George Michael Zimmerman is a popular American who has secured a lot of popularity for Trayvon Martin’s fatal shooting. He was a subject of matter in all the leading news agencies in the US from February 2012 to July 2013. There are also other allegations of violence that were made against him after this murder. Although he was acquitted of all the charges by the Court in the year 2013, he still remains a popular and well-recognised personality in the USA.
He continues to maintain the same level of popularity after been acquitted of all the charges because he put the auction of the gun which was used in the murder. This is exactly what that become the centre of attraction for him. Let us know about George Zimmerman’s net worth in 2018.
George Zimmerman was born (5th October 1983) in Manassas, which certainly suggests that he is an American by birth. He was from a middle-class family. His mother’s true origination was Africa and father was an American with German background. His father, Robert Zimmerman Sr. served the American Army for 22 long years. After retiring from the Army, his father has worked as a magistrate.
George has three siblings including one brother and two sisters. He always wanted to become a marine, and he joined the training program for the junior’s cops only when he was 14 years of age. It was in the year 2001 when he finished his schooling.
George shifted to Florida after completing his schooling and joined an insurance agency. He got an associate degree in the Criminal Justice in the year 2009. In the year 2017, he got hitched with Shellie Dean. His Wife filed for the divorce when George Zimmerman was accused of committing the crime in the year 2012. It was in the year 2016, she finally got the divorce. George was released from all acquisition as he proved in the court that he used the weapon in self-defence.
Awards & Achievement
George Zimmerman doesn’t receive any award as he was actually a personality with the criminal background. Although he got some appreciation because he started selling the paintings which some Americans recognised as best and elegant. He sold one of his paintings with an amount of $100,099. It was later recognised that the theme of the painting was copied.
Most of his paintings were founded copied from other sources, and he was halted by a court of selling them in the year 2015. He was declared as a Republican Party presidential candidate in the Poll testing campaign in Alaska. The aim was to know how well American society accepts someone with a tag or murderer. He got 2% votes in it.
Net worth of George Zimmerman
George Zimmerman launched a website following his arrest in the year 2012 and asked people to donate in order to let him fight against the case. Although it was a huge surprise, the website started getting donations of around $33,000 every month on an average basis. George collected a total amount of $150,000 in the next few months from the website. He also raised a lot of money by selling paintings and the gun involved in the crime. Presently he has a net worth of around $12 million, and the sources that have enabled him to own such a worth is still unknown.
George Zimmerman has a criminal background, yet he is infamous in the USA. He has been accused of various crimes that took place and yet this doesn’t affect his reputation and the income he generated.