In this piece, we will be talking about the beautiful October Gonzalez whose name definitely rings a bell as she is not just a top TV personality but also the wife of ex-NFL player Tony Gonzalez. October is said to have entered the limelight from the Fox series, Beat Shazam and she is also known for her appearance in the talk show Rachael Ray.
However, the dynamic TV host also has her story of little beginnings as she is said to have worked as a waitress before making it big. Read on to get detailed facts about October Gonzalez and her story of grass to grass, as well as her marriage to the amazing Tony Gonzalez.
October Gonzalez Bio (Age, Ethnicity)
Her date of birth is 10th October 1980 and her birthplace is said to be Los Angeles, California. She is of the Christian faith and has the zodiac sign of Libra. October was originally named October Calinda Vegas-Russell and later got the nickname Tobie but she became known as October Gonzalez when she took her husband’s surname. A further look into October’s roots shows that her ethnicity is recorded as mixed as she has Mexican heritage from her mother’s side and American background from her father but her nationality is stated as American.
Although her educational details have not been made available, the Mexican-American beauty has done well for herself to gain recognition as a model and talk show host. Her popular TV appearances are in the shows Beat Shazam and Racheal Ray. October Gonzalez has also featured in an episode of E! True Hollywood Story, a reality show about football wives which made her more famous in the entertainment industry. The diva also graced the red carpet of the movie premiere of The Book of Love.
Who Is October Gonzalez’s Partner?
As mentioned above, October’s husband Tony Gonzalez was an American football superstar during his days of playing for the Kansas City Chief as well as The Atlanta Falcons. Tony landed many awards for his prowess as a football star which includes winning 14 Pro Bowl titles, 6 First-team All-Pro titles, a 4-time winner of Second-team All-Pro team. Aside from that, he was named to the NFL 2000s All-Decade Team, Consensus All-American and the First-team All-Pac-10. On this note, it would be justified to call him a football champion during his career years.
The dynamic October Gonzalez was just 21 years old when she met her husband Tony Gonzalez. At that time, she was working at a bar as one of the waitresses and sources have it that she was already in a relationship with someone whose identity is still unknown, but love-struck Tony Gonzalez continued to woo her. After a year, Tony won the heart of his queen and four years later, he proposed to October and their nuptial ties were sealed on the 20th of July 2007.
The TV personality and her husband have two adorable kids together; a daughter named Malia Gonzalez and a son named River Gonzalez. She also assumes the role of a stepmother to her husband’s son Nikko Gonzalez from his past relationship.
The power couple is known to be collaborating with the PETA Foundation and did a photo shoot naked to show their support for the movement “We’d Rather Go Naked than Wear Fur”. Tony and October Gonzalez used that medium to address the cruelty animals face when pulling the fur off their body to make clothes for humans. Aside from that, they are usually seen making appearances together at major events. October is also known as a dedicated wife and mum who, in spite of her career, makes time for her family.
The gorgeous TV personality is known to have three sisters and a brother with whom she shares a very close bond as she is always seen hanging out with them and posting pics of them on social media. October Gonzalez is also known as the daughter of Pet Vegas who was once a singer and part of the music group called Redbone. However, no information is available about her mom – other than the fact that she is Mexican.
Another notable relationship in October’s life is the one she shares with Michelle Gracie whom she fondly refers to as “soul sister”. The two ladies are mostly seen on social media having fun as they explore different places.