Ron White’s Biography and wiki
Ron White (Ronald Dee White) nicknamed “Tater Salad” is an American stand-up comedian and actor. He is famously known as a charter member of the Blue Collar Comedy Tour. White has authored the book I Had the Right to Remain Silent But I Didn’t Have the Ability. He also served in the United States Navy since he was 17 years.
White’s age and birthday
He is 66 years old as of 2023. White was born on 18th December 1956 in Fritch, Texas, the U.S. He celebrates his birthday on the 18th of December every year.
Ron’s height and weight
He stands on an average height of 5 Feet 4 inches and weighs around 70kgs.
Ron White’s Educational background
He joined the U.S army at 17 years old before he pursued comedy professionally.
Ron White Family
He is the son of Charles Don White and Barbara Joan Craig. However, he has not revealed information regarding his family members, this information is currently under review and will be updated soon.
Ron White’s Wife and children
Marriage life for White has not been all rosy. For a man who has married three times, things are tough but probably not too hard for a comedian! He has been married three times. His third and latest wife was singer Margo Rey who he married in 2013 but four years down the line things got stormy. They divorced in 2017 and there is no news of whether he is currently dating or not.
Their second wife was Barbara Dobbs, with whom they married in 2004. Still, their marriage lasted for only 4 years before hitting the rock bottom and capsizing. His first and longest marriage was with Lori Brice. They got married in the year 1981 and lasted up until 1983.
Ron White Career
White joined the service at the age of 17 years and served on the rescue and salvage ship USS conserver near the end of the Vietnam war. However, his dream was to become a comedian. White lived in Mexico for a brief time and bought a pottery factory there, then he later returned to the U.S. to pursue comedy. He made seven guest appearances on Blue Collar TV. In 2005, The WB Television Network aired the pilot for The Ron White Show, a variety show that combined a number of celebrity cameos, cartoons, and sketches. He is known for drinking Scotch as part of his act, as well as smoking cigars or cigarettes.
As part of the Blue Collar Comedy Tour, he toured, with Jeff Foxworthy, Bill Engvall, and Larry the Cable Guy from January 2000 to March 2003 across the United States. The tour covered over 90 cities and grossed over $15 million. He made seven guest appearances on Blue Collar TV. He has appeared in the TV shows Kath & Kim, Reno 911!, 12 Miles of Bad Road, the films Sex and the City 2 and Horrible Bosses, and a cameo in a Rascal Flatts music video, “Why Wait”.
In 2010, He and producer Michael Blakey (Media Executive) formed Organica Music Group (OMG) 2010. OMG promotes both emerging and established musicians and comedians. In November 2015, he announced that he was running for President of the United States as an independent candidate in 2016.
Ron White’s Net worth and salary
He has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which he earns from his acting career.