Phyllis George, an American beauty pageant winner, businesswoman, actress as well as a sportscaster, was married twice as well as divorced too. At first, she was married to Robert Evans with whom she tied her knot in 1977. Due to some personal reason, the pair later got divorced after just a year. After that, she married her second husband John Y. Brown. The couple exchanged their vows with each other in 1979 and they remained together till they got separated in 1998. Additionally, George also has two children together with Brown.
Standing at the height of five feet and eight inches, George has been earning a huge amount of salary and her net worth is estimated to be around $10 million. Phyllis George is one among the popular and most loved celebrities on television screen whom we have known and are seeing daily. Some of us may be her fan since a long time as well as they also may want to have more information regarding her. Some of you also may be having information regarding George’s professional and personal life from different gossip pages, newspapers as well as magazines. From 1979 till 1983, Phyllis was also the First Lady of Kentucky.
Now, let’s extract few more details regarding Phyllis’ bio which has been obtained from various sources. She is the native of Denton, Texas, United States of America. She was born on 25th June of the year 1949 which has now made her reach the age of 67. She is the daughter of James George and Diantha Cogdell. She attended the University of North Texas for 3 years until she was crowned Miss Texas in 1971.
During that time, the Texas Christian University awarded scholarships to Miss Texas honors. As the result, George left the UNT and got enrolled at TCU for several of the weeks until she again won Miss America Crown later that fall. Additionally, she is also the member of Zeta Tau Alpha sorority.
George was approached by the CBS Sports producers in 1974 for becoming a sportscaster. The next year, she joined the cast of The NFL Today co-hosting the live pre-game show previous to National Football League Games. She was also one of the first females who have a nationally prominent role in TV sports coverage. Later in 1985, CBS settled her to serve as a permanent anchor for the morning news program.
Prior to that, Phyllis has founded two companies during her business career. The first one was By George chicken fillets which she sold to consumer giant Hormel Goods and the second one she created in 2003 named as Phyllis George Beauty that markets line of cosmetics as well as skincare products through TV shopping network HSN. Additionally, she has also written or co-authored five books.
Apart from that, Phyllis has married for two times. She married Robert Evans in 1977 and stayed together until next year. After that, she again remarried her second husband John Y. Brown in 1979 with whom she has two children. Later, they divorced in 1998. At the age of 67, she stands at a height of 5 feet and 8 inches. During her career, she has earned a large amount of salary and net worth of $10 million.