Facts of Sam Champion
|Full Name:||Sam Champion|
|Age:||57 years 11 months|
|Birth Date:||August 13, 1961|
|Birth Place:||Paducah, Kentucky, United States|
|Father's Name:||James H. Champion|
|Mother's Name:||Sylvia Champion|
|Education:||Eastern Kentucky University|
|Profession:||weather anchor and television show hos|
|Height:||5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)|
|Salary:||$ 1.5 million|
|Net Worth:||$ 10 million|
|Hair Color:||Regular blond|
Relationship Statistics of Sam Champion
|What is Sam Champion marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Married|
|When did Sam Champion get married ? (married date):||December 21, 2012|
|How many children does Sam Champion have ? (name):||No|
|Is Sam Champion having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Sam Champion gay ?:||No|
|Who is Sam Champion wife ? (name):||Rubem Robierb|
More about the relationship
Sam Champion had love affairs with Brazilian visual artist, Rubem Robierb for several years. They got engaged on 5th of October 2012. Two months later on 21st of December, they announced that they got married.
This proves that he is a gay. Till now, their relationship is going very strong and there are very fewer chances of a divorce to occur in their lives.
- 1 Who is Sam Champion?
- 2 Age(57 years), Parents, Siblings, Family, Ethnicity, Nationality
- 3 Sam Champion: Education, School/College University
- 4 Sam Champion: Professional Life, Career
- 5 Sam Champion: Net Worth($10 million), Income, Salary($1.5 million)
- 6 Sam Champion: Rumors and Controversies/Scandal
- 7 Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
- 8 Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.
Who is Sam Champion?
Sam Champion is an American weather anchor and television show host, best known for his work in Good Morning America. He is also known for being the co-anchor of the show, AMHQ: America’s Morning Headquarters.
Age(57 years), Parents, Siblings, Family, Ethnicity, Nationality
As regards of Sam Champion’s early life, Sam was born on August 13, 1961, in Paducah, Kentucky, United States. While talking about his childhood he was born as Samuel James Champion to parents Sylvia Champion and James H. Champion.
He has one sibling, sister Teresa. His father James H. Champion was a lieutenant colonel and he served the U.S. Marine Corps in Vietnam. At the end of 2010, James died an unfortunate death. Sam is of Caucasian ethnicity and holds an American nationality. Furthermore, there are not many details regarding his early life and childhood history.
Sam Champion: Education, School/College University
Regarding his education, he received his formal education from Fairfax High School. He was also able to complete his high school graduation from there and he graduated in 1979. He then joined Eastern Kentucky University and he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast news.
Sam Champion: Professional Life, Career
Sam Champion began his career from WPSD-TV. After working there for few years, he joined WJKS and then finally from 1988 he began serving WABC-TV as a weather forecaster. He was a weather forecaster of the show, Eyewitness News.
After serving WABC-TV for more than a decade, he finally joined ABC News at the end of 2006. He began serving them as the presenter of the show, Good Morning America. His work, for which he is well-known, is definitely going to be this TV show which has helped him reach new heights of success.
He has also appeared several times in another very popular show called NBC Today which is broadcasted in NBC. In September 2015, it was revealed that Champion would leave AMHQ to serve as a contributor to its primetime programs.
Sam Champion: Net Worth($10 million), Income, Salary($1.5 million)
In December 2016, Champion and The Weather Channel decided not to renew their contract. As a result, he leaves the company. The final episode of 23.5° aired on December 27, 2016. He gets a salary of $1.5 million dollars and has a net worth of $10 million dollars.
Sam Champion: Rumors and Controversies/Scandal
Rumors started to fuel up about Sam leaving ABC. Some said ABC fired Sam while others stated that Sam had a fight with some college and his ABC friends betrayed him. Others had other things to say about Sam. There is no evidence substantiating any of these rumors. But he left ABC News.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
Sam Champion has a perfect height standing at 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m) and weighs around 63 kg. He has a Regular blond hair color. His eye color is blue.
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.
Sam is active on social media such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram account. He has more than 260.2k followers on Facebook account, he has over 538k followers on Twitter account, and 93.1k followers on the Instagram account.
References: (famousbirthdays, abcnews.go)