Vanna White

Birth Day February 18th, 1957
Birth Place North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Age 67 Years Old

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An American television personality, as well as a film actress who became famous after her role in the hostess of Wheel of Fortune, is named for Vanna White. She is the hostess of Wheel of Fortune since 1982. Moreover, she also made her appearance in many television films and TV Shows such as Goddess of Love where she played as Venus, Super Show, Simon, and Simon, Married… With Children, Double Dragon and many more. After 37 years of turning and tapping letters, the television personality is stepping in for Pat Sajak for a three-week hosting stint. This week, her role has changed for the first time. Host Pat Sajak had to have emergency surgery and White was asked last minute to step up and take over hosting duties for three weeks. The episodes have been filmed and Sajak has recovered and taken back hosting duties, but for a few weeks, Vanna's quiet tenure on Wheel got a lot chattier. Overall, she is a very talented woman. 

Vanna White With Pat Sajak


What is the birthplace of Vanna White?

On 18th February 1957, Vanna White was born with the birth name of Vanna Marie Rosich in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, the USA. Her nationality is American whereas her ethnicity is White. She was born to Joan Marie Rosich, and her father, Miguel Angel. Her uncle was actor Christopher George. Her parents divorced when she was an infant. Her stepfather, Herbert Stackley White Jr. took the role of a fatherly figure to provide her much needed care and attention every child needs. Regarding her education, she moved to Atlanta, Georgia to enroll in Fashion after she graduated from high school. As of 2019, she celebrated her 62nd birthday with her friends and families. Talking about her nationality, she is American. Whereas her race is White. She is Christian by religion.

Career of Vanna White

  • Vanna White was a contestant in Miss Georgia 1978 pageant.
  • She made her very first appearance in a game show was on the 20th June 1980, in the episode of The Price Is Right.
  • Moreover, she was also was featured on the special broadcast Game Show Moments Gone Bananas.
  • She got a bit part in the film Looker and also appeared as Doris in the horror movie Graduation Day in 1981. 
  • After Wheel of Fortune hostess Susan Stafford left in October 1982, she was selected to co-host the show.
  • Her 1987 autobiography, Vanna Speaks!, was a best-seller.
  • She was featured in a Playboy pictorial, showing photos taken of her by her boyfriend wearing see-through lingerie in 1987. 
  • In addition to this, she also appeared in the NBC television film Goddess of Love in 1988. 
  • She has made cameo appearances on television shows such as L.A. Law, 227, Super Mario Bros. Super Show, Simon and Simon, The King of Queens, and Full House; and in films such as Naked Gun 33: The Final Insult (1994) and Double Dragon (1994).
  • She then guest-starred on Married...With Children; in a gender-bending parody of the film Indecent Proposal. 
  • She also served as a guest timekeeper for WrestleMania IV. 
  • The Guinness Book of World Records recognized White as "television's most frequent clapper" in 1992. 
  • She was the main narrator and singer in the CD release of Leslie Bricusse's "Santa's Last Ride" in 1996. 
  • She was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, with Pat Sajak, Merv Griffin, and Alex Trebek as key witnesses on 20th April 2006. 
  • She also lent her voice to the Canadian animated television special The Real Story of Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star and the American animated television series Captain Planet and the Planeteers.

Vanna White Hosting Wheel Of Fortune


  • She is signed as a hostess of Wheel of Fortune until 2022.
  • Sony Pictures Television announced on 8th November 2019 that White will take over hosting Wheel of Fortune as emcee starting with the week of episodes slated to air starting on 9th December 2019. 
  • The announcement was made after a taping day was postponed after Pat Sajak was hospitalized with emergency surgery to clear a blocked intestine. 
  • She will host two weeks (December 9 and December 16, 2019) before the show goes on hiatus during Christmas week (December 23) and then a week of previously-taped "America's Game" episodes (Wheel tapes six episodes per day, with each studio audience receiving three shows each; the third show in the afternoon session is an" America's Game" episode) that Sajak hosts, before White returns to hosting on January 6, 2020, for a final week.
  • Sajak will return to taped in order episodes on January 13, 2020 (taped December 5, 2019).

Who is the husband of Vanna White?

It is always interesting to discuss the relationship details of an actress. Talking about the marital status of Vanna White, she was a married woman but as of today, she is living a single life. Vanna dated Playgirl centerfold/Chippendales-dancer-turned-actor John Gibson in the 1980s, and they eventually became engaged. In the year 1986, Gibson was killed in a plane crash. After that, she was married to restaurateur George San Pietro in 1990. She then gave birth to a son named Niko Santo Pietro in 1992 and a daughter named Gigi Santo Pietro in 1997. Later, they divorced in the year 2002 of November. After her divorce, she dated Michael Kaye and engaged him. But they never married, and it seems that the marriage was called off due to undisclosed reasons. As of today, she is living a single life without any disturbances. She is enjoying her precious life very happily. 

Vanna White With Her Ex Husband, George


How much is Vanna White's Net Worth?

Vanna White is a very successful woman. With her television career, she has accumulated a huge amount of money. Moreover, she has achieved great heights in her career life. As of 2019, her net worth is estimated to have $40 Million. She has a yearly salary of $8 Million. She made all that wealth on her own with her dedication and her hard work. She is the leading example of a working independent and successful woman. She earned it all by herself and she deserves all of it. With her earnings, she is living a lavish lifestyle. There is no information regarding the details of her car. 

How tall is Vanna White?

Vanna White is a very beautiful woman with a charming smile and a glowing face attracting a lot of people towards her. She has also got a great personality with an average height of 1.67 m. She maintains her body a lot. She works out and eats healthily. She is very conscious and serious about food intake. She has a balanced bodyweight of 52 kg. She also gets attention for her sexy and hot figure which she frequently exposes. Her exact body figure measures 36-23-33 inches. Her body shape is an hourglass. She looks gorgeous with her brown eyes and blonde hair. Overall, she has a decent height and a unique body figure.

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