Michael Strahan

19th Annual NAACP Theatre Awards - Arrivals

Birth Name: Michael Anthony Strahan

Place of Birth: Houston, Harris, Texas, U.S.

Date of Birth: November 21, 1971

Ethnicity: African-American

Michael Strahan is an American television personality and football player. He played in the NFL, as a defensive end for the New York Giants. He was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. He was a co-host of the show Live! with Kelly and Michael from 2012 to 2016.

Michael has four children, two with his first wife, Wanda Hutchins, and two with his second wife, Jean Muggli.

Michael’s paternal grandfather was Willie Strahan (the son of Abraham Strahan and Malonia Shankle). Willie was born in Texas. Abraham was the son of Isaac Boaz Strahan and Amanda Lewis. Malonia was the daughter of Henry Shankle and Caroline Simmons.

Michael’s paternal grandmother was Gentle Mae Fowler (the daughter of General Fowler and Lillie Leoard). Gentle Mae was born in Texas. General Fowler was the son of Berry Fowler and Ellen Priscilla Gasaway. Lillie was the daughter of Levi Lenard and LouIza A. Holmes.

Source: Genealogy of Michael Strahan (focusing on his father’s side) – http://www.geni.com

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1 Response

  1. bablah says:

    His maternal grandparents might be J.C. Traylor and Carline.

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