Patty Hearst
Patty Hearst
Real Name/Full Name Patricia Campbell Hearst
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Patty Hearst
Birth Place: San Francisco, California, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 20 February 1954
Age/How Old: 70 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 160 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 2″
Weight: In Kilograms – 74 Kg
In Pounds – 163 lbs.
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Blonde
Parents Name: Father – Randolph Apperson Hearst
Mother – Catherine Wood Campbell
Siblings: Yes (Anne Hearst, Victoria Hearst, Virginia Hearst, Catherine Hearst)
School: Crystal Spring School for Girls in Monterey
College: Menlo College in California
Religion: N/A
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Widow
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: Shaw (m. 1979-2013)
Kids/Children Name: Yes (Lydia Hearst, Gillian Hearst-Shaw)
Profession: American author and actress
Net Worth: $55 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Patricia Campbell Hearst, better known as Patty Hearst, is a famous American actress. Heiress and Granddaughter of American publishing magnate. Patty Hearst became famous following her abduction when she was 19 years old. Symbionese Liberation Army later claimed responsibility. After 19 months of Patty’s abduction, she was found but in bad condition.

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

Biography and Early Life

Patricia Campbell Hearst was born on 20 February 1954 in San Francisco, California. Patty Hearst was the third youngest of the five daughters. Patty Hearst was the granddaughter of William Randolph Hearst, who was the richest entrepreneur in America. Her grandmother was rich too.

When Patty Hearst was 19 years old, she was abducted and faced many abusive activities during that time. Several shots were shot from the side of abductors by use of a machine gun, shifting all the responsibility to SLA for the abduction.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Patty Hearst in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Patty Hearst’s age is 70 years old as of today’s date 16th July 2024 having been born on 20 February 1954. Though, she is 5′ 2″ in feet and inches and 160 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 163 lbs in Pound and 74 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Dark Brown and hair color is Blonde.


Patty Hearst attended Crystal Spring School for Girls in Monterey, where she later graduated. She later joined Menlo College in California. Patty Hearst later transferred to the University of Florida.   

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Patty Hearst got married to Bernard Lee Shaw in 1945. Bernard was a police officer who worked as part of security guards during Patty Hearst’s bail period. Together, they sired two children, Gillian and Lydia Hearst-Shaw. However, in 2013, they split up.

Is Patty Hearst Lesbian?

Patty Hearst’s sexual orientation is straight. She was a wife to Bernard Lew Shaw.

Professional Career

Patty Hearst was perceived as a common criminal during her time of the abduction. She helped the SLA during a bank robbery. During the robbery, one member of the SLA group shot women who had small babies, and Patty Hearst’s face was captured on the camera.

She was sent to prison for a couple of years.

In 1982, Paul Schrader produced a film, which talks about the autobiography of Patty Hearst. The film’s title is Every Secret Thing. Patty Hearst has performed few roles which helped her to gain her popularity among the people. There is also another film about the Symbionese Liberation Army called Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst. The film shows how Patty Hearst’s abduction took place. Robert Stone was the director of that film, which premiered in 2004.

Patty Hearst has featured in films playing little different roles. The films she has featured include; Cecil B, DeMented, Cry-baby, Serial Mom, and Pecker.

Many music bands give Patty Hearst a chance to record songs that talk about the SLA and Petty. Some of the songs include; Cave Bitch, the Patty Hearst Syndrome, and I am Disappeared.


Patty Hearst’s abduction at 19 years old brought her name to the list of other famous people globally. After all the abduction and arrest incidence, Patty Hearst returned to the acting industry, featured in films. Her work as an actress is just excellent.

After Patty Hearst brought her life to the track, most people want to know if she is making any progress. Featuring in some films has made doors of success open. Patty Hearst received many offers from a variety of producers.

There are many songs released related to details concerning Patty Hearst’s life experience.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Patty Hearst in 2024

Patty Hearst Net Worth
Patty Hearst Net Worth

As of 2024, Patty Hearst has an estimated net worth of $55 million. She comes from a rich family where her grandfather, George Hearst, was a millionaire. Patty Hearst earns her income from acting in various films as well as making her biography film.

Following her involvement with the SLA, Patty Hearst still remembers what she went through at that time. Taking part in the acting field has helped Patty Hearst become a better woman of substance in society.


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