Mike Greenberg | Biography

Posted On: 21 Aug, 2014

Mike Greenberg | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth August 06, 1967
Age 53 Years 8 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Radio host
Wife/Spouse Stacy Greenberg
Girlfriend Not yet
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? No
Married Yes
Net Worth $6 Million Dollars
Height 1.80 m
Weight N/A
Children/Kids Nicole Greenberg, Stephen Greenberg

Mike Greenberg was born in August 6, 1967 in New York, America. His birth name is Michael Darrow Greenberg. He is a television show host, radio host and television anchor as well.

He started his career from 1990. He joined Theta Chi Fraternity in Medill School of Journalism and worked as a sports anchor and reporter for WMAQ-AM which is located in Chicago. In 1992, he shifted to work for WSCR Radio. There also, he worked as a reporter. He got an opportunity to cover the news on events such as World Series and the Super Bowl. He also got chance to work for Sports Channel Chicago and become an anchor as well as reporter. In 1996, he joined ESPN and was one of the first hosts of ESPNEWS.

After entering ESPN, he has been successfully achieved his goal and his popularity has also increased from then on. He also worked for ESPN Radio from 1999. His hosting capabilities also increased as he joined ESPN. His popular show “Mike & Mike” is very much approved by the viewers. Besides ESPN, he also has worked for ABC and hosted the show called Duel. He also got opportunity to work on the soap opera “Guiding Light” with his co-host Mike Golic in 2008. Moreover, he also co-hosted “Live with Kelly” in 2012.

Besides the job of hosting, he is also an author of the book. In 2006, he published the book, “Why My Wife Thinks I'm An Idiot: The Life and Times of a Sportscaster Dad”. This book reached in number 14 in the New York Times Bestseller list and also nominated for the Quill Award for the best sports book. Joining with his co-host, Mike Golic, he released another book in 2010. The book was entitled as “Mike and Mike's Rules for Sports and Life.” He had released a novel in 2013 named “All You Could Ask For”.

He has the residence in Westport, Connecticut. He lives in his house with his wife, Stacy, and his two children. As they are happily married couple, there have been no disagreements among them. In the question of divorce, both of them told that that is never gonna happen. He is very happy with his family.

With the height of 5 feet 10 inch, he is known as the tall guy among his peers. He has reached the age of 47 from 2014. He has the net worth of $6 million which also includes $2 million of annual salary. It also made him one of the richest celebrities in the world. Many people criticize him for the bump in his nose and told them that he is doing a nose job. But he has commented them as it was the nose of Native American and he would change it from plastic surgery.

He has also been tied in controversies. Once he said “Martin Luther Coon King Jr…” which became viral and many people got angry with that comment. Though he made apology later, he was suspended from “Mike & Mike” program. He was also get suspended as he mocked producer Liam Chapman on the air. He has also c0ommented some racist views which has almost cost him his job and he was nearly got fired.

He is popular in social sites as well. He has 683 thousand followers in twitter. If you want to know more about him, you can visit wiki. If you want to follow him in twitter, you can view his page in https://twitter.com/Espngreeny. Be careful while following Greenberg as there was also a fake id which named as Greenberg’s Beard.