Sophia Strahan is very popular among the fans as the daughter of the renowned former American Professional footballer, Michael Strahan.
Born in October 2004, she is one of the twin daughters of mother, Jean Muggli, and father, Michael Strahan. Also, she is the granddaughter of a former Major of the US Army plus boxer, Gene Willie Strahan, and Louise Strahan. Besides her parents and grandparents, she also has four siblings, a biological sister, Isabella Strahan, an elder half-sister, Tanita Strahan, an elder half-brother, Michael Strahan Jr, and a younger half-brother, Dorian.
There are still more facts unknown about Sophia Strahan. If you are interested to know more about her, then keep on reading.
5. Her Father is a Renowned TV Personality
Sophia Strahan’s father, Michael Strahan has not only earned fame as a talented football player but he has also earned popularity as a television personality. After serving his entire 15-year National Football League (NFL) career with the New York Giants, Michael began his new career as a TV personality.
Strahan became a football analyst on Fox NFL Sunday plus the co-host of ABC’s Good Morning America. Later, he became a part of the Good Morning America’s spinoff, Sara and Keke. From 2012 to 2016, he served as a co-host for the popular daytime talk show, Live! with Kelly and Michael with Kelly Ripa—he won two Daytime Emmy Awards. Later, he left all the shows and joined GMA as a full-timer.
5. Sophia’s Mother is The Second Wife of Her Father
Michael Strahan’s first met Sophia Strahan’s mother, Jean Muggli when in a spa in 1994, two years before his separation with his first wife, Wanda Hutchins. However, at that time, they only befriended each other.
Soon after Michael’s split with Wanda, he began dating Jean Muggli. On 18 July 1999, Michael and Jean married each other. Together, they welcomed twin daughters, Sophia and Isabella Strahan, in 2004. Sadly, Michael’s marriage with Jean didn’t last forever as they divorced in 2006.
Talking about Sophia’s father’s previous relationship, he was married to Wanda Hutchins. The duo shared their wedding vows in 1992 and divorced in 1996. Before their separation, Michael and Wanda bore two kids, a daughter, Tanita Strahan, and a son, Michael Strahan Jr.
3. She Loves to Ride Horses
Michael Strahan and Jean Muggli’s daughter, Sophia Strahan is a fan of horse riding. As a result of that, she has been participating in various riding competitions including Adult Amateur Individual Championship at the Tryon International Equestrian Center in June 2019. Back then, she earned the silver medal and the reserve championship riding the horse named Zeus with an overall score of 415.
While talking about her performance, Sophia said,
I tried this really tight turn, and that was kind of making me nervous, but it worked out, and then at the last jump, I pretended that there were 10 jumps left, since I always mess up the last jump. But it actually turned out – it was good!
Besides that, her passion for riding her horse Zeus can be spotted on her social media handles as well, as she usually posts pictures with her horse.
2. She Lives in Luxury
Being the daughter of the famous Michael Strahan, it is sure that Sophia Strahan also has a good amount of money stored in her account. However, the exact amount of net worth she has is yet to be revealed.
Nonetheless, it is known that her father, Michael Strahan has a very hefty amount of net worth amounting to $85 million and this fortune surely sees to the fact that she lives an opulent lifestyle. Well, she has a $17 million LA house, $16 million Brentwood mansion, and a $2.25 million NYC Loft to choose from. So, why wouldn’t she have a lavish life, right?
1. She is Active on Instagram
Though her father Michael Strahan remains mostly in the limelight, Sophia Strahan is exactly the opposite. She likes to keep things away from the public and media and share it with her family members only.
However, she is very active on Instagram and usually updates her life through pictures there. Her Instagram is filled with her solo pictures as well as with her family members and pets.
As of May 2020, she has over 8 thousand followers on her Instagram.
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