Paul Edward Hospenthal is a physical therapist and fitness trainer for golfers. He is famous as the ex-husband of Danica Patrick, a former professional racing driver.
Paul Edward Hospenthal was born to American parents on June 5, 1965, in Tacoma, Washington, in the USA. As of 2019, his age is 54 years old and his birth sign is Gemini. By nationality, Paul is of American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
Regarding his educational background, Paul Hospenthal graduated from the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma. He later attended Western Michigan University.
Who Is Paul Edward Hospenthal’s Ex-Wife?
Paul ex-wife Danica Patrick is a former professional racing driver. She is one of the most successful women racers in the history of American open-wheel racing. In the year 2013, she became the first-ever female NASCAR driver to have won a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series pole.
Professional Career of His Ex-Wife
Danica Patrick started her career in 2002 with a contract with Rahal Letterman Racing. At that time, she was a consistent finisher and within just two years of signing the contract, she obtained moderate success. She achieved the fourth position in the Indianapolis 500 in the year 2005. She then became the first woman ever to lead the Indy 500. Followed by finishing the race at 1st position and became the second woman in the Indy Racing League.
In 2008, she won the Twin Ring Motegi in the Indy Japan 300. The same year, she finished the IndyCar Series season in sixth place. Then in 2009, she achieved the third position at the Indianapolis 500. Later in 2011, she participated in the NASCAR Nationwide Series driving for JR Motorsports. She made the history again by finishing the race at 4th position in Sam’s Town 300 Nationwide Series Race at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Next, she achieved the pole position for the Daytona 500 in the year 2013 and became the first woman to ever win a pole in a Sprint Cup race.
In 2014, she became the second woman to have earned a top ten at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Other than her racing career, she has also served as a television host. She has featured on the cover of ‘Sports Illustrated’ and has also worked in advertisements and music videos as well.
Awards & Achievements
In her successful professional career, Danica has achieved a lot of titles. In 2005, Danica was entitled to the Rookie of The Year at the IRL Championship. Followed by the title of Female Athlete of the Year in 2006 by the United States Sports Academy.
Paul Edward Hospenthal’s Life After His Divorce With Danica Patrick
Paul Edward Hospenthal is currently single but previously he was a married man. He was married to former professional racing driver Danica Patrick. He first met Danica in 2002 when he helped her to recover from a hip injury. The dated each other for almost two years and Paul proposed her for marriage in 2004. They tied the wedding vow in 2005 in Scottsdale Arizona.
Unfortunately, their relationship could not go well and they ended their sevens years of marriage in 2013. And Danica announced the news of her divorce with Paul through her official Facebook page. The reason for their divorce is Danica’s extramarital affair with fellow driver Ricky Stenhouse Jr. She dated Ricky from November 2012 to December 2017.
As of now, Patrick is in a romantic relationship with her boyfriend Aaron Rodgers, NFL quarterback since February 2018.
What Is Paul Edward Hospenthal’s Net Worth?
American physical therapist, Paul Edward Hospenthal has a net worth of around $1million dollar as of 2019 which he earned through his profession as a physical therapist and golf fitness trainer.
However, his ex-spouse Danica Patrick has an accumulated net worth of over $60million dollars as of 2019. She earned most of her fortune from her professional career as a former professional racing driver. Besides, she also earns through her endorsements deals, doing commercial ads and music videos.
Paul Edward Hospenthal’s Height
The 54 years old physical therapist has got a height of 5 feet and 10 inches and his body weighs around 75kg. His hair color is brown and his eyes are dark brown.
Facts of Paul Edward Hospenthal
|Full Name||Paul Edward Hospenthal|
|Date Of Birth||June 5, 1965|
|Age||55 years 0 months|
|Place Of Birth||Tacoma, Washington, in the USA|
|Height||f 5 feet 10 inches|
|Education||University of Puget Sound,Western Michigan University|