Richard Bruce Cheney is an American entrepreneur and politician who is well-known for being the 46th Vice president of the United States of America. Richard came to power as the vice in 2001. He terminated his regime in 2009 after successful leading the country as the vice president for almost a decade. Let’s find out more about how much is Dick Cheney’s net worth in 2018.
Richard Bruce Cheney was born in 1941, 30th January in Lincoln Nebraska in the United States. His childhood was not focused on a specific place as his parents went here and there. At times he was at Summer or Nebraska. He could also be found in Casper, Wyoming. His mother was a very famous softball star in 1930. Cheney was among the three children of Marjorie and Richard. Cheney early childhood education was Calvert Elementary School and later Natrona County High School.
Cheney went to Yale for education purposes and later to the University of Wyoming. In the University of Wyoming, he pursued a bachelor degree in Arts and Mastered in Political Science.
He was a son of Marjorie Lorraine who was his biological mother. His father was Richard Herbert Cheney whose origin comprised of English, French Huguenot and even Irish. He was in the 9th generation of William Cheney who is said to have migrated to Massachusetts from England in the century of seventeen. He had weak ties with Benjamin Pierce Cheney in a relationship. Benjamin was a long ago American who was an expressman.
Cheney also shares an ancestry tie with Harry S. Truman and Barack Obama through Mareen Duvall who had run away from France to England in the mentioned century. He got a settlement in Maryland. Cheney’s father cared for the environment in the USA Department of Agriculture as a soil conservation agent.
Cheney married his longtime girlfriend, Lynne in 1964. Their love had started in high school when he was 14 years of age.
Cheney’s career in politic started in 1969 in an internship for William A. Steiger in the Administration of Richard Nixon. Between 1969 and 1960 he became a member of the staff of Donald Rumsfeld who was then the Director of the office of Opportunity Department.
Cheney worked for some government’s departments in his political career.
In 1978 Cheney found himself going for a member of US House of Representatives to succeed. Teno Roncalio to represent Wyoming. The race to the house such as Minority Whip and Chairmanship of the House Republican Conference.
He was the secretary of Defence in the United States for four years.
Cheney served in the government of US under George W. Bush Vice president for three terms.
Awards & Achievements
Bush awarded Dick Cheney the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1991. He once won the Senate seat as well.
Net Worth of Dick Cheney
Dick Cheney has an estimated net worth of $100 million. His wealth is a product of his hard work as a businessman and a politician. He has been in several government posts as well as a political party representative in US House of Representatives. He owns a business in Mexico and elsewhere. He has been the 17th United States Secretary of Defence in the government of George Bush.
Dick has done quite well to his country and the whole world. He has been a mediator of peace. In this remark, some have not been happy with him and have gone an extent of trying to kill him. He has a legacy to leave behind his career for being a peace-maker and condemning evil in and outside American territory.