Don King Net Worth

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Don King net worth is
$150 Million

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Among the most fascinating questions within the sector of boxing is the issue of how much Don King net-worth is estimated. The inquiry is answered lately and it has said that his net-worth is 280 million dollars. The majority of his wealth originates from boxing promotions. Don King whose complete name is Donald King studied within the Kent State College but ultimately he became a college drop-out.

He was married to Henrietta King along with the couple has Debbie – 3 kids together, Carl and Eric. Based on Forbes, Don King net-worth is really one of the best of the all boxing promoters by the study ends in 2009. He began his career for a boxing promoter in 1972 when he was concerned into fund-raiser for Cleveland hospital. Don King invited Muhammad Ali to reach the charity function and after he asked if he is able to boost Ali and George Foreman’s heavyweight championship fight.

Don King Net-Worth – 280 Million Dollars

Furthermore, Don King was the one that marketed many stars in the place of boxing for example George Foreman, Muhammad Ali, Larry Holmes, Mike Tyson and many more. It must be mentioned that Don King net-worth is growing every year, when marketing such huge stars. Nevertheless, still the largest achievement for him which brought millions to him of dollars was the marketing of the boxer Mike Tyson. When two stars – Evander Holyfield and Mike Tyson – had a conflict, the boxing promoter was involved within the notorious fight in 1997. All In All, the fight grossed more than 110 million dollars.

Even now Don King could be viewed in several different boxing fights and should you take into account his first hairstyle also to see him in the group is fairly simple. In battles, he’s still supporting his fighters whom he boost while waving the American flag. Consequently, even though he gets lesser fighters to boost, Don King net-worth is fairly steady since he is a truly enjoyed individual within the universe of boxing.

Quick Facts

Birth date: August 20, 1931
Birth place: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Height:6 ft 1 in (1.87 m)
Profession:Boxing promoter
Nationality:United States of America
Spouse:Henrietta King (m. 1959–2010)
Children:Carl King, Deborah King, Eric King
Parents:Hattie King, Clarence King
Awards:Peabody Award, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Television Movie, Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television, Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Dramatic Special, BFCA Critics' Choice Award for Best Picture Made for TV, DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Television Film/Miniseries, Satellite Award for Best Miniseries or Television Film
Nominations:Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie, Golden Globe Award for Best Miniseries or Television Film, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie or Dramatic Special, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Casting for a Limited Series, Movie or a Special, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special, Satellite Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Sound Editing - Limited Series, Movie Or A Special, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Hairstyling for a Limited Series or Movie, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing - Miniseries Or A Movie, Writers Guild of America Award for Television: Long Form - Adapted, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special, TCA Award for Outstanding Achievement in Movies, Miniseries and Specials

Interesting Facts

1Campaigned for George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election, and attended the Republican National Convention in New York.
2Is portrayed by Mykelti Williamson in Ali (2001).
3Was a numbers runner for the Jewish Mafia in Cleveland
4House was bombed in 1957. Subsequent investigation led to the landmark U.S. Supreme Court case Mapp v. Ohio (1961) -- establishing that the "exclusionary rule" was also applicable to the states, not simply the federal government.
5Inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame, 1997.
6Esquire magazine reports that between the years 1951-1966, he was arrested 35 times on charges ranging from running red lights to manslaughter.
7Boxing promoter.
8Children: Deborah, Carl, Eric.
9Promoter of boxers Muhammad Ali, Sugar Ray Leonard, and Mike Tyson, among others.
10Attended Kent State University, as well as Case Western University.


1His hair that stands straight up


1Only in America.
2I love this country called America, black and white alike I think its the greatest nation in the world.


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Arli$$1999TV SeriesDon King
Michael Jackson: Liberian Girl1989Video shortDon King
Miami Vice1987TV SeriesMr. Cash
Knight Rider1986TV SeriesDon King
Head Office1985INC Executive



'Viva Don King' World Championship Fight Card2013TV Movie executive producer
The Big Fight: Muhammad Ali - Joe Frazier1975Documentary short producer



