A couple of blocks away from the Upper West Side home of radio’s king of raunch, Howard Stern, his Torah-scholar daughter sits in her ankle-length skirt and recites a blessing. Emily Stern, 32, couldn’t have a life more different from her famous father’s. Howard Stern with his first wife. Howard Stern has opened up about the breakup of his year marriage, a subject the shock jock has been extremely reluctant to publicly discuss. "My marriage ending blew my mind," Stern said in a new Rolling Stone interview. "I was upset that I failed and let down my family, my kids, my ex-wife. It. Alison Berns was an American actress and a television/radio host. She made a name for herself as the ex-wife of a famous radio host, director, .