Vanna White Net Worth 2022: Biography, Age, Height, Career and More

Vanna White Net Worth

Vanna White Net Worth - Vanna Marie Rosich is an American television personality and film actress best known as the hostess of Wheel of Fortune since 1982. Vanna White debuted as a TV personality in one episode of The Price of Right on  June 20, 1980. 

She joined the Wheel of Fortune in October 1982, together with the other two hostesses, after Susan Stafford left. 

She became a regular hostess of the show in December 1982. She was featured in Playboy magazine in 1987 together with her boyfriend. She has a net worth of $40 Million dollars. 

Check out the below article to know the complete information regarding Vanna White Networth 2021 in dollars, Salary Per Year, Per Month, Per Day, Houses, Cars, Brand Endorsements, and his other Investments details.

Vanna White Biography | Wiki

Vanna White was born Vanna Marie Rosich on February 18, 1957 in Conway, South Carolina. After her birth father abandoned the family, Vanna’s mom married a man named Herbert Stackley White, Jr. Vanna soon adopted Herbert’s last name and was forever known as the now-famous “Vanna White”. She moved to Los Angeles in the late 70s to pursue an acting and modeling career.

Vanna’s first foray into game shows was when she appeared as a contestant on the June 18, 1980 episode of The Price Is Right. 

Two years later, in October 1982, White was hired as one of three substitute hostesses of Wheel of Fortune after hostess Susan Stafford left the show. 

White became the show’s regular hostess on December 13, 1982, and has remained as the show’s daytime hostess ever since. 

Vanna White Biography


Vanna White Salary Per Episode | Per Year | Per Month | Earnings Overview

Vanna White Salary: How much does Vanna White’s make per year on Wheel of Fortune? $8 million

Salary 2013 – Annual salary from Wheel of Fortune – $4,000,000
Lawsuit Settlement 1993 – Earnings from the lawsuit settlement with Samsung Electronics America, Inc. – $403,000

Vanna White Marriage, Husband, Boyfriend And Children/ Kids

White dated Playgirl centerfold/Chippendales-dancer-turned-actor John Gibson in 1980, and they eventually became engaged. In 1986, Gibson was killed in a plane crash. White married restaurant owner George Santo Pietro in December 1990. 

White first became pregnant in September 1992, and announced her pregnancy on an episode of Wheel of Fortune where “Vanna’s pregnant” was the answer to a puzzle. 

She miscarried shortly after the episode’s taping. White later had a son, Nicholas, born in 1994 and a daughter, Giovanna (Gigi), born in 1997, from her marriage to Santo Pietro. 

The couple divorced in November 2002. From 2004 to 2006, she was engaged to businessman Michael Kaye, senior partner in a large leveraged buyout fund based in southern California. The two never wed.

In a conversation with Larry King, she indicated that her mother had told her that her uncle was actor Christopher George. 

Also, in that same conversation, she said that her kids come to Wheel of Fortune taping a lot, especially her daughter Giovanna, who appeared more than anyone else who is an audience member in the show. 

According to White, although George was not a biological relation of hers, her mother grew up with his family and, years later in Los Angeles, he and his wife took her under their wing.

Vanna has dated-
  1. Garrion Davis (Rumor)
  2. Gordy Watson (1976-1979) – The millionaire classic car dealer, Gordy Watson and Vanna White began dating after they met in a nightclub called TJ’s in 1976. Eventually, the two got engaged and lived together for around 4 years. However, they amicably parted ways after Vanna got into Hollywood.
  3. John Gibson (1982-1986) – Actor John Gibson and Vanna dated for 4 years after they had met in 1982 and then got engaged eventually. However, only a few months after their engagement, John passed away on May 17, 1986, in an unfortunate plane crash in Los Angeles.
  4. Corbin Bernsen (1985) – Actor Corbin Bernsen is believed to have dated Vanna for a short while in 1985.
  5. Dana Strum (1988) (Rumor)
  6. Sylvester Stallone (1988) – Actor Sylvester Stallone and Vanna had a fling during the 80s. According to some sources, the two had been spotted together on more than one occasion.
  7. George Santo Pietro (1990-2002) – Vanna started dating restaurant owner, George Santo Pietro, in 1990, whom she met coincidentally while dining at Studio City, California, with Tracy Vaccaro, who was Pietro’s ex-girlfriend, and Robert Demeo. They got married the same year and later Vanna suffered a miscarriage. Then, she gave birth to a boy named Nicholas (b. 1994) and a girl named Giovanna (b. 1997). Their relationship, however, ended in November 2002.
  8. John Corbett (2001-2002) – It was claimed by certain sources that Vanna started dating actor John Corbett in 2001 and the duo dated until 2002. But, nothing was confirmed about these claims.
  9. Colby Donaldson (2002) – Actor Colby Donaldson and Vanna were believed to have dated for a short while.
  10. Stephen Samuels (2003) – Vanna and actor Stephen Samuels had a fling in 2003. The two had a major age difference and Vanna, being the older one in the relationship, didn’t want to start a family at that age. So, despite being in love, they broke up.
  11. Michael Kaye (2004-2006) – Businessman Michael Kaye and Vanna made public announcements about their engagement in 2004. But, they separated in 2006.
  12. John Donaldson – As per her Instagram posts, she is in a relationship with contractor John Donaldson.

Vanna White Personal Life

White had to face tragedy yet after her birth when her parents separated. In 1986, her boyfriend turned lover John Gibson died in a plane crash. After four years she got stable enough to get married to George San Pietro a restaurateur and the couple had two daughters. While in 2002 they divorced.

Vanna White Family, Education & More

Vanna White was born Vanna Marie Angel in Conway, South Carolina, to Miguel Angel and Joan Marie Rosich. Her maternal father disappeared from her life shortly after her birth, and Vanna used her mother’s maiden name as her own for a short time, until her mother married Herbert White, who raised her. 

Vanna adopted her stepfather’s last name in the process. The family moved to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, and Herbert White became a successful real estate broker/owner of White’s Realty.

As a young adult, Vanna moved west to pursue a career where her good looks and pleasant personality would be appreciated. She quickly befriended other aspiring actresses in Hollywood and met the love of her life: John Gibson. 

Four years after Vanna won her spot on Wheel of Fortune, she and John were engaged, and within months of the engagement, John was killed in a private plane crash.

Vanna White Net Worth

White is not just beautiful but also a rich lady. Her contribution to the Wheel of Fortune and some other ventures accumulate $70 million of net worth.

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