Chris Berman ex-wife: Who is Katherine Ann Berman

 

Christopher James Berman, nicknamed “Boomer”, is an American sportscaster. He has been an anchor for SportsCenter on ESPN since 1979, joining a month after its initial launch, and hosted the network’s Sunday NFL Countdown program from 1985 to 2016 and NFL Primetime from 1987 to 2005 and since 2019.

Chris Berman's ex-wife: Who is Katherine Ann Berman

Berman was born in Greenwich, Connecticut, the son of Peggy Shevell, who worked as a reporter-researcher for Time magazine, and James Kleiner Berman, a corporate executive vice president.

Berman grew up in Irvington, New York. He was raised Jewish. During his childhood, he went camping at Winnebago in Fayette, Maine.

He enrolled at the Hackley School in 1970 and graduated from Brown University in 1977 with a degree in history, where he was the sports director of the school’s radio station, WBRU.

Berman married Katherine “Kathy” Alexinski in 1983. She died in a traffic collision in Woodbury, Connecticut on May 10, 2017.

Katherine Berman was driving drunk when she crashed into the back of another vehicle, killing the other driver. The couple has two children.

Chris Berman ex-wife: Who is Katherine Ann Berman

Katherine Ann Berman is best recognized as the celebrity spouse to veteran ESPN sportscaster Chris Berman. Kathy and Chris are believed to have dated for a while before officially tying the knot in 1983.

Chris Berman's ex-wife: Who is Katherine Ann Berman

Katherine Ann Berman was five years older than her famous husband Chris Berman who was born on May 10, 1955. Kathy died at age 67 and a day before her hubby’s 62nd birthday.

As revealed by her sister Sandra, Kathy was preparing for her son’s wedding before the fatal accident in May 2017.