Who is Cherry Seaborn?
Cherry Seaborn was born on 6 May 1992, in Framlingham, Suffolk, England, and is a consultant, and a former field hockey player who played for both Duke and Durham Universities, but is probably best known for being the fiancée of singer and musician Ed Sheeran.
The Riches of Cherry Seaborn
How rich is Cherry Seaborn? As of mid-2018, sources estimate a net worth that is over $500,000, earned through success in her various endeavors, and elevated by her association with Ed Sheeran who has a net worth estimated at $68 million. As she continues her endeavors, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.
Early Life and EducationCherry grew up in England in a family who was very familiar with competitive sports. Her father was a soccer and cricket player who taught Cherry and her brother various sports. She attended Thomas Mills High School where she started to play field hockey. This was also the time that she met and became friends with future fiancée Ed Sheeran.
After matriculating, she enrolled at Durham University and studied molecular biology. She was one of the top players of the school’s Field hockey team which she would captain, and helped lead her squad to the British University championships in 2012 and 2013. Her team was also a two time runner-up in the Investec English Women’s Hockey League North Conference. She completed her degree, and continue her education studying for a Master’s degree at the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.
Duke University and Other Field Hockey Achievements
During her time at Duke, Seaborn would also play for the school’s field hockey team in 2013, actually 21 games before suffering an injury, then a further 23 games helping Duke reach the NCAA championship match. Thanks to her skills in the sport, she helped the England Under-18 team win a silver medal at the 2010 Volvo 4 Nations Championship, and was selected for the England Under-21 national team for three years, and which won the bronze medal at the 2012 European Championships in Holland.
She has also played with the Saxon Tigers, the Pennine Pumas, and the Harleston Magpies Hockey Clubs. She totaled 25 goals during two seasons in the English National League, and was named Young Player of the Year thanks to her performance as a part of the national team.
Ed Sheeran and EngagementEd Sheeran is a singer, songwriter, record producer, rapper, and actor, best known for finding great popularity after the release of his debut album which spread his music in the UK. His second album found popularity in various other parts of the world as well, and is now known for chart-topping hits including “Thinking Out Loud”, which earned him two Grammy Awards in 2016. His songs “Shape of You” and “Castle on the Hill” also topped the charts of numerous countries, and he’s sold more than 26 million albums and 100 million singles worldwide. He’s also appearing as an actor, including as a Lannister soldier in “Game of Thrones”.
While Cherry and Ed knew each other for a longtime, they remained only as friends as Ed had relationships with singer Nina Nesbitt, and Athina Andrelos who were inspirations for a number of his songs. In 2015 Cherry and Ed started a relationship, and became engaged in 2018. Ed is also known for being close friends with singer Taylor Swift. Ed owns a farm near Framlingham, Suffolk where he was raised, and hopes to start a family there with Cherry. The two are also known to have cats which have been posted on various social media websites.
Cherry Seaborn on Social Media
Cherry is highly active online, particularly on social media websites such as Twitter and Instagram. Her Twitter account is private, but she does have several photos of her with Ed on her Instagram account. She has also posted a few personal photos on her account, going about her daily endeavors. The duo’s cats, named Dorito and Calippo have their own Instagram account which amassed 100,000 followers in a single day, thanks to the popularity of Ed Sheeran. The couple are known for their love for animals; various other celebrities have been known to set up social media accounts for their pets.