People revealed on Wednesday that mechanical engineer and TV host Bill Nye has married journalist and author Liza Mundy. The couple married in a ceremony in the Haupt Garden of the Castle Building at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington DC last month.
Bill Nye and Liza Mundy getting married at the Smithsonian Castle, photographed by Pete Souza. It’s a lot of everything.
Bill Nye and Liza Mundy getting married at the Smithsonian Castle, photographed by Pete Souza. It’s a lot of everything. https://t.co/uLZOhCKPoJ
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The event was attended by the bride’s daughter, Anna, Bill’s brother, Darby, and his best friend, Brian. The couple also danced to What a Wonderful World. Mundy was seen in a sleeveless satin dress with a mermaid necklace, and Nye chose a black tuxedo and cufflinks from his father for the occasion.
Everything that is known about Bill Nye’s wife
Liza Mundy is a renowned journalist and author. She gained recognition for her book Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II.
The book focuses on those women who worked and contributed together during World War II. It received decent reviews and sold over 200,000 copies. It was later translated into several languages.
She is also famous for being the author of Michelle: A Biography, the story of former First Lady Michelle Obama. She also wrote The Richer Sex, which talked about what led to the growing economic power of women.
Mundy has appeared on various television shows such as The Colbert Report, The Today Show, Good Morning America, CBS This Morning, and others. She is a Senior Fellow of New America and has received fellowships from the Japan Society, the Marine Biological Laboratory, and the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.
Timeline of Bill Nye and Liza Mundy’s relationship
Mundy and Nye first bonded when Mundy mentioned Nye’s mother in his book (Image via Monica Schipper/Getty Images)
Bill Nye and Liza Mundy met when the latter wrote about her mother, Jacqueline Jenkins-Nye, in her critically acclaimed book Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II.
The pair struck up an email conversation, and this is where their relationship began. Liza is a resident of Arlington, Virginia.
Nye was previously married to musician Blair Tindall in February 2006, but her marriage license was deemed invalid within seven weeks. Bill later acquired a restraining order against Blair in 2007 when she stole items from her home. Tindall reportedly violated the order, and Nye sued him for $57,000 in attorney fees.
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Bill is primarily known as the host of the science education show Bill Nye the Science Guy. The show was a huge hit with the audience and won several accolades.
Nye has also appeared on other TV shows like Dancing with the Stars and The Big Bang Theory. He also gained recognition for his appearance on the Netflix show Bill Nye Saves the World.