Michael Strahan Biography
Michael Strahan is an American former professional American football player, television personality, and journalist. However, he played his entire 15-year professional career as a defensive end for the New York Giants of the National Football League. A dominant pass rusher, Strahan is presently tied with T. J.
Michael Strahan Quick Facts
These are quick facts you may need to know about Strahan:
- Birth Name: Michael T. Strahan
- Age: 52 years old as of 2022
- Birthday: 21 November
- Height: 6 feet 5 inches
- Father: Gene Willie Strahan
- Mother: Louise (Traylor) Strahan
- Married/Husband: Nicole Mitchell
- Net Worth: $17million
Michael Strahan Age
Strahan is 52 years old as of 2022. He was born on 21 November 1971 in Houston, Texas, United States. He celebrates his birthday on 21 November every year.
Michael Strahan Height
Strahan stands at a height of 6 feet 5 inches (1.96 m) tall and weighs 116 kg (255 lb).
Michael Strahan Education
The summer before Strahan’s senior year of high school, his father sent him to live with his uncle Art in Houston so he could attend Westbury High School. He played one season of football, which was enough for him to get a scholarship offer from Texas Southern University. He later graduated from Texas Southern University in 1993 and entered the National Football League.
Michael Strahan Family
Strahan was born in Houston. The youngest of six children, he is the son of Louise (Traylor) Strahan, a basketball coach, and Gene Willie Strahan, a retired Army Major and a boxer with a 1–1 record against future heavyweight Ken Norton.
Michael Strahan Wife
Strahan was married to his first wife, Wanda Hutchins, from 1992 to 1996. She is an American businesswoman, Interior Designer, Wanda Home Designs Owner, and Decorator. They have a daughter, Tanita Strahan, and a son, Michael Anthony Strahan Jr. Strahan moved them to the U.S. and purchased a $163,000 house in the same Houston neighborhood where his parents live.
In 1999, Strahan married Jean Muggli after meeting her at a spa. They have twin daughters, Isabella and Sophia, born in December 2004. As of 2004, Strahan lives on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. He and Muggli finalized their acrimonious divorce on July 20, 2006.
In August 2009, he became engaged to Nicole Mitchell, Eddie Murphy’s ex-wife, but the two ended their engagement in 2014. In June 2011, he filmed a commercial supporting legalizing same-sex marriage in New York.
Michael Strahan Philanthropy
In 2002, Strahan had a multimillion-dollar rehabilitation and renovation done on Georgian Heights. The turn-of-the-19th-century mansion is on 2.3 acres of mountainside property and boasts sweeping views of the Manhattan skyline. Over thirty renowned New York and New Jersey interior and landscape designers will showcase their creative talents.
The home was built in 1906 at 99 Lloyd Avenue, Montclair, New Jersey. It is a red brick house with a carriage house and a greenhouse that he bought in 2000 for $1.3 million. Before moving in, he allowed the Junior League of Montclair-Newark to use his house as a model home for its charity fundraiser. From May 28 to 31, the League decorated the mansion, had a “bare bones” party and a black-tie affair, and held $25 tours to fund the Junior League programs Children At Risk and HomeCorp.Children At Risk aids children and families and HomeCorp helps low-income people achieve home ownership.
In February 2008, Strahan and Giants teammate Justin Tuck teamed up with Nike to design their own exclusive sneakers for ID studio in New York City. All proceeds from the sneakers were donated to Nike’s Let Me Play global campaign.
Michael Strahan Collection
On September 8, 2015, Strahan launched a men’s clothing line exclusively through J. C. Penney. It Includes suits, collared shirts, belts, ties, cufflinks, suspenders, and other accessories.
Michael Strahan Net Worth
Strahan has an estimated net worth of $ 17 million. He has accumulated his net worth as a football player, television personality, and journalist.