Wayne Newton Biography

(American actor, singer)

Relationship Facts of Wayne Newton

  • Wayne Newton is married to Kathleen McCrone.
  • Wayne Newton married on April 09, 1994.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 232 days 💑
  • He is father of Two(Lauren Ashley, Eric Newton).
  • Wayne Newton is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

More about the relationship

Talking about his relationship details, Wayne Newton is happily living a married life with his partner, Kathleen McCrone who is a lawyer by profession. The couple tied the knot on 9 April 1994 after meeting for the first time in Wayne’s performance.

Moreover, Wayne and Kathleen welcomed their first child as a daughter, Lauren Ashley, born on 29 April 2002.

Earlier, he was in a marital relationship with Elaine Okamura. The former couple tied the knot on 1 June 1968 and welcomed a child, Erin Newton. Sadly, they separated in 1985 without any unclosed reason.

Facts/ Trivia

  • His birth sign is Aries.
  • His birth name is Carson Wayne Newton.
  • Wayne is also known by the name, Mr. Las Vegas, The Midnight Idol, Mr. Entertainment, and Mr. New Vegas.
  • Singer Tony Orlando prosecuted him for locking him out of the Branson, Missouri, nightclub that the two co-owned.
  • Newton had a #1 hit song on the American pop charts named “Daddy, Don’t You Walk So Fast”.
  • The star has been diagnosed with a viral infection in the heart called cardiomyopathy.
  • Wayne was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 6909 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood.

Who is Wayne Newton?

Wayton Newton is a well-recognized American singer and actor. Newton is widely famed as one of the best-recognized entertainers in Las Vegas.

Moreover, some of his popular songs consist of 1972’s “Daddy, Don’t You Walk so Fast”, “Years”, and “Red Roses for a Blue Lady”.

Wayne Newton- Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

Wayne Newton was born on 3 April 1942. At present, he is an 80-year-old star. Likewise, his birthplace is Norfolk, Virginia, the USA.

Wayne is the son of his father, Patrick Newton whereas his mother is Evelyn Marie Smith. Moreover, he has an older brother named Jerry.

Talking about his nationality, Newton holds an American identity whereas his ethnicity is English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, and German.

Regarding education, the star completed his higher study at North High School.

Wayne Newton- Professional Life, Careers

Wayne began his career in a support role for a different role which he earned from different icons. He then earned a gold disc by the R.I.A.A. in July 1972 for his recording of “Daddy, Don’t You Walk So Fast” that was sold over one million copies. Further, the song reached #1 in Australia.

Likewise, on 23 May 1989, Newton’s live stage show was aired as a pay-per-view event named Wayne Newton Live in Concert. The actor then hit #1 on the Cashbox Pop and Country charts with an Elvis Presley-inspired song, “The Letter”.

The entertainment star succeeded Bob Hope as chairman of the USO Celebrity Circle in 2001. He then began his reality television show on E! in January 2005 named The Entertainer. Moreover, he was the grand marshal of the 80th Annual Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival in Winchester, Virginia.

Freshly, in June 2020, Wayne appeared on television commercials in North America being a spokesperson for Caesars Entertainment to support the reopening of Caesars Entertainment resorts at the time of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Wayne Newton- Net worth, Salary

As per celebrity net worth, Wayne Newton has an estimated net worth of $50 million. Once upon a time, he filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in 1992 to reorganize $20 million of debts, most of which he spent while suing NBC for libel.

Further, the IRS filed a case against Newton claiming he and his wife owed more than $1.8 million in taxes and penalties. Wayne and his family stayed at a 39-acre palatial estate in Paradise from the 1960s until 2010. Adding to it, the star bought five surrounding acres in 1966 and expanded it to 40 acres.

Newton reportedly spent $4 million constructing the primary house and designed the house himself. However, he sold 80% of his property amid a bankruptcy restructuring. his theme park plans were ultimately abandoned and were listed for $70 million.

Wayne Newton- Rumors, Controversy

Wayne was the partner of the Aladdin Hoel from 1980 to 1982 creating a number of lawsuits and a failed attempt. In 1992, he filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy to reorganize an estimated $20 million in debts. His bankruptcy consists of a $341,00o Internal Revenue Service tax lien.

Additionally, in 2009, a lawsuit was made where Newton was charged with failing to pay $32,384 for hay delivered to his Las Vegas ranch. Newton was gained charged with owing GMAC $36,999 for a lease on a Cadillac.

Body features- Height, Weight

80 years old star, Wayne has handsome looks and an admirable personality. He stands at a height of 6feet 2inches. Also, he has a balanced body weight of 85 kg.

Furthermore, Newton has black eyes whereas his hair is black.

Nevertheless, the great entertainer has never mentioned other physical details in the public yet.

Social Media

Regarding his social media presence, Wayne Newton is an active personality on social media. Wayne has more than 5k followers on his official Instagram account @waynenetwonmrlv.

He is also active on Twitter with around 8k followers.

Moreover, Newton is also available on Facebook with nearly 6.7k fans and supporters.

 

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