Ron Howard
Ron Howard
Real Name/Full Name Ron William Howard
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Ron Howard
Birth Place: Duncan, Oklahoma, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 1 March 1954
Age/How Old: 70 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 175 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
Weight: In Kilograms – 79 Kg
In Pounds – 174 lbs
Eye Color: Grey
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father – Rance Howard
Mother – Jean Speegle Howard
Siblings: Yes (1) (Clint Howard)
School: John Burroughs high school
College: University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts.
Religion: Jewish
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: No
Wife/Spouse Name: Cheryl Howard (m.1975)
Kids/Children Name: Yes( Bryce, Reed, Paige, Jocelyn)
Profession: American filmmaker and Actor
Net Worth: $220 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Ron Howard is an Actor, Producer, and filmmaker from the United States of America. He is very famous for his roles and his plays which he performed in many TV series. Some of his remarkable shows are The Andy Griffith and Happy Days.

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

Biography and Early Life

Ron Howard was born in the year 1954 on the 1st  day of March at a place called Ducan which situated in Oklahoma, the United States to his parents, father: Rance Howard, and mother: Jean Speegle Howard. He belongs to the Dutch, Irish, English, German and Scottish Ancestry. Ron Howard along with his family moved to Hollywood in the year 1958, but eventually, they moved to Burbank after 4 years.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Ron Howard in 2024, and what is his height and weight? Well, Ron Howard’s age is 70 years old as of today’s date 24th April 2024 having been born on 1 March 1954. Though, he is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 175 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 174 lbs in Pound and 79kg in Kilograms.


According to the reports Ron Howard studied at John Burroughs High School with Desilu Studios. After completion of his school he went to the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts but due to some issues he decided to drop from the college without receiving a degree.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Ron Howard With Wife Cheryl Howard
Ron Howard With Wife Cheryl Howard

In the year 1972, Ron Howard started dating Cheryl Alley. After three years of dating, they both decided to marry each other. Currently, both have four Children Bryce Dallas Howard, Reed Cross, Jocelyn Carlyle, Paige Howard. They all are living happily in America. Ron had a keen interest in acting since childhood, he was fascinated with acting and his family also used to support him and with his dedication and talent, he was able to achieve what he wanted.

Is Ron Howard Gay?

As far as his sexual orientation is concerned, he is straight. He dated Cheryl Alley in the year 1972, and he got married in the year 1975. He is a father of four children. They all are living happily. This proves that he is neither gay nor Bisexual.

Professional Career

Ron Howard made his first appearance in the Hollywood industry in a film named ‘The Journey’. He has given many hits to the industry some are ‘The Dupont show’ with the actress June Allyson. He did The Twilight zone, Dennis the menace, The Many Loves of Dobie Gills, The hour of eleven. The smith family, M*A*S*H, Ispy, The Cheyenne Show. He has also done the character of Opie Taylor in the show Andy Griffith for continuous eight seasons.

He has also played the role of Richie Cunningham on a show named Happy days. He has also done the role in The Courtship of Eddie’s father. In the year 1976, he did the role of The Shootist with another Actor, John Wayne. His directorial debut was a very low-budget movie known as Grand Theft Auto in the year 1977. This made him to bring himself to the limelight.

He started doing as many movies as possible to make his career. He has also directed many movies such as Apollo 13, Parenthood Splash, A Beautiful Mind, The Da Vinci Code, Willow, Angles, Demons, one of the greatest hits known as Inferno, In the heart of the sea, and Rush.

The most remarkable thing about his career is he was the director of the Star Wars Franchise as well. He is the Co-Chairman of the Imagine Entertainment. The franchise has produced many movies like Inside Deep throat, Friday Night Lights, 8 Mile, Felicity, Arrested Development. He has been honored with the Television hall of fame in the year 2013.


As far as Awards are concerned Ron Howard has 39 awards in his name and has been nominated 79 times. Some are:

  • Oscar in the year 2002 for the movie ‘The beautiful mind’
  • Golden Globe Award in 1978 for the role Happy days.
  • Primetime enemy awards for arrested development.
  • Day time Emmy Awards in the year 2010 and also in 2008.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Ron Howard in 2024

Ron Howard Net Worth
Ron Howard Net Worth

As of 2024, Ron Howard has an estimated net worth of $220 million. Most of his income has come from an actor and a director. He is an Oscar winner and a great director.  He has exceptional experience in front of the camera.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

Ron Howard is an Oscar winner for the movie ‘The beautiful mind.’

Ron Howard is an Oscar winner and a great director. He has given many hits as a director in movies also in TV shows. He has exceptional experience in front of the camera. We wish him more success ahead in his career.


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