Herschel Walker Biography

Published on : 20 February, 2016

Facts of Herschel Walker

Birth Name Herschel Walker
Famous Name Herschel Walker
Father Willis Walker
Mother Christine Walker
Nationality American
Ethnicity Black
Birth Place/City Wrightsville, Georgia
Net Worth $12 million
Weight in KG 102.1 kg
Married Yes
Married to Cindy DeAngelis Grossman (m. 1983–2002)
Children N/A
Divorce Yes
Date of Birth: 1962 March 3
Age: 55 years old
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
Birth Sign:: Acer

Fifty three years old Herschel Walker is renowned names in the world of sports. He is not only a sports star but he is a popular television personality. He is a multitalented and retired professional football player and a former college football player, bobsledder, sprinter and mixed martial artist. He was born in the year 1962, on March 3, Wrightsville, Georgia; United States is his birth place. He is an American by his nationality and his ethnicity is black. He was the son of Willis and Christine Walker. He was one of the seven children of his parents.

Speaking about his early life, education, childhood and professional achievements, he went to Johnson Country High School in Wrightsville; during his schooling he was proficient in several games. He played basketball, football and also competed in track. After achieving his high school degree, he went to University of Georgia and he played college football for the University of Georgia, he was very best and played unbelievable game; however we can say it also gives him a new shape to his career. He was a three times All-American (football and track) and accomplisher of the 1982 Heisman Trophy and Maxwell award. Moving towards his professional achievements, he started his football career with the New Jersey Generals of the United States Football League prior joining the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League, he also showed his playing skills by associating with Minnesota Vikings, Philadelphia Eagles and New York Giants. He has also outstanding records in the field of mixed martial arts.

He is very healthy player and conscious and concern towards his health. He follows his diets and sleeps only five hours a night. He avoids oily and junk food and prefers soup, salads and bread in his daily diet. However, his married life is not as successful as his career. He married his college sweetheart in the year 1983, her sweetheart name was Cindy DeAngelis Grossman, and however, after 19 years of their long married relationship they divorced in 2002. They have one child together. Presently, he is a single by his status and not having in an affair with anyone and he does not have any spouse too. She also makes his appearances in the reality television. He is very straight by his sexuality. He is not a gay. He also has never been part of any big controversies.

There are millions of followers who even are ready to die to take a single autograph of him. He is socially active in the social networking sites. His fans and followers followed him on Twitter. He possesses height of 6 feet and 1 inch and his build up weight is 102.1 kg. He bags fortune amount of salary. His total salary increases his net worth. Moreover, info about his life and bio can be easily seen from Wiki.


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