John Gray Biography
John Gray, Ph.D., is the author of Mars and Venus on a Date, a follow-up to his phenomenal bestselling book
Men Are from Mars, Women Are from
Venus, which has sold more than 6 million copies in the United States and millions more in
40 languages around the world. Gray is also the author of the bestselling Mars and Venus
in the Bedroom, Mars and Venus Together Forever, Men, Women and Relationships, What
Your Mother Couldn't Tell You and Your Father Didn't Know, the recently published
Venus in Love, and the star of a CD-ROM version of Men Are from Mars, Women Are from
An internationally regarded expert in the field of communication, relationships and
personal growth, Dr. Gray's focus is assisting men and women in understanding, respecting
and appreciating their differences. Over the past quarter century he has conducted public
and private seminars with a total of more than a million participants. In his highly
acclaimed books and in his popular weekend seminar, "Men, Women and
Relationships," Gray entertains and inspires his audiences with practical insights
and easy-to-use techniques that they can apply to enrich their relationships immediately.
Gray is happily married to Bonnie Gray and has three
daughters -- Laren, Julie and Shannon. He not only understands first-hand the principles
of successful marriage,
he's also experienced the serious problems that can trouble
any union, having previously married and divorced.
Gray lived as a monk for nine years, which helped him to learn about solitude and
serenity. He studied for many years with the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi and received both his
B.A. and his M.A. in Creative Intelligence from Maharishi European Research University. In
1982 received his doctorate in psychology and human sexuality from Columbia Pacific
John Gray is a popular speaker on the national lecture circuit and makes frequent
appearances on television and radio programs to discuss his work. Gray has been
interviewed on The Oprah Winfrey Show, Donahue, Good Morning America, Eye to Eye With
Connie Chung, CNBC and CNN, as well as on countless local television and radio programs
across the country. He has been profiled in USA Today and People magazine, and is
regularly quoted in Cosmopolitan, Glamour and other popular magazines.
This biography was last updated on 07/19/2011.
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