His father James was a courageous guy and he served as a lieutenant colonel in Vietnam. In 1979 he graduated from High School and moved to Richmond, Kentucky so that you can continue to study in Eastern Kentucky University. At the Eastern Kentucky University Sam Champion studied a airing news. That university gave him not only theoretical knowledge, he also was an intern at CBC affiliate WKYT TV. After he got his bachelor degree in broadcast, he began his career in his native city Paducah, working as a weather forecaster at NBC affiliate WPSD TV and WJKS. In 1988 he moved to Nyc and instantly found a job of weather forecaster at main station of the ABC, WABC TV. All these places as an expert weather forecaster made him a name and shortly he got an enormous breakthrough in his profession â€“ he was hired as a weather forecaster on a popular American morning show Good Morning America. As a result of this occupation he got a chance to make unbelievable reports, like: near the wildfires in California, in the hurricanes in Florida, and in the Polar Ice Caps. Besides making the weather forecasts, Sam Champion frequently interviewed distinct stars and newsmakers on Good Morning America. Additionally he appeared on a popular show Larry King Live on CNN. Sam Victor net worth estimated to be 10 million dollars. In accordance with accessible sources online, he’s a wages about 1.5 million dollars per year. Sam invested his money in a luxury penthouse in Manhattan, which cost him 5.5 million dollars. Moving to private life of Sam Champion, he used to enjoy boys. But he’s never revealed his inclination, so even his buddies didnt understand about it. But Mike formally maintained that he’s never been a homosexual, and did not need close relationships with Sam Champion. Now Champion is wedded. The wedding happened at his magnificent penthouse in Nyc on December 21, 2012 and the following day their pictures from your wedding were on the headlines of papers. Among the invited guests were Good Morning America co hosts Josh Elliott and Robin Roberts. For his supporters that was a huge surprise. Lots of his female devotees were really disappointed, because Sam was a role model of an excellent husband.