1995 Wheel of Fortune
On January 6, 1975, NBC aired the original Wheel of Fortune. The game show features contestants solving word problems for cash and prizes. The original host of the Wheel of Fortune was Merv Griffin. Later, Pat Sajak and Vanna white hosted the show. International Gaming Technology (IGT) produces the show today.
Pat Sajak moved to Los Angeles in the late 1970s and got a job as a weatherman at KNBC-TV. From 1981 to 1986, he hosted “Wheel of Fortune” with Merv Griffin. He married Lesly Brown Sajak in 1989 and they moved to Severn Park Maryland. They have two children. Their net worth is approximately $70 million.