Richard Marx
Richard Marx
Real Name/Full Name Richard Noel Marx
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Richard Marx
Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 16 September 1963
Age/How Old: 60 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 173 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5’8”
Weight: In Kilograms – 73 kg
In Pounds – 160 lbs
Eye Color: Green
Hair Color: Dark brown
Parents Name: Father – Dick Marx
Mother – Ruth Marx
Siblings: Yes (Nancy Marx, Jim Marx and Judy Marx)
School: North Shore Country Day School
College: N/A
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Daisy Fuentes (m. 2015), Cynthia Rhodes (m. 1989-2014)
Kids/Children Name: Yes (Lucas Marx, Jesse Marx, and Brandon Marx)
Profession: Adult contemporary and pop/rock singer, record producer, songwriter and musician
Net Worth: $30 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Richard Noel Marx, aka Richard Marx, was born on 16th September 1963 in Chicago, Illinois, United States, to Dick Marx and Ruth Marx. Richard Marx is a very popular and successful singer-songwriter, record producer, and musician. He has been on top of the industry for a very long time. His debut album won a lot of awards and praises. It topped every chart and sold millions of copies. It went off to be a triple platinum-ranked album. Even his first single was ranked third in the music charts.

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

Biography and Early Life

Richard Marx was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, where he lived with his family. His entire family was of musicians. His father was a jazz singer and jingle company, while his mother was also a former musician. His parents don’t have any other children than him, but Richard Marx has three half-siblings. His other three half-siblings were from his father’s early marriage. Richard Marx was a very talented kid from the very beginning, and that’s why he began singing from a very tender age.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Richard Marx in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Richard Marx’s age is 60 years old as of today’s date 13th July 2024 having been born on 16 September 1963. Though, he is 5’8” in feet and inches and 173 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 160 lbs in Pound and 73kg in Kilograms.


Richard was admitted to North Shore Country Day School. He completed his schooling from there, and after that, he left his studies and became completely focused on music. He started singing pop/rock songs from very early, and he gained quite some success in very little time.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Richard Marx With Wife Daisy Fuentes
Richard Marx With Wife Daisy Fuentes

Richard Marx has been in a relationship several times. Later he married Cynthia Rhodes in 1989. Cynthia Rhodes is a very beautiful and successful actress, and she has appeared in many successful movies. Richard Marx became the father of three children with Cynthia Rhodes.

Richard and Cynthia have taken divorce after reaching an agreement in 2014. They were together for 25 years. After some time, Richard got married to Daisy Fuentes in 2015. Daisy is a former entrepreneur and a VJ on MTV. Richard confirmed his marriage with Daisy Fuentes on his official Facebook page.

Richard Marx is very famous for his act of bravery which he performed on flight. A person got mad on the flight of Korean Air. He started creating a toxic environment for other passengers, and the flight crew members were unable to soothe him. Richard helped the crew members and handled the situation peacefully. After the incident ended, he, in a press conference, stated that he is very unhappy with the way Korean Air handled the situation.

Is Richard Marx Gay?

Richard Marx has been in a relationship several times, and he has married two times too. His first wife, Cynthia Rhodes, was an actress, and she has appeared in many movies. They lived together for 25 years, and they also became parents of three children. Later they got divorced in 2014 because of some unknown reason. Later in 2015, he got married to Daisy Fuentes, and they are currently together. So from the above data, we can conclude that Richard Marx is not gay.

Professional Career

Richard Marx began his career in his father’s business. His father was a big businessman, and he began his career there from a very young age. He was also seen in many advertisements at a very young age. He became popular with all these activities. He further has taken part in the movie named Coach of the Year.

Richard released his first album in 1987. It was a self-titled album, and it went on to be a massive success. His album ranked a triple-platinum which is extremely rare. Millions of copies of this album were sold all around the world. He released another album named Repeat Offender in 1989. It was also able to gather a massive success and be on top of 200 charts in the US and Australia. He also released his debut single after seeing the success of his albums.

Richard Marx has also given music in many movies. Many of his tracks became quite successful. He has also taken part in few movies as an actor. He is still going strong, and his recent album was released in 2016 named The Ultimate Collection, a compilation album.


Richard Marx has won many awards and accolades. He has won a Grammy Awards for the song named Dance With My Father. This song was also named the best song of the year. He has also won the ASCAP Awards for the song named Surrender to Me. This song was the most played song of the year. Many of his albums and singles were rated on top in the US and Australia.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Richard Marx in 2024

Richard Marx Net Worth
Richard Marx Net Worth

As of 2024, Richard Marx has a net worth of $30 million. He is a very popular and successful pop/rock singer, record producer, musician etc. He is very famous among all ages, and he has achieved great heights in his career. He made his name big from his albums and singles.

Many of his songs were named on top of Billboards chart in the US and Australia. Richard Marx has spent some time doing advertisements, and he is an actor too. He has also worked in his father’s business for some time, which helped him learn lessons for the future.

As to conclude things here, we can say that Richard Marx is a phenomenal person who has achieved great heights in his career. His career is full of success and popularity. He has been the recipient of multiple awards and accolades. He has worked very hard to be at this phase of his career.

He is a son of a businessman, but he decided to be a singer and musician, which is quite a difficult decision, but he became successful there. He is a well-acknowledged person, and he is admired by many. Many want to follow his path, and he is a real-life icon for many.

Richard Marx is currently living in Malibu, California, with his family. He is enjoying his life, and we hope that he will achieve all the success and all his dreams become a reality.


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