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Nancy Putkoski Biography

Nancy Putkoski

Facts of Nancy Putkoski

Birth Nation: United States
Name Nancy Putkoski
Nationality American
Birth Place/City United States
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Hair Color Black
Face Color White
Affair with Anthony Bourdain
Married yes
Married to Anthony Bourdain
Children No
Divorce Anthony Bourdain
Education Dwight-Englewood

Quick Timeline of Nancy Putkoski

1985 Married to Anthony Bourdain
2005 Divorced Anthony Bourdain
2018 Nancy Putkoski' Husband Died

Detail Timeline of Nancy Putkoski


Married to Anthony Bourdain

In 1985, Nancy Putkoski married her longtime college boyfriend Anthony Bourdain, who is an American celebrity chef and an author. 


Divorced Anthony Bourdain

After spending 20 years together, Nancy and Bourdain decided to separate from each other through a divorce in 2005. They have no children between them.


Nancy Putkoski' Husband Died

Nancy Putkoski' ex-husband Anthony Bourdain died on June 8, 2018. Anthony' close friend Eric Ripert found him unresponsive on his room in Strasbourg, France.


Nancy Putkoski is typically known for being the ex-wife of the American chef Anthony Bourdain. The couple was married for around twenty years before getting divorced.

Nancy Putkoski' Early Life and Education

Although a celebrity, there is not much information regarding her date of birth, and her age is available. But she is older than her husband who died at the age of 61 in France. However, she was born and raised in the United States. She attended Dwight-Englewood where she met Anthony Bourdain.

Nancy has not disclosed anything regarding her parents, siblings, early life, and childhood. However, she is of American nationality, and her ethnicity is white.

Nancy Putkoski' Career

For your information; Nancy Putkoski came into the spotlight only after tying the knot with late American celebrity chef, Anthony Bourdain. She is famous for her personal life rather than for her professional career.

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Nancy has never mentioned anything about her professional life and work life. However, her ex-husband, Anthony was one of the legendary chef and television personality. 

Nancy' ex-husband was famous for shows like Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown and Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations.

Nancy Putkoski' Personal Life

Nancy Putkoski is famous for tying the knot with late Anthony Bourdain. They dated for several years before tying the knot. The couple was high school sweethearts.

Nancy Putkoski married Anthony Bourdain in a private wedding ceremony in 1985. Nancy and Anthony remained in a married relationship for 20 long years and later divorced in 2005 due to the distance created by Anthony's career.

They have no children together. Anthony remarried again with Ottavia Busia, a mixed martial artist in 2007, while there are no such reports heard about Nancy.

Ottavia and Anthony got married in 2007 but later in 2016, the pair revealed that they are no longer together. After divorcing Ottavia, he was dating Italian actress Asia Argento during his late days.

Nancy Putkoski' Net Worth and Earnings

Just like how Nancy Putkoski kept her personal life including her dating life and relationship affairs away from the media, she also did not disclose much about her earnings and income.

Though Nancy Putkoski' net worth is not disclosed in the media, she definitely once enjoyed a luxurious lifestyle with her millionaire husband, Anthony.

Her late husband, Anthony Bourdain' net worth was reported to be around $16 million before his death.  She is not linked to any social media and has not been seen on Facebook, Twitter or on Instagram.

Nancy Putkoski' ex-husband Anthony Bourdain Death

Nancy Putkoski' ex-husband Anthony Bourdain died on June 8, 2018. Anthony' close friend Eric Ripert found him unresponsive on his room in Strasbourg, France. Apparently, it was suicide. He was working on a shoot for his series Parts Unknown during his last days.

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