Michael Strahan Net Worth: Interesting Facts, Earnings, House, Age, Height, Biography

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Michael Strahan Net Worth:$75 Million (approx.)

Net Worth:$75 Million (approx.)
Salary:$20 Million
Date of Birth:Nov 21, 1971
Age:49 years
Height:6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Profession:American football player, Actor, Presenter, Film Producer
Nationality:United States of America

Michael Strahan net worth is around $75 million. Strahan played defensive end for the New York Giants for 14 seasons.

Michael Strahan Net Worth
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Michael Strahan is a football analyst on “Fox NFL Sunday,” and co-host of ABC’s “Good Morning America.”

Michael Strahan Salary:

Michael Strahan salary is around $20 million per year .He earns this money from his hosting roles and endorsement deals. During his NFL career, Michael Strahan made around $60 million as salary.

Strahan was the highest-earning year in 2002-2003 NFL season when the Giants paid him $20.6 million.

What is Michael Strahan net worth?:

Michael Strahan net worth is around $70 million.

Michael Strahan net worth

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Michael Strahan House:

 During his 2007 divorce proceedings from Jean Muggli, the court ordered their New Jersey mansion to be auctioned and the sales money split evenly; the house was valued at $3.6 million.

In August 2008, Strahan paid $1.66 million for a two-bed, two-bath, 1,911-square-foot condo in lower Manhattan. Michael sold it in 2014 for $2.4 million.

In 2015,Michael Strahan sold his mansion in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Brentwood for $21.5 million. This mansion was built in 2013, the 15,600-square-foot home sits on a one-acre lot with a 59-foot swimming pool, an expansive lawn, and mature trees.

The 3-story home includes a library, a home theater, a Prohibition-style wine cellar with a drinking lounge, a gym, a game room, a sauna, and two laundry rooms. The master wing has a sitting room with a fireplace. There are 9 bedroom suites and 14 bathrooms. He bought the home in 2013 for $16 million while he was engaged to Nicole Mitchell Murphy.

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Michael Strahan Biography:

 Michael Anthony Strahan was born in Houston, Texas on November 21, 1971. He is the youngest of 6 children of Louise and Gene Willie Strahan. When Strahan was nine, his family moved to the Army base in Mannheim, West Germany.

He played organized football at Mannheim American High School, a U.S. Department of Defense Dependent High School in Germany.

Michael Strahan Biography
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During the summer between his junior and senior years of high school, his dad sent him back to Houston to live with his uncle Art, a former NFL player, so he could play football during the fall semester. This move enabled Strahan to receive a football scholarship from Texas Southern University.

Strahan played college football at Texas Southern University. He was a defensive end. Strahan started to get attention as an NFL prospect in his junior season.

As a senior, Strahan was selected All-America first team by 4 outlets including the Associated Press. Strahan was also selected Division I-AA Defensive Player of the Year by a number of outlets.

During his senior season in the 1992-1993 school year, Michael was named to the Southwestern Athletic Conference’s First Team, Strahan was SWAC’s Player of the Year for the second consecutive season, and he was named the Black College Defensive Player of the Year.

Michael Strahan Football Career: 

Michael Strahan played defensive end for the New York Giants for 14 seasons. He was selected by the Giants as the 40th pick in the second round of the 1993 NFL Draft.

Michael went on to enjoy an incredibly successful professional career. He is a seven-time Pro-Bowl selection and a member of the Super Bowl-winning 2007 Giants.

He holds the record for the most sacks in a single season and holds the distinction of being a two-time NFC Champion and the 2001 NFL Defensive Player of the Year.

He retired from the NFL in 2007. In 2014, Michael Strahan was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame and he is also in the New York Giants Ring of Honor and was named to the NFL 2000s All-Decade Team.

Michael Strahan Hosting Career:

 Since his retirement from the NFL, Strahan has appeared as an analyst on Fox NFL Sunday and hosted the show, Pros vs. Joes. In 2008, Strahan hosted home improvement program Backyard Stadiums on DIY Network, in which he and a team of contractors and gardeners laid out sports courses and goals in backyards.

In 2012, Strahan replaced Regis Philbin and become the co-host of the newly named “Live! with Kelly and Michael.”

Michael Strahan was co-host of Live with Kelly and Michael, where he partnered with Kelly Ripa. The two made a awesome TV pair, but all good things tend to come to an end. Strahan left Live! in 2016 after earning 2 Daytime Emmy Awards for the show.

Strahan left to become a full-time host of “Good Morning America.” Strahan began hosting the television game show “The $100,000 Pyramid” in 2016.

Michael Strahan wrote the book “Wake Up Happy: The Dream Big, Win Big Guide to Transforming Your Life” in 2015.

Michael Strahan wife, childrens, relationships

Michael Strahan married Wanda Hutchins in 1992. They have a daughter, Tanita Strahan, and a son, Michael Anthony Strahan, Jr. They divorced in 1996.

In 1999, Strahan married Jean Muggli after meeting her at a spa. They have twin daughters, Isabella and Sophia who were born in December 2004. Strahan and Muggli finalized their fierecely settled divorce on July 20, 2006.

Michael Strahan family

As per divorce court filings, Michael was worth $22 million at the time. In the end, a judge ordered Michael to pay Jean $15.3 million AND $18,000 per month in child support until their daughters turn 18.

In August 2009, Strahan was engaged to Nicole Mitchell Murphy, Eddie Murphy’s ex-wife, but the two ended their engagement in 2014.

Michael Strahan Fun facts:

Michael Strahan likes to set up his friends on dates.

Michael was the one who set up Erin Andrews with pro hockey player Jarret Stoll, and the two dated long term. Strahan also paired his former New York Giants teammate Jason Sehorn with actress Angie Harmon.

Michael is the youngest of six kids, and athleticism runs in the family. Michael’s mother, Louise, was a basketball coach and his father Gene was at one time a boxer. 

Michael Strahan’s fingers are crooked and bent, but he wasn’t born that way.

Michael explains it that constantly grabbing people as a defensive end put so much stress and pressure on his fingers that they were literally bent out of shape. Rather than remove himself from the game due to injuring his fingers during a play, Strahan preferred to tough it out and stay on the field, using just a bit of tape to hold things together. 

Michael Strahan Fears Bungee Jumping

Michael Strahan is an outgoing person, but he will never try bungee jumping . It’s not uncommon for people to fear going on a bungee jump.

Michael loves footwear and socks.

Michael is a sharply dressed guy when he is doing his talk show co-hosting duties or when he makes a red carpet appearance. Strahan even created a line of men’s clothing for JC Penney that reflects his smooth style.