their marriage lasted for 7 minutes.
The relationship details of the couple are not known, but the pair decided to walk down the aisle on 22 August 1997. Although the divorce took a year to finalize, they separated on the same day.
According to Forbes, Robin Givens’ ex-husband Marinkovic himself quoted that their marriage lasted “seven minutes.” Givens had also mentioned that the pair separated on the same day of their marital. However, the reason for their separation is not revealed.
Svetozar Marinkovic’s Ex-Wife Had Baby With Her Ex-Boyfriend, Murphy Jensen
Besides her acting skills and modeling career, Robin Givens made headlines because of her tumultuous relationships with several known personalities.
Svetozar Marinkovic and his ex-wife, Robin Givens, did not have a baby together. However, Robins adopted her first baby, Michael “Buddy” Givens, in 1993. Likewise, she birthed her second son, William “Billy” Jensen with her ex-boyfriend Murphy Jensen in 1999.
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After ending her last marriage, she never walked down the aisle again and committed to her television career and two sons. She did everything to recover her career and nurture her sons.
Disappointingly, Robin Givens’ ex-husband, Svetozar Marinkovic, has disappeared entirely and decided to live a quiet life without gaining any media attention. Let’s hope he is doing well and is earning a living earnestly.