Alice Young Wiki, Age (Neil deGrasse Tyson’s Wife) Bio, Family & Facts

Alice Young

Alice Young (born in 1958) is an American Wine Enthusiast, Mathematical Physicist, Famous Personality, and Celebrity wife from New York City, New York. She recently gained huge media attention for being the Spouse of Neil deGrasse Tyson.

He is an American astrophysicist, author, and science communicator. Furthermore, Neil is working as a Director of the Hayden Planetarium at the Rose Center for Earth and Space since 1996.

Alice Young American Wine Enthusiast, Mathematical Physicist, Famous Personality, and Celebrity Spouse

In 1997, Tyson founded the Department of Astrophysics in the American Museum of Natural History. Moreover, the astrophysicist started working as a research associate in the department in 2003.

As an author, he penned monthly essays in the Universe column for Natural History magazine from 1995 to 2005. Later, Tyson hosted the show “NOVA ScienceNow” on PBS from 2006 to 2011.

Some of his recent works are StarTalk & its spinoff and Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. In 2019, the estimated Neil deGrasse Tyson’s Net worth is $5 million US Dollars, as of 2019.


Neil deGrasse Tyson Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Neil DeGrasse accused of various sexual advances by four different women. These allegations were made during November and December 2018. Firstly, a lady named Thchiya Amet El Maat blamed him of raping with the help of a rape drug.

She said the incident took place in 1984 when they both were graduate students at UT Austin. Later, Katelyn Allers accused Neil of touching her inappropriately at a 2009 American Astronomical Society gathering.

Alice Young's spouse Neil deGrasse Tyson released from sexual misconduct charges and will continue working as a director of the Hayden Planetarium

She is a professor at Bucknell University. The third woman was Ashley Watson who also worked with Tyson as his assistant on Cosmos. She alleged that he made many sexual advances in 2018.

Hence, she resigned from the position days later. In fact, another lady (name not available) also accused Neil of similar charges. However, astrophysicist denied all the charges and claimed that he didn’t touch anyone with wrong intentions.

In a Facebook post, Neil also said that his actions were misunderstood but Tyson apologized for any offense. Then, the author was kept under intense investigation by the producers of Cosmos, Fox, National Geographic, and the Museum of Natural History.

Recently, it was revealed that Tyson will keep his post in the Hayden Planetarium after an investigation. In fact, the museum officials also claimed that they will not comment any further as it is a confidential personnel matter.


Personal Affairs, Husband & Children

A 61-years-old Alice Young is a married woman. She tied the knot with her husband “Neil deGrasse Tyson” in 1988. Their wedding ceremony was a lavish affair and many people came to give them blessings.

According to a source, the couple first met in a physics class. They were both students at the University of Texas at Austin. Soon, Young and Tyson began dating each other privately. The pair also has two children together.

Alice Young wiki and bio

Neil deGrasse Tyson’s spouse gave birth to their first child i.e. a daughter “Miranda Tyson”. She was named after the smallest of Uranus’ five major moons. Later, the couple welcomed their younger kid, a son named Travis Tyson.

Currently, Alice and her family live in the Tribeca neighborhood of Lower Manhattan in a beautiful home.


Trivia & Quick Info

Real Full Birth NameAlice Young.
Nick nameAlice.
ProfessionWine Enthusiast.
Famous forBeing the Wife of Neil deGrasse Tyson (American astrophysicist, author, and science communicator).
Age (As of 2019)61 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday1958.
Birthplace/HometownTexas, USA.
Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)Straight.
EthnicityWhite Caucasian Descent.
Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)not available.
Current ResidenceTribeca neighborhood of Lower Manhattan, New Yor, USA.
Social Media Account StatsInstagram: NA.
Twitter: --
Facebook: --
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5' 10".
Centimeters: 178 cm.
Meters: 1.78 m.
WeightKilograms: 75 Kg.
Pounds: 165 lbs.
Bra Size36B.
Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)38-32-40.
Shoe Size (UK)7.
Tattoo details?NA.
Eye ColorBrown.
Hair ColorDark Brown.
ParentsFather: Name not Known.
Mother: --
SiblingsBrother: Not Known.
Sister: 1 sis.
Famous RelativesGrandparents:
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusMarried since 1988.
Dating History?Love Affair with her boyfriend Neil.
BoyfriendWill Update.
Husband/Spouse NameNeil deGrasse Tyson.
SonTravis Tyson.
DaughterMiranda Tyson.
Highest QualificationGraduate.
SchoolDoctor of Philosophy.
Alma Mater.1. The University of Texas at Austin.
2. Rice University.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Tom Hanks.
Actress: Meryl Streep.
Dream Holiday DestinationAustralia.
Favorite ColorRed.
Love to doReading.
Favorite FoodItalian Cuisine.
Net worth (approx.)Under Revision (As of 2019).
Salary, Income & Earnings--
Contact Details
Mobile or Phone Number--
Office AddressNA.
Official WebsiteNone.
Home DetailsWill Update.
Email AddressNot found.


Some Lesser Known Facts about Alice Young

Alice Young with her husband Neil deGrasse Tyson (American astrophysicist, author, and science communicator)

  • Wikipedia: Neil deGrasse Tyson’s wife, Alice Young was born in 1958 (age 61 years old as of 2019) in Texas, The United States of America.
  • The internet has no information about her parents, siblings, childhood, and early life. But we will update you soon.
  • After completing high school, she admitted at Rice University and completed her undergraduate degree there.
  • Furthermore, Alice graduated from The University of Texas in 1985.
  • She received her Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematical Physics.
  • As of profession, she worked as a wine enthusiast and has a huge collection of different types of wines.
  • Her collections also featured in the May 2000 issue of the Wine Spectator.

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  • Later in 2005, the wine collection also bagged a space in the Spring 2005 issue of The World of Fine Wine.
  • She stands quite tall as her partner Neil deGrasse Tyson who is 1.88 meters and Alice Young’s height is 5 Feet 10 Inches (178 centimeters tall).
  • According to a source, the mathematical physicist weighs around 75 kilograms (165 pounds) but maintains her healthy figure with Yoga and other forms of exercise.



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