Diane Addonizio Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 07 Mar, 2021
Facts of Diane Addonizio
Date of Birth: 1962
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Diane Addonizio
Birth Name Diane Addonizio
Nationality American
Birth Place/City United States
Ethnicity White
Profession Businesswoman
Net Worth $1 million
Eye Color Light brown
Hair Color Brown
Face Color White
Married Yes
Married to Howie Long (m. 1982)
Children Chris Long, Kyle Long, Howard Long, Jr.
Education USC School of Law
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California University graduate Diane Addonizio is a successful lawyer who among people is known as the wife of Howard Mathew Moses "Howie" Long. Long is an actor, analyst, and a former American football defensive end. He played in the National Football League for Raiders for 13 seasons and was also inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2000. The couple tied the knot in 1982 and share three children together.

Red Bank Born Diane Addonizio Is Of White Ethnicity

Diane Addonizio was born on January 1, 1960,  in Red Bank, New Jersey, the United States of America. She holds an American nationality and belongs to the White American ethnicity.

Her parents raised her in a Catholic family. She spent most of her early days in New Jersey. 

CAPTION: Diane Addonizio SOURCE: Hollywood mask

Daine joined Villanova University where she met her future husband and later graduated from the Unversity of Southern California School of Law. Later on, she also attended the USC Gould School of Law.


Diane Addonizio is a lawyer by profession but she has not practiced law for a very long period of time. Since she lives a very private life, there is no information about her career at the moment. 

She however is not far from the public eye. She is often seen attending parties, functions, and events with her partner, and her fashion sense, charming personality are not a secret to the world. 

Live In $6 million Mansion; Know Her Net Worth

Diane Addonizio is living a luxurious life with her husband.  She currently resides in their own house which worth $6 million and is located in Virginia, U.S.

Her net worth has not been revealed yet but it is estimated to be around $1 million. Her major source of income is her profession as a lawyer. Whereas, her husband Long has an estimated net worth of $16 million.

Addonizio's annual salary is around $4 million. In the year 1981, he was paid $37,000 from the Oakland Raiders.  

Husband And Children

Diane Addoniziois married her boyfriend turned husband Howie Hong, a famous NFL star.  As per some sources, the couple met for the first time when they were studying at Villanova University. Both of them were studying classical studies. Howie was one year senior to Diane. 

For their first date, Howie inviting her to watch an NFL game on TV.  The couple then eventually started dating and then fell for one another. 

Regarding the professional life of her husband, Long is a former National Football League (NFL) defensive end, actor, and sports analyst. In the 1993 season, he retired from the NFL and pursued a career in acting and broadcasting. As of 2018, he is serving for Fox Sports' NFL coverage as a studio analyst.

CAPTION: Diane Addonizio with her husband, Howie Long. SOURCE: EarnTheNecklace

The couple married on 27 June 1982, after dating each other for several years. The couple is blessed with three kids. Their first child named Christopher Howard was born in 1985.

After three years, their second son, Kyle Howard was born followed by Matthew Howard in 1990.


#Tbt to 2000, when I was inducted into the Pro Football Hall Of Fame

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Her all three sons are into football. Her eldest is a retired defensive end, who played for the New England Patriots, St. Louis Rams, and Philadelphia Eagles. Kyle is a retired guard who played for the Chicago Bears and her youngest is player personnel for the Raiders.

Age And Height

  • Addonizio stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches(1.73m). 
  • As of 2019, her age is 61 years. 
  • Her body weight is around 58kg.
  • She has long dyed brown hair while her eyes are brown. 
  • She is not active on any kind of social media platform.