Early Life: Bill Cosby was born on July 12, 1937 in Philadelphia. He is one of four children of Anna Pearl and William Henry Cosby Sr. Cosby was class president at Mary Channing Wister Public School in Philadelphia. He was known for his reputation as the class clown. He attended Germantown High School but failed out of tenth grade. In 1956, Cosby left school at the age of 15 to join the Navy. He worked in physical therapy with Navy and Marine Corps who had been injured during the Korean War. Cosby did eventually earn his diploma and went on to earn a doctorate in Education at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. He also bartended at clubs and made big tips off those he made laugh. He then focused his efforts on the stage.
Wealth Stats and More
What’s Bill Cosby's net worth? How wealthy is he? Below are all stats like net worth, salary, profession, and more!
|Net Worth||$400 Million|
|Date of Birth||July 12, 1937 (age 85 years)||Gender||Male|
|Height||6 ft (1.85 m)|
|Profession||Activist, Actor, Author, Comedian, Educator, Film Producer, Musician, Screenwriter, Television producer, Voice Actor|
|Nationality||United States of America|
Net Worth of Bill Cosby
Bill Cosby net worth: Bill Cosby is an American comedian, television star and producer. As of this writing, Bill Cosby’s net worth is $400 million. He is best known for creating and starring on The Cosby Show.
Bill Cosby Quotes
How is it that Bill Cosby has a net worth of $400 Million? These quotes by the activist may indicate the character traits that led to his financial situation:
The heart of marriage is memories; and if the two of you happen to have the same ones and can savor your reruns, then your marriage is a gift from the gods.Bill Cosby
There is no labor a person does that is undignified; if they do it right.Bill Cosby
Fatherhood is pretending the present you love most is soap-on-a-rope.Bill Cosby
Like everyone else who makes the mistake of getting older, I begin each day with coffee and obituaries.Bill Cosby
Men and women belong to different species and communications between them is still in its infancy.Bill Cosby