Dean Martin is a famous American singer, television star, film actor and a comedian. He is an enduring American and quite a popular entertainer from the mid 20th century. He was famous by the name of “King of Cool” for his self-assurance and charisma. He with his comedy partner Jerry Lewis was a popular duo.
Dean Martin has also worked in many films with the Jerry Lewis and they were a part of Rat Pack of with Sammy Davis Jr and Frank Sinatra. Here is a quick summary of Dean Martin’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Dean Martin Early Life
Dean Martin was born in the year 1917 on June 7 in Steubenville, Ohio. He was the youngest of the other two sons. His father’s name is Gaetano Alfonso Crocetti and his other’s name is Angela Crocetti who was an Italian American. He has pursued his education from Grant Elementary School in Steubenville. And at the teenage time, the took drums as a hobby.
After the left the Steubenville High School in his 10th grade he went to find the odd jobs which included welterweight boxer. He used to call himself “Kid Crochet”.
Dean died due to lung cancer in the year 1995. The industry lost an amazing actor, singer and a comedian. He died at an age of 75 years.
Dean Martin Career, Awards & Achievement
After dropping out from the school he started singing with many local bands and has developed his own singing style. He then teamed with a comedian and they became a popular duo. He has also featured a solo singer which has hit many records.
He had a warbling crooning voice which made him win the hearts of many ladies.
Some of his famous songs were “Sway”, “Memories are made of this”, “Everybody Loves Somebody” and many others. He has also made an album known an “Amore” which was released in the year 2009.
He was also offered to sing with the MCA. His first solo film was the “Ten Thousand Bedrooms”.
Awards & Achievements:
Dean Martin with his talented nature has won several hearts and awards. He was nominated for the “Golden Globe” in the year 1970, 1969 and 1968. He won the “Golden Globe” award in the year 1967 for the best TV star in the male category of the famous show “The Dean Martin Show”. He was also nominated for the Best actor in the comedy or musical in the year 1960 for the show “Who Was that Lady?”.
In the year 1972, 1970, 1969 and in 1952 he was nominated several times for the “Primetime Emmy awards”.
He has won the “Golden Apple Awards” for being the Most Cooperative Actor in the year 1954.
He was nominated many times for the “Laurel Awards” in the year 1968, 1967, 1966, 1960 and 1959.
He won the “Photoplay Awards” in the year 1953 and won the “Walk of Fame” in the year 1960.
Net Worth of Dean Martin
Dean Martin has a net worth of $30 Million. In the year 2013, he has paid an amount of $500,000 for the joint property and also paid $ 225,000 for the Palm spring house.
Martin with his family shifted to their dream mansion which they called to be the house made of ‘ wood and firestone’ and it has six cars, with a tennis court and a swimming pool in it. After his divorce he left that Palm spring house.
Martin has also rented a house in LA and paid $600 every month. It is his first home in Hollywood.
Back in the year 1976, he donated an amount of $1,500,000 to Jerry’s kids.
His net worth in the year 2015 was $30,000,000. In 2014 it was $26,086,957. In 2103 it was $24,000,000. And in 2012 it was $17,142,857.
Dean Martin will still remain in the heart of many people as the most successful comedian and an actor and his works will be watched for many years from now. This man with the extraordinary personality has not only earned a net worth of $30 million but also the heart of his fans.