Quick Facts Michael Savage

  • NameMichael Savage
  • Birth NameMichal Alan Weiner
  • Birth PlaceNew-York, United States
  • Profession Host, writer, activist, nutritionist
  • MarriedYes
  • Married toCarol Ely, Janet Weiner
  • Education Queens College, University of Hawaii, University of California
  • ChildrenRussel Weiner and Rebecca Lin Yops
  • DivorceYes

American radio host Michel Savage was born on March 31, 1942, in The Born, New-York, United States. He has three siblings and his parents were Benjamin and Rae Weiner, who ware emigrates from Russia. The resident of Larkspur, California Michel Savage’s full name is Michal Alan Weiner. He is not only a radio host but also a writer, activist, nutritionist and conservative political commentator.


Born in a Jewish family, Savage has completed B.S. in Biology from Queens College, M.A in Anthropology and M.S Ethnobotany from the University of Hawaii. Moreover, He also has a Ph.D. in Nutritional Ethno -medicine from the University of California. Michel Savage hosted a famous talk show, The Savage Nation. Which was aired on Talk Radio Network all across the United States. In the year 2009, the savage Nation, was the second most listed to radio talk show, with an audience of over 20 Million.

He has also appeared in numerous TV shows and one of the most famous was a show, Larry King Live which he hosted with Glenn Beck. Not only that, but Michel Savage has also written many books on nutrition, herbal medicine, and homeopathy. Moreover, four of his political books have even managed to be on The New York Times, Bestseller List. He was also awarded the “Freedom of Speech Award” On June 9, 2007, by Talkers Magazine. When his manuscript about illegal aliens and epidemics was rejected by publishers Savage wanted to record a tape to mock radio talk show about the contents of his work. Thus, he emailed his tape to two hundred fifty radio stations and he tried to change his career and become a radio talk show host. So, that was how Savage started his radio career in 1994 at KGO( a talk radio station). In the year 2006, Savage had about 8 to 10 million listeners in a week.


He liked to describe is lessens as “literate callers with intelligence, wit, and energy”. After that Savage’s listens just kept on growing and by 2009 his show the Savage was the second most listened to talk show. Michel Savage is also well known as an activist and political commentator. His outstanding views on Conservative Nationalism are commendable. After a renowned actor, Robin Williams passed away. In his tribute, Savage made a video that was uploaded to YouTube. He has numerous videos on YouTube with an excessive number of likes and views. Moreover, his podcasts are brilliant and can be bought on iTunes. 5 feet and 4 inches tall Michel savage have a very sound finical state. He has a very healthy income and his net worth is estimated to be 18 million US dollars.

The multitalented radio host has been married twice. After dating Carol Ely for many years the Michel Savage proposed her to marry him. They married in the year 1964 AD but due to several problems, the couple got divorced in the year 1967 AD. In the same year, Michel Savage married Janet Weiner and he has two children Russel Weiner and Rebecca Lin Yops. Out of his busy schedule, Michel Savage manages time to interact with his fans and followers. He is active on social networking platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. He is an inspiration to many people all across the globe.