Adrienne Calhoun was married with George Foreman who is a two-time world heavyweight champion and an Olympic gold medalist, in boxing. He is known for the George Foreman Grill, as an entrepreneur. She was born in Marshall, Texas and grew up in the Houston, Texas with her siblings. Her ex-husband, George Foreman was interested in football and idolized Jim Brown, but gave it up for boxing. In 1974, George Foreman had an extra martial affair with Pamela Clay, the mother of his eldest son, George Foreman Jr. After this affair news broke out, Adrienne Calhoun and George Foreman marriage ended.
Adrienne Calhoun Married Life
Adrienne Calhoun tied knot with George Foreman in 1971. Their marriage didn’t last and they divorced in 1974. After her divorce from George in 1974, Adrienne Calhoun continued to spend her own personal life. While her ex-husband, second time tied the knot with Cynthia Lewis from 1977 to 1979 and then with Sharon Goodson from 1981 to 1982, and Andrea Skeete from 1982 to 1985.
Since 2005, Foreman has been married to Mary Joan Martelly. He has twelve children: five sons and seven daughters. His five sons are George Jr., George III (“Monk”), George IV (“Big Wheel”), George V (“Red”), and George VI (“Little Joey”). On his website, Foreman wrote,
“I named all my sons George Edward Foreman so they would always have something in common. I say to them, ‘If one of us goes up, then we all go up together, and if one goes down, we all go down together!'”
Adrienne Calhoun Wiki
|Adrienne Calhoun||Short Bio|
|Real Name||Adrienne Calhoun|
|Age||70 years (in 2023)|
|Famous For||George Foreman’s Ex-Wife|
|Spouse||George Foreman (m. 1971–1974)|
|Net Worth||Not Known|
|Instagram Account||Not Active|
George III has followed a career in boxing and business just like his father did. George IV made an appearance and finished eighth in the second season of the reality television show American Grit.
Natalia, Leola, Freeda, Michi, Georgetta, Isabella, and Courtney are his seven daughters. Leola and Natalia come from his marriage with Mary Joan Martelly. Georgetta, Michi, and Freeda were his daughters from previous relationships.
In 2009, he adopted Isabella Brandie Lilja (Foreman), and in 2012, he adopted Courtney Isaac (Foreman). With a 5-1 professional boxing record, Freeda retired in 2001 and passed away in 2019 at the age of 42, perhaps from suicide. Isabella Foreman blogs under an alias BellaNeutella from her home in Sweden.
Lesser Known Facts About Adrienne Calhoun
- Adrienne Calhoun’s ex-husband, won his first amateur fight on January 26, 1967 before marrying with Adrienne.
- Foreman defeated Charlie Polite in four rounds and Boone Kirkman in three, in his early stage of career.
- In 1971, Foreman won seven more fights
- He won all of them by knockout, including a rematch with Peralta.
- He win over Leroy Caldwell, whom he knocked out in the second round, in 1971 the year he met Adrienne.
- He was ranked as the number-one challenger by the World Boxing Association and World Boxing Council, after amassing a record of 32–0 (29 KO).