Verne Lundquist Biography

Published on : 04 January, 2016

Facts of Verne Lundquist

Birth Name Merton Laverne Lundquist, Jr.
Famous Name Verne Lundquist
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Birth Place/City Duluth, Minnesota
Salary N/A
Net Worth 1.5 million
Affair with Nancy Lundquist
Girlfriend Nancy Lundquist
Married Yes
Married to Nancy Lundquist (m. 1982), Kathy Vernon (m. 1972–1980), Patricia Lundquist (m. 1967–1971)
Children N/A
Divorce Yes
Birth Nation: United States

Verne Lundquist is one of the popular personalities of the media world. This talented personality was born in the year 1940 on July 17. He is a popular American sports journalist. Presently, he is working for CBS Sports. The brilliant personality was born in Duluth, Minnesota. He is an American Citizen and belongs to white ethnicity. If we talk about his father then we come to know that, his father was a preacher and head of Nebraska Synod of the Augustana Lutheran Church.

Talking about his early and career life, the highly ambitious Verne Lundquist completed his graduation from Texas Lutheran University. Before joining CBS network, he has given his contribution to several organizations.  He started his working career with KTBC-TV.  After that he went to WFAA-TV. He worked there as a sports director. He worked there for sixteen years. He also grabbed a prestigious award for his extraordinary contribution towards the organization. He also worked for ABC sports from the year 1974 to 1981. After, providing his contribution to the ABC sports, he moved to the CBS network. He worked there for a 10 years.  After that, he also offered a job from TNT cable, however he didn’t properly satisfied and in the year 1988 he again moved to the CBS network.

The CBS network really provided a perfect platform to his career.  He worked as a sports anchor for the CBS network.  While working for CBS network, he delivers his commentary for the Masters, PGA Championship and other sports events.  He also called for sports like boxing, gymnastics, swimming, diving, and horse racing throughout his career.  However, he is 75 years old, but he is passionate for his job. He loves his job. He is an adorable and an achiever for his contribution in the sports world.

Speaking, about his personal life, he established her marital relationship with his wife Nancy Webb. Verne is loyal towards his married life. They both created good mutual understanding & relationship with each other. Verne is determined &dedicated husband too. There is no any rumor of divorce between the couples. The lovely   couples happily residing in the United States of America at Steamboat, Springs Colorado. Nevertheless, there is no any information about their children.  Before married to Nancy, she had also established with conjugal life with Patricia (1967), but in the year 1971 they both get divorced with each other. After getting isolated from Patricia, she also married Kathy Vernon, but unfortunately there married life also ended in the year 1980.

Verne Lundquist is highly ambitious and determined in his job. He is dedicated and devoted towards his job. He gets paid high salary by his employer. His net worth is 1.5 million. If we talk about his weight, then we come to know that his weight is more than 500 her pounds, however he manages himself to work for his job.  More details information about him can be observed from wiki, YouTube, Facebook & Twitter.


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