Mary Berry Age, Husband, Kids, Family, Biography, Net worth & More

Mary Berry

Mary Berry (born March 24, 1935) is a British TV Presenter and Food Writer from Bath (United Kingdom). In fact, she has written more than 75 books in her career. Her real name is Mary Rosa Alleyne Hunnings. The name of Ms. Hunnings first book is “The Hamlyn All Colour Cookbook (1970)”. Her best-selling book is the “Baking Bible” (2009).

Mary Berry Food Writer

On the other hand, she hosted different cookery based TV shows. Furthermore, Mary is a contributor to the Saturday Hour and Woman’s Kitchen. She has also judged “The Great British Bake-off” reality show aired on BBC since 2010.

Moreover, she inspired to start her career in cooking from her Domestic Science class. Her teacher Ms. Date supported her to be a cook. Mary first dish created during her class is treacle sponge pudding. Her father appreciated her cooking skills.


Profile, Parents & Early Life

This Food Expert was born on the 24th of March 1935 in Bath, United Kingdom (UK). Now, Mary Berry’s age is 83 years old. Furthermore, she is the daughter of Alleyne William Steward Berry (father) and Marjorie Berry (mother). Her dad served as the Mayor of Bath in 1952 and involved in the establishment of the University of Bath.

Mary Berry Biography

However, Mary’s mom died in 2011. She suffered from polio at the age of 13 and hospitalized for three months. Apart from that, Mary attended Bath High School. She earned a degree in Institutional Management and Catering from Bath Institute of Management.

Later on, Ms. Berry went to France to attend Le Cordon School. In 1966, Mary married to Paul John March Hunnings. Meanwhile, they have three children Thomas Alleyne March Hunnings, Annabel Mary March Hunnings, and William John March Hunnings. Though, William died in a car accident in 1989.

Mary Berry English TV Personality

Full Birth NameMary Rosa Alleyne Hunnings.
Nick nameMary.
ProfessionTV Presenter & Food Writer.
Age (As of 2018)Eighty-three (83) years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), BirthdayMarch 24, 1935.
Birthplace/HometownBath (United Kingdom, UK).
Zodiac SignAries.
Current ResidenceBath (United Kingdom, UK).
Famous forWriting the bestseller cook book “Baking Bible” (2009).
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5' 4".
Centimeters: 163 cm.
Meters: 1.63 m.
WeightKilograms: 60 Kg.
Pounds: 132 lbs.
Bra Size33B.
Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)34-25-34.
Shoe Size (US)7.
Tattoo details?None.
Eye ColorBlack.
Hair ColorBlonde.
ParentsFather: Alleyne William Steward Berry.
Mother: Marjorie Berry.
SiblingsBrother: Not Known.
Sister: None.
Famous RelativesN/A.
Husband & Relationship
Marital StatusMarried (Since 1966).
Dating History?N/A.
BoyfriendNot Known.
Husband/Spouse NamePaul John March Hunnings.
SonThomas Alleyne March Hunnings & William John March Hunnings (Dead).
DaughterAnnabel Mary March Hunnings.
Highest Qualification1. Graduate in Institutional Management and Catering from Bath Institute of Management.
SchoolBath High School.
College/ University1. Bath Institute of Management.
2. Le Cordon School.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Robert Downey.
Actress: Jennifer Aniston.
Dream Holiday DestinationNew Zealand & Paris.
Favorite ColorBlack.
Love to doShopping, and Traveling.
Favorite Food Fries, and Salad.
Net worth
Net Asset (approx.)$2 Million US Dollars (As of 2018).
EarningsWill Update.
Contact Details
Office AddressNot Known
Home DetailsNA.
Mobile or Phone NumberNot Known.
Email AddressWill update soon.


Some Lesser Known Facts about Mary Berry (Food Writer)

Mary Berry Net worth & Wealth

  • Mary’s first job is at the Bath electricity board showroom.
  • Then, Paul’s spouse worked for the Dutch Dairy Bureau.
  • She joined as recipe tester at the Benson’s PR firm.
  • In fact, the 83-year-old cooked for Flour Advisory Board and The Egg Council.
  • After that, she becomes the editor of Housewife magazine.
  • She appointed as the Bath Spa University’s first president in 2012.

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Mary Berry Awards & Honors

  • At the same time, Ms. Berry featured in two shows such as Mary Berry Cooks and The Great British Food Revival.
  • Furthermore, she is honored with the Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBS) award for her contribution in culinary arts.
  • She opened Chesham Grammar School Food Tech kitchen in the September 2017.
  • Mary is the presenter of BBC One shows Mary Berry’s Country House Secrets.
  • Additionally, she has also received “Outstanding Achievement Award” by Specsavers National Book Awards in the year 2015.




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