Robert Redford Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth

Robert Redford Biography

Robert Redford was born on August 18, 1936, in Santa Monica, California, U.S. He is an Academy award-winning retired American actor and director. His full name is Charles Robert Redford Jr. Similarly, he is well-recognized for his performances in a wide range of films such as War Hunt (1962), Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969), Jeremiah Johnson (1972), All the President’s Men (1976), among others.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements

As per his birth date, he is 84 years old as of 2021. He stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches and weighs around 77 KG. Additionally, he has attractive blue eyes and blond hair.

Relationship Status?

The actor was previously in a marital relationship with Lola Van Wagenen from 1968 till they divorced in 1985. They also welcomed four children together: Scott Anthony Redford (deceased at the age of 2 mos), Shauna Jean Redford, David James Redford (deceased), and Amy Hart Redford. The actor is currently married to Sibylle Szaggars. They had tied the knot in July 2009.


Regarding his parents, his father’s name is Charles Robert Redford Sr. whereas his mother’s name is Martha Hart. In addition, he has a half-brother named William.

Education, School/College University

Addressing his educational profile, he completed his high school education at Van Nuys High School. He then attended the University of Colorado Boulder but got kicked because of his drinking habit and even lost his scholarship. But, he later studied painting at the Pratt Institute and enhanced his acting skills at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.


Robert Redford started his career in acting appearing on stages in the late 1950s. He subsequently made his film debut in the war film War Hunt (1962) and started appearing in a few films before he gained good recognition for starring in Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969). Similarly, he achieved further success gained critical acclaim starring in films including, The Candidate (1972), Jeremiah Johnson’s (1972), The Way We Were (1973), The Great Gatsby (1974), , The Great Waldo Pepper (1975), Three Days of the Condor (1975) and All the President’s Men (1976).

Young Robert Redford
Young Robert Redford

Likewise, among his numerous other films, some of the most notables include, The Electric Horseman, Out of Africa, An Unfinished Life, Lions for Lambs, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, and The Old Man & the Gun. He retired as an actor in 2018. Besides, he is a director as he directed the drama Ordinary People (1980), for which he earned the Academy Award for Best Director. In addition, he received the Honorary Oscar award at the 74th Academy Awards.

Robert Redford’s Social Media

He is not available on Social Media.

Robert Redford’s Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no known controversies about Robert Redford.

Net Worth

What is the earning of Robert Redford? How much is his net worth and How rich is he in 2021? He has accumulated a huge amount of net worth of $ 200 million, which he has earned from his successful acting career.


  • Full Name: Charles Robert Redford Jr.
  • Profession: Retired Actor, Director
  • Age: 84
  • Date of Birth: August 18, 1936
  • Birth Place: Santa Monica, California, U.S
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo
  • Nationality: American
  • Height: 5 feet 10 inches
  • Weight: 77 KG
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Hair Color: Blond
  • Ethnicity: Mixed (English, Scottish, Irish, Cornish, and Scots-Irish)
  • School: Van Nuys High School
  • College/University: University of Colorado Boulder, Pratt Institute, and American Academy of Dramatic Arts
  • Father: Charles Robert Redford Sr.
  • Mother: Martha Hart
  • Sibling: William Redford (Half-Brother)
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Net Worth 2021: $ 200 million
  • Source of Income: Acting