John Carl Dinklage rose to prominence when his younger son Peter Dinklage became Hollywood's well-known face. Peter portrayed Tyrion Lannister in The Game of Thrones series from 2011 to 2019.
John Carl Dinklage - Married To Wife Diane Dinklage
John Carl Dinklage was a blissfully married man. John walked down the aisle with his girlfriend turned wife, Diane Dinklage. The couple welcomed Jonathan Dinklage in 1965 and Peter Dinklage in 1969. Mr. Dinklage lived a pleasant marital life without getting a divorce.
Speaking of his younger son, Peter exchanged the vows with Erica Schmidt in 2005. The lovely pair are parents of a five-year-old daughter whom they welcomed in 2011 and the second child who arrived in 2019. However, they never publicly discussed their kids' names.
The eldest son "Hamilton" master Jonathan Dinklage and actress Kailee Graham met at an Irish pub. Then the two started dating and got hitched in Pittsburgh in July 2020. The duo had a reception in June 2020 at Mullaney's Harp & Fiddle and shares daughter named August.
In July 2004, John Carl Dinklage tragically died at 72. He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Dianne and two sons. A memorial service was scheduled for July 1, 2004, in Morristown. Rowe-Lanterman arranged funeral arrangements.
How Rich Was John Carl Dinklage?
John Carl Dinklage worked as a salesperson from 9 am to 5 pm. for an insurance firm. He served as an Army First Lieutenant in Korea from 1950 to 1957 and was a member of the Lake Solitude Club. On the other hand, his wife Diane was an elementary school teacher.
Check out the video of Peter Dinklage speaking about the GOT cast playing pranks.
Not to mention, John's son Peter is widely praised for his performance on "Game of Thrones" as Tyrion Lannister and won awards like Four Emmy Awards & Golden Globes. Peter earned $500,000 per episode.
It's reported that the estimated net worth of Peter Dinklage is $25 million. Peter's salary episode was $1.1 million. Meanwhile, John has summoned an impressive net worth of over $600,000.
Quick Facts: John Carl Dinklage
- John Carl Dinklage was born in Glen Ridge.
- Grew up with sister Edna Tapley and brother Ray Dinklage.
- Born to his mother, Florence Dinklage.
- Johns's son Peter played in the comedy film 13 Moons(2002).
- His son Peter has a form of dwarfism, achondroplasia and is only 4 feet 5 inches tall.
- His elder son Jonathan Dinklage is a professional violinist who played in films like The Last Man.
- He has three grandchildren.