Viewers of the syndicated game show Wheel of Fortune would be familiar with the name and personality of Pat Sajak who co-hosts the well-loved program. Also, most of the viewers have come to associate Pat with his co-presenter Vanna White (widely considered as his on-screen wife). However, in real life, beyond and behind the cameras, Pat has been married to Lesly Brown for over 29 years.
Many people may not know Pat’s wife as she has often stayed away from the spotlight. Nevertheless, there are several fascinating facts to know about Lesly Brown and we gathered them herein.
Lesly Brown Biography (Age)
She was born in 1965, precisely on February 18. Her father Michael Brown was a professional dentist while her mother’s name is Maria Brown. Lesly was raised alongside two sisters named Wendy and Kelly. They are Americans and probably have a mixed ethnic background.
Regarding Lesly’s education history, we do not have details of her elementary and high school days yet. However, reliable sources have it that she studied Television Production at the University of Maryland from where she graduated with honours. Nevertheless, in terms of career, Lesly has been working as a professional photographer for years. She even owns her own photography outfit named Leslie Brown Visible Style which is based in Pensacola Florida.
Family (Kids And Husband Pat Sajak)
Lesly Brown and her husband Pat Sajak celebrated their 29th anniversary of married life in a grand style at Trump Hotel. The event which was held on December 31, 2018, goes to say the two are enjoying marital bliss.
However, when the couple met each other in 1988, they never felt any chemistry between them. A mutual friend introduced them to each other at a sports bar in California. Although Lesly Brown and Pat exchanged their phone contacts and were talking to each other from time to time, the romance between them developed gradually and became obvious in almost a year’s time.
Their wedding which was attended by less than 150 guests, (including Pat’s co-presenter Vanna White), was held at Saint Mary’s Catholic Church in Maryland on December 31st in 1989. Exactly 9 months after that, they welcomed their son Patrick Michael James Sajak on September 22, 1990. Their daughter Maggie Mary Sajak arrived five years later on January 5, 1995.
Lesly Brown is the second wife Pat Sajak has married. He had been married to Sheryll Sajak between 1979 and 1986 but it ended in a divorce.
Immediately after their wedding, Lesly and her husband bought a home at the cost of $1.28 million. They still reside on the property located in Severna Park Maryland, close to Annapolis. Pat is famous as one of the presenters of the syndicated game show, Wheel of Fortune, and has been on it since 1981. Their children have also been doing well for themselves.
Their daughter Maggie is an upcoming country music singer. Maggie, who is said to have started playing the guitar at the age of 12, also plays other musical instruments such as piano, ukulele, and mandolin. So far, she has released at least three singles. One of her songs – ‘First Kiss’, has once been featured on Country Music TV (CMT). As for Lesly and Pat’s son Patrick, he refers to himself as a comedian on his Twitter account. However, the account in question has been abandoned since 2011 and Patrick has not been working as a comedian since then.
Other Facts About Lesly Brown
1. In trying to estimate Lesly Brown’s yearly earnings, we presume she is at least a mid-level earner as a photographer. This means she could be earning at least $30,115 per year, considering what photographers earn in the U.S. However, we don’t know her exact earnings as well as her specific net worth. On the other hand, her husband, Pat, is worth as much as $65 million and earns up to $12 million per year.
2. Lesly Brown is several years younger than her husband. She was born in 1965 while her husband was born in 1946.
3. Lesly Brown is a bit taller than her husband Pat Rajak. She stands at a height of 1.78 meters while Part is 1.77 meters tall.
4. Lesly appeared in episodes of Wheel of Fortune in 1997, 2008 and 2010.