Michael Savage is a well-known personality in the radio fraternity. He has tried his hands on many fields like author, political commentator, nutritionist, and activist. However, he is best known for his former show The Savage Nation which aired on Talk Radio Network.
He has been an incredible journalist, and his talent has led him to the greatest extents of success. He is a legend, and he is a phenomenon in the field of journalism and one of the greatest radio host of all time.
Michael Savage Wiki-Like-Bio
Michael who stands at the height of 5 feet 4 inches (1.62 meters) opened his eyes for the first time on 31 March 1972 as Michael Alan Weiner. as per his wiki. He was born in a place called The Bronx which lies in New York City of United States of America. He belongs to the nationality American.
He went to a high school called Jamaica High School for his early education. He passed out from there in the year 1958. He then went to Queen College, and he got his B.S degree from there. He got his degree in the field of biology from there. He went to the University of Hawaii and got his Master’s degree. He got his master’s degree in the area of botany from there.
He also has a master’s degree in the field of anthropology. He is also a Ph.D. holder. He did his Ph.D. from the University of California in the area of nutritional ethnomedicine. He got his Ph.D. degree in the year 1978. He is a very well educated man.
His Career & Net Worth
People get inspired by his radio career. It did not start well though. He was rejected by publishers in the year 1994 for his manuscript which was about illegal immigration and epidemics. He began his career in the year 1994 as he started working for a radio station called KGO. This radio station is located in San Francisco.
He then moved to another radio station called KSFO. During the year 2006, he had about 10 million people who were listening to his radio shows. His show called The Savage Nation is one of the biggest shows ever. He also worked for other radio networks such as KNEW-AM and KTRB. He also worked at large networks and TV shows such as MSNBC TV show. He got fired, was rejected, but he came back strong. Some hoaxes of him being dead are entirely wrong.
A rock star radio host was always paid the huge amount of salary of $10 million, and this reflects in his net worth. His net worth is 50 million dollars.
Michael's Wife, Married Life, Children & Divorce
Concerning his personal life, he was married twice and divorced once. His first marriage held in 1964 with Carol Ely however he has not disclosed his wife details. Unfortunately, his married life ended with divorce in 1967.
Shortly after his divorce, he met Janet Weiner and exchanged his wedding vows with her in 1967. With his second wife, he has two children a daughter and a son named Russell Weiner. His son Russell is the founder of the company that produces the Rockstar energy drink. His son has garnered the net worth of $4.5 billion.
Michael Savage with his son Russell Weiner (Photo: michaelsavage.com)
Later, in 1974 Michael along his family moved to Fairfax, California. He is living a joyful life together with his wife and children.