Ted Nugent Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, and Career
Ted Nugent Net Worth 2020 – Ted Nugent, an American songwriter, musician, political activist, supporter of the Republican party, and board member of the controversial National Rifle Association is also known for his strong anti-drug and anti-alcohol stance.
He is an advocate for hunting to which he has been widely criticized by an animal rights activist.
Biography of Ted Nugent
Ted Nugent was born on December 13, 1948. He experienced his childhood in Redford, Michigan, United States. His birth name was Theodore Anthony Nugent.
He is the son of Marion Dorothy and Warren Nugent. He has three siblings as John, Jeffrey, Kathy.
He has an interest in music from a young age and started playing music when he was six. Ted Nugent has a mixed ethnicity of Irish, German, Swedish descents. He is American by nationality.
Ted has been married twice. He was married to Sandra Jezwoski from 1970 to 79 who gave birth to two children for him.
A boy named Theodore Tobias “Toby” Nugent and a girl named Sasha Nugent, this was his first marriage.
He gave them up for adoption in their infancy and they were adopted separately and had no contact whatsoever with each other. Their mother Sandra Jezowski died in a car crash in 1982.
With time and in their adulthood they got to know of each other. The boy learned of the existence of his father through his sister’s quest to know him. This became public knowledge in 2010.
Ted Nugent got married to his second wife Shemane Deziel on January 21, 1989. They met while he was a guest on Detroit’s WLLZ-FM where she worked as a member of the news staff.
They have one son who is named Rocco Winchester Nugent.
In 1978 however, Nugent was said to have begun a sexual relationship with a Hawaiian teen named Pele Massa.
He studied at St. Viator High School and William Fremd High School. He formed his first music band, Lourdes, when he was just 14.
The career of Ted Nugent
He had a flair for music right from an early age and actually started playing music for fun when he was just six. He formed his first music band known as Lourdes at the age of 14 which was quite popular at the time.
His music interest took a formal shape in Detroit where he started off by recruiting new members for Amboy Dukes.
They released their self-titled album and won national recognition with the single Journey to the Centre of the Mind in the following year.
However, the success that met this band didn’t keep him there for long as he left the band to pursue a solo career. Doing this, he released his first solo music album which took his name, Ted Nugent.
In the 1980’s he went off the spotlight for a couple of years to come back with a 1995 album titled Spirit of the Wild where he expressed his political views and relationship with nature and hunting.
His return to the spotlight continued gradually and in mid-2000 he held shows that were completely sold out as well as his distribution of a book entitled God, Guns, and Rock-N-Roll.
Ted Nugent Net Worth
Ted Nugent has a net worth of $20 million dollars.