John Ratzenberger
John Ratzenberger
Real Name/Full Name John Dezso Ratzenberger
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: John Ratzenberger
Birth Place: Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 6 April 1947
Age/How Old: 77 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 175 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″
Weight: In kilograms- 80 kg
In pounds- 293 lbs
Eye Color: Hazel
Hair Color: White
Parents Name: Father: Dezso Alexander Ratzenberger
Mother: Bertha Grochowski
Siblings: N/A
School: St. Ann School
College: Sacred Heart University
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Julie Blichfeldt (m. 2012), Georgia Stiny (m. 1984–2004), Caroline Ratzenberger (m. ?–1983)
Kids/Children Name:  Nina Kathrine Ratzenberger, James John Ratzenberger
Profession: Actor, Producer, Director, Writer, Entrepreneur
Net Worth: $60 million
Last Updated: June 2024

John Ratzenberger is a very famous actor who hails from the United States. He is also a producer and a director as well. Most of his films have been commercially successful. He is very famous for his role of Cliff Clavin in the series Cheers. He has also voiced for various characters in many feature films.

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

Biography and Early Life

His real name is John Dezso Ratzenberger. He was born in Connecticut, in the USA. He was born in the year 1947, on the 6th of April. His sun sign is Aries.

His father, Dezso Alexander Ratzenberger, was a truck driver. He has Hungarian as well as Austrian descent. His mother, Bertha Veronica Ratzenberger, used to work at an arms company. She has polish descent. Details regarding his siblings are not available.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is John Ratzenberger in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, John Ratzenberger’s age is 77 years old as of today’s date 15th June 2024 having been born on 6 April 1947. Though, he is 5′ 9″ in feet and inches and 175 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 293 lbs in Pound and 80 kg in Kilograms.


Ratzenberger attended the St. Ann’s School. He has also studied at the Sacred Heart University of the United States. Just after completing his university studies, he moved to London and stayed there for ten years, and did some part time jobs.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

John Ratzenberger With Wife Julie Blichfeldt
John Ratzenberger With Wife Julie Blichfeldt

He was first married to Georgia Stiny in the year 1984. But, the couple got divorced after nineteen years in the year 2004. They have a son called James John and a daughter called Nina Kathrine.

Ratzenberger dated Julie Blichfeldt for four years and were in a serious relationship back then. They got married in the year 2012.

Is John Ratzenberger Gay?

No, he is not a guy as he is presently married to Julie and was previously married to Stiny. So, he is sexually inclined towards women.

Professional Career

He first entered into the field of acting by performing at various theatres. He later appeared in many films, but he was not offered any significant role. He has appeared in Superman, Firefox, Star wars, Gandhi, and many more.

His first significant role was in the comedy series Cheers, where he played the role of Cliff Calvin. Although he has auditioned for a different role, he was cast as Cliff, which made him very popular. He was also nominated for two Emmy Awards for his performance in the series. He gave the voice for Cliff in the Simpsons animated version. He has voiced Hamm in the Toy series, Mustafa in Ratatouille, Bill in Finding Dory, etc. He has also lent his voice to video games.

He has appeared on Television also. He has worked for Code Red, Hill Street Blues, Secret Army, The god soldier, Wizards and Warriors, Nurses, The Detectives, etc. He has appeared in the sixth season of the reality show Last Comic Standing. He also appeared in Dancing with the Stars.

He promotes entrepreneurship and is also involved in political campaigns for Republican candidates like John Mc Cain, Josh Mandel. He has been associated with CFA. He also encourages extending financial support to the United States Postal Service or USPS. He had a company that had produced a packaging alternative to bubble raps, and the product was also eco-friendly. He has also directed and produced some shows and documentaries.


He has been nominated twice for the Primetime Emmy awards for his role in Cheers. He has also been nominated for Best Vocal Ensemble along with the other voice-over artists for the Monster University movie. He was nominated for the Grace Award in the year 2011. He won the Legend Award for Cheers in the year 2006.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of John Ratzenberger in 2024

John Ratzenberger Net Worth
John Ratzenberger Net Worth

Ratzenberger’s estimated net worth is about $60 million as estimated in the year 2024. His income source is from acting and his guest performances in various reality shows. He has co-founded a few companies. He also appears in many commercials.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • He has appeared in Sabrina and Sister’s Sister.
  • He has hosted Industrial Tsunami which was a documentary.
  • Ratzenberger has hosted the Trivial Pursuit.
  • He has voiced in about 22 films of Pixar. His famous role was of Flea in the movie A bug’s life.
  • He had a company called Eco-Pak Industries. He sold the company in 1992.
  • He represents the Center for America and creates awareness regarding the shortage of skilled workers in the USA.
  • He has an e-commerce website also, which was founded in the year 2016. The name of the websiteis
  • He has announced help for the companies who have been financially affected due to the recent pandemic.

John Ratzenberger is a very famous actor, and he has created a space for him in the field of acting, entirely on his own. He has also been into various businesses and is kind and generous too. He is very successful in his career and has received various awards and recognitions for his performances. He truly deserves all the success and fame that he has achieved.


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