How rich is Alison Sweeney’s husband David Sanov? Biography

April 18, 2024
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Who is David Sanov?

There isn’t information about the exact birth date of David Sanov, but is known that he was born in 1977, in Los Angeles, California USA; he holds American nationality and his ethnicity is Caucasian. He’s only known as the husband of the famous actress and TV host Alison Sweeney, who rose to prominence after portraying Samantha ‘Sami’ Brady in the popular sitcom “Days of Our Lives”, and she is also known as the host of the show “The Biggest Loser”.

Early life and education

David was raised in Los Angeles by his parents, but since David is a quite secretive person, he hasn’t disclosed information about his childhood, his parents, or any siblings. It’s known that he dreamed of becoming a policeman from an early age, and had an interest in sports and was a member of the local high school’s basketball team.

Upon matriculating in 1995, he enrolled at the University of California, from which he graduated in 1999 with a Bachelor’s degree in Law Enforcement.


David pursued his career in the police, and is currently working as a Highway Patrol police officer in California; he made an appearance in “Days of Our Lives” portraying the policeman. David enjoys his job in one of the largest state police agencies in the US, responsible for law enforcement on all California state routes.

Love life and marriage with Alison Sweeney

David hasn’t spoken about his previous relationships, so his love life before he met his future wife stays unrevealed to the public; he and Alison met back in the early 1990s; they became close friends, but eventually started dating and fell in love.


After a few years of dating, the two married on 8 July 2000, in a private ceremony in the presence of their closest family members and friends. David and Alison became parents for the first time on 25 February 2005, when Alison gave birth to their son, Benjamin, and the family got another member on 12 January 2009, when they welcomed their daughter Megan.

David and Alison celebrated 20 years of marriage in 2020, during the Coronavirus pandemic lockdown, and she shared a photo featuring the two of them saying: ‘Dave and I are celebrating our 20th anniversary in our own backyard. Not quite how we planned it, but… that’s one of the best lessons we’ve learned over the last 20 years. Some of the best adventures come when plans get chucked out the window.’

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How supportive and loving this couple is you can see on her Instagram posts, where she recently shared a photo of her husband and children with the hashtag  #nationallawenforcementappreciationday, saying how much she appreciates her husband, and thanking him and his colleagues for the service.

As of January 2022, David is married with Alison, enjoying their love and raising their children in their residence in Los Angeles.

Age, height, and net worth

David is 45 years old, and has brown hair and brown eyes. He weighs around 176lbs (80kgs) and is 6ft 2ins (1.9m) tall, a good-looking man who keeps his athletic body in shape, working out every day.

As of January 2022, according to sources the average yearly pay of a Highway Patrol Officer is approximately $90,000, and David’s net worth has been estimated at over $500,000.


Who is Alison Sweeney?

Alison Jane Sweeney was born under the zodiac sign of Virgo on 19 September 1976, in Los Angeles, California USA; she holds American nationality and her ethnicity is of part-Irish descent. She’s director, producer, host, and an actress with over 30 credits to her name, perhaps still known best for her role as Sami in “Days of Our Lives” which brought her a Daytime Emmy Special Fan Award – America’s Favorite Villain, in 2002, and Soap Opera Digest Award Outstanding Supporting Actress in 2005.

Alison was raised in Los Angeles alongside her two brothers Ryan and Sten, by their parents Stender and Polly; she attended a local high school, and upon matriculating in 1994, enrolled at the University of California, but dropped out from college to pursue her acting career.

She started by appearing in commercials for Kodak at the age of five, and debuted on television in 1984 aged eight, portraying Lyla in the series “Simon & Simon”, followed by her role as Beth in “Webster”, before she was cast to play Rosie Tobin in “Family Man”, starring alongside Mimi Kennedy and Richard Libertini.

In the early ’90s, she played Sami Brady in “Days of Our Lives”, a romantic drama series that premiered in 1965, following the stories about the citizens of the fictional city of Salem, their lives, love problems, and suffering; the series had 507 award nominations, including four for Primetime Emmy, and won 231  and is still broadcast in 2022.


Along with this role, Alison made appearances in numerous series in the early 2000s, such as “Tales from the Darkside”, “A Brand New Life”, “American Play House”, “Friends”, and “Las Vegas”, among others before she portrayed Hannah Swensen in the TV mini-series “Murder, She Baked: A Chocolate Chip Cookie Mystery”, starring alongside Barbara Niven and Cameron Mathison, in 2015, reprising her role as Hannah Swenson in the spin-off entitled “Hannah Swenson Mystery” in 2021.

In the following years, she was cast to play Alex McPerson in another TV mini-series “The Chronicle Mysteries: The Wrong Man”.

Speaking about her roles on the big screen, Alison made her debut portraying Stephanie in the 1990 movie “The End of Innocence”, followed by her role as Sami Brady in “Night Sins”, in 1993, before she was cast to play Jenny McLean in “Second Chances”.

In the late 2000s, she made appearances in several TV movies, such as “Open by Christmas”, “Time for Them to Come Home for Christmas”, and “Christmas at Holly Lodge”, among others, and her most recent role was in the 2021 movie “Days of Our Lives: A Very Salem Christmas”, and on 8 January 2022 on Hallmark Channel was the premiere of her new movie “The Wedding Veil”.

As a producer and director, she has ten credits to her name, while the animated short movie “A Cow Walks Into a Bar”, brought her the Paris International Lesbian and Feminist Film Festival Audience Award Best Short Film, Animation or Experimental, in 2004.


Alison is active on social media networks; her Instagram account has been followed by over 350,000 people, while her Twitter has gained over 600,000 followers, and her official Facebook page has amassed over 800,000 fans. She mostly posts updates about her work, but her fans can enjoy photos featuring her everyday life, her husband, and her children.

She’s 45 years old, with long, blonde hair and piercing blue eyes; Alison weighs around 130lbs (59kgs) and is 5ft 5ins (1.65m) tall, with vital statistics of 38-25-35.

As of January 2022, her net worth has been estimated at over $10 million.

Olivia Wilson

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