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Mike Rowe

Facts of Mike Rowe

Date of Birth: 1962 , March-18
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet
Name Mike Rowe
Birth Name Michael Gregory Rowe
Father John Rowe
Mother Peggy Rowe
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
Ethnicity White
Profession Television host
Working For  Somebody's Gotta Do It
Net Worth $35 million
Famous for  Somebody's Gotta Do It
Affair with Danielle Burgio
Married No
Children No
Education Overlea High School, Essex Community College and Towson University
Online Presence Facebook,Twitter,Instagram
TV Show  Somebody's Gotta Do It, The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe

Quick Timeline of Mike Rowe

1962 Born in Baltimore, Maryland, United States
1980 Graduated from Overlea High School
1979 Served project for Eagle Scout
2001 Hosted the show, Evening Magazine
2004 Appeared as a narrator in the TV series Ghost Hunters
2005 Narrated Deadliest Catch
2007 Appeared in the TV series, American Dad!
2018 Net Worth Update

Detail Timeline of Mike Rowe

March 18 , 1962

Born in Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Tall and talented, Mike Rowe was born as Michael Gregory Rowe in the early 1960s in Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America to John and Peggy Rowe. He is an American and he is of white ethnicity.

1980

Graduated from Overlea High School

During his young age, he got enrolled at Overlea High School; there he became active in theater and singing. After his high school graduation, he attended Essex Community College and Towson University. There he majored in communication. 

1979

Served project for Eagle Scout

At the end of 1979s, Mike was seen as a Scout in Troop 16 in Baltimore. At the Maryland School for the Blind, he served in a project for Eagle Scout where he read aloud to students; from that time on he shared in interest in narrating and writing.

2001

Hosted the show, Evening Magazine

In 2001, he joined KPIX-TV as the host of the show Evening Magazine. He hosted this show till 2005. During that time, he also appeared in the show titled Somebody's Gotta Do It. He also worked as the host of Egypt Week Live!

2004

Appeared as a narrator in the TV series Ghost Hunters

He has also been active as a narrator since a long time. In 2004, he appeared as the narrator in an American paranormal reality television series Ghost Hunters. He narrated this TV series for the next six years. 

2005

Narrated Deadliest Catch

Mike Rowe is a renowned television host and narrator from United States. He is famous for narrating various TV Shows and Specials. From 2005, he has been narrating a reality television series Deadliest Catch.

2007

Appeared in the TV series, American Dad!

He is also famous for being an actor and former opera singer. In 2007, he appeared in an American adult animated sitcom American Dad! starring the role of Meter Maid. In 2012, he appeared in the TV series Last Man Standing. 

2018

Net Worth Update

The host of the Dirty Jobs (2008-12) Mike Rowe generates his revenue from his TV shows and other sources and is worth around $35 million. 

Content

The American TV Shows and Specials narrator, Mike Rowe is best known for his work on the Discovery Channel series Dirty Jobs and the CNN series Somebody's Gotta Do It. 56-year-old Mike Rowe is also the host of the podcast The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe. 

Mike Rowe's Early Life, Bio, and Education

Mike was born as Michael Gregory Rowe in Baltimore, Maryland, the United States of America to parents, John and Peggy Rowe. He is an American and he is of white ethnicity.

Mike got enrolled at Overlea High School; there he became active in theater and singing. After his high school graduation, he attended Essex Community College and Towson University.

Mike Rowe's Career

In 1979, Mike was in a Scout in Troop 16 in Baltimore. At the Maryland School for the Blind, he served on a project for Eagle Scout where he read aloud to students; from that time on he shared an interest in narrating and writing.

He currently narrates Deadliest Catch (2005-present), How the Universe Works, Airplane Reop and hosts a number of shows like C.R.A.P, Returning the Favor and Somebody's Gotta Do It (2017- present). 

He has narrated programs on the Discovery Channel, The Science Channel, and National Geographic Channel such as Deadliest CatchHow the Universe Works, and Shark Week.

Also, a former opera singer, Mike Rowe is also an author. In March 2014, he published his only book to date titled Profoundly Disconnected: A True Confession from Mike Rowe. He is famous for his work in the TV series Dirty Jobs.

Mike Rowe's Net Worth, Salary and Earning

As of 2019, Mike is estimated to have a net worth of $35 million, however, his annual salary is not disclosed. As for a fact, the millionaire is not reported to own a mansion, rather Mike lives in his apartment in San Francisco, California.

He is fond of Ford cars and owns several of them.

Mike Rowe's Personal Life

Talking about his personal life, 6ft tall Mike Rowe is not reported to be married. Once, he was reported to be dating his girlfriend Danielle Burgio, an actress, and a dancer. At the end of the 1990s, she performed on Cher's segment of the 16th Annual American Music Awards

The former couple was even rumored to be engaged, but neither the proof of engagement nor the marriage ever came out. After breaking up with Danielle, Mike has kept his personal life quite low and is not dating currently.

Back in 2016, Mike got in a controversial rumor as he was subject to baseless rumors describing his death, leading him to quote the famous line attributed to Mark Twain: "Reports of my death are greatly exaggerated."

Age, Body Statistics and Social Media Presence

  • Age: Mike Rowe is 57 years old as of 2019.
  • Birth Sign: Pisces
  • Height: Mike Rowe has a tall height of 6 feet 1 inch (183cm).
  • Weight: His body weight is around 78kg(172 Ibs).
  • Social Media Activity: He is active on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

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