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Todd Chrisley biography: 13 things about businessman born in Georgia

Professionally known as Todd Chrisley, Michael Todd Chrisley was born in Georgia, United States to Gene Raymond Chrisley and Faye Chrisley. Todd has two brothers namely Randy Chrisley and Derrick Chrisley.

Derrick died in 1971. He was only 4 months old.

Todd was raised in Westminster, South Carolina, USA and he has five children. Here are 13 more things about him:

  1. In 1989, his high school sweetheart Teresa Terry gave birth to their daughter Lindsie Chrisley.
  2. In 1990, he married Terry. In 1991, she gave birth to their son Kyle Chrisley in South Carolina, USA
  3. In 1992, Terry filed a domestic abuse complaint against him and accused him of battering her, which he denied. She later dropped the domestic violence case.
  4. In 1994, Terry left his house, accused him of unlawful abduction and filed a domestic violence case against him.
  5. In April 1996, his divorce from Terry was finalized. On May 25, 1996, he married Julie Chrisley. Days after the wedding, she gave birth to their son Chase Chrisley in South Carolina.
  6. In 1997, Julie gave birth to their daughter Savannah Chrisley.
  7. In 2000, he moved to Atlanta, Georgia.
  8. In 2006, Julie gave birth to their son Grayson Chrisley in Georgia.
  9. In 2012, he sued Terry for $1 million in child support and lost the case. 
  10. He appeared in the reality television series “Chrisley Knows Best“, which premiered on the USA Network on March 11, 2014, along with his wife Julie and their children.
  11. On August 12, 2019, a grand jury indicted him and Julie for charges of tax evasion. On August 14, 2019, he and his wife pleaded not guilty. On October 8, 2019, the Georgia Department of Revenue officially exonerated him and his wife of the $2 million claim related to their state taxes between 2008 and 2016.
  12. He and Julie were accused of exaggerating their earnings to banks to borrow more than $30 million. Their trial started on May 17, 2022. On June 7, 2022, he and Julie were each convicted of conspiracy to commit bank fraud, bank fraud and conspiracy to defraud the U.S. He was also convicted of tax fraud and Julie was convicted of wire fraud.
  13. He was 53 years old when Judge Eleanor L. Ross sentenced him on November 21, 2022 to 12 years in prison with three years of supervised release and Julie to seven years in prison and three years of supervised release.

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