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Dianne Holechek


Facts of Dianne Holechek

Full NameDianne Holechek
First NameDianne
Last NameHolechek
Professionmodel and actress
Birth CityLos Angeles, California
Birth CountryUnited States
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationStraight
No Of Children2
Height170 cm
Date of BirthNovember 27,1941
Age79 years

Dianne Holechek used to be a model and actress best known as the ex-wife of famous martial arts champion, award-winning actor, activist, and philanthropist, Chuck Norris.

The Revealing Interview

In an interview with ‘Full Measure’ Sharyl Attkisson asked few candid questions with Dianne Holechek ex-husband Chuck Norris. 

She candidly asked him about who gave him his nickname first. To which Chuck explained it was once when he went to the military and when he was in a boot camp a Hispanic guys asked him that either he know what his name Carlos mean in English. 

It meant Charles and the nick name for Charles is Chuck this was what stucked with him.

He further showed her his books which he had written over the years and explained about the experienced he had in his visit to Iraq

On Sharyl query that either he was famous among the military guys there, he astonishingly responded that one guys had him tattooed on his arms. 

The troops there have got his name craved on it hinting he was quite popular there.

Sharyl further talked about his job and he mentioned that he was in an Air Force and that his brother was in army and was killed in Vietnam. 

Chuck has his dress-uniform as a memoir in his place. Sheryl curiously asked him about his feeling towards ‘Chuck Norris facts’ to which he responded he found it hilarious.

Going through his Gallery Sheryl asked him about his interest in law-enforcement. Which he was actually passionate about but eventually fell in love with teaching karate. 

They further discussed about his political wall and his experience with President Bush and sky-diving with him. 

When asked about his political view Chuck mentioned that he follows the principle of ‘I agree to disagree’ in his life.

Watch the whole interview in the link below

Married, Affair, Husband

She met the love of her life, Chuck, in the same high school where she studied. Chuck proposed her via a letter after he got enlisted in the US Air Force.

The couple dated for a year before getting married on December 29, 1958. They tied the knots in a traditional ceremony surrounded by family and friends.

 At the time of marriage Diane was 17 years old, and Chuck was 18 years old.

Dianne and her ex-husband
Dianne and her ex-husband Source: 

 The couple had a four-day long honeymoon in Big Bear, California. They were blessed with their first son Michael Roy Norris on October 4, 1962

They had their second son Eric Scott Norris on May 20, 1964.

With time her husband became famous and successful in his career, which led to problems in their relationship.

There was a rumor of Chuck having an affair with a woman named Johanna which directly affected their marriage. 

They even lived separately for three months in 1988.

 Later on they decided to unite for the sake of their sons, but this did not work and their 31 years of marriage came to an end when they opted for a divorce in 1989.

After this, she has never been in a relationship. 

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However, her ex-husband moved on and married former model Gena O’Kelley on November 28, 1998 after nine years of divorce with Dianne.  

They had twins Dakota Alan and Danilee Kelly on August 30, 2001. The couple shares a strong bond and is living a happy and peaceful life.

Here is a picture shared by Chuck with her second wife Gena along with a caption, 

‘Gena and 

Dianne’s children with Chuck are doing well in their lives. Their first son Michael is an actor who has appeared in Born American, Young Warriors, and Ameriggedon.

Their second son Eric is an accomplished former NASCAR driver and stuntman. In 2002 he won the Nascar Winston West Series Championship

As a stunt driver, he has worked in Universal Soldier National Treasure and Office Space. The father-son duo has worked together in movies like Texas Ranger and Delta Force.

Dianne has seven grandchildren altogether. Her first son Michael is a father of three children namely Max, Greta, and Hannah. Her second son Eric is a father of four kids namely Camrynn, Chloe, Chantz, and Cash.

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Her husband, Chuck Norris, has 13 grandchildren altogether.

Different types of violence

Dick Cavett asked Dianne Holechek’s ex-spouse Chuck Norris about the different types of violence in the movies and whether people still get hurt. 

Chuck responded that they rehearse and try to keep it to a minimum without getting anyone hurt. 

He mentioned his concern about the stuntmen as their livelihood depends on the movie to movie, and thus he takes extra precautions not to hurt any of his stuntmen.

Dick then discussed Norris’s brother, who he lost in Vietnam, and asked him if he knows how he died. 

Chuck explained that his brother was a point man on the patrol, and he shows an ambush being set up by the Vietcong; as he saw them getting ready to fire on his patrol, he yelled back to warn them to duck, and when he did well then, they focused their artillery on him. 

One of his friends from patrol came to Chuck’s family and told them what happened. 

They then talked about the war, its main purpose, and it was right or not. 

Dick further discussed several martial artists, actors, and Aikido studies, which he stated that he has done for several weeks.

Chuck Norris demise

Recently, Chuck was trending on Twitter because of the false rumors regarding his demise. 

As per rumors, the martial-arts action movies star and Air Force veteran Chuck Norris was felled by the novel Coronavirus

The news was posted on the Facebook page as a joke, but people read only the first part of the joke and reacted to it. 

However, this was not the first time Norris was rumored because, in 2012, there was a Facebook scam claiming his death. 

The link then directed people to a survey scam that asked them to give out personal information to win a big prize.

Net Worth

Dianne’s net worth is under review.

As of 2019 her ex-husband, Chuck Norris has a net worth of $70 million. He earns an annual salary of around $2 million. He has accumulated wealth from acting and martial arts.

He has worked in movies like The Delta Force, Code of Silence, The Octagon and the Missing in Action series. He has also written books which have added to his net worth.

In 2013 he sold his ranch home in Dallas, Texas for $1.2 million. The property with an area of 7362 square feet had a resorted pool, four bedrooms, and nine bathrooms.

Dianne Holechek Ex-Husband Previous House
Dianne Holechek Ex-Husband Previous House Source:

He owns a Ford Mustang worth $33200 and RAM worth around $32540.

Below is the list of movies he has appeared in:

Movie NameBox Office Collection
The Delta Force$17.76 million
Missing in Action$22.81 million
Sidekicks$17.18 million
The OctagonN/A
The Hitman$4.654 million

Info and Highlights (Age, Birthday, Height)

  1. Dianne’s age is 77 years.
  2. She had her birthday on November 27, 1941.
  3. Her full name is Diane Kay Holechek.
  4. She appeared in Hollywood ’84, a series with a low profile that aired briefly.
  5. She is American.
  6. She belongs to White ethnicity.
  7. Her height is 5 feet, 7 inches.
  8. There is no information available about her body measurements.
  9. We cover most of the information about Dianne Holechek compared to other wiki sites.
  10. She was born in Los Angeles, California. There is no information available about her parents and siblings in any of her biography.
  11. However, information about her education is available in bio. She completed her high school in Torrance, California.

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Updated On Sat Feb 27 2021 Published On Thu Sep 26 2019 By paper-boat

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