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  • Who is Deborah Norville husband? Karl Wellner
  • What is Deborah Norville relationship status? Married
  • What is her sexual orientation? Straight

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Karl Wellner (husband)

  • Date of birth: 1953
  • Duration of marriage: December 12, 1987 - present time (35 years 1 month )
  • Karl Wellner is the President, CEO, COO and Chairman of Papamarkou. Since 2003, the organization has been providing well-to-do clients from all over the world with high-quality wealth management. Karl has co-founded Kawe Kapital. In 2018, Wellner was accepted on board of The New York Society, devoted to preventing children from being abused, as a president. Moreover, Norville’s prominent husband is an active philanthropist, who donates to various charitable organizations. The man is also Chairman of the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce.

    The businessman always finds enough time to regularly attend official events arm-in-arm with his magnificent wife.

    Wellner’s greatest passion and hobby is travelling. Apart from his native language, which is Sweden, Karl fluently speaks 7 more languages. Perhaps, it is the most meaningful reason for his developing fruitful partnerships overseas alongside travelling for pleasure.

    One day, Wellner’s family members introduced him to Norville through a blind date. That meeting led them to engagement 4 months later. Since then, Norville has been calling Karl her best friend, praising his highly developed ability to stay alert and resilient in any life situation.

    The couple got married in the St. James Church in New York. Since then, they have been living a life full of love and mutual support.

Deborah Norville kids

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Niki Wellner (son)

  • Date of birth: February 27, 1991 (32 years)
  • Zodiac sign: Pisces
  • The 1st child of a news anchor was not lucky enough to have his mother serving as a so-called homeroom mom. The boy, however, did not lack mother’s attention.

    When it came to pursuing higher education, Niki did not hesitate not to follow in his parents’ steps. Unlike them, the young man entered Duke University, setting an example to the younger siblings.

    Niki graduated from the university back in 2013. He was quite famous for the title of the captain of the Rugby club team.

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Kyle Wellner (son)

  • Date of birth: December 13, 1994 (28 years)
  • Zodiac sign: Sagittarius
  • Kyle, Deborah’s 2nd son, not only maintains extremely close relationships with the elder brother, but eagerly follows his example. For this reason, when being a student of the school of Duke, the young man was of the Blue Devils’ football team. Before commencing to study at Duke University, Kyle was keen on swimming and was studying at Deerfield Academy. Wellner, unfortunately, gave it up because of the new responsibilities he had to take as a freshman.

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Mikaela Wellner (daughter)

  • Date of birth: September 16, 1998 (24 years)
  • Zodiac sign: Virgo
  • Mikaela has been studying public policy in Duke Trinity College of Arts and Sciences, exploring the essence of sociology, markets and management in addition.

    She frequently attends the institution’s NCAA basketball games, which are of the utmost popularity there, together with her renowned mother.

    Norville’s daughter plans to go into marketing after graduation. To get closer to achieving the goal, Mikaela has applied for an internship at the Estee Lauder Companies alongside Clinique. Nevertheless, the young woman is constantly evolving in marketing and business development in other industries.


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Zachary Samuel Norville Jr. (father)

  • Date of birth: October 5, 1928
  • Date of death: December 8, 2013 (85 years)
  • Zodiac sign: Libra
  • Deborah’s father was a pioneer of the textile industry, founding the Norville Industries company.

    It was hard for Deborah to cope with the grief, when Zachary passed away after a long illness. However, even such a harrowing occasion did not make the celebrity disclose any information about her dad’s life.

    After Merle’s death he married woman named Rita Norville with whom lived for 37 years till his demise.

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Merle Norville (nee Olson) (mother)

  • Date of birth: March 17, 1924
  • Date of death: November 28, 1978 (54 years)
  • Zodiac sign: Pisces
  • Merle Olson was a caring and dedicated mother, loved and adored by her 4 daughters.

    Greenville was the city where Merle and Zachary’s marriage took place on December 31, 1954. Afterwards, the spouses lived in total harmony until Merle’s demise (Deborah was only 20 years old).

    Merle was outlived by her 1st and only husband. Her unexpected death made Zachary, Deborah and her sisters mourn for a long time.

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Cathy Amos (sister)

  • She has been a president of Norville Industries since 2001. She has a degree in textile science from the University of Georgia.

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Patti Silvers (sister)

  • She works as vice president in Norville Industries. Patti is a UGA graduate and has a degree in accounting. She joined the company in 1988 and now manages the company’s finances, personnel and daily operations.

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Nancy Hallsworth (sister)

  • There is no info about Nancy.


A widely recognized television journalist Deborah Norville is a successful businesswoman. Having won a Junior Miss contest in Georgia, she ended up in the USA, where she represented her homeland. Participation in that event radically changed Deborah’s plans for the future: Norville suddenly decided to pursue a degree related to mass media.

Since 1979, Deborah has hosted and produced lots of TV programs, including Real Life with Jane Pauley, Knit and Crochet Now!. The television star is known for anchoring NBC News at Sunrise, Inside Edition along with America Tonight. Before joining CBS News to pursue a career in the media industry, Norville was hosting her eponymous program devoted to featuring sensational interviews on ABC TalkRadio Networks from 1991 to 1992.

In addition to her credits in television journalism, Deborah has edited lots of issues of the Inside Sports magazine and written a New York Times bestseller Thank You Power: Making the Science of Gratitude Work for You, followed by other artistic masterpieces.

Ava Fulmen


Ava Fulmen

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