Ted Turner Biography

  • Ted Turner

    Quick Facts Of Ted Turner

    Celebrated NameTed Turner
    Age81 Years
    Nick NameMouth of the South
    Birth NameRobert Edward Turner
    Birth Date1938-11-19
    ProfessionBusiness Celebrity
    Birth NationUnited States
    Place Of BirthCincinnati, Ohio
    FatherRobert Edward Turner II
    Height1.85 m
    Weight70 kg
    Marital StatusMarried (Divorced)
    Net Worth$2.2 Billion

  • Robert Edward Turner III is an American media mogul, businessman, and philanthropist. Professionally, he is known as Ted Turner. He is known as the founder of the Cable News Network (CNN). He helped revive interest in professional wrestling by buying World Championship Wrestling. He also created the environmental-themed animated series Captain Planet and the Planeteers.  He is the co-founder of Nuclear Threat Initiative. Currently, he serves as Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors.  

    Gossip and rumor

    Turner opens up about having Lewy Body Dementia. Lewy body dementia is caused by protein deposits in the brain — named “Lewy bodies” after the neurologist who discovered them. He claimed that he has difficulties in memory and causes exhaustion. He noted that a tinge of humor. He said that he was not able to take the name of disease to mind even though he was facing difficulties and was affected by it. Although he is still active. He was seen practicing yoga but continuing to wander his immense Montana ranch on horseback.     

    Early Life of Turner

    Robert Edward Turner III is known as Ted Turner. currently, he is 79 years. He was born on 19 November 1938 at Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S. He was born to Florence and Robert Edward Turner II who was a billboard magnate. He belongs to American nationality. His birth sign is Scorpio. He attended Brown University and was vice-president of the Brown Debating Union and captain of the sailing team. He became a member of Kappa Sigma. He initially majored in Classics. But later changed his major to Economics, but before receiving a degree, he was expelled because of having a female student in his dormitory room.

    Body Features of Turner

    Turner height is 1.85 m. His weight is 70 kg. He has brown eyes and white hair. Overall, he has the balanced and healthy body.

    Relationship of Turner

    Turner is a married man. He has married and got divorced three times. In 1960 he married Judy Nye and got divorced in 1964. Then he married Jane Shirley Smith in 1965 and got divorced in 1988. Later he married Jane Fonda in 1991 and divorced in 2001. Altogether, he has five children.

    Net Worth of Turner

    According to 2018 statistics, Turner’s net worth is estimated to be $2.2 billion.

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