El Chapo Guzman
El Chapo Guzman
Real Name/Full Name Joaquin Archivaldo Guzman
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: El Chapo Guzman
Birth Place: La Tuna, Mexico
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 4 April 1957
Age/How Old: 67 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 164 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 38″
Weight: In Kilograms – 80 Kg
In Pounds – 176 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father –Emilio Guzman Bustillos
Mother –Maria Consuela Loera Perez
Siblings: 6
School: N/A
College: N/A
Religion: N/A
Nationality: Mexican
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: Alejandrina Maria Salazar Hernandez
Estela Pena
Griselda Lopez Perez
Emma Coronel Aispuro
Wife/Spouse Name: Emma Coronel Aispuro (m.2007)
Kids/Children Name: Сéѕаr Guzmán Ѕаlаzаr, Кіm Guzmаn Dоlсі,  LóреzLаіѕhа Guzmán, Іvаn  Аrсhіvаldо Guzmán Ѕаlаzаr, Аlејаndrіnа Gіѕѕеllе Guzmán Ѕаlаzаr, Rоѕа Іѕеlа Guzmán Оrtіz, Маríа Јоаquіnа Guzmán Соrоnеl, Јоаquín Guzmán, Јеѕúѕ Аlfrеdо Guzmán Ѕаlаzаr, Édgаr Guzmán Lóреz  Grіѕеldа Guаdаluре Guzmán Lóреz Оvіdіо Guzmán Lóреz,  Еmаlі Guаdаluре Guzmán Соrоnеl
Profession: Mexican Drug Lord
Net Worth: $2 Billion
Last Updated: July 2024

El Chapo Guzman is a famous world drug lord who has also led his gang in several criminal activities including but not limited to organized crimes, murder, racketeering women, and money laundry. All these criminal acts he used to control and manage while in a bar. Many may be confused about his acts as he may be enjoying his alcohol but inside him is a master in the crime organization.

His gang has helped him earn billions of dollars of net worth. He has been a wanted man on several occasions. Besides, he has also been arrested by the police thrice but escaped two times. Currently, he is still in custody and his throne as a drug lord is led by his successor Ismael Zambada Gracia. He has married four times and has a total of 13 children, six of whom are girls. His sons have joined the drug business and are aiming to earn the throne of their father.

Well, how well do you know about El Chapo Guzman? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about El Chapo Guzman’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 El Chapo Guzman to date.

Biography and Early Life

El Chapo Guzman was born on 4th April 1957 in La Tuna, Mexico. His parents are Emilio and Maria. He had two sisters and four brothers. He spent most of his early life in Sinaloa, Mexico. His father owned one of the largest Opium Plantations. He spends most of his time with his father in the plantations and conducting the opium business.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is El Chapo Guzman in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, El Chapo Guzman’s age is 67 years old as of today’s date 12th July 2024 having been born on 4 April 1957. Though, he is 5′ 38″ in feet and inches and 164 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 176 lbs in Pound and 80kg in Kilograms.


Despite little public information concerning his educational background, a few sources state that the drug lord dropped out of school as early as in grade 3. He joined his father in the Opium plantations where he learned some key aspects of selling drugs that shaped his later career to top world drug lords.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

El Chapo has married four wives. His first marriage was with Alejandrina in 1977. The marriage did not last long. After the separation, he married Estela. In mid 1980s he married Griselda. They later separated and he married Emma in 2007. The drug lord has engaged in other extramarital affairs. The total known number of his children is 13 from all his relationships.

Just like the father, his sons have also been active in the drug business. In fact, since his arrest, the sons have been trying hard to be in charge of the business.

Is El Chapo Guzman Gay?

No. He is not gay. He has entered an opposite-gender relationship on several occasions. Other than his four wives, he engaged in many extramarital affairs. He has 13 children of his own. Thus, El Chapo Guzman is not gay.

Professional Career

El Chapo’s career began in the 1970s when he was still young. He is a professional criminal and in fact, a drug lord who has not only been operating in Mexico but also in America. He leads the Sinaloa Cartel gang and the Chapo Guzman’s Gang. He assumed the throne of the drug lord after the arrest of Miguel Angel Felix Gallardo a drug lord and his godfather. In 2003, he became the world’s top drug lord after his rival Osiel Cardenas Guillen was arrested.

Being a person of high influence as a drug lord, he has been the leader behind several major drug trafficking, money laundry, racketeering, murder, and organized crime. Under his leadership, several innocent people have lost their lives. Besides, he has been racketeering women even though he is a father to six daughters.

Being a drug lord, he has been on the run from the police on several occasions. One time the Mexican government was willing to pay anyone with the knowledge of his whereabouts $3 million. Similarly, the American government was willing to part with $5 million for the same.

He has been a wanted criminal since 2001. On several occasions, he had been arrested but he has successfully escaped from prison. His first successful escape occurred in 1993 where he bribed a guard. The second escape occurred in 2014 where he digs an underground tunnel from where he was locked to a nearby construction site where he escaped in mid-2015. He was later arrested in 2016 in which he has not yet been able to escape. His throne, Chapo Guzman’s Gang, is currently under the leadership of Ismael his successor.


Being a criminal leader, he has no known public awards. He has been a wanted man for arrest.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of El Chapo Guzman in 2024

El Chapo Guzman Net Worth
El Chapo Guzman Net Worth

As of 2024, El Chapo’s net worth is about $2 billion. His income source has been from engaging in diverse criminal activity by his gang Sinaloa Cartel. Before his arrest, he was the world’s top and the most influential drug lord. Besides, he was a professional in organizing robbery, money laundry, racketeering, and killing people.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • He is ranked as the 10th richest Mexican

El Chapo is one of the most influential drug lords in the world until his arrest in 2016. He has engaged in several criminal activities that have made him be of the most wanted man by the police. Besides, his engagement with his 4 wives and other extramarital affairs led to him having 13 children.



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