Nancy Putkoski Net Worth 2020, Biography, Early Life, Personal Life

Nancy Putkoski Net Worth 2020, Biography, Early Life, Personal Life, Career and Achievement

Nancy Putkoski Net Worth – Nancy Putkoski is mostly acknowledged as the former wife of late American Chef and TV Host, Anthony Bourdain. The couple, who was more than a companion, ended their 20 years of relationship in 2005 pushing the celebrity host into depression.

Early Life, Family, and Education of Nancy Putkoski

Nancy Putkoski studied at Vassar College. She never had an interest in television and featuring on her ex-better half’s show. Due to her secretive nature, she has kept the details of her birthday and age to herself. However, her ex-husband, Anthony used to celebrate his birthday lavishly on the 25th of June

Personal Life

Being the wife of a renowned and famous Chef, Nancy’s matrimony with Anthony lasted for two decades. She was older than Anthony, who would have turned 62 years of age in 2018. Anthony reportedly graduated high school early to bond with his love interests in college.

The pair were the high school sweethearts where Nancy was famous as”bad girl” and used to spent most of her time with friends involved in drugs. After dating for a couple of years, the lovebirds decided to tie the nuptials on 1985. The duo never had any child because he was least interested in starting a family.

However, their long-lasting matrimony hit the roadblocks when they decided to have a divorce 20 years later in 2005. Anthony often mentioned that distance due to his professional career caused the separation.

Her former beau was shaken mentally and emotionally after their split. He did not value his own life and had acted the harmful way. Anthony behaved recklessly and was smoking pot and drinking during the hardest phase of his life.

Talking about his fallen nuptials, Anthony on his 2012 conversation for Daily life referred to Nancy as the love of his life and told that she was his partner in crime.

Two years later, her ex-husband, Anthony married mixed martial artist Ottavia Busia on 20 April 2007.

Anthony had to live 250 days of a year apart from his second wife and daughter, Ariane Bourdain, which became a strain. After nine years of married life, Anthony and Ottavia divorced in 2016.

In 2017, Bourdain began dating Italian actress Asia Argento after she appeared on the Rome episode of Parts Unknown. Anthony committed suicide at a French hotel Le Chambard on 8 June 2018. The actress had also released a statement on the untimely demise of her partner which states,

While her late beau had been in multiple affairs, Nancy till now has never thought of starting a new relationship and has never spoken to any media tabloids about her former partner’s death.

Following his suicide, his former partner, New York Columnist Paula Froelich, who he dated back in 2005, wrote a powerfully written message about depression.


Talking about Putkoski’s career, we know, Nancy is a housewife. Other than this, no other information is available regarding her works. Neither Nancy nor her husband ever spoke about her career. there is no any information revealed regarding Nancy’s works. Her husband, Anthony had also not spoken about her works and career.


Nancy does have any distinct job of which her net worth is hidden from her bio. However, talking about her late husband earnings, Anthony Bourdain had summoned the net worth of $16 million from his work as a food television host.

He added a significant portion of earnings from his 2000 New York Times bestselling non-fiction book, Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly. His first salary as a TV Host was for the Food Network TV Program, A Cook’s Tour back in 2000.