Deirdre Imus Biography
Deirdre Coleman Imus is an American author, health advocate, radio personality and the founder and president of the Deirdre Imus Environmental Health Center. She is the wife of the late radio and television personality Don Imus.
Deirdre Imus Age
Deirdre is 55 years old as of 2019; she was born on August 4, 1964 in Waterbury, Connecticut, U.S
Deirdre Imus Net Worth
Deirdre has an estimated net worth of $40 million.
Deirdre Imus Career
Deirdre is the founder of ImusEnvironmentalHealth.org, a resource for healthy green living where Deirdre shares tips on how to “green” the way you care for yourself, family and the planet.
She is also the founder and president of The Deirdre Imus Environmental Health Center® at Hackensack University Medical Center and Co-Founder/Co-Director of the Imus Cattle Ranch for Kids with Cancer.
Deirdre serves on the boards of several children’s health organizations, including the National Autism Association, Safe Minds, Generation Rescue, SKIP of New York, East Harlem Council for Human Services, Inc., Boriken Neighborhood Health Center.
Deirdre Imus Husband
Deirdre married her husband Don Imus on December 17, 1994. Don was an American radio personality, television show host, recording artist, and author. He was known for his radio show Imus in the Morning which aired on various stations and digital platforms nationwide until 2018.
He worked for WABC radio from 2007-2018. His show, “Imus in the Morning,” was on the air from June 1, 1968, until March 29, 2018.
In 2017 he got in trouble after he directed derogatory remarks toward the Rutgers University women’s basketball team, calling them “rough girls” when talking about the NCAA women’s basketball championship.
Don Imus Death
Don died on December 27, 2019 at the age of 79. According to a family he died at Baylor Scott and White Medical Center in College Station, Texas, where he had been hospitalized since Christmas Eve.
His family said in a statement, “Deirdre, his wife of 25 years, and his son Wyatt, 21, were at his side, and his son Lt Zachary Don Cates is returning from military service overseas.”
Deirdre Imus Children – Don Imus Son
Deirdre and her husband Don have one son named Frederick Wyatt born on July 3, 1998.
Deirdre Imus Books
- Green This! Volume 1: Greening Your Cleaning
- The Imus Ranch: Cooking for Kids and Cowboys
- The Essential Green You: Easy Ways to Detox Your Diet, Your Body, and Your Life
- Growing Up Green: Baby and Child Care: Volume 2