Sophia Strahan biography- Twin Daughter of Michael Strahan

Who is Sophia Strahan?

After divorcing Wanda Hutchins, Michael married Jean Muggli, with whom he had twin daughters- Isabella Strahan and Sophia Strahan. She is the youngest child of Michael Strahan.

Sophia inherited her mother’s beauty and her father’s athleticism. She is an auburn hair beauty who is an eager equestrian.

The youngest daughter of Michael has participated in various equestrian competitions with her horse, Zeus.

Let’s have a look at the life of Sophia Strahan.

Sophia Strahan biography
Sophia Strahan biography

Quick Facts

Full NameSophia Strahan
BirthdayOctober 28, 2004
Age18 years old
Sun signScorpio
TraitsPositive: Determined, ambitious, loyal, and honest
Negative: Jealous, secretive, and resentful
BirthplaceBrentwood, California, USA
Currently residingManhattan, NY, USA
Nationality American
ParentsMichael Strahan,
Jean Muggli
GrandparentsGene Strahan,
Louise Strahan
SiblingsTanita Strahan,
Michael Strahan Jr,
Isabella Strahan
Marital statusSingle
ChildrenNot applicable
EducationCape Fear Academy
ProfessionPlays volleyball for School,
Net WorthNo information
Social MediaInstagram
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorDark brown
Height5 ft 5 inches (164cm)

Early life

Childhood photo of Isabella and Sophia Strahan with mother Jean Muggli
Childhood photo of Isabella and Sophia Strahan with mother, Jean Muggli

Sophia was born on October 28, 2004, to Michael Strahan from his second wife, Jean Muggli. Sophia has a twin sister Isabella. Both of them were born in Brentwood, California, USA.

Since Sophia was born on October 28, her sun sign is Scorpio. People with this zodiac sign are brave, loyal, honest, and determined. In addition, people with this sun sign are born leaders and often crave power.

As the daughter of a celebrity, Sophia’s birth grabbed a lot of attention, especially because she was a twin. 

Unfortunately, the kid had to go through a rough patch in her life when their parents divorced two years after her birth. Michael and Jean filed for divorce in the year 2006.

Sophia Strahan image
Sophia Strahan Image

It was a rough one that made news all over the media. Her parents were throwing accusations at each other and fighting for the custody of the daughter. Jean accused Sophia’s father of domestic violence following an argument about cash. 

Even though she was just two years old, the divorce must have taken a toll on Michael and Sophie, which unwillingly must have affected the energy needed for a toddler’s upbringing.

The court gave joint custody to the parents of Sophia Strahan. However, Michael and Jean again made headlines in 2020 when Michael filed for the primary custody of Isabella and Sophia Strahan. He accused Jean of physically and verbally abusing the twins. 

Additionally, he mentioned that she failed to bring court-ordered therapy sessions, volleyball, and horseback-riding games.

Jean accused Michael of not paying her the child support money he owed. 

Sophia Strahan with Isabella Strahan brother Michael Strahan jr and father Michael Strahan
Sophia Strahan with father and siblings

Sophia Strahan has black-colored eyes, and her hair is curly and dark brown. She is slim and has an attractive appearance. Since she is of mixed race, she has an exotic look and fair skin tone.

Further, she has also been photographed at exclusive celebrity events and in exotic locations where she has vacationed with her family.

Sophia is currently a high school student.

Sophia and her famous father have made many public appearances in the past.

In 2018 and 2019, she appeared with him and her twin sister on Strahan and Sara Show’s orange carpet. In addition, she also posed for Parade Magazine in 2014 along with her father and her half-brother, Michael Strahan Junior.

Related: Biography of the eldest daughter of Michael Strahan- Tanita Strahan


Michael Strahan (father)

Michael with his daughters

Sophia is American football player Michael’s youngest daughter, and they share a tremendous father-daughter bond.

Michael Strahan has a net worth of USD 85 million, and he makes sure to meet all the demands of his dearest daughter while providing her with a good upbringing.

In addition to his 15 years long NFL career with the New York Giants, he has also worked in the TV industry. He has served as a football analyst on Fox NFL and is also well known as a co-host of Good Morning America, for which he has won two daytime Emmy Awards.

Previously, Michael Strahan was married to Wanda Hutchins Strahan, with whom he has two older children. The couple divorced in 1996.

RELATED: Biography of Michael Strahan

Jean Muggli (mother)

Jean Muggli mother of Sophia Strahan

Sophia is the daughter of Jean Muggli. Her mother was born in Carson, North Dakota.

