Cindy DeAngelis Grossman is a businesswoman who is best known as the ex-wife of the retired professional football player, Herschel Walker. Keep reading to find out more facts about Cindy DeAngelis Grossman such as her husband, nationality, age, net worth, Herschel Walker Son, Instagram, and much more.
Cindy’s main reason for being famous and popular is her affiliation with the talented sportsman, who has comfortably won several awards for his talent right from college to state professional level.
The good part is, Cindy met and married him before he became famous. She stood by him, encouraged and supported him all through his rise to fame. Now that is the definition of an excellent companion!
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Cindy Deangelis Grossman Age
Cindy was born on January 6, 1962, in Florida, the United States of America, to her father Thomas DeAngelis, and mother who is unknown to the media. As of the day of writing this article, Cindy Deangelis Grossman is 59 years old of age.
Until his retirement, Thomas, her father worked as a real estate agent in Cocoa Beach, which is also where he hails from. She was also raised with her siblings, but we can’t confirm their number or age.
Cindy Deangelis Grossman Nationality
Cindy is American, of white ethnicity and multiracial ethnical background. She has an average body type, natural dark black colored hair with hazel eyes. Even though she has aged over the years, Cindy Deangelis Grossman was a total bombshell in her days.
Young Cindy went to high school in Cocoa Beach and was part of the cheerleading squad, she also happened to run tracks. After which she got her business degree at the University of Georgia.
Before Cindy Deangelis Grossman met her husband, Hershel, and after completing the tertiary institution, it is safe to assume Cindy followed the trend of joining the workforce, even though we aren’t particularly certain what she did or her capacity.
We may think Cindy Deangelis Grossman is a freak for the spotlight but she is actually a very private person who hardly gives the media a chance for interviews, let alone reveal details of her private life.
But try as she may, being married to a famous figure like Hershel definitely brings out juice to the press. Nevertheless, she has managed to complement that part of her life with a strong part in the business.
Cindy lives a very posh and luxurious life thanks to the successful business ventures she ran in the past, which have provided a decent return to social and economic capital.
Cindy Deangelis Grossman and her former husband, Herschel Walker
Herschel & Cindy met thanks to Herschel’s sister who was part of Cindy’s team at the time, back in high school. The couple was both in the training room treating their injuries from the track.
The chemistry was instant, what seemed to be dating rumors turned into talk-of-the-school and the two were inseparable.
They got hitched on March 31, 1983; this came after a few years of dating when Herschel finally popped the question and Cindy turned into an excited 16-year-old girl who made prom queen.
Their wedding was divine, private, and intimate, only attended by close friends and loved ones. Shortly after, they welcomed a new member of the family. Christian Walker was born in 1999.
Trouble in paradise loomed in, after almost 20 years of what seemed to be a happy family. Cindy Deangelis Grossman filed for divorce and separated from her husband, Herschel Walker. This was as a result of his mental disorder which was diagnosed as Dissociative Identity Disease (DID). Sadly, Cindy only learned about it after the divorce.
“It’s hard to explain, but even his physical countenance would change. … There was also a very sweet, lovable [personality]. That’s the one he told me I married. He told me I didn’t marry Herschel.” Cindy explained in an interview.
On several occasions, Herschel attempted to commit suicide and even pointed a gun at Cindy, but never pulled the trigger. He also threatened to hurt her while she was pregnant, trying to kill her.
The mentally unstable man has had several violent outbursts and once attempted to kill their therapist during a session. This was the main reason that led to their divorce.
After the divorce, Cindy’s ex has been surprisingly stable as he has been under medication which seemed to be working well.
Cindy deangelis Grossman and Herschel Walker Son
Christian Walker, their son, is gifted like his parents in the athletics department as he is now a team promoter and also seems to be the uniting force of the divorced couple, the two are seen coming together to make things work.
In 2015, the couple was in attendance at the junior coed national championship, co-parenting and supporting their beloved son.
Herschel Walker was smart enough not to battle for custody of their son since he knew his condition was not exactly fit, Christian is safely in his mother’s custody.
It is safe to say Cindy has a soft spot for Herschel because, despite the ugly and rough troubles they had in their marriage which was caused by Herschel’s condition, she never considered getting married again.
They are still very good friends, and she is always there for support whenever the need arises.
Cindy Deangelis Grossman Net Worth
As we mentioned earlier, Cindy Grossman has always been private and as such, details of her income and net worth are unknown.
What we know for a fact is that Herschel Walker, her former husband, who was a professional football player as well as a mixed martial artist has an estimated net worth of $12 million.
Apart from his heavy income sources coming from several endorsement deals and sponsorships, Herschel used to earn as much as $1 million and then some, as his annual salary.
In 1986, Cindy’s ex signed a five-year, $5 million contract with Dallas. The house in which he and Cindy lived in, at Edna was given to them by the club.
Cindy enjoyed the benefits of being married to a pro football player. She lived in lavish apartments and drove luxurious cars, not to mention her own wealth coming from her personal business ventures.
Herschel Walker, Cindy Deangelis Grossman Husband
Herschel is a former professional football player, bobsledder, sprinter, and mixed martial artist born in the city of Wrightsville, Georgia. He stood out and became famous during his college days but has always been an active player in high school.
While playing for the University of Georgia, Herschel won the 1982 Heisman Trophy thanks to his athletic build and skills.
Before joining the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League, He started his football career with the New Jersey Generals of the United States Football League.
Partnering with Minnesota Vikings, Philadelphia Eagles, and New York Giants proved his playing prowess and aptitudes. Afterwhich in 1997, he retired from the Cowboys.
In his college days, Christian Walker’s father was the only player ever to finish in the Heisman voting top three each year.
To complete his professional career, Herschel bagged a total of 8,225 rushing yards, 61 rushing touchdowns, 5,859 receiving yards, and 21 receiving touchdowns. Now that’s a lifetime achievement!
2007 was the year he debuted another career as an MMA fighter, where he fought and won Greg Nagy in 2010 and Scott Carson back in 2011, all in professional fights.
Herschel Walker Net Worth
Herschel Walker is said to have an estimated net worth of $12 million dollars. Throughout his career, the 59 year old former NFL player played for Minnesota Vikings, Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants, and Philadelphia Eagles
Cindy Deangelis Grossman Instagram
Unfortunately, the divorcee has since faded away from the spotlight following the breakup. Cindy was never a Kardashian type of person before the divorce, so she certainly isn’t one afterward.
As such, Cindy Deangelis Grossman is neither present nor active on Instagram. Her presence on social media is nonexistent.
Quick Facts About Cindy
Full Name Cindy DeAngelis Grossman
Birth Date January 6, 1962
Birth Place Georgia, Florida, USA
Now known as Cindy
Education University of Georgia
Father’s Name Thomas DeAngelis
Mother’s Name Unknown
Cindy Deangelis Grossman Age 59 years
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Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Hazel
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Marital Status Divorced
Husband Herschel Walker (Former)
Net Worth Under Review
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Famous As The ex-wife of Herschel Walker