Sharon Osbourne

Sharon Osbourne

Reality Star

Sharon Rachel Osbourne is a British-American television personality, music manager and author. She is married to heavy metal singer-songwriter Ozzy Osbourne and came to prominence while appearing on The Osbournes, a reality television show that aired on MTV, which followed her family's daily life.

Full Name
Sharon Rachel Levy
Oct 9, 1952
5′ 2″
Net Worth


Sharon Osbourne was born on October 9, 1952 in London, England. She is a British-American media personality and television host. She is best known for her appearances on the reality television shows The Osbournes (2002–2005) and The X Factor UK (2004–2007, 2013–2017). 

She began her career as an artist manager for Black Sabbath’s lead singer Ozzy Osbourne in 1979. In 2002, their lives were documented in the reality show The Osbournes, which aired from 2002 to 2005. During the show's run, Sharon became known for her candid manner and sharp wit. After The Osbournes ended its run, she appeared as a judge on talent competition series such as American Idol (from 2003 to 2011), The X Factor UK (from 2004 to 2007 and from 2013 to 2017), and America's Got Talent (from 2007 to 2019). She has also written several books about her life and career.

Sharon has since become a successful entrepreneur with her own clothing line called “The Sharon Collection”. In addition, she is an active philanthropist who has been involved with numerous charities including Women in Need, the Eilat-Eilot Renewable Energy Initiative, and the Elton John AIDS Foundation.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1952</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Sharon Osbourne is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On October 9, 1952, Sharon Osbourne was born in London, England.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1972</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Marries Ozzy Osbourne</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Sharon marries her husband and future rock star, Ozzy Osbourne. </p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2002</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">The Osbournes Debuts on MTV</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">The reality show The Osbournes debuts on MTV, featuring Sharon and the rest of the Osbourne family.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2008</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">X Factor Judge</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Sharon becomes a judge on the UK's version of The X Factor.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2012</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">America's Got Talent Judge</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Sharon joins the cast of America's Got Talent as a judge.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">"Mrs. O Rocks" Tour</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Sharon embarks on a solo tour called “Mrs. O Rocks”.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Becomes Host of The Talk</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Becomes the permanent host of the CBS daytime talk show The Talk.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> She's a Fearless Leader</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Sharon Osbourne is a fearless leader. She has been an advocate for many causes, such as animal rights and women’s rights. She is also an outspoken advocate for mental health awareness and suicide prevention.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> She's a Great Entertainer</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Sharon Osbourne is a great entertainer. She has appeared on multiple television shows, such as The X Factor, Britain’s Got Talent and The Talk. Her wit and humour make her an entertaining guest wherever she goes.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> She's an Inspiration to Others</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Sharon Osbourne is an inspiration to others. She is always willing to lend her support to those in need and has mentored many people over the years. Her strength and determination are admirable qualities that many can learn from.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Started Her Career as a Music Manager</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Sharon Osbourne started her career managing her husband's ba&ndash;d, Black Sabbath, and has since gone on to manage other bands such as Motley Crue and Ozzy Osbourne.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Created the Reality Show "The Osbournes"</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Sharon Osbourne is responsible for creating one of the first reality shows, "The Osbournes". The show ran for four seasons and was an instant hit.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Hosted "America's Got Talent" for Ten Years</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Sharon Osbourne hosted "America's Got Talent" for ten years, from 2003 to 2012. She is credited with helping the show become one of the highest rated programs on television.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Is A Breast Cancer Survivor</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2002, Sharon Osbourne was diagnosed with breast cancer and underwent a double mastectomy. She is now a vocal advocate for breast cancer awareness.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Inducted into the UK Music Hall of Fame</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2006, Sharon Osbourne was inducted into the UK Music Hall of Fame for her work in the music industry. She is the first non-musician to be inducted in the Hall of Fame.</p></div>


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