Herschel Walker is an American politician who used to be an American football running back, mixed-martial artist and bobsledder. He was born on 3 March 1962 in Wrightsville, Georgia.
Walker was overweight and suffered from stuttering as a child. He has six siblings.
He played football, basketball, and competed in track events while he was at Johnson County High School in Wrightsville.
Herschel attended the University of Georgia, where he competed as a sprinter and has a two-time All-American selection.
He is considered by many as one of the greatest college footballers of all time and was ranked by Bleacher Report, Sporting News and 247sports as No.1.
Herschel Walker Parents: Christine Walker, Willis Walker
Christine Walker and Willis Walker are the parents of Herschel and his six siblings. They were considered to have had a blue-collar family.
When as a child, Herschel was battling weight and stuttering issues, his mother Christine was the one who encouraged him and urged him not to let those challenges become excuses for him in life.
Details about Willis and Christine are limited currently.