|Fast Facts of Rick Steves|
|Birth Date:||May 10, 1955|
|Birth Place:||Barstow, California, U.S|
|Education:||University of Washington|
|Father's Name:||Dick Steves|
|Height :||6 feet 0 inches (1.83m)|
|Mother's Name:||Juna Ema Steves|
|Net Worth:||$10 million|
|Profession:||American author and Television personality|
Rick Steves is a business owner, American writer, radio, and TV host. He wrote books as a guide and works as a TV host for tour shows. He is one of Europe’s most respected travel authorities. In 1969 Rick began his first journey to Europe. He visited his dad’s piano factories. In 1976, Rick began his own business.
How old is Rick Steves?
He was born on 10 May 1955 to the parent Dick Steves and Juna Ema Steves in Barstow, California. He became a talented writer/traveler. His father was a bandleader and piano technician at secondary school, while his mother was a homemaker. His two sisters, Jan, and Linda Steves grew up. His nationality is American and his ethnicity is Norwegian.
The family moved to Edmonds, Washington, in 1967 and brought him to Europe at the age of 14. Furthermore, he was interested in discovering more about Europe at the time. He studied Business Management and studied European history with regard to education at the University of Washington.
Who is American Writer-Rick Steves Wife?
Many of their fans must ask if the traveler is now in contact with anyone or not. He’s not in a relationship with anyone. Here’s your answer. He hid his personal life from the media following his divorce. Perhaps in a secret relationship, he is a single person and concentrates on his work in a safe area.
He was previously married to his wife, Anne Steves, a long-standing girlfriend. However, the date of their marriage is not exactly known. The couple got married to St Thomas of Villanova, then there was the Saint David Gold Club reception. Their relationship, however, did not last long and began to turn agape. So the couple divorced and went their way in 2010. In 2010.
Two children, Andy Steves, and Steves’ daughter had been greeted together, by the couple. His son Andy also followed in the footsteps of his father and made his journey career. He also set up the company ‘Weekend Student Adventures Europa’ and wrote “Through City Hopping on a budget” and wrote “The Europe of Andy Steves.”
How much is the Calculated Rick Steves Net Worth?
He talked about the American traveler’s earnings and made a good profit from his career. His understanding of being a TV personality and traveling mostly in Europe was also beautiful. Hence, the net worth of his career is estimated to be around $15 million.
He is highly active with verified accounts on various social media platforms. On Instagram, he takes a handle with 177k followers @ricksteveeurope. He has a @RickSteves account on Twitter, which has 113k followers and has more than 614k followers on Facebook.
The TV personality kept its body at a height of 6 feet per inch or 1,82 meters in its 60s. Only his 80-kg weight did not disclose information on his body measurement. He’s got both eyes and brown hair.
The Career Line of Rick Steves
- Early in life, he taught traveler’s classes and was a summer tour guide through The Experimental College. He also worked as a Piano Teacher and wrote his first European edition Through the Back Door (ETBD) in 1980.
- He then hosted his first TV show ‘Rick Steves traveling in Europe’ in 1991. After his second show, ‘The Europe of Rick Steve’ in 2000.
- He wrote many books such as guides, city guides and region guides, and sentence books.
- He also co-authored the “Europe 101: History and Art for Travelers” book, which won the world’s best seller guidebook in the United States in 1999.
- He also manages his own production company ‘Back Door Productions,’ for which he also writes and produces TV shows.
- He has expanded his career alongside his writings to include radio, newspapers, and mobile apps.
- The radio show ‘Traveling with Rick Steves’ he created and hosted in 2005.
- After that, in 2006, he joined the union in becoming a columnist. Furthermore, in the 2016 presidential campaign, he expanded his advocacy on politics and campaigned for Hillary Clinton.
- It is also a member of the Consultative Committee of the National Organization for Marijuana Law Reform.