George Santo Pietro is a name that rose to fame after marrying to the TV personality, Vanna White who hosted the Wheel of Fortune. He was a restaurateur and a film director. Recently, he has become one of the most frequently searched celebrities today.
George Pietro was born on 12 December 1946 in Beverly Hills, CA, in the United States of America. The main reason for his publicity is his relationship with Vanna White.
Pietro’s wife Vanna mentioned in an interview saying with regard to the healthiness of his ex-husband when he married him.
Pietro was the owner of a restaurant at that time and earned ample of money by being a dolly grip. He initially worked as a dolly grip in the TV series in 1990, the year he got married to Vanna. Since then, he remained part of numerous other films and TV series such as Angel, True Blood, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Star Trek: Voyager (all three seasons) and Pushing Daisies are other memorable mentions when talking about his input.
Marriage and Relationship:
Pietro’s love life has been full of turns and twists. Prior to his marriage with Vanna White, he married to Linda Evans who was an artist from 1981. Their marriage ended with a divorce in 1986. However, their marriage bore a baby girl in 1982 named Andrea Santo Pietro.
Pietro fell in love with Vanna, after getting divorced from Linda in 1990. He was a big fan of Vanna White before getting married to her and was among the fans that stood by her side when her husband-to-be, John Gibson murdered in 1986 in a plane crash when he was 37 years of age.
They were happily married and even in spite of the public miscarriage Vanna faced in 1992 in a while after the publicizing of her pregnancy on her show via a smart puzzle, they still stood together and Pietro encouraged her with every possible thing. Vanna, in 1994, gives birth to their first baby named Niko Santo Pietro. Subsequent to this, the couple welcomed their second child in 1997, named Gigi Santo Pietro.
Pietro and Vanna parted their ways in 2002, after twelve years of their marital relationship.
Current Relationship Status:
Pietro after getting divorce started dating Melissa Mascari in 2004. He tied his martial knot with her in 2005 after three years of getting a divorce. Melissa Mascari is a presenter at the TV. In 2007, the couple welcomed a baby girl daughter named Chiara Santo Pietro.
Real Estate Developer:
Pietro did not appear to the media until 2010 after selling his Mansion named Beverly Hill. The news of the sale created many speculations since, despite the house being costed $50 million initially; George sold the house at $ 23.5 million that is below half the price of the house. In addition to the dolly grip and being formerly married to Vanna White, he is famous for being a real estate developer this day and age.