SHARON Osbourne is a telly legend, having infamously thrown water over Louis Walsh on live TV – and that's just one of the reasons why we love her.
The music manager and talk show host has enjoyed an incredible career and long marriage to famous rocker, Ozzy Osbourne.
Who is Sharon Osbourne?
Sharon Osbourne is a 68-year-old media personality who was born on October 9, 1952.
She was raised by her mother Hope and her rock and roll entrepreneur father Don Arden in Brixton, London.
Sharon had a troubled life with her father who reportedly robbed her and once tried to kill her, but the pair later reconciled in life with Sharon paying for his care when it was revealed he had Alzheimer's disease.
In 2002 she battled bowel cancer and in 2012, Sharon revealed she had undergone a double mastectomy after learning she had a gene that increases the risk of developing breast cancer.
When did Sharon Osbourne marry Ozzy Osbourne?
Sharon met Ozzy, 71, when her father was the manager for Ozzy's band Black Sabbath.
However, the pair began dating in 1979 after Sharon's father kicked Ozzy out of Black Sabbath.
Sharon became Ozzy's manager and hired a backing band before helping to launch a successful solo career which saw him release high-selling albums and embark on world tours.
The pair tied the knot in Maui, Hawaii, in 1982, but renewed their vows in May 2017 after Ozzy enjoyed a secret affair with a hair stylist.
How did Sharon Osbourne become famous?
Sharon rose to fame as the outspoken wife of Rock star Ozzy on MTV reality show The Osbournes in 2002.
The TV personality had a successful 30-year career as music manager.
She joined The X Factor as a judge in 2004, then went on to join the judging panel on America's Got Talent.
As of 2020 Sharon is known for being the host of US chat show The Talk.
What is Sharon Osbourne's net worth?
Sharon is worth a whopping £168million according to celebritynetworth.com.
It was reported The Osbournes series made the family around £15,000 per episode back in the early noughties which ran for four seasons.
E! News previously reported that Sharon's paycheck for co-hosting American talk show The Talk was around £800,000 a year.
The sharp-tongued TV star has also amassed a fortune as the manager of her husband's music career.
Ozzy and Sharon have a combined net worth of £336million.
Who are Sharon Osbourne's children?
Sharon and Ozzy share three children together.
Eldest daughter Aimee is an actress and musician who stayed away from the limelight by choosing not to appear on the family's MTV reality show.
Her younger siblings Kelly and Jack achieved pop culture fame thanks to their parts in the series.
Kelly has enjoyed a music career and is now bouncing between presenting and TV judge roles.
While Jack is father to three children – Pearl, Andy and Minnie – and has pursued a career as a fitness and travel reporter.
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