Bob Newhart
Bob Newhart
Real Name/Full Name George Robert Newhart
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Bob Newhart
Birth Place: Oak Park, Illinois, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 5 September 1929
Age/How Old: 94 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 172 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 8″
Weight: In Kilograms – 68 Kg
In Pounds – 150 lbs
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Parents Name: Father –George David Newhart
Mother –Julia Pauline
Siblings: Virginia Newhart, Pauline Newhart and Mary Joan Newhart
School: St. Catherine of Siena Grammar School
College: St. Ignatius College and Loyola University of Chicago
Religion: Catholics
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Virginia Quinnn [m. 1963]
Kids/Children Name: Robert William Newhart, Jennifer Newhart, Timothy Newhart, Courtney Newhart
Profession: Stand-up comedian and actor
Net Worth: $70 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Bob Newhart, born George Robert Newhart, is a well-known American stand-up comedian as well as an actor. His album “The Button-Down Mind” made him known by many people in the world. Bob later shifted to acting after releasing many successful, funny discs. Also, he has appeared in. The Rescuers, The Librarians, The Big Bang Theory, among many more.

Well, how well do you know about Bob Newhart? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Bob Newhart’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Bob Newhart to date.

Biography and Early Life

Bob Newhart was born on 5th September 1929 in Oak Park, Illinois. Newhart is the son of the late George David Newhart, who was a businessman dealing with heating-supply and plumbing, and the late Julia Pauline, who was a housewife. Newhart grew up together with his siblings, namely, Pauline, Virginia, and Mary Joan. Bob Newhart was born among sisters. He was his only son to his late parents. Newhart was raised in a catholic household

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Bob Newhart in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Bob Newhart’s age is 94 years old as of today’s date 12th July 2024 having been born on 5 September 1929. Though, he is 5′ 8″ in feet and inches and 172 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 150 lbs in Pound and 68 kg in Kilograms.


Concerning his education, Bob studied in the Roman Catholic School. He enrolled at St. Catherine of Siena Grammar School in Oak Park and later at St. Ignatius College Prep. After graduating, He joined the Loyola University of Chicago, where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in business management. Bob also started a law class at Loyola University, which he did not finish due to an occurrence during his internship.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Bob Newhart With Wife Virginia Quinnn
Bob Newhart With Wife Virginia Quinnn

Bob Newhart is a married man. He is married to Virginia Quinn, the daughter of film and television actor Bill Quinn. The two met after being introduced to each other by a comedian and actor [can say a colleague in his industry], Buddy Hackett. Bob and Virginia dated for a while and later exchanged their vows.

They later became parents after a blessing of four children, namely; Robert Newhart, Timothy Newhart, Jennifer Newhart, and Courtney Newhart. Newhart and his wife, also known as the Ginnie, have also been blessed with ten grandchildren and many more to come. They are a happy family.

Is Bob Newhart Gay?

Looking at his sexual orientation, Bob is a straightforward man. Furthermore, he is happily married to his lovely wife, Ginny Newhart. Also, the couple has been blessed with four kids and lives a happy life together.

Professional Career

Before starting his professional career, Bob had joined the United States Army and had represented them during the Korean War. Also, he was employed as an accountant by the United States Gypsum. Bob became an employee to Fred a. Nile and worked as an advertising copywriter.

Newhart started his professional career where he made an album, The Button-Down Mind, which favored him by catching the attention of so many people. The album did well and was between the bestselling albums during that season. He did another hit called Button Mind Strikes Back.

Bob has shown up in some films like Hell is for Heroes, Elf, Cold Turkey, Horrible Bosses, among others. He also has two successful sitcoms which include, Newhart and The Bob Newhart Show.


Bob has received many honors throughout his career. He has won a Golden Globe Award, has won 3 Grammy Awards, a Lifetime Achievement Award, and a Primetime Emmy Award.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Bob Newhart in 2024

Bob Newhart Net Worth
Bob Newhart Net Worth

Bob Newhart earn a lot from his career. His estimated net worth is over $70 million as of 2024. He has several sources of income, which include; acting in many films, his sitcoms, and from sales of his comedic monologue album. He has been in the film industry for a long time, thus enhancing his wealth.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Bob has written a book,” I Should Even Be Doing This,” which structures comic bits and memoir.
  • He once suffered a death scare after suffering a medical condition known as secondary polycythemia, which was caused by heavy smoking habits.

Newhart, in matters career, is hardworking, which has given him fame and has made him known by many people. It can be used as an inspiration to many generations today and years to come. His love for his family, the wife, children, and grandchildren show how committed he is to his family. Also, we can say he is a determined man.


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