Dick Clark Net Worth, Biography, Death

DicK Clark was an American television host whose most famous program was American Bandstand between 1956 and 1989.

Dick Clark was a New Year’s Eve icon as well, as he presented Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve; the live broadcast of the Times Square celebrations.

Full NameDick Clark
Born (Date of Birth)1929-11-30
DiedApril 18th, 2012
Height5 ft & 8 in (1.75 m)
ProfessionGame Show Host, Businessperson, TV Personality, Radio personality, Television producer, Film Producer, Actor, Screenwriter
NationalityUnited States of America
Dick Clark Net Worth$200 Million

Dick Clark net worth

Dick Clark was an American television host and radio personality whose net worth was $200 million when he passed away in 2012.

On April 18, 2012, he suffered a heart attack and died at 82 years old.

Dick Clark overview

Rick Clark was best known for hosting “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve” and “American Bandstand”. Over the course of his long career, Clark introduced thousands of bands and solo performers to American television and radio audiences. 

82-year-old Dick Clark died in Santa Monica, California on April 18th, 2012. Clark sustained a severe stroke in 2004 that prevented him from hosting New Year’s Eve. As a result, Ryan Seacrest took over his hosting duties.

Dick Clark Productions

He was not only a TV, radio, and game show host, but he was also Dick Clark Productions’ CEO. The company was founded in 1957 in Santa Monica, California, and has since created many popular television shows. 

The Country Music Awards, Golden Globe Awards, and American Music Awards have all been produced by Dick Clark Productions. Dick Clark sold the business for $175 million to Dan Snyder, owner of the Washington Redskins, in 2007.