Michael Connelly
Michael Connelly
Real Name/Full Name Michael Connelly
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Michael Joseph Connelly
Birth Place: Pennsylvania, US
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 21 July 1956
Age/How Old: 67 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 170 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 0″
Weight: In Kilograms – 75 Kg
In Pounds – 163 lbs
Eye Color: Golden
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father –W. Michael Connelly
Mother –Mary Connelly
Siblings: N/A
School: St. Thomas Aquinas High School
College: St. Thomas Aquinas High School
Religion: N/A
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: No
Wife/Spouse Name: Linda McCaleb (m. 1984)
Kids/Children Name: Yes (Callie)
Profession: Novelist
Net Worth: $10 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Michael Connelly is a great novelist of the genre of detective novels and fiction on crime. He is currently the best-selling author of 33 novels, and has also sold 60 million copies worldwide. His work was so good that the books were translated to 44 languages. His novels were used for movies. He was also elected as s president of the club of mystery writers of America for 3 consecutive years.

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

Biography and Early Life

Michael Connelly was born on July 21, 1956, in Pennsylvania. His father’s name is W. Michael Connelly and Mary Connelly. They all moved to Florida when he was just 12 years of age. His interest in crime started when he was just 16, and he was returning from school, he saw a man was throwing an object into a hedge. He went to see what was that he found a gun wrapped in a shirt. He then informed the police about this but till then the man was already gone. He completed his graduation from the University of Florida on creative writing.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Michael Connelly in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Michael Connelly’s age is 67 years old as of today’s date 18th April 2024 having been born on 21 July 1956. Though, he is 6′ 0″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 163 lbs in Pound and 75kg in Kilograms.


He completed his graduation from the University of Florida on creative writing and journalism. He started writing in his University and went on winning awards. Some sources say that he was also good at sports. But his aim was to go in writing.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Some years ago he moved to California with his wife, Linda McCaleb. They both dated for 5 years and then got married in the year 1984. She is a literary manager. Currently, they have one child named callie. They  are residing in Florida. Happily.

Is Michael Connelly Gay?

Michael has not revealed much about his personal life, but he never said that he is a gay and from the sources he is a married guy with a daughter.

Professional Career

His career began when he joined a newspaper company, and he wrote about crime. That article earned a nomination for pultizer award. After working, he wrote his first novel the black echo. The character has been featured in several books and also in movies. This made him to bring the limelight on himself. Many of his significant novels are ‘The Crossing’, The wrong side of goodbye. These two novels were the biggest hits of the year 2015 and 2016. He featured a LAPD Harry Bosch for the first time.


  • Mysterious writer of the year.
  • Most lucrative award (The Black box)
  • RBA for Crime Writing worth $125,000

Apart from this he has gained a lot of fame, love, wealth across the globe.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Michael Connelly in 2024

Michael Connelly Net Worth
Michael Connelly Net Worth

Michael has earned a lot of respect, successful career. He has won many significant awards. From the hard work and talent he has got. It is said that his net worth is $10 million as of 2024.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

He got inspired for writing crime through a live incident took place. He was going home from him school he saw a man who was thronging a lumber jacket. He saw and took the lumber jacket and found a pistol and informed the police. That story inspired him to become a novelist.

Currently, Michael is one of the best crime writers of the world. He has won many major awards. He and his family lives in Florida with a good healthy and wealthy life. We hope he stays fit and keep delivering.


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