Is Donna Hay married? Yes, she was. Her former husband’s name is Bill Wilson. The couple divorced in 2015 but the reason behind their separation is still not known. From their conjugal life, Donna Hay and her former husband are blessed with two children as sons named Angus and Tommy who are now 15 and 12 years old respectively. As of now, she isn’t single and is dating a mysterious man.
The new couple was spotted in Sydney’s Bondi holding each other’s hand. Both of them appeared in matching black activewear and didn’t felt any shyness to kiss in front of the public. Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of Hay below:
Who is Donna Hay?
She is an Australian food expert, food stylist and author as well. Best known for authoring 27 bestselling cookbooks, she is also contributing as an Editor-in-Chief of a bi-monthly magazine called Donna Hay Magazine. According to her wiki, she was born on 28 January 1971, which makes the age of Donna Hay be 49 years old as of 2020.
Early Life and Education
The Australian cookbook author was born in 1971 and her place of birth is in Sydney, New South Wales. She was born to Australian parents belonging to the white ethnicity background. No information about her siblings and childhood facts are available.
Career and Professional Life
She initiated her professional career as a food stylist and author in her late teen days. At the age of 25, she was hired as a food editor of Marie Claire. With her dedication and hard work, Hay turned as Marie Claire lifestyle’s food editor.
She appeared in the limelight after launching a top-selling bi-monthly food magazine named Donna Hay Magazine in 2001. Each issue of the magazine has over 595,000 Australian readers and has set a record to be App Store’s highest-selling magazine in Australia. The subscribers are from over 82 countries which shows that the magazine has gained worldwide success as Hay contributing as editor-in-chief of the magazine.
Her first television series for Foxtel’s LifeStyle Channel was completed in 2011. The series became commercially successful and was able to play in over 17 countries. The channel also created a one-hour special program in December 2013 which was entitled “A Donna Hay Christmas.” With her adorable and appreciating performance, Hay was able to receive ASTRA award in the category of best new female personality in 2012.
Donna was appointed as the creative director by Tourism Australia in late 2011 for Oprah Winfrey’s party. This segment was viewed by over 20 million people from different corners of the world. She released Fresh + Light in 2015 which was a special issue magazine that includes various delicious recipes. Within two weeks, more than 60,000 copies of the magazine were sold out. For her involvement and contribution, she was part of the Australia Magazine Awards Hall of Fame.
More than 2.5 million are reading her popular column of the News Corp newspapers’ Sunday edition weekly. Also, she has regularly been contributing to other magazines like UK’s leading lifestyle magazine, The Sunday Times Magazine and so on.
Donna has proven to be a successful women entrepreneur by launching a booming online business named The Donna Hay Feneral Store in 2009. Her homewares range is available worldwide which also includes kitchenware, baking and cooking tools.
Donna is also noted for her 26 award-winning cookbooks which reflect a simple and style-driven approach. More than six million copies of her cookbooks are already sold out worldwide. Her cookbooks are already translated into 10 languages for the convenience of readers.
Donna Hay was earlier married to her former husband Bill Wilson. Together, they welcomed two boys named Angus and Tommy. IN 2015, the duo split ending their decade of conjugal life. Hay is no single anymore and is dating a handsome hunk whose name is yet to be revealed.
Donna Hay has an average height and has fair skin making her more attractive. Being a food expert, she knows the importance of a healthy diet and nutrition and his highly conscious regarding her fitness activities. According to some wiki sites, the height of Hay is 173 cm and her weight is 89 kilograms, the data is yet to be verified.
Salary and Net worth
Australian food stylist Donna Hay has an estimated net worth of 6 million USD. She has earned a massive income from her best selling cookbooks, television appearance and her regular contribution to the magazines. She has a beautiful property to reside in Sydney. Besides monetary net worth, Hay has earned prestigious awards and titles which are the real big achievements.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of Donna Hay is prepared by most of the wiki sites including IMDb and Wikipedia. The Twitter of the best selling cookbook author is reachable @donnahay where she has retained more than 96k followers. Her Facebook profile is reachable @donnahay. You can watch her videos on her YouTube Channel that can be reached from this link. Hay has amassed more than 17k subscribers in her channel who come from different parts of the world. It would be worthwhile visiting her website i.e. www.donnahay.com.au.