Michael Savage is an American radio host, author, and political commentator. He is one of the richest personalities and his radio shows are very popular among people of all ages. His radio show Savage Nation has great concepts and that is why everyone likes to listen to it. There are a lot of books which he released as a series. The concepts of his books always promoted conservative nationalism in mind. There are many people who don’t know much about his personal and professional life so read it all below:
Michael was born on March 31st, 1941 in New York. He has got two more siblings and his family is very close to each other. His parents are Benjamin and Rae Weiner who were immigrants from Russia. Savage has always described that his childhood was very difficult as his father wasn’t supportive and used to criticize him. His younger brother wasn’t able to speak and hear while he also died in 1969. It wasn’t a good time for the family but then again when his father died at the age of 57 he became sad. His height is five feet and eight inches and known to be a great personality. Micheal completed his education at Hawaii University in medical botany and anthropology.
Political views and controversies
Most of the times, Micheal has been criticized for keeping his political views conservative. He has been supporting the English only movement and opposed all the illegal immigration. Micheal also believes that progressivism and liberalism are degrading American culture. You will be surprised to know that he was banned from entering the United Kingdom. He criticized some people suffering from the post-traumatic disorder as weak and that made many of them unhappy. He has always criticized the LGBT group and they are unhappy with him.
Micheal gained a lot of success when he started hosting the radio show ‘The Savage Nation’’.You will be surprised to know that the radio show used to have about 8-10 million listeners per week. In 2009 the radio show was being played on 400 stations all across the United States. The savage nation soon became the second most listened show in the nation. There was a time when he wasn’t paying much attention to the radio show so a lot of controversies were created.
Personal Life and Net Worth
In 1964 Micheal got married to Carol Ely but the relationship ended in divorce. He later got married to Janet and they both have a son and daughter together. Russ Wiener is the billionaire founder of Rock Star energy drink while his ex-wife is the CFO of the company. The total net worth of Micheal happens to be $80 million while his yearly salary is $10 million. He loves to spend lavishly and leads a luxurious life. You will be surprised to know that he owns several mansions in the country. His homes at Balm Beach and Beverly Hills, California are known as one of the most expensive properties of all time. People get inspired by him easily.