Frank Gifford Net Worth
Frank Gifford Net Worth: Frank Gifford was an American football player and sportscaster who had a net worth of $18 million dollars. Frank Gifford was born August 16, 1930 in Santa Monica, California. He attended the University of Southern California on a football scholarship and, after graduating in 1952, played receiver and running back for the New York Giants until 1965. Even while an active player, Gifford acted as sports broadcaster on radio and television, first on CBS then ABC. In 1971 he became a regular on ABC-TV with Monday Night Football and Wide World of Sports as well as occasional specials, and wrote and co-wrote several books on football. The winner of many awards, he was elected to the National Football Foundation Football Hall of Fame in 1975 and won an Emmy for Outstanding Sports Personality (1977). He began his NFL career with the New York Giants, playing both offense and defense, a rarity when platoon football became popular after World War II. He made eight Pro Bowl appearances and had five trips to the NFL Championship Game. Gifford's biggest season was arguably 1956, when he won the Most Valuable Player award of the NFL, and led the Giants to the NFL title over the Chicago Bears. Gifford is a Board Member for the Lott IMPACT Trophy, named after Ronnie Lott, and has given annually to college football's Defensive IMPACT Player of the Year. Frank Gifford married popular talk show host and singer Kathie Lee Epstein on October 18, 1986 and they had two children, son Cody and daughter Cassidy. Frank Gifford died on August 9, 2015 at the age of 84. In his will, Frank's liquid assets were valued at $10 million. He also owned a $2.5 million house in Florida and co-owned a $22 million mansion in Connecticut with his wife.