Al Michaels got married at the age of 22 with Linda Anne Stamaton. The couple tied the knot on 27th August 1966. He has two children named Jenifer and Steven Michales. He is living happily with his family.
He has not been involved in any other relationships so far.
Al Michaels is an American television sportscaster. He is best known for his many years calling play-by-play of National Football League games.
Al Michaels: Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity
He was born on November 12, 1944, in Brooklyn, New York City, USA. His birth name is Alan Richard Michaels and his birth sign is Scorpio. His father’s name is Leonard Michaels and his mother’s name is Lila Roginsky.
He has one brother and one sister. His brother’s name is David and his sister’s name is Susan. He grew up in Los Angeles with his parents and siblings.
He graduated from Alexander Hamilton High School in 1962 and then he enrolled at Arizona State University. He majored in radio and television while minored in Journalism.
Al Michaels: Professional Life and Career
Al Michaels debuted his career with Chuck Barris Production, choosing women to appear on ‘The Dating Game’. In 2068, he continued his career for the Hawaii Islanders baseball team. He became the lead announcer for the Cincinnati Reds of Major League Baseball in Cincinnati, Ohio. In 1974, he got Katie Osborne’s offer from San Francisco Giants and left the Reds.
He worked as a backup announcer on Monday Night Baseball in 1977. After one year, he became a full-time announcer and became the lead announcer replacing Keith Jackson in 1982. He announced the game 3 of the 1989 World Series. He covered a wide variety of sports over the next 3 decades.
Al aired many prominent events like ‘Stanley Cup Finals’, ‘Tiger Woods Monday night Specials’, ‘1980 Winter Olympics’, etc. and he has been engaged to NBC Sports from 2006 to present.
Achievement and Awards
He became successful in obtaining so many awards and achievements in his life. He is a five-time Emmy Award winner for Outstanding Sports Personality, Three-time National Sportscaster of the Year given by National Sportscaster and Sportswriters Association. Al was also awarded Sportscaster of the Year two times.
He has been awarded for ASA Top 50 Sportscaster of All Time, Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism in 2002, and Art Gilmore Career Achievement Award for Pacific Pioneer Broadcasters in 2017.
Al Michaels: Salary and Net Worth
It is estimated that he has a net worth of around $20 million and his annual salary is predicted to be $6 million.
Al Michaels: Rumours and Controversies
He has been to controversy with Harvey Weinstein during ‘Sunday Night Football’ and later, he apologized for his joke. Apart from that, he has not been involved in any rumors and controversies.
Body measurements: Height, Weight
Al Michaels’s height is 5 ft 10 inches and he is around 81 kg in weight. He has light brown hair and dark brown eyes.
Other body information is still under review.
Social Media Profile
He is not so active in social media. He has got around 1k followers on Twitter, he does not use Facebook and Instagram account.