The first entrepreneur to be hired on national television at the conclusion of the first season of Donald Trump’s reality business show, The Apprentice, Bill Rancic was born May 16, 1971 in Chicago, Ill. He remains part of the Trump Organization and fills in as judge when needed on the show.
Rancic married E! News anchor Giuliana DePandi in September 2007. Two years later, the Style Network showcased their quest to start a family on the reality series Giuliana & Bill. After several failed IVF attempts and a miscarriage, the couple announced in April 2012 that they were expecting their first child via gestational surrogate. Baby Edward Duke Rancic was born August 29, 2012 in Denver, Colo.