Chuck Norris Divorced His First Wife Dianne Holechek: Who is he Currently Married to?

Updated On 31 May, 2019 Published On

American actor Chuck Norris is also a renowned film producer and martial artist. The 78-year-old Norris was first married to Dianne Holechek. They were married for 30 years and got divorced.

After Holechek, Norris married Gena O'Kelley. Norris' relationship with his current wife is amazing. Let’s find out more about them.

Chuck Norris' Married Life Ex-wife Dianne Holechek

Chuck Norris married his first wife Dianne Holechek in 1958. It looked like Norris and his first wife’s relationship was going great but we were wrong, they ended up in a tragic divorce after 30 years of relationship. Holechek and Norris went their separate ways in 1988 after their divorce got finalized.

Image: Chuck Norris and ex-wife Dianne Holechek

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The reason for Norris and Holechek’s divorce could be due to Norris’ alleged affairs. However, Norris didn’t reveal why they were divorced.

Chuck Norris and Dianne Holechek's Children

Norris has two children with his first wife, Holechek. His eldest son Michael Ray Norris was born in 1963.

Holechek gave birth to their second child, Eric Scott Norris on 20th May 1965. However, in between Holechek’s two sons, a daughter named Dina exists in their lives. 

Chuck Norris and ex-wife Dianne Holechek

Image: Chuck Norris and ex-wife Dianne Holechek

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Dina was born in 1964 but Norris met her only in 1991. She was born due to Norris extra-marital affair.

Chuck Norris Married Life With Current Wife Gena O'Kelley

Chuck Norris met Gena O’Kelley in a Church in Dallas in 1997. She came here as someone else’s dinner date. During an interview, Norris said, 

Gena came on the set the next day and played a small part on the show ... I invited her to dinner that night ... I wanted to get to know Gena better, so I asked her to return to Dallas as soon as possible.

She came back a couple of weeks later, and our friendship grew into a dating relationship. Before long I felt myself falling head over heels in love.

Video: Chuck Norris and Gena O'Kelley

They dated for quite a while and later tied the knot. Norris and O’Kelley got married on 28th November 1988 at The North Church in Carrolton, Texas, a suburb of Dallas.

Norris’ second wife O’Kelley was 23 years younger than Norris but it looks like age has no effect on their relationship. 

Chuck Norris and Gena O'Kelley' Children

On 30th August 2001, O'Kelly gave birth to Norris’ twin children. It was a boy, Dakota Alan Norris, and a girl, Danielle Kelly Norris. O’Kelley went on a pre-term labor during the birth of her twins. 

In Norris’ autobiography, “Against All Odds: My Story”, he has mentioned that he really felt helpless before the birth of his twins and he relied completely on the god.

Chuck Norris, wife Gena O'Kelley along with their children Dakota Alan Norris and Danielle Kelly Norris

Image: Chuck Norris, wife Gena O'Kelley along with their children Dakota Alan Norris and Danielle Kelly Norris

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Chuck Norris now is a husband, father, and grandfather. He is in his mid-70s, and he looks like he is happy and content with his big family with nine grandchildren. We wish Chuck all the best in his life.

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Quick Facts:

How old is Chuck Norris?

As of 2019, Chuck is 79 years of age. 

What is Chuck Norris net worth in 2019?

As of 2019, he has a net worth of around $70 million.

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