Zorana Barger – Everything About Sonny Barger’s Wife

Zorana Barger (born 13th October 1958) was the wife of the late Sonny Barger, the famed outlaw biker who was one of the founding members of the California chapter of the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club. The 65-year-old Zorana Barger is an American executive producer, writer, and bike enthusiast.

Zorana’s marriage to Barger in 2005 made her his fourth wife, and they were together until his demise in 2022. Sony was buried on the 24th of September, 2022, in Stockton, California, at the 99 Speedway on North Wilson Way. Get more insight into Zorana’s life here.

Summary of Zorana Barger’s Biography

  • Full name: Zorana Barger
  • Nickname: Zorana
  • Gender: Female
  • Date of Birth: 13th October 1957
  • Date of Birth: 65 years old
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Nationality: American
  • Zodiac Sign: Libra
  • Sexual Orientation: Straight
  • Religion: Christianity
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Zorana Barger’s Husband: Sonny Barger
  • Zorana Barger’s Parents in Law: Kathryn Carmella Barger and  Ralph Hubert Barger
  • Zorana Barger’s Height in Inches: 5’6 feet
  • Zorana Barger’s Height in Centimetres: 170cm
  • Zoran Barger’s Weight: 60kg
  • Body measurements in centimeters: 132 lbs
  • Zorana Barger’s Net worth: $500k-959k USD
  • Famous For: Being the wife of Sonny Barger

Zorana Barger Was Born in Los Angeles

Zorana Barger 65 was born in Los Angeles, United State of America. She attended one of the local schools in her hometown before she proceeded to college. However, there isn’t much information about her family background, relatives, and siblings. She seems like a very private person as she is not on any social media platforms.

Similarly, there isn’t much information about her career choice, but she has a great passion for bikes and motorcycles just like her husband. According to reports, Zorana made her debut as a producer in 2013 when she assisted in the production of the motorcycle-themed action film, Dead in 5 Heartbeats. She also co-authored and co-created the book, ‘Lil Bike Crew’ which is a four-part children’s book series.

Zorana Met Sonny Barger in the Early 2000s and got Famous Thereof

Zorana Barger and Sonny Barger met in the early 2000s before they got married on the 25th of June, 2005. However, this wasn’t Sonny Barger’s first marriage, as he had married three women earlier before meeting Zorana.

His first wife, Elsie Mar, passed away on the 1st of February 1967 from an embolism. Embolism is a medical condition that happens when an artery is blocked as a result of a foreign body, such as a blood clot or an air bubble.

After Elsie’s death, Sonny got engaged to Sharon GrudIke, a former beauty queen from Livermore, in 1969, and they got married in 1973 while he was in Folsom Prison. However, the relationship ended, and Sonny Barger got involved with Noel, who later joined Sonny Barger’s motorcycle group, Hells Angels.

She Was Sonny Barger’s 4th and Last Wife

The duo got into a serious domestic dispute, and that led to their separation, which brought Zorana Barger into his life. Zorana Barger was his fourth wife, and they were together for eighteen years before he died in June 2022 after his battle with Cancer.

Before his death, Zorana Barger was fond of embarking on long drives with her husband on the bike as she is passionate about motorbikes. Sonny loved Zorana, and he often shared pictures of them together during their wedding anniversary on his social media platforms.

How Many Children Do Zorana and Sonny Barger Have?

Zorana Barger - Everything About Sonny Barger's Wife

Zorana and Sonny Barger did not have any children before the passing away of Sonny Barger. Similarly, Sonny’s previous relationships did not give him any children either. He does not have any biological children, and this was confirmed by his sister, Shirley Rogers.

However, there was news of a certain Williams James Barger, who was found to be involved in multiple crimes and was found claiming to be the son of Sonny Barger. Shirley Rogers, however, summarily refuted this claim and many others.

The Vernon County Sheriff, Ron Peckman, also confirmed that Williams has been lying about being the son of Sonny Barger to legitimize his local recruiting efforts and endeavors and then threaten others. Shirley Rogers had said the incident was not new to her because many individuals have claimed to be the child of her brother.

Get to Know Zorana Barger’s Husband, Sonny Barger 

Sonny Barger was known for being the founding member of the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club, where he went on to become the club’s national president and played a major role in shaping its public image. He was also known for his roles in some movies and TV series.

However, before he became the celebrity biker he is remembered for today, Sonny Barger had a rough childhood as his mother left him when he was just four, and he had to be working from a tender age. A few years later, he was jailed for being in possession of marijuana and using the same in 1963. Similarly, in 1966 Sonny was also imprisoned for assaulting someone with a deadly weapon.

Sonny Barger Authored a Couple of Books Before He Died of Cancer on June 5th, 2022

Sonny Barger authored quite a number of books, including ‘Hell’s Angel-The Life and Times of Sonny Barger’ and the ‘Hell’s Angels Motorcycle Club’. He had also made appearances on screen, most especially in the 1967 film Hells Angels on Wheels, and also he acted as Lenny “The Pimp” Janowitz in the Sons of Anarchy and four more movies. In 2013, Zorana Barger came out as a producer and assisted her husband in producing the motorcycle-themed action movie Dead in Five Heartbeats.

Zorana Barger - Everything About Sonny Barger's Wife

He was diagnosed with throat cancer in 1982 as he was a notorious smoker for years, resulting in his vocal cords being removed, and he had to learn how to vocalize using the muscle in his esophagus. In 2012, he was diagnosed with Prostate cancer, a result of which he had surgery that resulted in his prostate being removed completely from his body. He died on the 25th of June 2022 after he battled with Liver Cancer.

The Sun has it that Sonny left a note on Facebook, ‘I’ve lived a long and good life filled with adventure. And I’ve had the privilege to be part of an amazing club. I passed peacefully after a brief battle with cancer”. 

Chidiebube has been writing and editing articles on movies, entertainment and other juicy things for several years. When he is not writing, he spends time outdoors, lost in the beauty of nature or simply travelling around the world. Thank goodness he can do the later with any internet-enabled device


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