Shawn King is a singer, actress, as well as a TV host. She is widely known for being the seventh wife of Larry King who is an American TV as well as a radio host. The couple exchanged their vows with her each other in 1997.
Their wedding ceremony was held in the hospital room of Los Angeles just three days before her husband underwent heart surgery for clearing the clogged blood vessel. In addition to that, Shawn also has two children together with her husband.
She gave birth to their first child named Chance in March of 1999 and later, she gave birth to the second child in May of 2000 and named as Cannon. On their 10th anniversary in September of 2007, Shawn made a joke that she was the only wife of Larry who has lasted into two digits.
The pair filed for divorced with each other on 14th April 2010 but for some reasons, they have stopped the proceedings. She also has a son from her previous marriage. Now, let us get some more details regarding Shawn's bio that’s been obtained from different sources.
Shawn King is the native of Studio City, Los Angeles, California, United States. She was born on 5th November of the year 1959 which has now made her reach the age of 56. Although she is now known by the name Shawn King, as a child, she was named as Shawn Oro Engemann.
She stands tall at height of 5 feet and 10 inches, that is, 1.78 m. Her husband Larry King is an American TV as well as radio host whose work has been recognized with the awards which include two Peabody and 10 Cable ACE Awards. He is the native of Brooklyn, New York, United States.
He came into this world on 19th November of 1933 which has now made him reach the age of 82. His real name is Lawrence Harvey Zeiger. He is the son of Jennie and Aaron Zeiger. Both of his parents were Orthodox Jews. He has been earning a huge salary and his net worth is calculated as $150 million.
Larry went to study at the Lafayette High School which was a public high school in New York City borough of Brooklyn. After completing his graduation, he started to work for supporting his mother and he did not go to college.
From his early age, Larry wanted to go into the radio. In the 1950s, he started as local Florida journalist as well as radio interviewer and in 1960. He became prominent as all-night national radio broadcaster beginning in 1978.
Prior to that, Shawn King’s father was a long-time business associate of the Osmond Family and she was the hostess of Hollywood Insider on USA Network from 1990 till 1996. She is also the member of “The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints”.
Previously, Shawn was admitted to the rehab in June of 2008 for her addiction to migraine painkillers. Besides, Shawn is married to her husband Larry in 1997 and she also has two children together with him. There is no news found about her previous affairs.