Who doesn’t know Mike Rowe, the famous TV host and narrator. He has been a part of many of our lives. And it’s natural that we would want to know a little more about his life. People often wonder whether Mike Rowe is married, does he have a wife or a girlfriend? Does he have children? What is his net worth? There have also been some rumours about him being gay. And today, we will lift the curtains from all facts. So, without further ado, let’s get started.
Mike Rowe Bio: Age, Early Life, Parents
Mike Rowe’s full name is Micheal Gregory Rowe. He was born in Baltimore, Maryland on March 18,1962. He is currently 57 years old. His parents are Peggy and John Rowe. Both his parents have been teachers. He is the oldest child. He has two younger brothers who are both married. Mike Rowe himself isn’t married and has no children. He currently lives in San Francisco.
Rowe has a degree in communication studies from Towson University. He graduated in 1985. From his early life, he has been active in public speaking. In fact, during his high school years, he read to the students of Maryland School for blind as a service project for Eagle Scouts. According to Rowe, this project sparked his interest in a writing and narrating and paved the road to his success.
Mike Rowe Career Details
Mike Rowe became a household name for hosting the popular shows “Dirty Jobs”for the Discovery Channel and “Somebody’s gotta do it” for the CNN network.
Mike Rowe started his hosting and narrating career in the 1980’s. He hosted the show ‘Your New Home’ for 15 years. In the 1990’s Rowe hosted a music trivia game show called ‘Radio active’. He also hosted a home shopping channel named QWC in the same time period. Mike Rowe has also tried his hands on hosting the on-air TV for American Airlines.
During his career, Rowe has hosted numerous programs for multiple networks. Apart from being a great host, Rowe has also earned tremendous popularity as a narrator. He has narrated various shows for the Discovery Channel. He even hosted the Discovery show the ‘Shark Week’ from 2006 to 2008. Rowe has also appeared in some commercials, TV shows and movies.
Currently, Rowe is narrating a National Geographic show named ‘Wicked Tuna.’ Additionally, he hosts a Facebook series called ‘Returning the Favor’ and a podcast called “The Way I heard It With Mike Rowe.
Mike Rowe Dating History
There are many celebrities who successfully keep their personal life under wraps. Mike Rowe is one of them. And as a result, people often resort to speculations about how personal life. Although not much is known about his personal life, many sources claim that Mike Rowe is currently single. According to reliable sources, Mike Rowe never married and doesn’t have any children. Once, when he was asked about the reason of not having children, he famously claimed that it was because of his selfish nature.
Throughout his career, Mike Rowe has been linked to many actresses. Mike Rowe was once known to date the now-married actress and stunt-woman Danielle Burgio. He has also been linked to a management executive Sandy Dotson.
Is Mike Rowe Gay?
Since Mike Rowe isn’t married and not much is known about his personal life, people started speculating that he was gay. But sources claim the rumours to be baseless as he has never been seen with any male partner. However, he has been seen vacationing with a female.
Mike Rowe Net Worth
The total net worth of Mike Rowe is reported to be $ 35 million. However, his annual income is not known. The sources of his income are majorly hosting and narrating jobs in TV and Radio. He has also made appearances on some TV shows, movies and commercials. Additionally, he works as a voice-over artist too.
Quick Facts About Mike Rowe
Name: Micheal Gregory Rowe
Birthday: 18th March
Birth place: Baltimore, Maryland
Age: 57 years
Parents: Peggy and John Rowe
Relationship status: Single
Net Worth: $ 35 million
Annual income: Not known