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Facts of Donald Wilbon

Full NameDonald Wilbon
First NameDonald
Last NameWilbon
ProfessionCelebrity Brother
Birth CityChicago, Illinois
Birth CountryUnited States
Father NameRaymond Wilbon
Father Professionlaborer
Mother NameCleo Wilbon
Mother Professionjunior high school teacher and a counselor
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
SibilingsMichael Wilbon

Donald Wilbon, in relation, is the younger brother of Michael Wilbon

Michael real name Michael Ray Wilbon professionally is recognized as an ESPN commentator and former sportswriter and columnist for The Washington Post

Donald Wilbon with his mother and brother Michael Wilbon.
Donald Wilbon with his mother and brother Michael Wilbon. Source: Twitter

Donald's brother Michael Marriage

Since Donald's personal information is hard to track, his brother is the media personality, and it will be interesting to know who the man is married to? 

Well, Michael tied the knot with Sheryl Wilbon. Talking about the lady, she was a former American lawyer. 

The couple had been in the relationship for several years and finally decided to officially get together on April 9, 1997

Since then, they are living a happy life with each other.

Getting a close look at their wedding

Before jumping into their wedding, let us know about the lady individually. 

As for Michael, we got to know him. But his better half, who is she, and where did she belong to? 

The lady (Sheryl) is from the United States and has completed her graduation from Duke University major subject in Law in 1992, just before five years of marriage. 

Trying to search for their special event, nothing is found; except that the pair had celebrated their 23rd anniversary recently. 

No controversies had been popped up till now. We can assume they have a peaceful life.

Complications faced having a child

Donald Wilbon brother Michael Wilbon with his son Matthew at State Farm Stadium.
Donald Wilbon brother Michael Wilbon with his son Matthew at State Farm Stadium. Source: Instagram

Yes, you heard it right. The pair had to face complications, especially the lady while having a child. 

Let's get into the details of the process. They are the parents of a child named Matthew Raymond Wilbon

The lady gave birth to their son through surrogacy. Sheryl had to face a difficult situation while in her pregnancy. 

Therefore, the doctor suggested they go through the procedure of surrogacy to be able to be parents. 

They agreed to the terms, and on March 26, 2008, the child stepped into this world. 

Currently, he is all grown up, which can be seen in his father's post on the media platform. Also, their child loves sports.

Donald Wilbon brother Michael Wilbon son Matthew winning the league tournament.
Donald Wilbon brother Michael Wilbon son Matthew winning the league tournament. Source: Instagram

Donald Wilbon is Michael's Sibling 

His father (Raymond Wilbon) served as a laborer, and his mother (Cleo Wilbon) served as a junior high school teacher and a counselor. 

His parents raised him well and helped him to reach his goal. 

Moreover, he is the elder one and has a younger sibling named Donald/ Don Wilbon.

Nothing about his brother is found on the media except for his name.

Sneak Peek on Michael Wilbon career

Michael Wilbon is a very dedicated and hardworking man. That's why he is able to reach the position he is in now. 

Beginning with the work, he was engaged into The Washington Post in 1980 in a sports reporter's role. 

He attended the summer internship program at The Post and worked as a columnist from 1990 to 2010.

He was also an editor for two books, which later turned out to be the best seller in the New York Times. 

Nearly for ten years, he worked as a panelist with George Michael on Redskins Report and Full Court Press

Then in 2017, he received many appreciations, awards, and honors for his contribution. 

Then as of now, he has earned fame and name in this field.

Net worth

Being the brother of Michael, Donald Wilbon's information isn't there on the media platform. 

That's why we chose Michael's total earnings here. He has an estimated net worth of around $16 million, respectively.

Net worth$16 million
Income sourceWriter, Presenter, Commentator, Journalist, and an actor


  1. His brother is 62 years old.

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