Shawn Southwick Wiki – Shawn Southwick Bio
King’s last wife and longest partner was Shawn King (neé Southwick), with whom he had two sons. King married Southwick in 1997 and broke up with him in June 2019 and filed for divorce two months later. In a 2019 interview with The Daily Mail TV, Southwick learned that she filed for divorce from a reporter who was looking for her. “I was crushed. I had no idea that this was happening,” she said.
Speaking to people, King said that age and religious differences are factors that contribute to their division. “We’ve overcome a lot of things [the couple broke up in 2010], but it eventually became a passing ship in the night state,” she said.
Husband Larry King
Larry King sadly passed away on January 23, 2021, leaving his children behind. So, who are their children and how old are they?
Born in 1933, Larry King goes down in history as one of the world’s most renowned TV hosts. The New Yorker had a career spanning sixty years in the media. It also succeeded in creating a huge family.
Larry King had five children.
His first son, Larry Jr was born in 1961 and made him 60 years old in 2021. Larry and Larry Jr’s mother, Annette Kaye, unfortunately, divorced in 1961, and his father and son, Larry Jr., didn’t get together until he was in his thirties.
During Larry’s marriage to Alene Akins, he adopted his son Andy. Later, in 1969, they had a daughter named Chaia.
Both Alene and Larry’s children died within weeks of one another in August 2020. Andy died of a heart attack at the age of 65 and Chaia at age 51 of lung cancer.
Thirty years after Chaia was born, Larry had a son named Chance with Shawn Southwick in 1999. The couple welcomed another son named Cannon in 2000. Larry was also stepfather of Danny Southwick, Shawn’s son.
Luck is 22 years old, Cannon is 21 years old.
In total, Larry had five children, nine grandchildren, and four grandchildren.
Larry King Wife’s
Larry King was married eight times in his life – in total he was married to seven women.
He and his third wife, Playboy Bunny, Alene Akins, married twice. Once from 1961-1963 and again from 1967 – 1972.
Aged 19, Larry married his first wife, Freda Miller, from 1952 – 1953.
He and his second wife, Annette Kaye, married and divorced in the same year of 1961.
Larry and Mickey Sutphin were married from 1963 – 1967.
In 1976, he married Sharon Lepore until their divorce in 1983.
Larry’s sixth wife, and seventh marriage, was to Julie Alexander. The couple tied the knot in 1989 and divorced in 1992.
The TV show host’s final marriage was to Shawn Southwick in 1997. They were married until 2019.
Larry King Death
Given the success of Larry’s career, it’s almost expected that the TV show host would have a high net worth.
Larry started out in radio and his career took him to heights of interviewing Frank Sinatra and Nelson Mandela. His net worth is estimated at $50m.
Larry, who passed at the age of 87, was a co-founder of Ora Media. He had around 80k followers on Instagram and 2.4m on Twitter, so it’s safe to say that the interviewer had a huge fan base.