Robert Redford BioGraphy

Robert Redford BioGraphy :  His full name is Charles Robert Redford Jr. Apart from being an American actor, he is also a director, and activist.Charles Robert Redford Jr took his tiny steps for the first time in this world on August 18, 1936. Charles’s birthplace is Santa Monica, California, United States. Redford is currently 85 years old. Charles’s birth sign is Leo.

Robert Redford BioGraphy

His father’s name is Charles Robert Redford. His mother’s name is Martha Hart. His father’s name was born in 1914 and he died in 1991. His mother was born in 1914 and died in 1955. His father was an accountant and milkman. Charles has a son from his first marriage named William. The actor is of Irish, Scottish and English descent. His great-grandfather’s name is Elisha Redford. His great-grandfather was an Englishman. His great-grandmother was Mary Ann McCreery. His great-grandmother was Irish-Catholic. In 1849, his great-great-grandfather moved to New York City after marriage. And after that his great-grandparents settled in Stonington, Connecticut. The ancestry of Martha’s family, the Hurts, were Irish from Galway. Martha’s parents were Greens Scots-Irish. Martha’s parents settled in the 18th century.The family of this director had moved to Van Nuys, Los Angeles. Charles used to work in El Segundo.

Education Qualification

He took admission in Van Nuys High School for his high school studies. Don Drysdale was his classmate. He was a baseball pitcher by profession. This actor was more interested in sports and art than studies. He was very bad at studies. The actor hit up with Pancho Gonzales for heating up tennis balls at the Los Angeles Tennis Club.He graduated from high school in 1954. After that he took admission in the University of Colorado Boulder in Boulder, Colorado. Here this actor were members of the Kappa Sigma fraternity. He studied in this university for only one and a half years.The actor worked in a restaurant called Bar, The Sink along with his college studies. When he lived in Colorado, he started drinking heavily. Due to which he had lost half his scholarship. Then he was expelled from the school.After that he lived in Italy, France and Spain where he traveled to Europe. After that the actor took admission in Pratt Institute in Brooklyn. From where he studied painting. The actor took classes at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City in 1959.

Personal Life

He married Lola Van Wagenen on August 9, 1958 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Her husband had dropped out of college to marry her. Lola gave birth to their four children. The names of his children are Amy Hart Redford, David James Redford, Shauna Jean Radford and Scott Anthony Redford. She gave birth to Scott Anthony Redford on 1 September 1959. Scott died on November 17, 1959. She gave birth to Shauna Jean Redford on 15 November 1960. She gave birth to David James Redford on 5 May 1962. David died on 16 October 2020. She gave birth to Amy Hart Redford on 22 October 1970. He got divorced from his wife in 1985.After the divorce, he was in a relationship with Sybil Szuggers for a long time. He married his girlfriend in July 2009 at the Louis C. Jacob Hotel in Hamburg, Germany. Before marriage, he shared his house in Sundance, Utah with his girlfriend. In the 1990s, his girlfriend moved in with him.

Robert Redford BioGraphy
Real Name Charles Robert Redford Jr
Nick Name
Age 85 years old
Date Of Birth 18 August 1936
Nationality American
Religion Christian
Gender Male
Birth Place
Santa Monica, California, United States
  • Actor
  • Director
  • Producer
Zodiac Sign Leo
Ethnicity Mixed
Active Year 1958–2020
Father Name Charles Robert Redford
Mother Name Martha Hart
Sibling Name  William
  • Dylan Redford
  • Lena Redford
  • Conor Schlosser
  • Eden August
  • Mica Schlosser
Children Name
  • James Redford
  • Scott Anthony Redford
  • Amy Redford
  • Shauna Redford
Wife Name Sibylle Szaggars (m. 2009)
School Name Van Nuys High School
College Name
  • University of Colorado Boulder in Boulder, Colorado
  • Pratt Institute in Brooklyn
Qualification Graduate
 Physical Status
Robert Redford BioGraphy Cover
5 feet 10½ inches (1.79 m)
Body type Fit
Weight 77 kg (169 lbs)
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Red hair
Shoe Size 16 (US)
Chest size 42 inches
Waist  size 32 Inches
Biceps size 18 inches
Sexual Orientation Straight
  Relationship Status
Are you married ? Yes
Is he Gay No
Any Affair No
Ex- Wife Name Lola Van Wagenen (m. 1958–1985)
Spouse Name Sibylle Szaggars (m. 2009)
  Social Network
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Instagram Not Active
Twitter Not Active
YouTube Not Active

Know More (Robert Redford BioGraphy)

  • His eldest son died of sudden infant death syndrome at the age of two and a half months,
  • His eldest son was buried at Provo City Cemetery in Provo, Utah.
    his eldest daughter is a painter
  • His eldest daughter married Eric Schlosser, a journalist by profession.
  • His second number son was a writer as well as a producer.
  • His youngest daughter is an actress as well as a director and producer.
  • He has seven grandchildren.


He won Academy Awards and Golden Globe Awards in the category of Best Director in 1980 for his work in Ordinary People. In 2002, he won the Academy Awards in the category of Honorary Award. In 1969, he won the BAFTA Awards in the category of Best Actor in a Leading Role for starring in Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid / Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here / Downhill Racer. In 1980, he won the Directors Guild of America Awards in the category of Outstanding Directing – Feature Film for his work in Ordinary People. In 1965, he won the Golden Globe Awards in the category of New Star of the Year – Actor for his performance in Inside Daisy Clover. In 1994, he won the Golden Globe Awards in the category of Cecil B. DeMille Award. In 1995, he won the Screen Actors Guild Awards in the Life Achievement Award category. In 2013, he won the Film critic awards in the New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actor for his performance in All Is Lost. In 2019, he won the Artistic Excellence Award for Lifetime Achievement from the Morelia International Film Festival.

Net Worth

The net worth of this Actor along with activist and director (Charles Robert Redford Jr ) is around two hundred million dollar. Next : Mary Tyler Moore BioGraphy

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