Mike & Mike2016TV SeriesHimself - Boxing Promoter
Maravilla, la película2014DocumentaryBoxing Promotor
'Viva Don King' World Championship Fight Card2013TV MovieHimself
Evening Urgant2013TV SeriesHimself
Piers Morgan Tonight2013TV SeriesHimself
NBC Sports Network Fight Night2012TV SeriesHimself
The Real Rocky2011TV MovieHimself
HBO Boxing After Dark2010-2011TV SeriesHimself
The After Party: The Last Party 32011DocumentaryHimself
Beyond the Ropes2008Video documentaryHimself
HBO Boxing1975-2008TV Series documentaryHimself
Don King Presents: Prizefighter2008Video GameHimself
GameTrailers TV with Geoff Keighley2008TV SeriesHimself
Howard Stern on Demand2008TV SeriesHimself
J.C. Chávez2007DocumentaryHimself
BET Awards 20062006TV SpecialHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2005TV SeriesHimself
The 100 Most Memorable TV Moments2004TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Last Call with Carson Daly2003-2004TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
Today2004TV SeriesHimself
The Daily Show2004TV SeriesHimself
Anderson Cooper 360°2004TV SeriesHimself
Fox and Friends2004TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2003-2004TV SeriesHimself - Co-Host / Himself
Howard Stern1999-2002TV SeriesHimself
The Howard Stern Radio Show1999-2001TV SeriesHimself
Beyond the Glory2001TV Series documentaryHimself
The World Sports Awards2001TV SpecialHimself - Audience Member
ESPN SportsCentury2000TV Series documentaryHimself
Electric Playground2000TV Series documentaryHimself
The Richard Blackwood Show1999-2000TV SeriesHimself - Interviewee / Himself
Modern Marvels1999TV Series documentaryHimself - Boxing Promoter
The Martin Short Show1999TV SeriesHimself
The Chris Rock Show1999TV SeriesHimself
The 1999 Source Hip-Hop Music Awards1999TV SpecialHimself
Ruby Wax Meets...1998TV Series documentaryHimself
WWE Raw1998TV SeriesHimself
Michael Jackson: HIStory on Film - Volume II1997Video documentaryHimself (segment "Liberian Girl")
The Devil's Advocate1997Himself
Holyfield vs. Tyson II1997TV MovieHimself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1994-1997TV SeriesHimself
The Roseanne Show1997TV SeriesHimself
TFI Friday1996TV SeriesHimself
When We Were Kings1996DocumentaryHimself
Today1994TV SeriesHimself
Blossom1991TV SeriesHimself
The Chuck Woolery Show1991TV SeriesHimself
Tuesday Night Fights1991TV SeriesHimself - Audience Member
Voices that Care1991TV Movie documentaryHimself - Choir Member
Late Night with David Letterman1982-1991TV SeriesHimself
Ebony/Jet Showcase1987-1990TV SeriesHimself
22nd NAACP Image Awards1990TV SpecialHimself
Kojak: Fatal Flaw1989TV MovieHimself
The Pat Sajak Show1989TV SeriesHimself
The Arsenio Hall Show1989TV SeriesHimself
D.C. Follies1988TV SeriesHimself
The New Hollywood Squares1987-1988TV SeriesGuest Appearance
Frank's Place1987TV SeriesHimself
The 1st Annual Soul Train Music Awards1987TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Not Necessarily the News1987TV SeriesHimself
Moonlighting1986TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1986TV SeriesHimself
The Richard Belzer Show1984TV SeriesHimself
Tony Brown's Journal1983TV SeriesHimself
The Last Fight1983Himself
One on One1983TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Saturday Night Live1981-1983TV SeriesHimself
ABC's Wide World of Sports1975-1982TV SeriesHimself
Personenbeschreibung1981TV Series documentaryHimself
The John Davidson Show1980TV SeriesHimself
The Mike Douglas Show1978-1979TV SeriesHimself - Fight Promoter / Himself - Boxing Promoter
Muhammad Ali vs. Ron Lyle1975TV MovieHimself
World Heavyweight Championship: Muhammad Ali vs. Chuck Wepner1975Himself
Float Like a Butterfly, Sting Like a Bee1969DocumentaryHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

The Mavericks2016TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
The Making of Trump2015TV Movie documentaryHimself
30 for 302013TV Series documentaryHimself
Facing Ali2009DocumentaryHimself (uncredited)
Rome Is Burning2008TV SeriesHimself
Thrilla in Manila2008TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)
Soul Power2008DocumentaryHimself
Howard Stern on Demand2006TV SeriesHimself
Bicentennial Nigger2006ShortHimself
The Fight2004TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
ESPN SportsCentury2002TV Series documentaryHimself
Muhammad Ali: The Whole Story1996TV Movie documentaryHimself
Wide World of Sports 35th Anniversary Special1996TV Movie documentaryHimself
Biography1994TV Series documentaryHimself
Fallen Champ: The Untold Story of Mike Tyson1993TV Movie documentaryHimself

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