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 is a businessman with interest in the food industry. The D’Lites fast food restaurant in Athens, Georgia was franchised by him in 1984.
He is a member of the Republican Party.
Herschel Walker Wife: Who Is Cindy DeAngelis Grossman?
Cindy DeAngelis Grossman and Herschel Walker were High School sweethearts. She was married to Herschel for 19 years. They divorced in 2002.
Cindy alleged in divorce filings that Walker was of “physically abusive and extremely threatening behavior.”.
Grossman is a businesswoman.