Paul Finebaum Biography

Updated On Jul 10, 2019 Published On Dec 31, 2016
Facts of Paul Finebaum
Date of Birth: 1955 , July-26
Birth Nation: United States
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American Sports author, radio and television personality Paul Finebaum is best known for being a former columnist.

Paul Finebaum's early life

Paul Finebaum (age 62) was born on July 26, 1955, in Tennessee, Memphis, USA. He pursued his education from the University of Tennessee where he studied Liberal arts and Political Science.


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The American national journalist belongs to white ethnicity.

Paul Finebaum's career

He was a former columnist, an American sports author also a TV and radio personality.

Paul started his career working as a columnist and investing reporter in Birmingham Post-Herald. In 1984, he started working as a commentator in WAPI-FM.

He is also a television personality and has appeared in abundant shows. In 1998, Paul was appointed as director for WIAT-TV and served for four years.

Later, he worked for ESPN channel in the role of a contributor in documentary films. Paul Finebaum is also a sports author has written plentiful books. 

From ESPN and the film industry he has gained huge popularity and appreciated for his works on shows, movies and Television series like The Paul Finebaum Show (Writer), Dominique Belongs to Us, College Football Live, and many more.

He has further worked on Golic and Wingo (TV Series), Morning Joe (TV series), College game day (TV series), and in other various TV series.

Paul Finebaum's married life

Paul Finebaum is a married man. In 1990, Paul got married to Dr. Linda Hudson. She belongs to the Jewish community.

The couple met at the Birmingham Complex, where they reside currently. There is no information as to whether the couple has any kids.

He is not divorced with his wife until today's date and us here no rumor about their divorce or extra-marital affairs till today's date.

Paul Finebaum's net worth

It has been estimated, as of 2018, Paul has a net worth of $2 Million accumulated from various sources.

He made quite a good money from the sales of his books, but the earnings are unknown.

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Born on Tennessee, Memphis

July 26 , 1955

Paul Finebaum was born on July 26, 1955, in Tennessee, Memphis, USA. He is currently at age of 62. His father's name and mother's name has not been disclosed. He pursued his education from the University of Tennessee where he studied Liberal arts in Political Science.

Started Career in WAPI-FM


In 1985, Paul Finebaum started his career working in radio WAPI-FM, where he was hired as a commentator. He used to run morning show called “Mark and Brian Radio Show”. Later on, he started his own afternoon radio show in the same network.

Married with Dr. Linda


In 1990, Paul Finebaum and Dr. Linda Hudson got married. They met each other when both used to live in the Birmingham Complex. Today live in Charlotte. Dr. Linda works as an internist in the Carolinas HealthCare System.

Appoint as Director for WIAT-TV


Paul Finebaum started his career as a commentator for several years in WAPI-FM. After working for several TV stations, in 1998 he became the sports director of WIAT-TV and besides working for the radio station, he also co-hosted an individual shows on WVTM-TV, NBC 13 and in ABC 33/40 TV.

Paul Finebaum's current Net Worth


Paul Finebaum has been working on different media sector since long time ago. He is also an Author and has written several books. He has numerous source of income and it has been estimated that his net worth is around U.S $ 2 Million.