Joan Baez Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Career & Net Worth

Joan Baez Biography

Joan Baez is one of a renowned American singer-songwriter who was born on the 9th of January 194 in Staten Island, New York. Plus, she is a life achievement award-winning singer and songwriter. She is recognized for Folk and County singing style. Moreover, she is a social and political activist.

While talking about the family members of Joan Baez, she is a daughter child to her parents, Lt. Albert Baez and Lt. Hoan Chandos Baez. Her father is a physicist where her mother was descended of Dukes of Chandos. His father was one of the co-inventor of the X-ray Microscope. Joan has two sisters siblings named Lt. Pauline Marden and Lt. Mimi Farina and both of them singers and activists. Besides, they belong to Scottish-Mexican ethnicity.

During Joan’s childhood period, she has faced many discriminations due to her Mexican heritage. So because of this reason, she involved in social causes as an activist.


Regarding academic qualification, Joan Baez received her graduate degree in 195 from Palo Alto High School. Later, she went to Boston University. But, she attended the University for six weeks only.


Moving towards the relationship of Joan Baez, she is a divorced woman. Presently, her relationship status seems to be single. However, in the past, she was dating Steve Jobs. They first met in 1982 through her sister, Mimi. Later, their friendship turns into lovers. But, their relationship does not last long and they got separated.  However, Steve always remained a good friend of her. He even visited her before his death.

Joan Baez
Joan Baez

Besides that Joan tied the knot to a journalist, David Harris. They tied the knot on the 26th of March 1968. But, their relationship does not last long and they got divorced on the 15th of February 1973. Also, they have a son together named Gabriel Harris who was born on the 2nd of December 1969.

Moreover, Joan Baez was in a relationship with Bob Dylan who is a singer and songwriter by profession.

Social Media

Joan Baez has more than 637.4k on Facebook and over 43k followers on Twitter. However, she is n active n Instagram account.

Age, Height, & Weight

American singer, Joan is 79 years old beautiful woman. Despite being 79 in age, she has maintained a glow in her face. She has a charming face and a captivating smile. Likewise, she has light hair and brown eyes. She belongs to an average frame height and a decent weight. Hence, her height stands 5 feet 5 inches tall. But, there is no information available about her weight.

Net Worth

Joan Baez has estimated her net worth of $11 million.

Overview (13)

  • Full Name: Joan Baez
  • Age: 79 years 5 months
  • Birth Date: January 09, 1941
  • Birth Place: Staten Island, New York
  • Parents: Lt. Albert Baez (father) and Lt. Hoan Chandos Baez (mother)
  • Marital Status: Divorced
  • Spouse: David Harris (m. 1968–1973)
  • Children: Gabriel Harris
  • Movies: No Direction Home, MORE
  • Height: 5 feet 5 inches
  • Weight: N/A
  • Horoscope: Capricorn
  • Net Worth: $11 million
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