Bethany Joy Lenz's Ex-Husband Michael Galeotti Died At The Age Of 31; Disclose Their Married Life And Children

Updated On 13 Jul, 2019 Published On

Late Michael Galeotti was an American actor and started his career out in the industry at a very young age. He made his debut as an actor with the TV show, The Jersey, which began airing on Disney Channel from the year 2004. Moreover, he was also known well as the ex-husband of One Tree Hill star Bethany Joy Lenz

Born on 28th August 1984, Michael was just budding in the film industry and died at a young age of 31. Apart from being an actor, Michael was also an Enation Keyboardist. Here we are going to talk about Michael Galeotti's married, children, and divorce with ex-wife Bethany Joy Lenz and his early death. Scroll down: 

Michael Galeotti married life with Bethany Joy Lenz; Children and Divorce

Michael Galeotti was previously married to actress Bethany Joy Lenz, known well for her portrayal of Haley James Scott in the popular drama TV show One Tree Hill, starring Hilarie Burton and James Lafferty.

Bethany, who is also known as Joie Lenz, also is a cast in the much-loved TV show Grey's Anatomy, featuring Justin Chambers and Ellen Pompeo

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The two started dating in December 2005. They fell in love instantly and decided that they wanted to be husband and wife officially as they decided to tie the knot after just 30 days of dating. Bethany Joy Lenz and Michael Galeotti walked down the aisle on 31st December 2005

husband Michael Galeotti and wife actress Bethany Joy Lenz on their wedding day

Bethany Joy Lenz and Michael Galeotti 

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Michael Galeotti and Bethany Joy Lenz' Children and Divorce

After six years of being happily married, the duo gave birth to their first child, Maria Rose Galeotti. But after the birth of their baby girl, Michael Galeotti and Bethany Joy Lenz started to have some problems, and in March 2012, Bethany announced that they had separated through her blog. 

Bethany Joy Lenz and daughter Maria Rose Galeotti

Bethany Joy Lenz and daughter Maria Galeotti 

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After being married for seven years, Bethany Joy Lenz shared with her fans that she does not share much about her personal life and she is going to be good friends with Michael Galeotti and raise their daughter despite the divorce. 

She is currently dating a new boyfriend, Josh Kelly, a musician, and a songwriter.

Michael Galeotti' Death

According to reports, Micahel was facing drinking problems for a very long time and was also was arrested numerous times. Moreover, he also had many health issues for which he denied to get any medical help.

Bethany Joy Lenz with late husband Michael Galeotti

Bethany Joy Lenz and Michael Galeotti 

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Before his death, he visited the hospital a few times because of severe stomach ache and digestive problems. Michael Galeotti left the hospital despite the warnings of medical personnel.

On 11th January 2016, Michael Galeotti was later found dead in his living room after a worried friend who tried to contact him many times climbed into his house from the window. He was just 31 years of age at the time when he died.

According to post-mortem reports released nine months after his death, he passed away naturally because of Atherosclerotic Heart Disease

Quick facts about Bethany Joy Lenz:

Who is Bethany Joy Lenz's ex-husband?

Michael Galeotti was Bethany Joy Lenz's ex-boyfriend.

When did Bethany Joy Lenz and Michael Galeotti get married?

Bethany Joy Lenz and Michael married on 31st December 2005.

What is the name of Bethany Joy Lenz and Michael Galeotti's daughter?

Maria Rose Galeotti is Bethany Joy Lenz and Michael Galeotti's daughter.

When did Bethany Joy Lenz and Michael Galeotti get divorced?

Bethany Joy Lenz and Michael Galeotti divorced in the year 2012.

When did Michael Galeotti die?

Michael Galeotti died at the age of 31 on 11th January 2016.