Anyone with the word ‘rich’ in their name is destined for wealth. Luckily, American Politician and author Newton Leroy Gingrich lives up to the title. He also served as the 50th Speaker of the US House of Representatives as a Republican.
With the many businesses under his name, you may wonder how affluent he is. Find out Newt Gingrich’s net worth, salary, and opulent lifestyle, inclusive of his house & cars, here.
Newt Gingrich Net worth & salary.
According to www.celebritynetworth.com, Newt Gingrich has a net worth of $9 million.
His pockets run deep, with a known salary of $2 million from his company, Freddie Mac, and other ventures.
The first runners-up into the list of most net worth contributions would be his Speaker job which he held between 1995 to 1999.
Other ventures include working as a Historian, educator, presenter, and author. Some of his publications include 18 non-fictional books and a series of fictional literature. The author also wrote for films and went ahead to produce them.
If you are a detail-oriented person, then here is a summary of all the assets under his name.
Meet Newt Gingrich’s Wife.
Newt overdid himself when it came to marriage. He had three wives, with two ending in divorces.
His first wife was his geometry teacher from high school, Jacqueline May, who was seven years older. They divorced in 1980, and six months later, he recited marriage vows to one, Marianne Ginther.
The year 200 marked their divorce and his third marriage four months later to Callista Bisek. He only has two daughters named Kathie Lubbers and Jackie Cushman from his first marriage.
House and Cars
Gingrich currently lives in McLean, Virginia, in a home valued at over $1 million. He purchased the place in 2000 after the nasty divorce from his second wife while living in Georgia.
The house has triple fireplaces, five bedrooms, and four bathrooms while standing at 5000 square feet. A satellite image shows it has no pool – a fact also known by his neighbors.
The politician owns a BMW 7 Series, A Jaguar XJ, an old Ford Mustang. He loves cars so much that he once compared his ex-wife, Marianne, to a Jaguar.
Age: How old is Newt Gingrich?
He is currently 78 years old, born on June 17th, 1943.
Measurements, height, weight
The Republican presidential aspirant is 6 ft 2.5 inches tall and weighs approximately 203 pounds.
Wiki-bio, family, career info
|Date of Birth||June 17th, 1943|
|Place of Birth||Harrisburg, Pennsylvania|
|Profession||Politician, educator, author|
|Net worth||$9 million|
|Height||5 feet 5 inches|
The father of two was born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, to mother Kathleen and father, Newton Mcpherson. However, they divorced, and he got raised by his stepdad Robert Gingrich.
Newt attended Baker High and later Emory and Tulane Universities with a degree and Ph.D. in History.
He made his debut in politics in 1974 as a Republican candidate.
The politician left college after elections in Congress and led the Republican Revolution. Sadly, he was never elected as the Republican representative for the 2012 presidential election.
As a family that employs financial advisers, you can bet Newt Gingrich’s net worth and that of his wife will remain high even when they are in debt.