Bill Rancic Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Akinwalere Olaleye
Jan 31, 2024 By Akinwalere Olaleye
Originally Published on Jun 01, 2022
Bill Rancic is a reality star presently employed with the Trump Organization.
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About Bill Rancic

Bill Rancic is an entrepreneur and motivational speaker who gained considerable fame on reality television with 'The Apprentice,' whose final challenge was with Kwame Jackson.
Bill Rancic aspired to become a lawyer but became a successful businessman through his hard work and determination. Bill Rancic even owns a production company.
He published books such as 'Beyond The Lemonade Stand,' 'How To Succeed In Business', 'First Light And You Are Hired,' and 'Life From The Winner Of The Apprentice.' His book 'You're Hired' is a New York Times best-seller. He currently co-owns the RPM restaurant group along with Giuliana Prosecco.
He has inspired many young entrepreneurs to keep chasing their dreams and that anything can be achieved through hard work. Rancic appears regularly on several daytime broadcast and television programs such as Today, The View, Racheal Ray, Steve Harvey, and several CNBC programs.
He has hosted several TV shows such as 'We Mean Business' in 2009, 'Ready For Love', 'Kitchen Casino' in 2014, and 'America Now' in 2014. He produced 'Airplane Repo' in 2010-2011. In 2009 -2010 Bill and his wife Giulianna started the TV series ‘Giuliana & Bill.’
He is also a philanthropist and real estate developer. Bill and his wife created an app known as Pear. The app provided parents with answers and concerns on how to raise children.

Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Bill Rancic's net worth?

Bill Rancic's estimated net worth is $30 million.

How much does Bill Rancic earn per year?

Bill Rancic probably earns $850,000 per year.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Bill Rancic?

Bill Rancic is 6 ft 3 in (191 cm) tall.

How old is Bill Rancic?

Bill Rancic is 51 years old in 2022, born on May 16, 1971.

Childhood And Education

Bill Rancic was born to Gail and Edward Rancic on May 16, 1971, in Chicago, Illinois, America. His father, Edward, died of cancer in 1999. Bill has three sisters, Beth, Katie, and Karen, and grew up in an Irish family in the suburbs of Orland Park. His paternal grandfather is of Croatian heritage and moved to the United States of America. He studied at St. Michael's School, located in Orlando. He completed his graduation from Carl Sandburg High School and attended Loyola University in Chicago to complete his higher studies.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Bill Rancic's partner?

Bill Rancic is married to Giuliana Prosecco, an Italian-American entertainment reporter and co-anchor in E-news. In August 2012, they welcomed their son in Denver, Colorado.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

He has a degree in criminal justice, but his career took a different turn. In 2004, Bill Rancic was a job applicant for the first season of 'Apprentice.' He was the first candidate hired by the Trump Organization at the end of the first season of Trump's reality show 'Apprentice.' 'Apprentice' was an extremely successful show, and it earned $214 million. In the finale, Donald Trump hired Bill Rancic for a job with his organization. Trump gave him two options: to manage a Trump-owned golf course in California or oversee a 90-story building project in Chicago. Rancic also worked as a host in 'We Mean Business,' an A&E reality show.
Along with his wife Giuliana, Bill Rancic started 'You And I', a joint TV production company. They produced reality and scripted programming for television and began their reality television show 'Giuliana And Bill' on E! Network in 2009. He even hosted a program known as 'America Now.' It was broadcasted on all stations owned by Raycom Media in the United States.
He even became a television spokesperson in national commercials, explaining his experience with hair loss. He even hosted the Food Network competitive cooking series called the 'Kitchen Casino.' In the series, chefs participated in casino-themed challenges to try to win up to $30,000. Rancic and his wife Giuliana entered a partnership with Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises, and together they opened an Italian restaurant in Chicago in August 2011.
The restaurant was opened in February 2012 in Chicago's River North District. It was named RPM Italian. They opened numerous restaurants such as RPM Steak in Chicago and RPM Italian Washington D.C. Many celebrities have visited their restaurants, including Barack and Michelle Obama.

Charity Work

Bill Rancic was a humanitarian who supported five charities and foundations. He has supported Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, Give Back Hollywood Foundation, Habitat for Humanity, Memorial Sloan-Kettering, and Ronald McDonald House Charities. Bill Rancic has supported seven causes that including cancer and disaster relief. Bill and his wife Guilianna hosted The Pink Agenda's Virtual Gala which is committed to raising money for breast cancer research and care.

What awards has Bill Rancic won?

Bill Rancic won the nomination for Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Male Reality Star in 2004 for 'The Apprentice.' He was nominated for Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Class Series in 2009 for We Mean Business. In 2014 he was nominated for Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Host in a Lifestyle/Travel/Children's or Educational and Informational Program when he was a host in America Now. He was invited to the Do Something Awards at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica in August 2021.

Bill Rancic's Hobbies And Interests

Bin Rancic enjoys scuba diving and running marathons.

Other Interesting Bill Rancic Facts And Trivia

  • Rancic was the founder of Cigars Around The World, which has grown into a multi-million dollar national operation. It has contributed significantly to making him a millionaire.
  • He was the first reality TV star hired on national television.
  • He was selected to oversee the construction of the Trump Tower Chicago in his native Chicago, Illinois.
  • Rancic owned a home in Hinsdale, Illinois, which essentially featured on his reality show.
  • He had to abandon his idea of attending law school after he started his cigar business.
  • Bill Rancic is a graduate of Loyola University, Chicago.
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Bill Rancic Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Date of Birth

1971-05-15

Nationality

American

Place of Birth

Chicago

Age

Height

191 cm

Eye Color

Brown

Occupation

TV Personality, Entrepreneur, Businessperson, Author, Television producer

Education

Loyola University

Net Worth

30000000

Partner

Giuliana Rancic

Parents

Edward Rancic, Gail

Siblings

Beth, Katie and Karen

Annual Earnings

850000
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Written by Akinwalere Olaleye

Bachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature

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As a highly motivated, detail-oriented, and energetic individual, Olaleye's expertise lies in administrative and management operations. With extensive knowledge as an Editor and Communications Analyst, Olaleye excels in editing, writing, and media relations. Her commitment to upholding professional ethics and driving organizational growth sets her apart. She has a bachelor's degree in English Literature from the University of Benin, Edo State. 

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