Michael Strahan Bio, ABC, Age, Height, Parents, Spouse, Children, Salary, and Net Worth

Who is Michael Strahan?

American Journalist and Former professional football player, Michael Strahan, works with ABC News where he serves the station as a reporter. He has been working with the station since 2012.

Michael Strahan
Michael Strahan

Michael Strahan Date of Birth / Age

Strahan is 52 years as of 2023, he was born on November 21, 1971.

Michael Strahan Height

Strahan is 6 feet and 5 inches tall.

Michael Strahan Parents and Siblings

Strahan was birthed in Houston. He is the son of Louise (Traylor) Strahan, a basketball coach, and Gene Willie Strahan who is a retired Army major and was a boxer and has five older siblings. However, we will try and get more on this and update this information once more details concerning this are available.

Michael Strahan Spouse / Wife

Wanda Hutchins

Strahan got married to his first wife, Wanda Hutchins from 1992 to 1996. She is an American businesswoman, owner of Wanda Home Designs, interior designer, and decorator. Like her husband at the time, she was born in Houston, Texas, on January 1, 1970. She is of German ancestry and is an American. She served as vice president and executive director of Strahan Global Outreach, a nonprofit company that dealt in appliances, furniture, and customer service. They filed for divorce in 1996, and Hutchins received a sizable settlement in the form of alimony.

Jean Muggli

Strahan then married his second wife, Jean Muggli after meeting her at a spa. Strahan and Muggli got divorced on July 20, 2006. Judge James B. granted Muggli $18,000 per month in child support in addition to a divorce settlement of $15 million. Michael appealed.  The Montclair, New Jersey mansion was valued at $3.6 million when the court ordered that the proceeds of the sale be divided equally.

Nicole Mitchel

Michael became betrothed to Eddie Murphy’s ex-wife, Nicole Mitchel in August 2019. In 2014, Mitchell called off their seven-year engagement, claiming Strahan had been unfaithful. The athlete, who had just been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame at the time, was shocked by the news.

Kayla Quick

He has been dating Kayla Quick since around 2015. Quick is a former cocktail waitress Quick. She performed as a stripper at the “Thee DollHouse” club in Tampa, Florida. Her current occupation’s specifics are unknown. However, Strahan’s girlfriend has a troubled past; at the age of 14, she was detained twice. When she was 18, she was detained once more for breaking into a home and stealing $6000 worth of jewelry. Despite dating for more than six years, they have both kept their relationship a secret.

ABC News

Michael works with ABC News where he serves alongside his fellow anchors, reporters, and meteorologists such as;

  1. Robin Roberts
  2. Eva Pilgrim
  3. Whit Johnson
  4. Kevin Newman
  5. Diane Sawyer
  6. Dan Harris
  7. George Stephanopoulos
  8. Janai Norman
  9. Rob Marciano
  10. Heather Cabot
  11. Ginger Zee
  12. Amy Robach
  13. Lara Spencer 

Michael Strahan Kids / Children

Tanita Strahan and Michael Anthony Strahan Jr. are the children of Strahan and his first wife, Wanda. Along with them, Strahan immigrated to the country and purchased a $163,000 house in the same Houston neighborhood as his kids. Isabella and Sophia, twin twins, were born in December 2004 as a gift to him and his second wife Jean.

Michael Strahan Education

Strahan attend Westbury High School. Strahan earned a scholarship offer from Texas Southern University just by playing football for one season. He joined Texas Southern University  and graduated in 1993 and joined the National Football League. However, we will try and get more on this and update this information once more details concerning this are available.

Michael Strahan Career

While Strahan didn’t start playing organized football at Westbury High School until his senior year, he did play linebacker for the Mannheim Bison in 1985 at Mannheim American High School (MAHS), a US Department of Defense Dependent High School, in Käfertal (Mannheim). Former defensive end player for the National Football League (NFL), Strahan. The New York Giants selected him with the 40th overall pick in the second round of the 1993 NFL Draft. His career has been unremarkable; the only Super Bowl victory came in his final contest in 2007. The seven-time Pro Bowler who is now retired also serves as a football analyst for Fox NFL Sunday.

College career

The Poor Man’s Guide to the NFL Draft, The Sheridan Network, Edd Hayes Black College Sports Report, and the Associated Press all named Strahan to their First Team All-America during his senior season with the Texas Southern Tigers. However, we will try and get more on this and update this information once more details concerning this are available.

Football Career

Due to injury, Michael only played six games and missed two Giants playoff games that season. Strahan got an injury in 2004 but he bounced back in 2005 and returned to the Pro Bowl. It seemed like Strahan would retire after the 2006 season as he missed training camp for the Giants and all pre-season, but the 14-year veteran decided to return for his senior year. This was his 15th and also his final season was the Giants’ first championship since 1990. Strahan retired officially from the NFL on June 9, 2008.


Strahan joined Fox NFL on June 24, 2008. Fox NFL Thursday airs live from New York City rather than Fox NFL Sunday Studios in Los Angeles, allowing Strahan’s other live shows (see below) to take place there, as well as a coast-to-coast tour the other Thursday night/early Friday morning unfavorable.

Live! and Good Morning America

On October 1, 2010, Strahan started co-hosting Live! with Regis and Kelly as guest hosts. In 2018, Strahan began co-hosting the spin-off of the daytime talk show Good Morning America, originally titled GMA Day, with Sara Haines.

How Much Does Michael Strahan Earn?

Strahan earns an annual salary of $17 million.

How Much is Michael Strahan Worth?

As a journalist and former professional football player, Strahan has been able to accumulate a net worth of $65 million.

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