Meet Rick Steves Ex-wife Anne Steves: Everything About Her

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Meet Rick Steves Ex-wife Anne Steves: Everything About Her
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Anne Steves is a popular American celebrity spouse. She is the ex-wife of American television personality and travel writer Rick Steves.

Anne is leading a private life following her divorce from Steves. She achieved decent fame following her marriage with her now ex-husband.

But how has her life been since the divorce? In this article, we’re trying to dig out the untold truths of Anne Steves’ personal life. Let’s begin the journey.

Anne Steves’ Famous Marriage With Ex-Husband Rick Steves

According to IMDb, Anne Steves and Rick Steves tied the knot in 1984, in a private wedding ceremony. A number of online tabloids have reported that the former husband and wife dated for years before they got married.

They started dating after they came across in a restaurant in Barstow, California in 1982.

Anne Steves married American author Rick Steves
Anne Steves married American author Rick Steves

In their happy first few years of married life, Anne and Rick gave birth to two children, a daughter, Jackie Steves, and a son Andy Steves.


Almost after 26 years of conjugal life, Anne and Rick divorced. The couple’s divorce was well-covered by the media outlets, however, the ex-couple didn’t reveal the cause of their divorce. Anne and Rick finalized their divorce on 5 March 2010.

Anne Steves and her ex-husband Rick Steves with their kids
Anne Steves and her ex-husband Rick Steves with their kids

Following their divorce, Anne has remained relatively private. While on the other hand, Rick is dating Shelley Bryan Wee, a bishop since December 2019.

Who is Anne Steves’ Husband, Rick Steves?

Rick Steves, born Richard John Steves Jr., is an author, travel writer, and television personality. He is peculiarly known for his European travel guidebooks. He has a Norwegian ancestry.

Steves started teaching travel classes through The Experimental College. He published the first edition of Europe Through the Back Door in 1980. Later in the ’90s, Rick made his way to the spotlight with a television show called Travels in Europe With Rick Steves that ended in 1998.

Anne Steves Ex-Spouse Rick Steves
American author and television star Rick Steves

In 2000, Steves came up with his second television show, Rick Steves’ Europe which completed its 10th season in 2019.

What is Anne Steves’ Net Worth?

Anne Steves’ career before she started her relationship with Rick Steves is a mystery as of yet. Further, she is not known to have involved in any kind of profession following her marriage with Rick. Due to this fact, Anne’s net worth is also a mystery as of 2023.

On the other hand, her ex-husband Rick has a decent net worth of $10 million in 2023. We presume she might have received a handsome chunk of riches from Rick as part of their divorce settlement. However, the exact amount of alimony is not unveiled.

Anne Steves Was Born in The United States

Anne Steves was born in the United States. Her birth details are not made public, but it’s known that she was born in the ’50s. Steves holds an American nationality and belongs to the White ethnicity.