Her mother is Jean Muggli, Michael Strahan’s second wife. She met Michael at a spa where Jean worked for the first time.

Jean Muggli and Michael Strahan were married in 1999, and Jean gave birth to twin daughters five years later. Unfortunately, the couple went through a bitter divorce in 2006. After their divorce, Michael Strahan had to pay USD 18,000 per month in child support.

RELATED: Jean Muggli – The second wife of Michael Strahan

Sophia Strahan Siblings

Isabella Strahan (twin sister)

Isabella Strahan is Sophia’s twin sister. They are identical twins. She is an accomplished equestrian like her sister and has won blue ribbons in prestigious competitions.

Tanita Strahan (half-sibling)

Additionally, Sophia has an older half-sister and a half-brother. She has a half-sister named Tanita Strahan. She was born in 1992 and is an artist based in California, USA.

Michael Strahan Jr (half-sibling)

Likewise, Michael Strahan Junior is her older half-brother. He was born in 1995. Both Tanita and Michael are the children of Michael Strahan and Wanda Hutchins Strahan. On Good Morning America, he co-hosted with his father and has been praised for his outstanding performance as a co-host.

Sophia seems close to her siblings as she often posts pictures with them on her social media.

RELATED: Michael Strahan Jr- Son of Michael Strahan and Wanda Hutchins


Sophia seems very fond of horse riding and is a skilled equestrian. She has been a part of many horse-riding competitions and has also won many of them.

Sophia Strahan Horse riding
Sophia Strahan Horse riding

She participated in the Adult Amateur Individual Championship at the Tyron International Equestrian Centre in June 2019. Likewise, she has also won a silver medal in horse racing with a total score of 415, and her horse is named Zeus.

Talking about her performance, Sophia said,

“I tried this really tight turn, and that was kind of making me nervous, but it worked out, and then at the last jump, I pretended that there were 10 jumps left since I always mess up the last jump. But it actually turned out – it was good!”

Apart from her passion for horse riding, Sophia also enjoys dancing. Like her father, she enjoys playing sports.

Sophia Strahan Photo
Sophia Strahan Photo

After relocating to North Carolina with her mother, Sophia has been involved in many sports, such as beach volleyball and tennis.

Sophia Strahan Net worth

While Sophia’s exact net worth is unknown, it is to be noted that since she is the daughter of Michael Strahan, who has a net worth of $85 million, she enjoys a very lavish lifestyle. She often posts photos of her luxurious vacations with her family, expensive purchases, and jet-set lifestyle on her social media.

Strahan’s older children from his previous wife are known to remain outside the limelight and maintain a quieter social media presence. Unlike them, Sophia Strahan and her sister do not mind showing off their luxurious lifestyle on social media.

Sophia Strahan Instagram

Although Sophia does not like to step out in the public eye too often, she is active on Instagram and frequently posts her pictures on her account named “sophialstrahan.” The account has a total of 19000 followers.

In her account, she posts photos of her daily life, her solo pictures, and photos with her family members, her pets, and her beloved horse.

Sophia is also active on Snapchat; her username is “sstrahan92”.


While Sophia herself has not made any controversial headlines in the past, her parents have had their fair share of controversies.

Recently, Michael Strahan sued his ex-wife and Sophia’s mother, Jean Muggli, for mishandling his twin daughters. The two sisters currently live with their mom in her North Carolina home.

Michael Strahan and ex-wife Jean Muggle (Source- Wire Image

According to Strahan, Jean is guilty of “physically and emotionally abusing” the two girls and claims he has proof. Furthermore, he has stated that he will detail them in a sealed document in court.

Likewise, Michael Strahan has also filed a case for full custody of his two children and has mentioned that Jean will only have visitation rights.

On the other hand, Jean Muggli has blamed Michael for hiring private investigators to watch her. Still, Michael Strahan refuted such claims and said, “The notion that she is under surveillance is absurd and could never be proven.”

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Sophia has also been in the news recently, despite the controversial divorce and the blame game that is going on between her parents. On Memorial Day weekend, her father posted a viral video on social media showing him and his twin daughters cooking together in the kitchen.

In a similar fashion, Sophia is seen wearing a bikini in a recent photo she posted on social media. The photo was taken while Sophia was on vacation with her mother. She was complimented for her beauty and compared to her attractive mother.

Furthermore, Sophia and her sister Isabella posted a photo of them casually hanging out in their private jet, wearing matching braids and sweatshirts. The photo became very popular and made a lot of headlines.

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