Beautiful American television personality and film actress, Vanna White rose to fame after hosting the show Wheel of Fortune since 1982. She also appeared in NBC television film Goddess of Love where she played as Venus. She has even portrayed various characters on TV shows such as Super Show, Simon, and Simon, Married… With Children, Double Dragon and many more.
However, who is she? Let’s get to know more about this sensational dancer’s personal as well as professional life!
Vanna White was born in the town of Conway, South Carolina, the U.S. on 18th February 1957. She is native American and belongs to white ethnicity. Her zodiac sign is Aquarius. She was born to Miguel Angel and Joan Marie Rosich. Further, she earned her education degree from Atlanta school of Fashion and even has worked as a model.
|Real Name||Vanna White|
|Birthday||18th February 1957|
|Birthplace||Conway, South Carolina, U.S.|
|Profession||Acting and Modeling|
|Parents||Miguel Angel and Joan Marie Rosich|
|Married/Husband||George San Pietro (div. 2002)|
|Children||Niko Santo Pietro and Gigi Santo Pietro|
|Salary||$8 million yearly|
|Net Worth||est. $40 million|
Net Worth, Salary, and Income
In 1979, Vanna started pursuing her career as an actress after moving to Los Angeles. She landed her debut role in Gypsy Angels in 1980 as Mickey. Then, she even got featured in movies like Graduation Day, and Looker. However, appearing as the host of Wheel of Fortune, the NBC game show help her uplift her to fame. The show garnered the attention of 30 million viewers with grossed accumulating heft amount, $100 million a year.
Further, Vanna got numerous attractive endorsement contracts and got featured on the NBC movie called Venus: The Goddess of Love. Moreover, she has portrayed on TV shows such as Super Show, Simon, and Simon, Married… With Children, Double Dragon and many more.
With her stints as television personality and model, Vanna undoubtedly amasses a hefty net worth of $40 million. She is also known to gain the salary of $8 Million annually.
Dating Life after Divorce
Is Vanna married? Yes, now she isn’t though! She shared her vows with George Santo Pietro who is a restaurant owner. The pair happily wedded in 1990. In September 1992, she was pregnant with first child and announced the news on an episode of Wheel of Fortune where “Vanna’s pregnant” was the answer to a puzzle. However, unfortunately, she miscarried.
Later, Vanna and her husband George welcomed their son, Nicholas Santo in 1994. In 1997, the gave birth to the second child; a daughter, Gigi Santo in 1997. Despite that, the duo got divorced in November 2002. However, the pair hasn’t disclosed the reason behind their decision.
After her divorce, Vanna dated Michael Kaye and got engaged with him in 2004. However, their relation didn’t last long, and they got separated in 2006.
Before her marriage, she was romantically involved with John Gibson. Her beau was a soap opera actor and Chippendale dancer. However, unfortunately, Vanna’s boyfriend passed away in a private plane crash in 1986.
Family, Parents, and Siblings
Vanna was born to father Miguel Angel and mother, Joan Marie Rosich. She was named Vanna Marie Angel. However, when she was just an infant, her parents got divorced, and she was raised by her mother and stepfather, Herbert Stackley White Jr. Moreover, in 1980, she encountered tragedy when her mother passed away due to Ovarian Cancer.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, and Size
Vanna is considered moderately tall at 5 feet and 9 inches, and she weighs about 58 kg. The 61-year-old model has a fantastic figure which measures 34C-24-33. She is fair skinned with blonde hair and brown eyes.