Rush Limbaugh Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 12 Jun, 2016
Facts of Rush Limbaugh
Name Rush Limbaugh
Birth Name Rush Hudson Limbaugh III
Father Rush Limbaugh Sr.
Mother Mildred Limbaugh
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Cape Girardeau, Missouri
Ethnicity White
Profession Talk show host
Working For Television
Net Worth $ 400 million
Salary $ 70 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Salt and Paper
Face Color White
Famous for Radio host, political commentator, author, television
Married Yes
Married to Roxy Maxine McNeely (1977–1980, div.) Michelle Sixta (1983–1990, div.) Marta Fitzgerald (1994–2004, div.) Kathryn Rogers (2010–pres)
Children N/A
Divorce Yes
Education Central High School ,Southeast Missouri State University
TV Show The Rush Limbaugh Show, The Pat Sajak Show, The 1/2 Hour News Hour, Sunday NFL Countdown, EIB Cure -a-thon
Siblings David Limbaugh
Books Rush Revere and the Brave Pilgrims: Time?Travel Adventures with ...
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Rush Limbaugh is a famous American entertainer, writer, conservative political commentator and a brilliant radio talk show host. He was born on January 12, 1951, and raised in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. He is a proud son of Mildred Carolyn and Rush Hudson Limbaugh, Jr. His father works as a U.S. fighter pilot who served in the China Burma India Theater of World War II and was a famous lawyer as well. Limbaugh is of part German ancestry.

Limbaugh graduated his high school from Cape Girardeau, Missouri Central High School in 1969 and because of his parents desire he attended Southeast Missouri State University but left the college after two semesters. He started his career in radio as a teenager in the year 1967 in his hometown using the name Rusty Sharpe. After dropping out from the University, he moved to Mckeesport, Pennsylvania and became a Top 40 music disc jockey on WIXZ, which is small AM radio station.

In 1984, Limbaugh became live talk show host on the radio at KFBK in Sacramento, the show was a big success and he became popular. One of the journalists named Lewis Grossberger wrote in The New York Times that Limbaugh had more listeners than any other talk show host which was a big compliment to him. Now, proceeding towards his most loved show of all time The Rush Limbaugh Show. It is a conservative American Talk radio Show which has become the highest-rated talk radio show in the United states.

According to December 2015, an issue of Talkers Magazine they estimated that Limbaugh has a cumulative weekly audience of around 13 million unique listeners making the show most loved by the audiences. Not only as a talk show host but he also won millions of hearts through his books named The way Things Ought to Be and See, I Told You So in the year 1992 and 1993 respectively, Both the books made to the The New York Times Best Seller list.

As interesting as his professional life his personal life is also full of surprises. Limbaugh has had four marriages 
and three separations and has no children. He was initially hitched at 26 years old to Roxy Maxine McNeely, a business secretary at radio station WHB in Kansas City, Missouri. They were married at the Centenary United Methodist Church in Limbaugh's main residence of Cape Girardeau on September 24, 1977. McNeely petitioned for separation in March 1980, referring to "contradictorily." They were formally separated on July 10, 1980.

In 1983, Limbaugh wedded Michelle Sixta, a student, and usherette at the Kansas City Royals Stadium Club. They were yet again separated in 1990, and she remarried the following year. Apart from all those broken marriages, he didn't afraid to fell in love. He then romantically involved with Marta Fitzgerald who was a party planner in Florida. They dated for about three years before getting married and deciding to live with each other forever.

Being a media person he does have healthy relationships with many media personalities. Sometimes he also endorses celebrities in his shows as his show is very popular. He has good relationships with all of them including the politician Donald trump. He is a hard working person which can clearly see through his work. This is the reason that he is one of the most loved radio hosts of all time. Some sources revealed that he has estimated net worth of 400 million US dollars, with an annual salary around 70 million dollars. To known more about him and his house, work, wife, and  a child you can always get the information from his bio and other sites as well.