Pat Sajak (Born Patrick Leonard Sajak on October 26, 1946 in Chicago, Illinois) is a former weatherman & one-time late night talk show host. He became host of Wheel of Fortune on December 28, 1981, following the departure of Chuck Woolery. During Chuck’s final week on Wheel, Pat appeared on Password Plus opposite Betty White. He's married twice; his current wife is Lesly Brown-Sajak, who was a substitute for Vanna on an April Fools' Day 1997 episode of Wheel. While Alex Trebek hosted said episode, Pat hosted that day's episode of Jeopardy! He and Lesly have two children, Maggie and Patrick Jr. At one time, Pat had his own late night talk show on CBS and later had another talk show on the Fox News Channel.