Mike Wolfe Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 08 Aug, 2018
Facts of Mike Wolfe
Date of Birth: 1976
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet
Name Mike Wolfe
Birth Name Michael Mike Wolfe
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Joliet, Illinois
Ethnicity White
Profession TV Personality
Working For American Pickers
Net Worth $4 million
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Face Color White
Married Yes
Married to Jodi Faeth
Children Charlie Faeth Wolfe
Divorce N/A
TV Show American Pickers
Siblings Robbie Wolfe, Beth Wolfe
Books Debt Advice Handbook
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Michael aka Mike Wolfe is one of the most bankable television personalities. He is famous for his appearance in a reality TV series American Pickers. He appears on the show alongside Frank Fritz and Danielle Colby.

American Pickers is a popular reality TV series produced by A&E Television Network in collaboration with Cineflix Media. It airs in the History Channel. Wolfe started picking trash from different places at the age of six.

Wolfe has also appeared in other television shows including NCIS, The Big Pack and Pieces of History.

Early Life And Education Of Mike Wolfe

Mike Wolfe was born on October 12, 1976, in Joliet, Illinois. Her father and mother divorced when he was young. His mother raised him and his siblings alone. Due to the financial problems, Mike had found the hobby of picking stuff from his neighborhood’s trash. At the age of 6, Mike picked his neighbor’s bicycle out of the garbage and made it usable.

Michael Wolfe is a prominent actor/director, is best known for his appearances in several movies and television shows. He currently appears on the reality documentary series American Pickers alongside 

Mike Wolfe's Career

Mike Wolfe started his career at the early age and later he became a professional picker. He began his business by picking stuff from places and dumping it in his cargo van. He traveled to various places doing this.

CAPTION: American Pickers' star Mike Wolfe SOURCE: Nashville Lifestyles

He then made his debut on his show, American Pickers along with Danielle Colby and Frank Fritz. The show went on to pitch on various networks. Soon, he garnered tremendous attention from producers of The History Channel who finally picked his show. In the first episode, the show garnered many viewers and was regarded to be a hit.

Mike Wolfe was the creator, executive producer, and host of the show which eventually gave him big bucks. Soon, Mike Wolfe’s TV show became a household name.

People loved it and its first season garnered 5.4 million viewers. American Pickers was named The History Channel’s highest-rated new nonfiction program in 2010.

He has also started many businesses like restoration which restores old fixtures. He has its store open in Nashville.

Mike Wolfe has been doing great as a TV personality, and his TV show is running successfully. Mike has recorded and old-school country album named Music to Pick By which is compiled by Brian Ahern. Moreover, he has recently signed an endorsement with Indian Motorcycles.

Mike Wolfe's Net Worth And Charity

Mike Wolfe’s net worth is estimated to be $4 million, which is $1 million more than his fellow actor Frank Fritz from American Pickers who's net worth is $3 million.

Mike Wolfe’s salary is noted to be $500K coming out of his hit TV show, Mike Wolfe. He has a masculine figure and clear face. Mike Wolfe stands at the height of 6 feet.

Mike Wolfe is the author of successful books like Debt Advice Handbook, Ar of the pick and Kid Pickers: How to Turn Junk into Treasure.

Mike Wolfe is an active humanitarian and has put efforts into raising funds for St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, the ASPCA, Operation Smile, and more. 

Mike Wolfe's Personal Life

Mike Wolfe is a married man. He is currently married to Jodi Faeth. Mike and Jodi got married in 2012 and have been together ever since.

CAPTION: Mike Wolfe with his wife and daughter SOURCE: Antiquearchaeology

Th couple married 8 months later after the birth of their daughter, Charlie Faeth Wolfe. She was born on January 30, 2012. The couple lives in Leiper’s Fork and Le Claire. They are happy with each other ever since their marriage.

 

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