How much is Chuck Norris worth? $70 Million
How did Chuck Norris earn his money and wealth?
Chuck Norris, the multifaceted star was born on 10th March, 1940, in Oklahoma, U.S. He is an actor, screenwriter, producer and martial artist. He has also served in the military, the U.S Air Force and as an Air Policeman. He contested in professional martial arts contests and won coveted championships. He also has his own school of martial arts, Chun Kuk Do. He has earned his black belt in Judo and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Check Norrish has appeared in an array of films including Way of the Dragon (in which he shared screen space with Bruce Lee), Good Guys Wear Black, Code of Silence, The Octagon, Delta Force, Missing in Action, Lone Wolf McQuade, etc. His first major role was in Way of the Dragon. He was the leading star of The Cannon Group in the 1980s. He essayed the role of Walker, in the television series, Texas Ranger. This show was aired from 1993 till 2001. Since 1997, Chuck Norrish has been one of the main spokespersons in the infomercials of the Total Gym.
Chuck Norris is also a celebrated author of various books which deal with niches like Fitness, Exercise, Martial Arts, Politics, Philosophy, Religion, biographies, etc. He has been on the Times New York Best Seller list twice, once for his book, “The Secret of Inner Strength My Story (1988) and for a second time, for his other book, “Black Belt Patriotism: How to Reawaken America (2008). He also writes a column for WorldNetDaily website.
He has a noteworthy career in the military as well. Chuck Norris signed up with the United States Air Force in 1958. He was designated an Air Policeman. He was also posted in the Osan Air Base of South Korea. He later returned to the Californian base before he was discharged from duty in August 1962.
Chuck Norris is also a 6-time winner of the Professional Middleweight Karate Champion title. He has also won the S. Henry Cho’s All American Championship twice. He later decided to work for the Northrop Corporation by opening a chain of Karate schools including one in his hometown. Chuck Norris has 13 grandchildren. Kickstart Kids and The United Fighting Arts Federation was established by Chuck Norris in 1990. He has also made large donations to Make A Wish Foundation. He also supports the Indian, Vijay Amritraj Foundation.
What are the highest grossing movies of Chuck Norris?
- The Expendables 2 (2012): $85,028,192
- Missing in Action (1984): $22,812,411
- Code of Silence (1985): $20,345,361
- The Octagon (1980): $18,971,000
- The Delta Force (1986): $17,768,900
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