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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 7 March 1952Alcoa, Tennessee, USA
Birth NameLynn Curtis Swann
Height 6' (1.83 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Lynn Swann was born on March 7, 1952 in Alcoa, Tennessee, USA as Lynn Curtis Swann. He is an actor, known for The Last Boy Scout (1991), The Waterboy (1998) and NFL Monday Night Football (1970). He has been married to Charena Shaffer since June 23, 1991. They have two children. He was previously married to Bernadette Robi.

Spouse (2)

Charena Shaffer (23 June 1991 - present) (2 children)
Bernadette Robi (10 June 1979 - 1983) (divorced)

Trivia (9)

Wide receiver for the Pittsburgh Steelers (1974-1982).
Inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2001.
Has two sons Shafer and Braxton with Charena.
Former son-in-law of Paul Robi. Ex-wife Bernadette Robi is currently married to Sugar Ray Leonard.
Replaced Gordon Elliott as second host to To Tell the Truth (1990), until he left the show, midway, because of his busy scheduling, hence, he was replaced by Alex Trebek, who was busy hosting both shows, Jeopardy! (1984) and Classic Concentration (1987).
Chair of the President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports [June 2002]
Announced his candidacy for the governorship of Pennsylvania. [January 2006]
Was defeated by Edward Rendell in the election for governor of Pennsylvania. [November 2006]
Setting groundwork for run for Governor of Pennsylvania [February 2005]

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