General Facts and Figures
- Name: Ronald Dee White
- Net Worth: $40 Million
- Occupation: Stand-up comedian, Actor, Politician, Author, Film producer, Screenwriter
- Date of Birth: December 18, 1956
- Place of Birth: Fritch, Texas
- Zodiac: Sagittarius
- Spouse: Single
- Social: Instagram
Childhood and Education
Ronald Dee White is a renowned actor, comedian, and writer. This incredible standup comedian was birthed on 18th December 1956 in Fritch, Texas. Scanty details are available to the public regarding his parents, siblings, and where he grew up.
Ron attended Deer Park High School North and graduated in 1976. From there, he chose to focus on building his profession.
Professional Life and Growth
Ron White started as a US Navy officer. Notably, he was only 17 years old at this time. He was part of the rescue crew that helped salvage the ship USS Conserver. This happened towards the tail-end of the Vietnamese war. After this, he went on to live in Mexico, where he owned a stoneware factory. His business never thrived.
His storytelling skills are unimaginable. These skills only sufficed in the year 2000, when he performed alongside other top comedians. Some of the people he worked with were Larry the Cable Guy, Bill Engvall, and Jeff Foxworthy. His show, Blue Collar Comedy Tour, sold out in over 90 cities across the country and quickly. Warner Bros filmed the tour, and it became one of the highest-rated movies on the channel.
His solo comedy CD was Drunk in Public, and it was released in 2003. It sold over 2.5 million copies.
Ron is also an incredible author. His book, I had the Right to Remain Silent, But I Didn’t Have the Ability, was 2006’s bestseller.
Ron White is a three-time divorcee. His former spouses include Lori Brice (1981-1993), Barbara Dobbs (2004-2008), and Margo Rey (2013-2017). He has one child from his first wife, Marshall White.
Ron has an approximate net fortune of $40 million. This amount comes from his standup comedy, acting, and book royalties. He is also a founder of a tequila brand, which brings him a fortune.