The Journalism Industry has been thankful to him as he is superb, he is outstanding, he is remarkable and he has achieved all in his wonderful occupation. He is a great looking man and has a billion dollar smile. He has really worked hard to be where he is today. All credit for his achievements goes to him and his dedication towards his professional career. He is none other than the extremely talented Al Michaels. Al Michaels's full name is Alan Richard “Al” Michaels. He was born on November 12, 1944 and this makes his age 72 years at this moment. His place of birth is Brooklyn, New York City. He is an American by his nationality. He is Jewish by ethnicity. His birth sign is Scorpio. Al Michaels is an American television sportscaster. Currently, he serves as an anchor of NBC Sports. It has been almost 3 decades that he has served to ABC Sports (1977-2006).
Al Michaels was born to James Samuel and Lila Roginsky/Ross. He had grown up as an avid fan of Brooklyn Dodgers. At the age of 14, he moved to Los Angeles with his family and attended Alexander Hamilton High School in Los Angeles. He was a baseball player during his high school years. In 1962, he completed his graduation from Arizona State University. He majored in radio and television and minored in journalism.
Al Michaels also proved himself as a successful author as well as a successful entrepreneur. One of his most sold books is “You can’t Make this Up”. Al Michaels is popular and respected all around the world by his admirers.
Al Michaels celebrated his marriage to Linda Michaels. He got wedded to Linda Anne Stamaton in 1966. It is about 50 years of their marriage and they are still living happily as a husband and wife. They both are loyal to each other. They together have two children named Jennifer and Steven. His son Steven Michaels is a President and CEO of Asylum Entertainment in Los Angeles.
Al Michaels is not a single child of his parents. His younger brother David is a television producer. He has produced program such as NBC’s coverage of the Olympic Games, Triple Crown and others. On April 21, 2013, the cop arrested him for reckless driving. Later, he was released after five hours. Since 1968, he has been serving as one of the prominent sports anchor. Truly, he is a legendary figure of the journalism world.
Al Michaels is one of the most influential names in the world of journalism. Despite he is in the seventies, he has maintained a great personality and physique. His has revealed salary and net worth to his fans. His salary is awesome. His salary is $5 million a year. His net worth is around $20 million. He has huge fan follower on social networking sites.