Caroline Kennedy is an American diplomat and senator who is the daughter of former American president John F. Kennedy. She served as the US Ambassador to Japan from November 2013 to January 2017. Now let’s have a close look on Caroline Kennedy’s net worth in 2019.
Caroline was born on 27 November 1957 in Manhattan at the home of Jacqueline Lee Bouvier Kennedy and John Fitzgerald Kennedy. She was named after her maternal aunt Lee Radzwill. Kennedy had a younger brother John who died in 1999 in a plane crash. At the age of three, she moved to the White House when her father became President of the United States.
When she was only six years old, her father was killed by shotgun in November 1963. It changes the life of Caroline completely and their family moved to Manhattan. She completed her schooling from the Convent of Sacred Heart and The Brearley School, New York City, whereas Kennedy completed her graduation from Concord Academy, Massachusetts.
Caroline Kennedy married Edwin Schlossberg, who is a popular American designer and author in 1986. Together, they have three children, named Rose Kennedy Schlossberg, John Bouvier Kennedy Schlossberg, and Tatiana Celia Kennedy Schlossberg. She was very close her brother, but he died in a plane crash. Presently, Caroline is the only sole survivor of the Kennedy family.
After getting graduated, she starts her career as a photographer’s assistant in Austria and then completed an internship at the New York News. Soon after that, Caroline started working as a prominent board member of many public and nonprofit firms, such as the Concord Academy Board of Trustees, the New York Board of Education, and the Fund for Public Schools.
In 1991, she released a book, named “In Our Defense: The Bill of Rights in Action” in a collaboration with Ellen Alderman. This book features the causes for framing the US Constitution’s 4th amendment. In June 2008, she was named to co-chair the Vice President Search Committee of Barack Obama. She was one of the Obama’s 35 national co-chairs for the re-election campaign.
Caroline Kennedy succeeded John Roos as the new United States Ambassador to Japan on 24 July 2013. During his working period, she meets the survivors of the atomic bombing in Nagasaki and also attends a memorial ceremony in Hiroshima for the people who died in the atomic bombing. She resigned from this post before the sworn of Donald Trump as America’s President and left Japan. Presently, she is working as one of the board of directors for Boeing Company.
Awards & Achievements
Some greatest achievements of Caroline’s life were editing the best-selling volumes, such as A Patriot’s Handbook, and The Best-Loved Poems of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. In addition to that, she wrote many books and poems.
She is only the second US ambassador to attend the annual memorial of Hiroshima bombing in 2015. Her name is rumored for the 2020 Presidential Elections in the United States.
Net Worth of Caroline Kennedy
The Caroline Kennedy net worth is US$260 million. The major sources of her wealth are publishing, law, and politics. She receives a healthy amount of money as royalties on her published books.
In addition, all the belongings and property of her mother were automatically given to her as she is the sole survivor of the Kennedy family. Caroline also owns an apartment on Park Avenue whose cost is around US$20 million.
Caroline is a part of the Kennedy family who has worked for the welfare of the United States. With her name speculated for the 2020 elections, she looked to continue her family’s legacy in politics.