Facts of Clint Eastwood
|Full Name||Clint Eastwood|
|Birth Name||Clinton Eastwood Jr.|
|Birth City||San Francisco, California|
|Father Name||Clinton Eastwood Sr.|
|Mother Name||Ruth Wood|
|No Of Children||at least 8|
|Date of Birth||May 31,1930|
Clint Eastwood is a name synonymous with an icon in Hollywood, he has been active in showbiz for more than 6 decades, and his long career has been nothing short of legendary.
Eastwood is known for his roles in Spaghetti Westerns and especially revered for his turn as Blondie on 1966 classic “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly,” which is a part of Sergio Leone's Dollars Trilogy.
In addition to being one of the richest and most beloved actors in Hollywood, he is also a 2-time Oscar-winning director. Similarly, he has also impressed critics with his talents as a musician, even composing the theme to Million Dollar Baby.
What Is The Net Worth Of Hollywood’s Best Love Cowboy Clint Eastwood?
As one of the richest actors in the world, Clint Eastwood has a net worth of around $375 million. According to some online sources, he comes in at 11th in the world’s richest actors list.
He is also one of the highest-earning actors in the world, which contributes to his staggering net worth.
Earnings & Salary Of Clint Eastwood: How Did He Make His Whopping Riches?
Eastwood has earned high compensation for all of his films over the years. Here is a list of some of his earnings throughout the years.
|1964||$15,000||A Fistful of Dollars|
|1965||$50,000||For a Few Dollars More|
|1966||$250,000||The Good, the Bad and the Ugly|
|1968||$750,000||Where Eagles Dare|
|$400,000||Hang 'Em High|
|1969||$500,000||Paint Your Wagon|
|1978||$12,000,000||Every Which Way But Loose|
|1993||$7,000,000||In the Line of Fire|
Box Office Earnings
Eastwood is a box office giant and has made some of the highest-grossing movies ever. Here is a list of some of his best performing movies at the box office.
|Year||Earnings (Adjusted For Inflation)||Film|
|2004||$141.3 million||Million Dollar Baby|
|1995||$148 million||The Bridges of Madison County|
|2000||$151 million||Space Cowboys|
|1979||$154.4 million||Escape From Alcatraz|
|2008||$179 million||Gran Torino|
|1983||$187.5 million||Sudden Impact|
|1966||$188.5 million||The Good, the Bad and the Ugly|
|1976||$195.6 million||The Enforcer|
|1971||$196.5 million||Dirty Harry|
|1973||$202.4 million||Magnum Force|
|1993||$222.7 million||In the Line of Fire|
|1980||$236.8 million||Any Which Way You Can|
|1978||$328 million||Every Which Way but Loose|
Extravagant Properties In The USA
The man with the coldest dead stare in Hollywood has a quaint ranch in California. He liked the property for a while before deciding to buy it. He bought it for $5 million after the owners were trying to flatten the existing structures.
Also, he owns another home in Idaho that is one of the biggest properties in the state. He has described the property as a place where he can be himself.
Another property Eastwood owns is an estate in Pebble Beach, California, USA, that he has listed for a $9.75 Million. He bought the property for $3.925 million in October 1994. The property expands more than 6,900 square feet and a courtyard that leads into six bedroom suites.
Tehama Real Estate
Clint Eastwood also plans on making a 2,000-acre retreat. He plans to build a golf course and leave 85% of the estate as open space.
His Tehama property also has wildlife like deer and wild turkeys grazing around the vast open property. The star wanted to build an ultra-low-density real estate where residents could enjoy the open space rather than the clutter of cities.
The Gran Torino Actor Drives A GMC Typhoon
The Typhoon is a high-performance SUV with a 4.3 L Turbocharged V-6 under the hood that produces 280 hp with 350 lb-ft (475 N⋅m) of torque.
The quarter-mile numbers of the car clock in at 14.1 seconds, and it does 0-60 mph on 5.3 seconds. The price of the car can range from $19,600 and $21,700.
Career In Politics
Eastwood was formerly a republican but has registered as a Libertarian as of 2020. He also became the mayor of Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, in April 1986.
He has also supported republican and democratic candidates from time to time. Regarding his political affiliations, he has described himself as
"I guess I was a social liberal and a fiscal conservative before it became fashionable."
Adding to this, he also shares anti-war views openly expressing his disapproval of the wars in Korea, Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan.
Interestingly, he has also supported gun control since 1973 despite being one of the biggest gun-slinging movie icons.
The star also supports same-sex marriage and has criticized the Republican party for their stance on gay relationships and marriage.
Clint Eastwood was born Clinton Eastwood Jr. on May 31, 1930, in San Francisco, California, the U.S to Ruth Wood and Clinton Eastwood Sr.
He is of Mixed (Scottish, Dutch and Irish) ethnicity. He struggled in school and had to repeat a class at Piedmont Junior High School before joining Piedmont High School.
He also served in the military and got into some trouble for having a romantic relationship with the daughter of one of the officers stationed at the same military base as him.
As an army man, he also had a one-night stand with a 23-year-old school teacher that stalked him and threatened to kill herself.
Eastwood also met a woman by the name of Maggie Johnson, and he got married to her in 1953. He had a daughter with her the following year in 1954. He had many affairs with multiple women even after getting married to Maggie in 1953.
His relationship with Sondra Locke also overlapped his marriage with Maggie Johnson. The star separated with Sondra Locke in 1989, five years after he got divorced from Johnson.
He also had a serious relationship with Frances Fisher from 1990 to 1995. He had to pay her monthly payments and a $1.5 million directing deal in exchange for dropping a lawsuit against him.
A year after separating from Frances Fisher, he got married to Dina Ruiz. His marriage to Ruiz lasted from 1996 to 2014. During the legal battle of their divorce, Eastwood refused to pay her spousal support.