Orson Welles Net Worth

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Orson Welles net worth was
$20 Million

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Orson Welles Net Worth: Welles worked in film, radio, and theatre. A number of his best known works were the Broadway production Caesar in 1937, the introduction of the Mercury Theatre which featured among the very most well-known radio broadcasts The War of the Worlds in 1938, plus among the most famous movies ever, 1941’s Citizen Kane. He became well known for his radio broadcast version of the H.G. Wells novel The War of the Worlds. The transmission caused widespread panic that aliens were invading the Earth. Wells starred as Charles Foster Kane, in addition to co-composed, directed, and produced Citizen Kane. He was voted the best film director of all time in 2002 in two British Film Institute surveys of critics and directors. He also won three Grammy Awards for Best Spoken Word Recording. In 1975 he was granted the American Film Institute Lifetime Achievement Award. Orson was married three times and had four kids.

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Birth date: 1915-05-06
Death date: 1985-10-10
Birth place: Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States
Height:6 ft (1.854 m)
Education:Todd Seminary for Boys
Nationality:United States of America
Spouse:Virginia Nicolson (divorced)
Children:Rebecca Welles Manning, Beatrice Welles, Christopher Welles Feder, * Christopher Welles Feder, * Rebecca Welles Manning, * Beatrice Welles
Parents:Beatrice Ives Welles, Richard Hodgdon Head Welles, Beatrice Ives
Books:This is Orson Welles, Orson Welles on Shakespeare




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