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Who Is Former Professional Footballer Herschel Walker? Wikipedia, Parents, Wife, Career, & Net Worth

Herschel Walker Wikipedia

Lead: Herschel Walker is a popular former professional footballer, Mixed Martial Arts Fighter and media personality who is currently working as a politician in United States. 

Herschel is in headlines recently as he was reported to have encouraged his ex-girlfriend to have an abortion and he had denied all those accusations made by the woman claiming he paid receipt of a $700 personal check signed by Walker and a get well card bearing his signature after five days of the alleged abortion.

Looking after his social media presence,H erschel Walker has over 13.7k followers with 0 following and 68 posts on his Instagram. Similarly, he has an official Facebook page with 66k followers and 0 following.

Who Is Herschel Walker? Wikipedia Details

Herschel Walker is a well-known politician, former professional football player, Mixed Martial Artist and actor known for his work in projects such as One Nation Under God(2020), Superfights(1995), Necessary Roughness(1991).

However, Herschel doesn’t have Wikipedia page yet. He was born on 3rd March 1962, making him 60 years old as of 2022. According to her birthdate, his birth sign is Pisces. Furthermore, his birthplace is in Augusta, Georgia, so he holds American nationality.

Likewise, he belongs to Black ethnicity and follows Christian religion.

In addition to his physical status, he has height of 6 feet 1 inches tall and has weight of around 80 kg.

As for his education, Herschel attended Johnson County High School in Wrightsville and he graduated from University of Georgia.

Who Are Herschel Walker’s Parents?

Herschel Walker was born as one of the seven children of his parents. He is the son of Willis Walker and Christine Walker and Herschel struggled with stuttering issues and obese during his childhood.

Though Herschel’s parents struggled with finances, they fully supported and encouraged him to pursue his passion and interest.

Is Herschel Walker Still Married?

Herschel Walker was married to his first wife named Cindy DeAngelis Grossman in 1983. They were college sweethearts and were blessed with a son named Christian. However, their marriage ended after nineteen years in 2002. 

Later, Herschel started dating Julie M. Blanchard in 2010 and they were engaged by 2011. He currently lives with Julie in Westlake, Texas. 

When Did Herschel Walker Start His Career?

Herschel Walker is a popular former football player who has won many awards and honors during his career. He was the recipient of the 1982 Heisman Memorial Trophy Award for Outstanding College Football Player of the United States and he even has all-time professional football record for gaining 2,411 yards in 1985 with the USFL’s New Jersey Generals. 

His professional football career started from New Jersey Generals in 1983 and ended in Dallas in 1997. He had played for Minnesota Vikings, Philadelphia Eagles and New York Giants. 

He also owns YouTube channel since August 25, 2021 and has gathered over 1.66k subscribers with 24 videos.

What Is Herschel Walker’s Net Worth?

Herschel Walker has an estimated net worth of $10 million approximately. His main source of income is from his profession as a former professional football player, athlete and media personality and politician. He reportedly earns $200 to 43.2k per year from his YouTube channel. As a result, he lives a lavish lifestyle.