October Gonzalez the stunning wife of Tony Gonzalez former NFL Tight end has been announced to replace Jenny McCarty and Sheri Shepard along with political commentator Nicolle Wallace.
October Gonzalez’s hubby Tony, 37, a communication graduated from the University of California was selected in the first round with the 13th overall of the 1997 NFL Draft. Gonzalez played with the Kansas Chiefs from 1997 to 2009 when the Chiefs traded him to the Atlanta Falcons.
After his retirement in 2013, Tony became an analyst on CBS’s NFL pregame show NFL Today.
Gonzalez and his stunning wife October are the proud parents of their two beautiful children, son River and daughter Malia. Tony has one more son Nikko (b. in 2001), from his relationship with reporter Lauren Sanchez, who ironically co-hosted The View on July 30th.
Tony met his wife October, 33, in 2002 when she was 21 and working at a bar owned by Dennis Rodman in Newport Beach, at that time October had a boyfriend, but that didn’’t stop Tony from inviting October and her beau to a party, she said no, but she didn’t refuse his invitation a year later when Tony asked out again after he found out she was single!
October Gonzalez was born October Calinda Russell, her parents both musicians, her dad Pat Vegas was part of the 70’s band Redbone, her mother was a singer.
But October’s musical genes comes way back, her grandfather was a pianist who played at Lawrence Welk show, Caesars Palace for Frank Sinatra, Julie Andews, Bob Hope, Cary Grant, Rock Hudson and her grandmother was a regular singer on a radio show.
But what about Mrs. Gonzalez. Does she sings? she sure does, October and Sarah one of her two sisters sang at various charity events as well as Disneyland, Knotts Berry Farm. They wee in elementary school when they both audition be in a singing group called Elementary Ensemble.
October and her sisters, went to live with their aunt and uncle in Florida after her parents became addicted to drugs. She described her aunt as uncle as two of the most loving, generous, sweet people.
October who her family called Tovie lost her mother during her first year of high school at West Brook Senior High, at that time she was living with an aunt, Tovie lived with this aunt until she graduated from High school, October then attendeed at The University of Texas at Austin; her sister Sarah was raised by her grandparents, sadly her youngest sister raised by the system, became an addict. Sarah continues to sing. and their dad Pat Vegas became more involved with Tovie ever since she became a mommy. And her little bro PJ Vegas is also a singer.
until 2012 she held a licenses in bartending and cosmetology. They had a commitment ceremony on July 20, 2007 in Huntington Beach, California. Their two children are 5-year-old Malia and three-year-old River.
October and Tony stripped down for an ad for Peta in 2009, both Tony and October are highly involved in giving back, she became involved with Shadow Buddies the foundation that works with sick children in a number of hospitals including Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and with which Tony became first involved during his early year with the NFL. Last fall, October hosted the “Pink Party” at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta that honored teen girls battling cancer.
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