<%= render :partial => '/v9/shared/analytics'

Paula Deen

Cook + Cooking Show Host + Restaurateur + Author
Born Jan 19, 1947

Paula Hiers Deen Y'all is an American cook, cooking show host, restaurateur, author, actress and Emmy Award-winning television personality. Deen Y'all resides in Savannah, Georgia, where she owns and operates The Lady & Sons restaurant with her sons, Jamie and Bobby Deen. She has published five cookbooks. Though married in 2004 to Michael Groover, she uses the surname Deen, from her first marriage.… Read More

related links


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Paula Deen.


1947 Birth Born on January 19, 1947.


1989 42 Years Old In 1989, she divorced her husband, Jimmy Deen, to whom she had been married since 1965. … Read More
1991 44 Years Old Deen's home business, The Bag Lady, soon outgrew her kitchen. She first moved into the Best Western on Savannah's southside on Abercorn Street in 1991 with a restaurant called The Lady.
1996 49 Years Old In January 1996, Deen opened her restaurant, The Lady & Sons, in downtown Savannah, on West Congress Street. … Read More


1997 - 2002 4 More Events
2004 57 Years Old 1 More Event
…  Though married in 2004 to Michael Groover, she uses the surname Deen, from her first marriage. … Read More
2005 58 Years Old Deen made her film debut in Elizabethtown, starring Orlando Bloom and Kirsten Dunst in 2005. … Read More
2006 59 Years Old Paula's Party premiered on the Food Network in 2006 and Paula's Best Dishes debuted on June 8, 2008. … Read More


2007 60 Years Old In June 2007, Deen won a Daytime Emmy Awards (Outstanding Lifestyle Host) for Paula's Home Cooking.
2010 63 Years Old In October 2010, she was selected as the Grand Marshal of the Tournament of Roses Parade, and presided over the 2011 Rose Parade before the Rose Bowl Game on January 1, 2011. … Read More
2012 65 Years Old On January 17, 2012, Deen announced that she had been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes three years before. … Read More
As of June 2013, the Paula Deen Buffet does not appear on Harrah's Tunica Casino's website list of restaurants. … Read More
2014 67 Years Old It was announced that on September 24, 2014 Paula will unveil her very own network. … Read More
2015 68 Years Old 1 More Event
On March 11, 2015, it was announced that Paula Deen had officially kicked off her comeback with the launch of the all-new Paula Deen Channel on Roku.
Original Authors of this text are noted on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paula_Deen.
Text is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.