Who is Sherrill Sajak?
Sherrill James Sajak, born in 1945, is best known for now being the ex-wife of television personality Pat Sajak, who became known for his show “The Wheel of Fortune.”
Sherrill Sajak’s Early Life and Career
Virtually no information is available about Sajak’s family, education, and career. She prefers to maintain a quiet and private life despite being once married to a very popular person.
Sherrill Sajak’s Net WorthAs of 2018 and based on authoritative souces, Sajak’s net worth is reported to be over $400,000. Despite not having much information about her career, it is for sure that she was able to sustain herself and grow her net worth while keeping things private. Her being once married to a wealthy man also helped increase her net worth, especially after their divorce.
Sherrill Sajak’s Personal Life.
In terms of her personal life, Sajak was once married to Pat Sajak, host of the hit game show “The Wheel of Fortune.” The two met in 1978 and immediately struck a connection. They began dating soon after, and within a matter of months they decided to marry in 1979. Initially the two was a happy a couple, but problems arose in the relationship, and in 1986 they decided to divorce after eight years of marriage. Lack of spending quality time with each other is one of the reasons the couple cites as the cause of their falling apart. They didn’t have any children. Unfortunately, no information is available as to what has happened in Sajak’s personal life after her divorce from Pat.
Sherrill Sajak’s Ex-Husband
Sajak’s former husband was Pat Sajak; Sajak was once a weatherman and a news reporter at WSM-TV Nashville. He also hosted a couple of other game show pilots including “Press Your Luck” and “Puzzlers” before he got the job to host “The Wheel of Fortune.” The show has been on air since 1975, and he was in the job from 1981 to 1989. Despite many changes of hosts, he was able to reclaim his spot and is one of the most iconic hosts of the show.
Aside from being a popular television show host, Pat also has plenty of other interests. He is an investor in the Golden Baseball League, an independent professional league that has teams in Nevada, California, Arizona, Utah, Alberta, British Columbia, and Baja, California. He also owns an AM radio station based in Annapolis, Maryland called WNAV.
Pat is also known for his political views. He is an avid contributor to the conservative magazine Human Events, and has also been known to help various candidates of the Republican Party; he has long acknowledged that he is sceptic about climate change. He is also a member of the Churches of Christ.
After being married to Sherrill for eight years, Pat got into a new relationship and married in 1989 to Leslley Brown Sajak, a professional photographer. They have two children together, Patrick Michael James Sajak born on the 22nd of September, 1990, and Maggie Marie Sajak, born on the 5th of January, 1995. The two are still together and loves in Severna Park, Maryland. They also have a second home in Los Angeles, California.
Pat’s daughter Maggie is now an emerging country singer who writes her own songs.