Televangelist whose program, Success-N-Life, was popular during the 80's and 90's.
He built a small church in Farmers Branch, Texas called the World of Faith Family Church, in 1976.
By 1991, his religious program, Success-N-Life, which taught that all of life's hardships were the result of sin, was airing in 235 American TV markets and bringing in almost $80 million per year.
He was married to his first wife, Martha Phillips, from 1968 to 1993.
Diane Sawyer conducted an investigation into his fundraising practices in an expose that aired on Primetime Live.