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Edith Vonnegut Bio, Age, Height, Parents, Husband, Net Worth, Children

Edith Vonnegut Net Worth 2023

Edith Vonnegut is estimated to have a net worth of $5 Million Dollars as of 2023. She has accumulated her net worth with her versatility in each field she has worked in.

Her primary source of earnings is from her career as a painter. As she progresses in her career, her net worth is projected to rise.

Year Net Worth
2023 $5 Million Dollars
2024 $6 Million Dollars
2025 $7 Million Dollars
2026 $8 Million Dollars
2027 $9 Million Dollars

Edith Vonnegut Biography

Edith Vonnegut, born in 1949 in Schenectady, New York, is a distinguished American painter. Her artistic portfolio, often characterized by the interplay between celestial figures and ordinary daily scenes, has graced numerous galleries throughout the United States.

Notably, her remarkable work has also been included in the publication ‘Domestic Goddesses’, accompanied by her own witty and insightful commentary.

Edith Vonnegut Wiki

  • Birth name:  Edith “Edie” Vonnegut
  • Date of birth: 1949
  • Place of birth: Schenectady, New York, United States
  • Edith Vonnegut age: 74 years (as of 2023)
  • Birth sign: Not known
  • Height: 5′6″
  • Spouse: Geraldo Rivera (m. 1971–1975)
  • Education: The University of Iowa, School of Visual Arts, School of the Museum of Fine Arts
  • Profession: Painter
  • Salary: Not known
  • Net worth: $5 Million Dollars (2023)

Edith Vonnegut Age

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Edith Vonnegut Photo

Edith Vonnegut is 74 years of age as of 2023, She was born in 1949, in Schenectady, New York, United States. She usually celebrates her birthday with her family and close friends every year. Her zodiac sign is not known.

Year 2023 2024
Edith Vonnegut Age 74 years 75 years

Edith Vonnegut Height

Edith Vonnegut stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches approximately 1.68 m. Her weight, hair color, eye color, bra size, waist, and bust size will be updated as soon as the details are available.

Edith Vonnegut Parents and Siblings

Edith is the daughter of celebrated novelist Kurt Vonnegut and his first wife, Jane Marie (Cox). She shares her lineage with siblings Mark Vonnegut and Nanette Vonnegut and was named in honor of her paternal grandmother, Edith Lieber Vonnegut.

Edith Vonnegut Husband

Edith was previously married to the renowned television personality Geraldo Rivera. Notably, she has published works under various names, including Edith Vonnegut, Edith Vonnegut Rivera, and Edith Vonnegut Squibb.

In 1967, Vonnegut engaged in the study of transcendental meditation alongside her mother, Jane. Presently, she is happily married to John Squibb, with whom she has two sons and three beloved grandchildren.

Edith Vonnegut Geraldo Rivera

Geraldo Rivera, originally named Gerald Riviera, was born on July 4, 1943, at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City, New York. His parents were Lillian (née Friedman) and Cruz “Allen” Rivera, with his father working as a taxicab driver and his mother as a restaurant worker.

While his father, hailing from Puerto Rico, had Galego Spanish heritage, his mother was Ashkenazi Jewish, and Rivera was brought up with influences from both backgrounds, undergoing a bar mitzvah ceremony.

Raised in both Brooklyn and West Babylon, New York, he attended West Babylon High School. The family faced discrimination, leading his mother to alter their surname to “Riviera” to mitigate prejudice, although variations such as Riviera, Ribeira, Rivera, and Ribera exist among Galician, Italian, and Portuguese families.

The surname Rivera is common in Puerto Rico due to the influx of colonists from Galicia, Spain, in the 16th century, and it is also prevalent among Sephardic Jews. Furthermore, he has connections to the Lebovitz family of Brooklyn.

Rivera’s educational journey started at the State University of New York Maritime College from 1961 to 1963, where he was a member of the rowing team. He then transferred to the University of Arizona, graduating with a B.S. in business administration in 1965.

Subsequently, he pursued law at Brooklyn Law School, graduating near the top of his class in 1969. His legal career began with various roles at organizations like Community Action for Legal Services and the National Lawyers Guild, eventually leading him to serve as an attorney for the New York City chapter of the Young Lords, an activist group in East Harlem.

His entrance into journalism occurred when WABC-TV news director Al Primo offered him a reporter position after an interview about the Young Lords’ occupation of a neighborhood church in 1969. To make his name more identifiable with his Latino heritage, they settled on the pronunciation “Geraldo” instead of “Gerald.”

To equip him for his new role, ABC facilitated his enrollment in the Ford Foundation-funded Summer Program in Journalism for Members of Minority Groups at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism in 1970, where he studied introductory broadcast journalism under Fred Friendly, given his lack of prior journalistic experience.

Geraldo Rivera has been married five times. His previous marriages were to Linda Coblentz (1965–1969), Edith Vonnegut (1971–1975), Sherryl Raymond (1976–1984), C.C. (Cynthia Cruickshank) Dyer (1987–2000), and Erica Michelle Levy (since August 2003). He has one daughter with Erica Michelle Levy.

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