- Career and Net worth
- Who is Mike Wilbon wife?
- Body Measurement
- Wiki and Facts
Mike Wilbon full name Michael Ray Wilbon is an American sports journalist who is best known for being a co-host, commentator and analyst of the ESPN show, ‘Pardon the Interruption’. The bio of Mike Wilbon who is the analyst of the ESPN shows that he was born on November 19, 1958, in Chicago, Illinois, United States. He belongs to an Afro-American ethnicity and holds an American nationality. Journalist Mike is the former sportswriter and columnist for The Washington Post and has worked at The Washington Post since 1980. He was raised up as children of middle-class family and rest information about his early life and about his parents are not disclosed by this 58 years old commentator. The famous analyst Mike Wilbon currently resides in Bethesda, Maryland with his lovely wife, Sheryl Wilbon and also has a home in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Career and Net worth
Mike attended St. Ignatius College Preparatory School and graduated from there in 1976. After the completion of high school graduation, he attended Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. He graduated by earning a journalism degree in 1980 and later served as trustee in that University. After being graduated, Mike initiated his journalism career in 1980, working for the Washington Post. While working at the Washington Post, he used to cover several sports news including college sports, Major League Baseball, National Football League, and the National Basketball Association news. In February 1990, the enthusiastic Mike was promoted in the Washington Post as a full-time columnist after working as a news coverer for a long time. As a columnist, he chatted more about the culture of sports and used to publish four times in a week. The columnist also contributed to ESPN’s The Sports Reporters and his He wrote his last column for the Washington Post was on December 7, 2010. Hard working Mike was appointed as the co-host of ESPN’s daily opinion forum Pardon the Interruption (PTI) in 1990 and is still continuing the show. Married Mike Wilbon had also acted as host members for other various shows like ABC’s NBA Countdown and is currently giving his full-time work with ESPN and ABC from where he is raising his net worth. The talented commentator and columnist Michael Wilbon has covered ten Summer and Winter Olympic Games for The Washington Post. Because of his great contribution. he earned the title of "Top Sports Columnist" in 2001.
Mike Wilbon is one of the highest paid American sports journalist earning an annual salary of 1.5 million US dollars and his net worth is estimated to be 9 million dollars. From his bio, we can clearly see his long successful career which he has been able to make.
Who is Mike Wilbon wife?
Mike is married to Sheryl Wilbon, a D.C. native. This journalist wife holds an undergraduate degree in Foreign Affairs from the University of Virginia and a law degree from Duke. This couple does not have much children except a baby boy named Matthew Raymond Wilbon who landed on this earth on March 26, 2008. They are still together and residing at their luxurious home in Bethesda, Maryland. There is no sign of getting divorce and no rumors and news are there about the past and present affairs of this famous sports journalist. On 27 January 2008, Mike was pained by heart attack which get completely cured by performing an angioplasty in the Scottsdale hospital. At present, he is happily living his married life with his life partner.
Mike is blessed with an adorable height of 6 feet and 2 inches and seems to have an average weight. He looks stunning with that cheerful smile on his face.
Wiki and Facts
The media person who was the guest at White House on 12 July 2013 to visit President Barack Obama in the Oval Office is not using any social networking sites. But one can get adequate information about Michael Ray Wilbon on wiki sites.