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Joan Dangerfield Birthday Highlights

Birth Name
Joan Child
Place Of Birth
70 years old
Birth Date
November 23 1953

Joan Dangerfield Facts

Child Star?
Education & Qualifications
Net Worth
Current Partner
Rodney Dangerfield

About Joan Dangerfield 

Joan Child was born in the district of Queens borough in New York, in the United States.

Joan Dangerfield is a well-known human rights advocate. She was well known for being the wife of actor and comedian Rodney Dangerfield.

She is known worldwide as the co-founder of The Opus 73 Group, a financial consulting firm with an extensive list of clients that includes the Chinese government. Joan is also known as the second wife of comedian and actor Rodney Dangerfield. She also has two children with Rodney Dangerfield, and Joan also founded the Rodney Dangerfield Institute for the study of comedy.

Joan Dangerfield's Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Joan Dangerfield's net worth?

The net worth of Joan Dangerfield is approximately estimated to be $20 million.

How much does Joan Dangerfield earn per year?

Per-year earnings of Joan Dangerfield are approximately estimated to be $400,000.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Joan Dangerfield?

Joan's height is 5 ft 5 in (165 cm.)

How old is Joan Dangerfield?

Joan was born in 1953. Therefore, she will turn 69 on November 23, 2022.

Childhood And Education

On November 23, 1953, Joan was born. There are no details available on the childhood and education of Joan. Her husband and his parents, come from various backgrounds, although he inherited Russian and Hungarian descent from his father. Even though his family was Jewish, Rodney abandoned the religion. Rodney had many challenges throughout his life, but he conquered them with his legendary humor.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Joan Dangerfield's partner?

Joan and Rodney Dangerfield were loved at first sight. Their relationship started when Rodney Dangerfield went into Joan's Santa Monica flower store. In 1993, the pair married and stayed married until Dangerfield died in 2004 due to complications following surgery.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Joan is the co-founder and general partner of The Opus 73 Group, a consulting business that assists the Chinese government with investment promotion. She worked for 20 years as the CEO of Jungle Roses, Before finding The Opus 73 Group. Jungle Roses was a worldwide flower distribution firm that won the United Nations 'Business of the Future' award.

Joan built a website for Rodney while the pair started in 1995, making him the first celebrity to get his official website. Joan made a two-hour documentary on Rodney's life for A&E after he died in 2004. She also runs Dangerfield Entertainment, Paper Clip Productions, and Xis International as president and CEO. She now lives in Beverly Hills, California, and works for Opus 73, which focuses on media enterprises and Hollywood entertainment and specializes in investment marketing, recruitment, and retention.

Joan Dangerfield's humanitarian interests take her to a variety of worthwhile projects. Joan has been a member of the UCLA Department of Neurosurgery's board of directors since its creation in 2004. She's also a member of the American Cinematheque, the Creative Coalition, the International Festival & Event Association, and the Media Arts and Culture of the National Alliance.

Charity Work

Joan is a well-known philanthropist who has donated to a variety of organizations and institutions, including Food for Good, American Friends of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, UCLA's Department of Neurosurgery, and Breast Cancer Care to name a few.

What awards has Joan Dangerfield won?

Joan, Rodney Dangerfield's widow, commissioned this one-of-a-kind handmade award design. The Rodney Respect Award is a one-of-a-kind honor given yearly to a comedian who exemplifies Rodney Dangerfield's professional heritage and commitment to making a positive difference in people's lives.

Other Interesting Joan Dangerfield Facts And Trivia

  • Joan's husband, Rodney Dangerfield, wrote a book titled 'It's Not Easy Bein' Me'.
  • Joan founded the Rodney Dangerfield Institute for the study of comedy.
  • Joan is currently single and is not dating anyone.

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