|Real Name/Full Name
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:
|Baltimore, Maryland, U.S
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:
|18 March 1962
|61 years old
|In Centimetres – 183 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 0″
|In Kilograms – 80 Kg
In Pounds – 176 lbs
|Father – John Rowe
Mother – Peggy Rowe
|Scott Rowe, Phill Rowe
|Overlea High School
|Television host, narrator, and former opera singer
Michael Gregory Rowe is widely known as an American television host, narrator, and former opera singer. He rose to fame after his work on the Discovery Channel series got popular. The name of the series was Dirty Jobs and the show was called Somebody’s Gotta Do It. This show was produced by a company named CNN.
In this series named Somebody’s Gotta Do It Originally which he finds people doing good deeds, and in return, he also does something good for them. He also worked on his own podcast which was named as “The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe.” This podcast was very close to his heart and often described it as, “short stories designed specifically for the curious mind plagued with a short attention span.”
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Biography and Early Life
Rowe put his step into this world in Baltimore, Maryland. Both were teachers by their respective professions. In the year, he became and got capped as an Eagle Scout in a troop named 16 Baltimore. He has also been conscious of the Maryland School students in his hometown for the Blind during his service project for Eagle Scout. He considers this act to be a part of his motivation towards narrating and writing.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Mike Rowe in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Mike Rowe’s age is 61 years old as of today’s date 28th February 2024 having been born on 18 March 1962. Though, he is 6′ 00″ in feet and inches and 183 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 176 lbs in Pound and 80 kg in Kilograms.
Rowe has initially been a part of the Kenwood Presbyterian Church, which was in Baltimore. His parents were colleagues in the same school, and they are still working in the same facility till date. In 1980, he graduated from Overlea High School with his excellent performance. There he has excelled in theatre and singing under the guidance of director Freddie King.
Rowe credits Freddie King for his growing interest in performing. Then he has started studying at Essex Community College. On July 8, 2017, he was a lucky person to get the Honorary Life Member of the Barbershop Harmony Society. He was awarded at the Society’s international convention in Las Vegas with this title. He successfully graduated from Towson University in the year 1985.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Rowe used to sing several times professionally with the well-known opera named Baltimore Opera. Currently, he used to stay in his luxurious villa in San Francisco, California. In 2016, he quoted a famous line to Mark Twin “reports of my death are greatly exaggerated” because he was accused of being spreading false news against his death.
Is Mike Rowe Gay?
Mike Rowe has never been into any relationship and has never married to date. He loves to enjoy his own company, as stated by him, and gives a lot of time towards his profession. We can say he is straight by his sexual orientation as there is no sign of him being gay.
In 1985, after his graduation from university, Mike Rowe had started his career by hosting various TV shows. His first initial hosting show was Your New Home, which was aired on WJZ-TV and ran for a long span of 15 years. Later in the 90s, Mike Rowe has decided to host an instructional guide which was for a satellite TV service and after, he did the show also.
- He has grabbed the award of Critic’s Choice Television Award For Best Reality Show Host.
- He has also been titled with the Daytime Emmy Award for outstanding host for a daytime program.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Mike Rowe in 2024
Mike Rowe is a famous narrator and a host. He has a net worth of around $35 million as of 2024. He is also a voice-over artist. He is also an opera singer and has performed in Baltimore Opera. He used to earn around $10 million from his television endorsements.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- He has started his career with his song in Baltimore Opera.
- He is not married to date.
- He was a part of the sitcom named The Last Man Standing.
- He dedicated the show, Dirty Jobs to his father and his grandfather.
Mike Rowe has studied a lot with dedication, but he has stepped on to a career separate from his study field. He has been very precious to his family, and he has dedicated a show to his father and grandfather.