Ginny Newhart is a socialite and the wife of actor Bob Newhart. She gained limelight because of her husband. He is a leading American standup comedian and actor best known for his deadpan and stammering delivery style.
Ginny Newhart Married to Bob Newhart
Ginny Newhart was introduced to Bob Newhart by mutual friend Buddy Hackett on a blind date. Eventually, after kindling romance for years, they end up getting married on January 12, 1963.
In the lifetime voyage, the couple became parents to two sons and two daughters namely Robert, Timothy, Jennifer, and Courtney. Regardless of being a renowned personality, Ginny, as well as her spouse, manages to put their kids away from the spotlight. Ginny's children work in the entertainment fraternity as actors and production assistants.
Ginnie and Bob have successfully crossed fifty-seven years of marriage. In addition to that, the pair said there's something about laughter and the longevity of marriage during an interview with People on November 1, 2020. According to the 91-year old, laughter is the key to his long-lasting marriage.
Not only that, the father to four revealed he has Buddy Hackett to thank for introducing him to his wife, as the late comedian and actor set the duo up on a blind date. Both of them are Catholic and three-quarters Irish.
How Much Is Ginny Newhart Net Worth?
Ginny Newhart rose to fame after appearing in the last episode of Newhart in 1982. The entires series was based on a dream of "Dr. Bob Hartley" of The Bob Newhart Show. Later on, she came up with the idea for Newhart: The Last Newhart in 1990. It would not surprise you if said, Ginny is skillful and multitalented because she consistently supported her husband in his work.
Mrs. Newhart was a celebrity contestant on Super Password in 1986 and 1988. She portrayed herself on TV shows like Its Your Bet (1970) and Tattletales (1976). Walking into a lifestyle and real estate properties, Quinn lived in a Wallage-Neff designed Bel Air Mansion until it was sold out in May 2016 for $14.5 million.
Ginny's husband who is worth a colossal $65 million spent over $4.2 million to purchase a 1.4-acre land in Bel Air, California equivalent to $8 million today after adjusting inflation.
Ginny Newhart Quick Facts
- Ginny Newhart was born as Virginia "Ginnie" Quinn in 1940 in New York City.
- Ginny celebrates her birthday every 9 December which makes her 79 years of age.
- Virginia "Ginny" Quinn is a daughter of character actor Bill Quinn and Mary Catherine Roden.
- Ginny Newhart has two siblings both of whom are mysterious.
- Ginny's sun sign is Sagittarius.
- Virginia Quinn holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
- Virginia Quinn stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches and weighs 65 kg.