Who is Adrienne Calhoun?: Fact about George Foreman’s ex-wife

Adrienne Calhoun

Who is Adrienne Calhoun?

Adrienne Calhoun is popularly known as the first wife of George Edward Foreman. Adrienne’s husband George Foreman is an American former professional boxer, businessman, minister, and author. He has won an Olympic gold medal and two heavyweight world championships.

Adrienne Calhoun: Bio Summary

Full nameAdrienne Calhoun
Date of birthUnknown
Sex Female
ProfessionCelebrity wife
Famous asThe wife of  George Foreman
Spouse George Foreman (m. 1971–1974)
Children’s Michi Foreman
Net worthUnknown


Adrienne Calhoun is the first wife of former professional boxer and ‘Olympic’ gold medalist George Foreman, despite being accused of sexual abuse. She became famous for being the wife of George Foreman. They have share two children together. Sadly, Adrienne Calhoun passed away in 2016.

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Adrienne Calhoun’s professional career is unknown since she mostly kept her private life away from the media spotlight. She is best known as the wife of George Foreman a former professional boxer and ‘Olympic gold medalist. However, talking about her husband, George Foreman’s professional career:

George Foreman is an American former professional boxer, entrepreneur, minister, and author. He competed from 1967 until 1997. He has won two heavyweight world championships and an Olympic gold.

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George decided to pursue amateur boxing after growing up in a challenging environment, and in the 1968 Summer Olympics, he won gold in the boxing world. He won the heavyweight world championship in 1973 by defeating Joe Frazier, who was unbeaten at the time, in the second round. Before losing to Muhammad Ali in his first fight as a professional in the famous Rumble in the Jungle in 1974, he twice successfully defended the title. George decided to retire because he was unable to win another title opportunity after losing to Jimmy Young in 1977.

He was the oldest heavyweight champion in history and the second-oldest fighter overall, after Bernard Hopkins. He is also notable for being the oldest fighter to ever win the heavyweight boxing world title He retired in 1997 at the age of 48 with a final record of 76 wins (68 knockouts), 5 defeats, and no draws.

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Summary of Adrienne Calhoun’s Marriage

Adrienne Calhoun was the first wife of the famous American boxer and entrepreneur George Foreman. The couple got married in 1971. After three years of marriage, the couple got divorced in 1974. Their marriage did not last as long as they expected. The couple had two children together.

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Where is Adrienne Calhoun now?

Adrienne Calhoun, the spouse of Gorge Foreman, passed away in 2016.

Net worth

Adrienne’s estimated net worth is unknown. However, her ex-husband George has an estimated net worth of $300 Million.

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