Howard Stern has been a popular figure for quite some time through his work as a radio personality and in that time, both his fans and the world at large has gotten to go through his life journey with him, including his personal life, which includes his ex-wife and children. While his daughters have had their own share of the spotlight through their various ventures, his ex-wife, Alison Berns has retreated from the spotlight.
Alison Berns was married to Howard Stern for over 20 years, during which she was part of the rise of Howard Stern as a leading radio host in the country. In this article, we take a closer look at who she is, her life with Howard Stern and other relevant information worth learning about her. Read on to learn more.
Alison Berns – Biography, Age
On the 26th of May, 1954, Alison Berns was born in Newton Centre, Massachusetts to parents whose identities are currently unknown. Although she is best known for being the wife of the famed radio host, Howard Stern, she has had a storied life that includes footprints in three different professions.
Alison Berns is believed to have graduated from Newton North High School, where she performed excellently academically and got enrolled in Boston University, where she spent some time before she moved to Columbia University.
She met Howard Stern while she was in college, but while Howard went on to build a career for himself as a superstar radio host, Alison Berns went on to build a career as a psychoanalyst.
Following marriage and childbirth, Alison Berns quit her work as a psychoanalyst and focused her attention on raising her children. After her children were old enough, Alison returned to work as a psychoanalyst.
However, during her time away from her work as a psychoanalyst, Alison Berns made appearances on television and in Film as an actress, starring in Private Parts, playing an NBC Switchboard Operator and also in Negligee and Underpants Party where she made an appearance as herself.
She has made other appearances on her husband’s shows, Howard Stern, The Howard Stern Show, Howard Stern on Demand, and an appearance on The Geraldo Rivera Show.
Alison Berns’ Net Worth
Alison Berns has had some appearances on television that count as acting credits on her part, including an appearance on Private Parts in 1997 and Negligee and Underpants Party in 1998, as previously mentioned. However, none of them has brought her as much financial income as her divorce from Howard Stern. After having settled for an undisclosed amount of money, Alison has earned a net worth estimated at $20 million.
Relationship With Howard Stern
Meeting in college is perhaps one of the commonest origin stories for marriages in America and the rest of the world; unsurprisingly, Alison Berns and Howard Stern are no exception.
They met while they were both in Boston University, where Howard was pursuing a degree in communications. Through a mutual friend, Howard and Alison met for the first time. After their second date, Howard Stern invited Alison Berns to feature in his student film.
Not long after her appearance in the film, Alison and Howard began a relationship that led them to the altar on the 4th of June, 1978. After they got married, they had three daughters – Emily Beth, Debra Jennifer, and Ashley Jade who were born in 1983, 1986 and 1993 respectively.
Their marriage appeared to be going well until they announced their divorce after over 20 years of marriage, separating in 1999 before completing the divorce in 2001.
Since they got divorced, Alison Berns has gotten into a relationship with a man named David Simon and has remarried, while her ex-husband, Howard has been involved with a couple of women including Angie Everhart and Robin Givens, but is now currently married to Beth Ostrosky.
Other Facts About Howard Stern’s Ex-Wife
1. Her wedding to Howard Stern was held at Temple Ohabei Shalom in Massachusetts.
2. Although a common confusion, her second husband, David Simon, is not the CEO of Simon Property Group. She got married to David on the 23rd of November, 2001.
3. Her ex-husband, Howard Stern has been named Billboard’s Nationally Syndicated On-Air Personality of the Year for eight consecutive years.