Bernie Smilovitz is a sports journalist and director at WDIV-TV in Detroit. He has been active in Detroit’s sports scene since 1986. Smilovitz’s journalism career has spanned many decades and he has achieved a high reputation as one of the most influential sports journalists in the world.
Bernie Smilovitz’s career skyrocketed when he relocated to Detroit in 1986. Since his career debut, he has been delivering exclusive stories and analyses of the local sports landscape.
In October 2023, Bernie Smilovitz has been struck by tragedy. He lost his wife, Donna Rockwell Smilovitz. His wife died on October 7, 2023. She died at age 66, of a sudden blood clot.
Bernie Smilovitz health: What illness does Bernie Smilovitz have?
As of October 2023, Bernie Smilovitz is well, healthy and active. However, he admitted to being sick in the past. For example, during the era when COVID-19 was ravaging many countries, Smilovitz admitted that he suffered from COVID-19 for two weeks. Currently, he is well and active.