Mary Marquardt Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 06 Feb, 2020
Facts of Mary Marquardt
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Mary Marquardt
Birth Name Mary Marquardt
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Profession Chef
Net Worth $10 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Face Color Fair
Famous for Being the ex-wife of Harrison Ford
Children Benjamin and Willard Ford.
Divorce Harrison Ford
Education Ripon College
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American native Mary Marquardt is a chef. She is best known for being the ex-wife of American actor Harrison Ford. Ford is an actor famed from the movie franchises Indiana Jones and Star Wars Trilogy. His breakout role in the movie Witness also earned him Academy, BAFTA, and Golden Globe nominations. 

Short Biography of Mary Marquardt  

Mary Marquardt was born in the year 1945 in the USA. She is 74 years old as of 2019. Marquardt is American according to her nationality and has white ethnic descent. 

CAPTION: Mary Marquardt is an American Chef SOURCE: Wiki Net Worth

She enrolled and graduated from Liberal Arts College which is located in Ripon, Wisconsin. She then went to Ripon College where she majored in culinary arts. During her college days, she was one of the most famous cheerleaders.

Mary Marquardt's Career Highlight

Marquardt began her career soon after her graduation. She started working as a chef in the United States as her passion was cooking. 

On the other hand, her ex-husband Harrison is a renowned actor best known for his role in the Star Wars trilogy, Indiana Jones, Patriot Games, and Blade Runner. 

The 77-year-old actor was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor and received BAFTA and Golden Globe for Witness. Seven of Ford's films including American Graffiti, The Conversation, Star Wars, The Empire Strikes Back, Blade Runner, and Raiders of the Lost Ark have been inducted into the National Film Registry. 

How Much Mary Marquardt's Net Worth?

As per various sources, Mary is estimated to own net worth of $10 million as of 2020. Most of her fortune came in with her divorce settlement from her then-husband Harrison Ford. 

On the other hand, Ford is estimated at around $300 million as of 2019 as per Celebrity Net Worth. He amassed his fortune from his profession as an actor and aviator. 

Ford received $10,000 ($42,000 after adjusting for inflation) for his role as Han Solo in Star Wars. In 2015, he grabbed a salary of $15 million for reprising his role as Han Solo in the movie Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens. Moreover, Ford pocket about $25 million from a small percentage of the box office gross. 

Is The Mother Of Two Dating Anyone?

Mary Marquardt is single at the moment. She was formerly married to American actor, writer and film producer Harrison Ford. The couple was college sweethearts and exchanged their wedding vows on June 18, 1964.

The duo shared two sons named: Benjamin Ford (b. in 1966) and Willard Ford (b. in 1966). But since the couple couldn't maintain their relationship, they decided to split in 1979.

As per some tabloids, the reason behind their divorce might have been his extra-marital affair as his then-wife caught him in bed with actress Carrie Fisher. Their divorce was finalized in 1979. 

CAPTION: Mary Marquardt with her ex-husband Harrison Ford SOURCE: timetoast

Life After Divorce 

Following their divorce, Marquardt lives a low key life. She rarely appears publically. She is also not much active on social media sites like Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.

On the other hand, her ex-husband, Harrison who later went on to marry Melissa Mathison in 1983. However, the two could not last long and they separated in late 2000 and their divorce was finalized on 6th Jan 2004. The couple has two children, an actor and musician Malcolm Ford, born in 1987 and an actress Georgia Ford, born in 1990. 

In 2010, for the third time, the actor Harrison exchanged the vows with an actress Calista Flockhart. The two organized their wedding ceremony on 15th June, in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Harrison also adopted her son named Liam Flockhart, born on January 1, 2001. 

The couple is living a blissful life as of 2020. 

What Happened To Mary Marquardt?

In 2000, Mary was diagnosed with several sclerosis. While she was fighting with the disease, her elder son took good carer of her. Following her health issues, she discontinued her cooking career.