Margie Willett Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 03 Feb, 2019
Facts of Margie Willett
Date of Birth: 1927
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Margie Willett
Nationality American
Ethnicity white
Profession actor, comedian, singer, dancer, and producer
Net Worth $30 million
Married Yes
Married to Dick Van Dyke (m. 1948–1984)
Children Barry Van Dyke, Carrie Beth van Dyke, Stacy Van Dyke, Christian Van Dyke
Divorce Dick Van Dyke (m. 1948–1984)
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Margie Willet is an ex-wife of widely renowned American actor, comedian, singer, dancer, and producer “Dick Van Dyke.” Willet gained a good recognition in Hollywood as Van Dyke's wife and she had no fondness for Hollywood.

Early Life And Family Details Of Margie Willett

It has been reported that Margie Willet was born in the year 1927 and has numbers of children together.  During Willet was in a good relationship with her husband, she became a mother of Barry Van Dyke, Carrie Beth Van Dyke, Stacy Van Dyke, and Christian Van Dyke. The gorgeous lady holds an American nationality and is a White American regarding her ethnicity.

Margie and Dick also have great-grandchildren namely Alex Van Dyke, Ava Van Dyke, Gracie Van Dyke, Jane Van Dyke, and Mia Van Dyke. They do have grandchildren named Shane Van Dyke, Carey Van Dyke, Taryn Van Dyke, Wes Van Dyke, and Jessica Van Dyke.

Margie Willet's Net Worth And Earnings 

Margie Willet was ex-wife of the famous actor Dick Van Dyke who is listed as one of the richest actors in Hollywood too. Dick’s net worth is estimated at $50 million on which Willet could enjoy her luxurious life.

 In 2018, the actor played the role in the musical fantasy film Mary Poppins Returns which became the quite hit at the box office grossing more than $320 million worldwide against its producing cost $130 million. In the movie, he played the role along with Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw, Emily Mortimer, and Julie Walters.

Margie Willet's Career And Personal Life And Relationship 

As Dick has explained about his wife Margie, she is earthy and artistic and had no fondness for Hollywood. Margie miscarried twins but went on to have four children who turned out to be truly admirable.

Dick and Margie both of them had the same addiction as they were addicted to drugs. Margie was cheated by Dick as he found himself confiding with his agent’s secretary, Michelle Triola. He wrote: 

I was drawn into a relationship. I was involved with a woman other than my wife. It was unbelievable. I was writhing in guilt.

Due to a deeper problem in their relationship they drifted apart where Dick found actress Michelle Triola. Margie was addicted to drugs so she died due to pancreatic cancer. She passed away in the year 2008 at the age of 81. 

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