The legendary star Ralph Waite was born in 1928. Before the year he passed away, Ralph Waite net worth was $2 million and left behind wife & children. Born in New York in USA Ralph Waite is a well known actor, voice artist plus political activist who has attracted the attention of many with his superb works. American action police series titled NCIS was highly popular and in this series Ralph Waite in the role of Jackson Gibbs turned many heads with tremendous acting skills and he was appreciated by many TV viewers.
|Net Worth||$2 Million|
|Source of Income||Actor|
|Birth Date||June 22, 1928|
|Wife||Linda East (m. 1982–2014)|
|Ex-Wife||Kerry Shear Waite (m. 1977–1981)
Beverly Waite (m. 1951–1966)
|Passed Away||February 13, 2014|
In the year 1967 Ralph Waite acted in a film named ‘’Cool Hand Luke’’ and this film directed by Stuart Rosenberg was great hit at the box office and raked huge money. Ralph Waite as Alibi was magnificent and he was spoken highly by many movie goers. Then came the film ‘’Five Easy Pieces’’ and he made many sit up and take notice of his acting skills. It is important to mention that this Ralph Waite as a Democrat was not successful for Congress party and was defeated thrice.
He also appeared in many guest roles in many TV series and found a place in the hearts of many viewers with his superb acting skills. It is worthy to mention that his role in the TV series ‘’The Waltons and Roots’’ was appreciated highly and for this role he was nominated for the renowned Emmy Awards and he was noticed by many all over. In the year 1846 was first established Bucknell University in Lewisburg in Pennsylvania, USA and in this prestigious university Ralph Waite did his graduation and later got his master’s degree from the renowned Yale University Divinity School. His parents are Ralph H Waite and Ester Waite and he has got four siblings. Ralph Waite’s ethnicity is white. Before he left the world, Ralph Waite net worth was estimated to be $2 million.
Ralphy Waite married thrice and his first marriage was with a lady named Beverly they both lived together from 1951 to 1966 and the couple has three daughters. Later they got separated from each other. In the year 1977 he married a woman named Kerry Shear and later got separated from her. It was in the year 1982 Ralph Waite married Linda East and they both lived together till 2014. His many TV works like Look Up and Live, The Borgia Stick, The Thanksgiving Story etc were sensational.