Ethan Zohn

Reality Series Contestant + Soccer Player + Humanitarian
Born Nov 12, 1973

Ethan Zohn, or "Ethan Z" as he is more commonly called, is an American professional soccer player, and a reality television series contestant who won $1,000,000 on Survivor: Africa, the third season of the reality TV series Survivor. He also appeared on the All-Stars edition of the show. After winning Survivor he co-founded Grassroot Soccer, which uses soccer to raise money and awareness to fight HIV/AIDS.… Read More

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1973 Birth Born on November 12, 1973.


2003 29 Years Old Zohn began dating fellow Survivor champion Jenna Morasca after her victory on Survivor: The Amazon in 2003. … Read More


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In 2005, Zohn began to co-host the Metro Soccer Report (later renamed MSG Soccer Report) on the MSG Network, a weekly show dedicated to New York Red Bulls (formerly MetroStars) of Major League Soccer. … Read More
2006 32 Years Old In October 2006, Zohn appeared on an episode of the VH1 series Celebrity Paranormal Project. … Read More
2008 34 Years Old In 2008, Zohn hosted Earth Tripping, a six-episode TV series, in which he demonstrated how to be "an earth-friendly traveler", and shows viewers "how to employ new, natural and environmentally conscious methods when they travel". … Read More
Zohn is Jewish and was born in Lexington, Massachusetts. On April 30, 2009, Zohn was diagnosed with a rare type of cancer called CD20-positive Hodgkin's lymphoma.
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Zohn received a "clean CT scan" in late April 2010 and remained in remission for nearly 20 months.
2011 37 Years Old In September 2011, Ethan confirmed that the cancer had returned in his chest.
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In February 2013, Zohn and Morasca confirmed that they had amicably ended their relationship.


2015 41 Years Old On July 21, 2015, Zohn announced his engagement to New York City interior designer Lisa Heywood.
2016 42 Years Old On July 16, 2016 Ethan Zohn and Lisa Heywood were married on Saturday night in North Bennington, Vermont in a Jewish ceremony. … Read More
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