You don't have to be a sensational celebrity to gain fame in the media. Sometimes people become the hot topic to the audiences after their bizarre accusations. Well, Jean Muggli, age 53, became the headline news in the media when she filed for divorce with her husband that turned into one of the most expensive divorces. Well, want to know the reason behind expensive divorce and the allegations made by both sides? Keep reading to discover some crazy facts.
Jean Muggli Married To Michael Strahan
Jean and Michael Strahan met each other back in 1994, and since then the couple started dating each other. Their relationship went smooth, and the couple tied the knot after three years of dating on 18 July 1999.
Jean Muggli with her husband pictured back in 2003 (Source: dailymail.co.uk)
The couple was enjoying the moment together, and then two welcomed their two more members of the family. As Jean, with her husband, was blessed with twin daughters, Sophia and Isabella in 2004. The couple relished their time with kids. But, the joy turned into tragedy as one year later in 2005, the duo split with each other filing for the divorce.
Ends In Divorce
The controversial news surfaced around the Tabloid after Jean accused her husband of being physically abusive, secretly videotaping her sister undressing and having extramarital affairs with three different women.
However, Michael denied allegations and said to HBO Real Sports that:
"I think early on when you're reading all these things in the paper that aren't true - I'm not an adulterer. I'm not gay. I mean, I didn't beat anybody."
Michael also added that the real reason behind their divorce and split was that, he confronted her as she withdrew a whopping amount of $3.3 million of their bank account.
The case became even worst when Jean came up with an allegation saying her husband refused to sleep with her and used to beat her so abruptly that her kidney was damaged. The couple then decided to split in 2005. But, after the divorce, Michael had to bear huge wealth loss as he had to pay massive $15 million divorce settlement.
Jean also won $18,000 monthly child support from her husband. It had been claimed that it was one of the expensive divorces in the sport's history. But Michael was able to overturn the decision after appeal which saw him paying shy above $2K for child support.
Jean Muggli's Career And Net Worth
Jean Muggli became the surprising topic in the social media when her accusations surfaced in the media. But there is no much information about Jean's career in the limelight.However, before she married Michael, she had a job in Manhattan in a skincare salon. As of now, she lives a low-key life and nothing much is known about her current professional status.
Unlike Jean's professional career, her ex-husband, Michael Strahan was the former American football defensive end who was in association with New York Giants of the National Football League (NFL) for 15 years. Michale has summoned a net worth of $65 million and bags a handsome salary of $17 million.
Though Jean's professional background is missing, she had received massive $15 million as a divorce settlement so, it won't come as a surprise if she has fortunes worth millions of dollars.
The 53-year-old Jean Muggli was born as a Jean Marie Muggli in 1965 in New York City, yet the information about her birthday in unknown. She has not revealed about her family. However, Jean has a sister named Denise Muggli age per wiki. Although her educational background is still under the curtains, court statement read that she is well-educated and employable.