Did Nancy Brinker Undergo Plastic Surgery? Cancer Update

Did Nancy Brinker Undergo Plastic Surgery? Cancer Update

Has Nancy Brinker ever undergone plastic surgery? If you would love to read more about her husband and net worth, stay tuned with us.

Nancy is the incumbent goodwill ambassador for cancer control at World Health Organization (WHO). She has been running Susan G. Komen Foundation for breast cancer research. She founded it in 1982 following her sister’s untimely death.

Did Nancy Brinker Undergo Plastic Surgery?

No, Nancy Brinker did not undergo plastic surgery. But, she had reconstructive breast surgery back in the late-1980s. She also went through a preventive hysterectomy to beat cancer.

Do you know? Brinker had had cordial three breast lumps in her body. She did not take it seriously when she found the third lump in the left side of her breast. Later, her doctor confirmed that she had cancer after seeing her biopsy report in January 1984.

In an interview, Brinker said that “she sobbed after diagnosing with breast cancer.” She also added, “It’s like someone stabbed her with a knife from behind.” Also, her husband said that “it was like the rerun of a nightmare after his first wife died of ovarian cancer.”

Brinker went through a modified radical mastectomy after having a chemotherapy check for almost five years. It was like a mixture of fatigue with nausea during the medical test, she said.

Last but not least, Nancy overcame her fear after beating breast cancer. Her doctor said that there were no signs of the deadly disease in her report. Likewise, she said that her son, Eric played a vital role while battling her tumor.

Who is Nancy Brinker Husband?

Nancy Brinker’s first husband, Robert, an executive manager at Neiman Marcus Group, Inc. They married in a small and private wedding ceremony. Later, they dissolved their marriage with divorce papers and custody of their son, Eric, in 1978.

Brinker’s second husband was Norman E. Brinker, an American restaurateur and founder of Brinker International, Inc. The couple met for the first time in 1981 and eventually realized that they were meant to be.

The two walked down the aisle in a traditional Christian wedding ceremony on 14th February 1981. However, they amicably divorced following 20 years of marriage in 2000. After the divorce, Norman remained a close advisor to Nancy’s foundation.

How Much is Nancy Brinker Net Worth in 2021?

Nancy Brinker boasts a whopping net worth of $5 million in 2021. She currently receives an annual salary of $47.1 thousand as a goodwill ambassador for cancer control of WHO.

Brinker previously worked as the 23rd United States ambassador to Hungary from 2001 to 2003. She also served as the 30th chief of protocol of the United States from 2007 to 2009.