Cindy DeAngelis Grossman Biography
|Married to||Herschel Walker (1983 - 2002)|
|Education||University of Georgia|
Cindy Deangelis Grossman is a businesswoman and former wife of the retired football player, bobsledder, sprinter, and mixed martial artist, Herschel Walker. The couple who got married in 1983 got divorced after nearly two decades, in 2002. The former pair has a son together named Christian Walker-a social media star.
Short Biography: Age, Height, Parents, & Early Life
Grossman is currently 59 years old. As per some online sources, she was born on January 6, 1962, in Florida, to parent Thomas DeAngelis. Her father came from Cocoa Beach and worked as a real estate agent. Talking about her height, she is cited to be 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m) tall. Cindy graduated from the University of Georgia.
On the other hand, her ex-husband, Walker, was born on March 3, 1962, and is 59 years old as of 2021. He was born in Augusta, Georgia, to parents Willis Walker and Christine Walker and grew up in Wrightsville, Georgia. Talking about his height and weight, Herschel stands 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) and weighs 225 lb (102 kg).
One of the seven children, Walker struggled with stuttering and was overweight as a child. "I was a fat little kid with a speech impediment..I used to get beat up, not just picked on," Walker told Woodruff. He attended Johnson County High School in Wrightsville, playing football, basketball, and competing in track.
The 59-year-old played for the Johnson County Trojans high school football team from 1976 to 1979. After graduating from high school as the valedictorian, Herschel played running back for the University of Georgia. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice Studies from the University of Georgia.
Marriage & Children
Walker and Grossman met in the early 1980s at the University of Georgia. At the time, the 69-year-old competed as a sprinter at the university and was a two-time All-American selection. In 1981, he was a member of the SEC champion 4 × 100 m relay squad.
A year later, the retired football player ran the 100 meters in a PR of 10.23 seconds as well as the 10.10 seconds wind-assisted. In 1983, Walker competed in the 55-meter dash, recording a time of 6.11 seconds. That same year, the former couple tied the knot in an intimate wedding ceremony before friends and family on March 31.
Cindy and Herschel welcomed their only child, a son named Christian Walker, on September 30, 1999. Christian, a junior at the University of California, Los Angeles, aspires to be the face of Gen-Z conservatism. He runs a blog called The Christian Walker, describing himself as a free-speech Radicalist and his politics as countercultural.
The 21-year-old is openly gay, with 321k followers on Instagram and 133.2k followers on Twitter. He has pursued a successful career in amateur cheerleading and had 400,000 followers on TikTok. After staying together for nearly two decades, his parents separated in 2002.
Cindy DeAngelis Grossman Net Worth
Grossman's net worth is yet under review. She is a businesswoman, but nothing much is known about her professional life. The 59-year-old has remained out of the spotlight following the separation from her longtime husband in the early 2000s.
Meanwhile, Walker has a net worth of $12 million as of 2021. He is now engaged to his girlfriend, Julie M. Blanchard, an ESPN executive. They first sparked romance rumors in 2010 and currently reside in Westlake, Texas.