Whenever we hear the words Let’s Spin the Wheel, a lot of us remember the legendary TV host, Pat Sajak. The charismatic TV personality has been entertaining us since 1981.
In addition, his life behind closes doors is also sailing smoothly just like his on-screen life. Pat Sajak married former model Lesly Brown Sajak in the late 1980s. Since then, the duo is relishing their life together. On top of that, the lovebirds are also a parent of two children.
Today, we’re going to take a close look at Pat’s marital life and find out when did he marry his second wife? How did they first meet? Aside from that, we’ll also talk about who was Pat’s first wife Sherrill Sajak?
Who is Pat Sajak married to?
There aren’t many celebs who can say they’ve been together for more than three decades, and that too without any conflict. The Sajaks here are one of those rare couples. Pat Sajak married Lesly Brown three decades ago in 1989. Nevertheless, their relationship goes well beyond the thirty years mark.
Now talking about Pat’s wife, Lesly, she is a former playboy model and a photographer. She featured in the Playboy Magazine’s 1988 edition, “Women of Washington.” Moreover, she is also the former Miss Georgetown. Lesly is a graduate of the University of Maryland.
Besides, Sajak rarely talks about his marital life or wife in public. We think this might be one of the reasons their romantic life is so enduring. When you don’t have paparazzi all the time hovering around your face, life becomes simpler and less complicated.
Pat and Lesly both live a relatively peaceful life at their residence in Los Angeles, CA. Moreover, the duo is also not active in social media, except for Sajak’s tweet here and there.
Pat Sajak married Lesly on the New Year’s Eve: Details on their wedding
The Wheels of Fortune host and his fiance of a few years exchanged vows on Sunday, December 31st, 1989. At the time of the ceremony, Pat was 42, and his bride was 24.
The wedding ceremony was a private affair with no paparazzi allowed except the PEOPLE magazine. The pair had decided to sell exclusive rights of the nuptials to the outlet.
In addition, the ceremony had around 100 to 120 people in attendance. Not a single one of the attendees were identified except for Pat’s Wheel of Fortune co-host, Vanna White. Apart from the guests, there were 10 policemen who stood guard outside the church.
Besides, the beautiful 40-minutes ceremony took place at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, Annapolis, Maryland.
Pat had met Lesly a year before the nuptials
Who says, a pair needs to spend a lot of time together in order to have a fulfilling married life. Pat and Lesly met in 1988, just a year before they got hitched. Here’s how they met.
So Pat and Lesly first crossed paths when both of them attended the celebrity opening of a restaurant in Irvine, California, in 1988. The duo hit it off subsequently and started going out.
Then several months later on September of 1989, Pat announced his wedding plans with Lesly.
How Old Is Pat Sajak Wife?
As of 2020, Pat Sajak now wife Lesly Brown is 55 years of age. She was born on February 18, 1965.
Pat Sajak and Lesly Brown proud parents of two children
From their three decades worth of marriage life, the pair welcomed two children, a son, and a daughter.
They welcomed their eldest child, Patrick Michael James Sajak was born on September 22nd, 1990, in Los Angeles. Consequently, a few years later on January 5th, 1995, they became a parent of a daughter, Maggie Marie Sajak.
Both of their kids are adults now and has passed their colleges respectively. Not much is known about their boy Patrick, who leads a quiet life.
On the other hand, their daughter Maggie has entered the world of music. She is just starting out as a singer and has so far, released a few singles.
Pat Sajak Past Marriage: Has a step-son with the first wife
Prior to tying the knot with Lesly, Pat was married to Sherrill Sajak for seven years, from 1979 to 1985.
Initially, he met his future wife in Nashville, back in the 70s. At the time, he used to DJ for Murray, Kentucky Radio Station, and 50,000-watt WSM.
When he first met Sherrill, she already had a son from her previous relationship. His step-son was seven-years-old when Pat married Sherrill. Sadly, their relationship couldn’t last and they divorced in 1985.