John Ratzenberger Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 26 Apr, 2016
Facts of John Ratzenberger
Date of Birth: 1947 , April-6
Age: 72 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name John Ratzenberger
Birth Name John Dezso Ratzenberger
Father Dezso Alexander Ratzenberger
Mother Bertha Grochowski
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Working For Movies and TV shows
Net Worth $ 80 million
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Famous for Voice actor, entrepreneur
Special Title Cliff Clavin
Married Yes
Married to Julie Blichfeldt (m. 2012), Georgia Stiny (m. 1985–2004), Caroline Ratzenberger (m. ?–1983)
Children 2
Divorce Yes
Education Sacred Heart University
Movies Finding Dory
TV Show Cheers
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John Ratzenberger was born on April 6, 1947 and his age is 69 years. John's birth place is Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States. John is son of mother Bertha Veronica and father Dezso Alexander Ratzenberger. His mother used to work at Remington Arms and his father was a truck driver. John was raised in Connecticut along with his family. John's nationality is American. According to his ethnicity John is white and he belongs to Polish, Hungarian and Austrian descent.

John Ratzenberger attended St. Ann's School which is located in Bridgeport and later he joined Sacred Heart University in Fairfield. In 1971 he moved to London where he stayed for about 10 years and when he was in London he began his career in the performing arts.

John Ratzenberger made his acting career debut from 1976 American film The Ritz as Patron. In 1977, he appeared in British-American epic war film A Bridge Too Far as Lt James Megellas. And same year he also appeared in movie Twilight's Last Gleaming and Star Wars.

John also worked in superhero movie Superman and British science fiction fantasy film Warlords of Atlantis in 1978. In 1979, John made his acting presence in Anglo-American wartime romantic film Hanover Street. John also appeared in the sequel of the superhero movie Superman II and American epic space opera film The Empire Strikes Back in 1980.

In the lead role of Cliff Clavin, he was featured in TV show Cheers where he appeared from 1982 to 1993. His other famous appearance in TV series includes Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, The Detectives, 8 Simple Rules and Franklin & Bash.

Being a popular voices artist he has provided his voices in several movies and in TV shows, Toy Story 2, Spirited Away, Cars, Toy Story 3, How Murray Saved Christmas and many more. 

John Ratzenberger's current relational status is married and he has been married three times in his life. John's sexual orientation is straight.

John's as married for the first time with Caroline Ratzenberger after a year of affair the couple later attended divorce in 1983. After his divorce he was married for the second time with Georgia Stiny whom he married in 1985 in a private event. Till 2004 before their divorce they were together for more than 19 years. John married as his third wife he married Julie Blichfeldt. Before their marriage they were in dating relationship for more than four years. Talking about his children, his first child was Nina Kathrine Ratzenberger and later he had a son named James John Ratzenberger with his former wife Georgia Stiny. 

John Ratzenberger's net worth is about 80 million dollars which also shows his influence in the industry and his devotion towards his work. In several site there were several question asked "Is John dead or alive?” which also reflects his fans love and affection towards him.

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