Dianne Holechek has come to light as the ex-wife of one of the legendary action heroes, Chuck Norris. The couple married while Norris was still in the US Air Force and were married for thirty years before divorcing. In addition, the former flames have two children together, and both are also quite successful in their respective fields.
As for Diana’s professional career, the former celebrity spouse was previously a restaurant owner but has not started talking about his professional aspirations since his divorce from Chuck. Let’s find out what will Diana be doing in 2022.
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How Old Is Dianne Holechek? Her Early Life And Ethnicity
Dianne, who was born Dianne Kay Holechek, will be turning 80 in 2022. She was born on 27 November 1941 in Los Angeles, California. She spent most of her early childhood with her family in her hometown of Los Angeles. However, most of the details of her early life are still behind closed doors.
Moreover, as far as her ethnicity is concerned, Holeczek is Caucasian and American by nationality.
Dianne Holechek Met Her Future Husband Chuck Norris At A High School: Their Traditional Wedding
The couple met when they were both students at North High School in Torrance, California. At the time, Norris was active in football and gymnastics, while his future wife was a regular student.
The martial artist graduated in 1958. That same year, Chuck enlisted in the US Air Force as an air policeman and also proposed engagement to his then-girlfriend by sending her a letter.
After their engagement, the duo wasted no time in taking their relationship to the next level. They exchanged vows on 29 December this year. According to sources, Norris tied the knot with his first wife by wearing an Air Force uniform in a traditional wedding ceremony. Holechek was 17 years old, while her then-husband was 18 at the time of the marriage ceremony.
They celebrated their honeymoon by spending four romantic days together. Diana and her husband, Chuck, were blissfully married for about thirty years until they went their separate ways in 1988. Their divorce was finalized the following year.
How Did Their Relationship Dissolve? Chuck Norris Cheating Scandal
At the time of their divorce, the former spouses kept quiet about their failed marriage. And the reason why the duo broke up never reached the media.
But while Diana was still married to Norris, the action hero was involved in an extramarital affair with a mysterious woman named Johanna. According to Contract Music, Chuck was stationed in the US Air Force in California at the time of his affair with Johanna. He told the tabloids that he was cheating on his first wife,
“I never told Johanna that I was married.”
Norris and Johanna also had a daughter, Dina, in 1963. For years, their daughter did not know that Norris was her biological father. But the truth could not be far from her and in 1991 Dina announced that Chuck was her natural father.
As soon as Dina contacted him, her father agreed to meet her and her mother. He also did not need any paternity test to confirm whether Dina was his daughter or not. He said,
“I didn’t need DNA or blood tests. I went to her, wrapped my arms around her, and we both started crying. At that moment, it was as if I had known her all my life.”
Dianne Holechek Is The Mother Of Two Children With Her Ex-Hubby
Chuck Norris’ first wife, Holecheck, gave birth to their first child, a son, Mick Norris, on 4 October 1962 in Redondo Beach, California. The duo became parents for the second time on 20 May 1965, when their son Eric Norris was born.
Both Norris brothers have built very successful careers in their respective fields. Their eldest son Mike has followed his father’s career. He started his acting career with a role with his father in the 1979 film A Force of One. He went on to be part of many successful films such as Delta Force 3: The Killing Game, Walker, Texas Ranger, and others.
On the other hand, Holecheck’s second son Eric is a successful race car driver who also won the NASCAR Winston West Series championship in 2002.
In addition, Eric has tried his hand at directing, making his directorial debut in Michael Preece’s TV movie Logan’s War: Honour Bound. In addition, the 57-year-old landed the same role in Walker, Texas Ranger, a TV series starring his father.
Holechek Is Also The Grandmother Of Seven Grandchildren
Diana first became a grandmother when her eldest son Mike and his wife Valerie welcomed their daughter Hannah in 1995. She has six more grandchildren: twins Max and Greta from Mike and four great-grandchildren – Camryn, Chloe, Chant, and Cash from her youngest child Eric’s marriage to Stephanie.
What Does Dianne Holechek Do At Present?
After her divorce from Norris, Diane has kept both her professional and personal life out of the spotlight. She is not active on any social media. Therefore, there are no updates on Holeczek’s life.
However, looking through her children’s social media posts, it seems that Diana is enjoying her time with her children and grandchildren to the full.
She Was In Restuarant Business
Looking back at her career, Chuck Norris’s first wife, Diana Holeczek, once owned a restaurant in Newport Beach. She later sold it at a considerable profit and turned to the music business. She produced records in Toluca Lake.
In addition, Diana had a small role in the television mini-series “Hollywood ’84”.
What Is Her Net Worth?
Diana has a net worth of $10 million. Meanwhile, her ex-husband Chuck’s fortune is estimated at $70 million in 2022. He has amassed such a vast fortune thanks to his varied career as an actor, film producer, and screenwriter in the entertainment world.
During his remarkable career, which has spanned more than half a century, the actor has starred in a number of action films, including Breaker! Breaker!, A Force of One and others.
Quick Facts About Dianne Holechek
|Dianne Kay Holechek
|27 Nov, 1941
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|United States of America
|5 feet 6 inches (1.68m)
|Los Angeles, California
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