American Radio Personality Mike Francesa Is Happily Married!! Meet His Wife And Children
Mike Francesa is known to the world as the co-host of the show Mike and the Mad Dog. In addition, he is a TV commentator and host of the radio talk show.
He surely has a very successful professional life, but what about his personal life? Is he happily married? Who is his wife? Here know all about his relationships, wife, children, marriage, divorce, health issues and some of the quick facts.
Mike Francesa Married Life: Who Is His Wife?
America's one of the successful radio show hosts, Francesa was first married to Kate Francesa in 1983. The couple, however, after 11 years, due to some unrevealed reasons got divorced in 1994.
Sometimes happily ever after needs a second chance as Francesa exchanged the vows for the second time after almost 6 years of his divorce.
On 14 July 2000, at a great wedding ceremony, he tied the knot to his second wife Rose Francesa. The pair is blessed with three children; two fraternal twins daughter Emily Grace and son Jack Patrik, and a son Harrison James. Two of the fraternal twins were born on 17 January 2005 and Harrison was born on 20 November 2006.
Mike lovingly calls his wife Rose as Roe. How sweet, isn't it? It has already been 17 years since their marriage and it looks like they are still going strong.
Mike Francesa's Time With The Children
Mike often praises his children and shows his love for his family on his shows. He often says: I generally come to the home late due to the heavy and busy work schedule.
Francesa regrets that he could not have a meal with his children and wife, but he always puts them to bed.
In an interview, he said that being with his children makes him feel young at heart. Mike even invited his family to the show on weekends to celebrate Happy Holiday.
On 24 December 2016, Francesa left his show and decided that he will retire and will spend quality time with his family especially children.
Mike Francesa's Health issues
Mike Francesa has been suffered through several health issues in his whole life. In 2006, he was out of his radio show for a few days because of his weight issues. He revealed that he has to change his diet due to overweight.
He has also undergone reconstructive surgery in his both knees. Once he was playing golf in Westhampton Beach, New York where he broke his kneecap. To fix his knee cap he had to do surgery.
He also stated that he has heart problems and did an Angioplasty. In an interview after the surgery, he said: "My wife has always been with me. And now I am glad that I have my children support."
Quick Facts: Mike Francesa
- Mike Francesa aka Michael Patrick "Mike" Francesa, Jr. was born and raised in Long Beach, New York, the United States to his parents; father Michael Francesa Sr. and his wife.
- When he was only 8 years old, his father abandoned his family. While Mike was recovering from that grief, his younger brother Marty Francesa committed suicide in 1990.
- Mike Francesa is estimated to have the net worth of about $16 million.
- He has a height of about 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m).
- As of 2019, he is at the age of 65.