Linda Purl
Linda Purl
Real Name/Full Name Linda Purl 
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Linda Purl
Birth Place: Greenwich, Connecticut, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 2 September 1955
Age/How Old: 68 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 165 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 4″
Weight: In Kilograms – 60 Kg
In Pounds – 132 lbs
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Blonde
Parents Name: Father – Raymond Charles Arthur Purl
Mother – Marshelline “Marshie” Purl
Siblings: Mara
School: Toho Geino Academy and Wykeham Rise School
College: Finch College and  Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute
Religion: Jewish
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name:  Desi Arnaz Jr. (1979 – 1980)
William Broyles Jr. (1988-1993)
Alexander Cary, Master of Falkland (1993 – 1995)
James Vinson Adams (2006- divorced)
Kids/Children Name: Lucius
Profession: actress and singer
Net Worth: $10 Million
Last Updated: April 2024

Nothing comes easy in life. The success we get on the other hand will highly be determined by our decisions as an individual. If we are strong enough, we will make up our mind to fight until we reach our goals. However, for the weaklings, they will give up and sit to watch others succeed.

For Linda Purl, she was never going to be a spectator. She knew she wanted to be a singer and an actress and was ready to do what she could to become a success in the two. Her hard work has finally paid off as she is today known as a great actress for her role in Happy Days. She was also cast on Visiting Hours as Sheila Monroe.

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

Biography and Early Life

It was on the 2nd of September in 1955 when this beautiful girl was born as Linda Purl. She was born in Greenwich, Connecticut in the United States of America to Raymond Charles Arthur Put and his wife Marshelline “Marshie” Purl. Her father Raymond was a chemical-industry executive who was born in 1915 and passed on in 2015 at a 100years. Her mother Marsheline is however still alive to date, but it is not clear how old she is.

Linda was not the only child in the family since she has a sister named Mara but not a lot is known about her. She is the granddaughter of Beatrice Saville who is the Actors’ Equity Association founder. Purl moved to Japan with her family since her father was an employee at Nippon Unicar. She spent most of her childhood years in Japan where she enrolled at Toho Geino Academy to study acting.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Linda Purl in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Linda Purl’s age is 68 years old as of today’s date 17th April 2024 having been born on 2 September 1955. Though, she is 5′ 4″ in feet and inches and 165 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 132 lbs in Pound and 60 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Blue and hair color is Blonde.


Linda loved acting from a very young age and her parents gave her all the support she needed. After attending Toho Geino Academy to do acting, she started acting at the Imperial Theatre which is located in Tokyo. She got involved in different plays at the Theatre including The King and I where she was cast as Louis among others. Linda returned to the United States where she was enrolled at Wykeham Rise School which is a girls-only private boarding school.

The school specializes in creative and performing arts and it is located in Washington, Connecticut. After graduating from high school, she joinrf Finch College and later moved to England to further her studies under Marguerite Beale. Later, she returned to United States and enrolled at Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute and she later trained with Robert Lewis.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Linda has had a very successful career but we cannot say the same about her personal life. this is because, she has been in four different marriages and none of them have worked out. All of these marriages have ended up in divorce after a very short time.

She first married Desi Arnaz Jr. in 1979 and in less than one year, in January 3rd 1980 Linda filed for a divorce, and it was finalized later that year. 8 years later, in 1988 November 5th, she got married to her second husband, screenwriter William Broyles Jr. but they divorced shortly after.

On 23rd July 1993, she tied the knot with Alexander Cary, Master of Falkland who is a British screenwriter and producer. The couple welcomed a son on 6th February 1995 and named him Lucius. Their marriage however didn’t last long as they divorced shortly after. Her last marriage was on 15th July 2006 to James Vinson Adams and just like her other marriages, it ended up in a divorce.

Is Linda Purl Lesbian?

Linda might have not been so lucky when it comes to matters of the heart. However, this gives us the confidence of concluding that she only has interest in men and therefore not a lesbian.

Professional Career

Linda started off in Jory (1973) where she played a small role. This was followed by her role on Crazy Mama in 1975 which was Jonathan Demme’s comedy. Since then, she was cast in Fields and Me in 1976, followed by Young Pioneer’s Christmas in 1976 among others. Her television debut was in 1973 in a soap opera known as The Secret Storm. She has been featured in many other television projects including Happy Days, Dakota Territory, First Monday, The Last Days of Prompeli, Murder of the Oasis and Desperate Housewives among others.


As at now, Linda has not been able to win any award or nomination. However, her prowess as an actress has helped her achieve a lot in life. The fact that she has been cast in more than 50 projects is enough to prove she is a great actress.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Linda Purl in 2024

Linda Purl Net Worth
Linda Purl Net Worth

Apart from fame, Linda has made a lot of wealth over the years she has been working as an actress and a singer. As of 2024, she has a net worth of $10 Million.

Although Linda is known as a singer and an actress, she is majorly known for her work in the film and television industry than in music.


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