Gene Wilder | Bio,Birthday,Height,Weight,Dating,girlfriend,Wife,Affair,Married life,Ethnicity,Net worth,Fact,Career & Full Details

Gene Wilder

Fact of Gene Wilder:

Full Name Jerome Silberman
Date of birth June 11, 1933
Age  Died in August 29, 2016 (aged 83)
Nickname  Gene Wilder
Marital StatusMarried
Birthplace Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S
Ethnicity White
Religion Atheist
ProfessionActor, screenwriter, director, producer, singer-songwriter, author
Active Year1961–2003 (actor), 1998–2013 (author)
Eye colourBlue
Hair colour Brown
Nationality American
Father  William J. Silberman
Mother Jeanne (Baer)  Silberman
Siblings Corrine Silberman 
Spouse Mary Mercier(22 July 1960 – 1965),  Mary Joan Schutz (27 October 1967 – 24 November 1980), Gilda Radner (18 September 1984 – 20 May 1989), Karen Boyer (8 September 1991 – 29 August 2016)
Height5 feet 10½inches (179 cm)
Education  Washington High School, University of Iowa
Online Presence N/A
Net Worth $ 20 million(till death)

Short and Sweet:

Jerome Silberman, known professionally as Gene Wilder, was an American actor, director, producer, screenwriter, singer-songwriter, and author.He was an Illustrious actor who obtained an Oscar for his first major film performance in The Producers and characterized Willy Wonka in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory. He also performed in Young Frankenstein and Blazing Saddles.In 1962, he won the Clarence Derwent award for the Broadway play “The Complaisant Lover” He is also Primetime Emmy Award winner.He falls on the ethnicity white with nationalist American.He was the son of Jeanne (Baer) and William J. Silberman.His birth sign was Gemini.He was 83 years old when he died on August 29, 2016, in Stamford, Connecticut, U.S.His religion was Atheist.

Early Life and Education:

Going back to his past life, the artist was born on June 11, 1933, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.His father was a manufacturer and salesman of novelty items.Corrine Silberman is his sister.He was enlightened from Washington High School, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States (1951), B.A. Communication And Theater Arts, University Of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, United States (1955), and Old Vic Theatre School, Bristol, England, United Kingdom.He visited the University of Iowa.He grew an interest in acting when his mom caught the rheumatic fever and her doctor requested him to entertain her. His first paid performance as an actor was in a production of Romeo & Juliet as Mercutio.


Gene Wilder inaugurated his movie career in 1967’s Bonnie and Clyde, however, he grew famous as a favorite of writer/director Mel Brooks. His outstanding roles in films such as Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, Young Frankenstein and Blazing Saddles earned him a memorable comedy icon. In his later years, Wilder turned a serious novelist, writing several novels and a memoir.

Personal Life:

Entering into his personal life, his marital status was married.He had four spouses.First, he was married to Mary Mercier(22 July 1960 – 1965) but the duo divorced.Then, he was married to Mary Joan Schutz (27 October 1967 – 24 November 1980).He had daughter Katharine from his wife previous marriage.This duo also got separated.Next, he was married to Gilda Radner (18 September 1984 – 20 May 1989) until her death.Finally, he married with Karen Boyer (8 September 1991 – 29 August 2016) until his death.His sexual orientation was straight.

Statistics and Net Worth:

Reviewing his physical features, he had soft mellow voice, curly brown hair and blue eyes.He was 5 feet 10½inches (179 cm) tall.His body type was average.His net worth was $20 million.