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Garrison Keillor Net Worth 2022, Biography, Family, Kids, Career, Physical Appearance and more

Garrison Keillor

Garrison Keillor  is an American voice actor,  singer and  author.  He is mainly famous  for his radio show A Prairie Home Companion.

Early Life & Biography

 Gary  Edward “Garrison” Keillor was born on 7 August,1942 in Anoka , Minnesota to parents  Grace  Ruth and  John Philip Keillor. He has five siblings and he is on third number among  three brothers and two sisters. His father worked as a carpenter  and a postal worker. His paternal grandparents  was from  Kingston, Ontario and maternal grandparents  were scottish emigrants  from Glasgow. Keillor graduated from Anoka High School in 1960 and earned a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Minnesota in 1966. He began his broadcasting career while still in college at Radio K, a student-run radio station.

Affairs & Personal Life

Keillor was married three times. In 1965 he was married to  Mary  Guntzel  and couple had one son , was born in 1969. But his marriage life was ended in 1976.  In 1985, he was married to Ulla  Skaerved but again this marriage unsuccessful and ended in year 1990.  In 1995, he was married to  classical string player  Jenny  Lind  Nilsson . Couple  have one daughter-Maya Grace  Keillor.

He had relationship with Margaret Moos, who was the producer  of A Prairie Home  Companion.

Awards

  • In 1990, the American Academy of Arts and Letters awarded Keillor the Medal for Spoken Language.
  • In 1999, the National Endowment for the Humanities awarded him the National Humanities Medal.
  • Garrison Keillor received the first The Moth Award – Honoring the Art of the Raconteur in 2007 at the annual Moth Ball, a non-profit storytelling organisation based in New York City.

Age, Height, Weight

Garrison Keillor’s age is  80 as today’s date 16 May 2022. His height is 6’4”  and weight is around 80 kg.

Net Worth of  Garrison  Keillor in 2022

In year 2022 Keillor’s net worth  is $5 million. He got success from entertainment industry as both as radio host  and an author.

Written by Upasna Sharma

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